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Tips to Grow Your Startup/ Small Business by Asking Better Questions

To be a successful entrepreneur, you must possess passion and drive, as well as the follow-through to turn ideas into reality. Your desire to be successful must be at the forefront of your mind with everything you do. Additionally, you must always be learning. Sometimes the best thing you can do to grow your business …

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Duda vs. SquareSpace: Which is the better website builder?

Recently, comprehensive website builders have emerged on the market, making it possible for small business owners to create their own website without any prior experience. The downside is that many of these website builders have now evolved with very similar features and functionality, making it time-consuming to research the difference between them. What sets them …

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Why Project Management Tools for Small Businesses are Essential

Eventually, nearly everyone has the opportunity to manage a project. Projects vary in size, complexity, and scope — from hosting a staff holiday party to building a skyscraper, but all projects share two features that make them different from other business endeavors. Projects are temporary. All projects have defined beginning and end in time. Projects …

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Minority-Owned Business Grants & Opportunities: How to Get Started

Starting a minority-owned small business offers a variety of benefits. Many state and federal agencies (as well as Fortune 500 corporations) want to do business with minority-owned businesses. You can also receive a variety of minority-owned business grants and other opportunities. If you’re a minority and you have thought about starting a business, there are …

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How Santa eats so many cookies

Part Four of Santa the Small Business owner. Even though Santa only has one location, the North Pole, he still has a lot of customers all over the world, and lots to do in preparation for his biggest day of business. How does he do it? Well, luckily Santa has software solutions to optimize his …

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Small Business Saturday is Coming! Are You Ready?

  Are you ready for Small Business Saturday 2017? This year, it falls on November 25th which is a short time away! If you have not been preparing, or if you have not heard of Small Business Saturday before, it is time to get involved: according to gathered data from 2016, 112 million people went …

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Marketing Techniques for Small Business Saturday 2017

  Small Business Saturday is coming! Are you ready? The CUE Experts have some recommendations for how to get your business ready and promote yourself to get the most customers. Promote Yourself with Printed Marketing Materials Flyers, banners, window stickers and more can help to get the word out to people including those who are …

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15 Original Ways to Include the Holiday Season in Your Marketing

  With ecommerce making up the majority of the way that shoppers buy during the holiday season, having a marketing strategy that incorporates holiday benefits for buying online can be a great way to entice and persuade shoppers to buy from you. That’s why we asked 15 members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) the following …

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4 Personal Branding Tips for Small Business Owners

  What do Neil Patel, Seth Godin, and Gary Vaynerchuk have in common? They’ve all created amazing personal brands around their ideas and expertise, that not only power their businesses but have also established them as thought leaders in their industry. Many small business owners underestimate the power of brand building. Personal branding allows you …

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How to set SMART Small Business Goals and achieve success

Every successful business has clearly set and articulated goals to attain specific objectives. Yet, in the world of small business, many businesses lack a focused goal. “Get more business” is a typical reply of small business owners when asked of future plans. Any self-respecting CEO would be tossed out of a shareholder meeting for uttering …

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