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How To Tweak Your Small Business for Success

How To Tweak Your Small Business for Success

Small-business owners usually don’t have the time or money to routinely make big changes to their businesses. However, you can consider easy changes that have the potential to make a big difference to your company’s bottom line. Here are four tweaks you can make to help ensure you spend your money wisely and increase your

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Sometimes Small Business Strategy Shifts are Needed For Success

Sometimes in business we start with a product or service, a solution to a very specific problem. It’s very clear to us, and it’s clear to our prospects and our clients. We have great messaging because it’s easy, because we understand the problem we solve. We can build our message around it. And then something

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7 Tips for Small Business Startup Success

If you’re looking to start your own company, you’re probably well aware of the rather daunting statistics for launching a successful small business. According to the SBA Office of Advocacy, “About half of all new establishments survive five years or more and about one-third survive 10 years or more.” The outlook for startups isn’t rosy,

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10 Tips for Making Your Startup A Success

10 Tips for Making Your Startup A Success

The entrepreneur community has been buzzing with the story of Yahoo acquiring Tumblr. The Internet giant purchased the site founder David Karp launched from his mother’s Manhattan apartment for $1.1 billion. At only 26-years-old, Karp is expected to receive up to $220 million from the deal.  Though he eventually took venture funding, Karp launched his

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5 Small Business Success Tips for Women Entrepreneurs

5 Small Business Success Tips for Women Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship is great for so many reasons. From having more flexible work hours to being your own boss and everything in between, it’s no wonder more and more people are starting their own businesses, especially women. But running a business, no matter how big or how small, is no easy feat. Laura Miller, president of

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6 Business Start Up Tips For Ultimate Success

You have a great idea and are ready to begin building your business, but how do you know where to start? What are the first steps that you should take? Below are a few tips to get you started in the right direction. Have a Plan & Work That Plan The first step toward starting

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Top 10 Rules for Small Business Success

Leave Your Comfort Zone Never accept the idea that this is the way you’ve always done it. Never accept that a new idea or technology could never work for you. Sell Soft Don’t ever hard sell. Solve problems. Satisfy wants. Do what is truly best for your customer. Fanatical Optimism The glass must always be

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10 Great Tips for Success in Both Life and Business

Sometimes what helps us to be successful in our professional lives is not such a great idea in our personal lives — competition is a quality that comes to mind. At the same time, we all have a limited amount of time each day to do the things that we want to do. So for

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21 Success Tips for Young and Aspiring Entrepreneurs

21 Success Tips for Young and Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Being successful often means learning from those who have already achieved their goals. Having a mentor is an amazing blessing to an entrepreneur, but not everyone can find one in person. If you haven’t yet found your personal business guru, here are 21 tips for young or aspiring entrepreneur to help get you started. 1.

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15 Critical Business Success Tips for Startups and Small Businesses

Although it’s hard to clearly identify what success factors have been the most critical during our journey on “the road less traveled,” here are the ones that I believe have made the most impact on me, on our company, on our amazing employees, and — most of all — on our valued customers. 1. Be

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