Author: Misa Chien

3 Classic Mistakes New Small Business Owners Make (and How to Prevent Them)

With a small budget in hand and a big dream in your heart, your trek on the small business highway begins. If you’re like most new business owners, you’ll learn as you go and make plenty of mistakes. It’s to be expected. While many of your foibles will be par for the course and can …

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5 Creative Ways to Market Your Small Business

You put a lot of work into your small business, but to truly succeed you need a strong marketing plan. After you cover the basics, it’s time to move on to some creative ways to get the word out about what you have to offer. SEO Search engine optimization helps you improve the position that …

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5 Ways to Build a Stronger Life-Work Balance

Business owners are passionate about their companies. They spend as much time as possible refining and improving it. Whether meeting customer needs or developing a new product to scale the business forward, entrepreneurs spend a significant amount of their time focused on growth and success. This leaves little time to enjoy the spoils of that …

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5 Productivity Hacks for Small Businesses in 2018

Photo Courtesy of Betterment.com The word ‘productivity’ has always been synonymous to ‘time.’ Having previously owned Nom Nom Truck, a food truck that was up and running across multiple cities in California, 7 days a week, I have been well-assimilated to these two words. And in the process of running my own business, I developed …

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