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Small Business Tips: 5 Things You Can Learn from Google & Facebook

Two of the biggest businesses around have recently hit—or are about to hit—major milestones. Google celebrated its 15th birthday last year, and Facebook turns 10 next month. But it’s important to note that Facebook and Google haven’t always been the … Continue reading

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The Power of the Trade Show Takeaway

What to Keep in Mind When Selecting Trade Show Promotional Products Your trade show bling needs to be GOOD in order to attract traffic to your booth. Here’s what to keep in mind when selecting promotional products for your trade … Continue reading

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3 Cyber Monday Marketing Tactics Small Biz Owners Can Use

We might be thinking about turkey, stuffing, and cranberry sauce right now, but in less than a week, many of us will be celebrating Cyber Monday. It’s a big day for online retailers, but there’s a lot to learn from … Continue reading

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Giving Back: The Importance of Supporting Your Local Community

November is a popular time to give back and give thanks for all that we have. But for small businesses, it’s important to support and give back to the local community year-round. Here are six reasons why:

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The Secret Sauce to a Thriving Business: Think Employee Development & Training

Follow these 7 tips for better employee development Sure, you onboard and train new employees, right? But do you have a plan in place for developing and training your employees on an on-going basis? Here’s what you need to think … Continue reading

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TV, Laundry, & Naps – Oh My! Telecommuting Tips from the Frontlines

Avoid Common Work-From-Home Pitfalls According to a Reuters poll from June 2012, approximately one in five workers worldwide telecommutes, and nearly 10 percent work from home every day. Reuters notes, “It is a trend that has grown and one which … Continue reading

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5 Brands Rocking Pinterest: What Your Business Can Learn from the Big Guys

In our last post, we discussed how b2c businesses can market themselves on Pinterest. Now let’s look at some successful brands and talk about what you can learn (and borrow!) from them.

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