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Young Entrepreneurs: How to Prepare for Small Business Ownership While You’re Still in College

Wed, 24 May 2017 03:17:46 +0000

(image) If you’re a college student and an aspiring entrepreneur, here are five things you can do now to get a head start on the entrepreneurial track.

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Don’t Let Bad Emails or Texts Cost You Sales

Wed, 24 May 2017 03:10:06 +0000

(image) There’s no doubt that email and texting are fast and efficient ways to reach your customers. But you also need to be sure you don’t lose any business because of them.

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10 Intellectual Property Strategies for Technology Startups

Tue, 23 May 2017 12:55:14 +0000

(image) Intellectual property (IP) issues often are among the most important considerations that a technology startup will encounter. We present 10 important steps all tech startups should take.

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12 Ways to Attract Millennial Talent

Tue, 23 May 2017 12:32:05 +0000

(image) Bringing in a younger generation of workers is crucial to a company's long-term success. Here are ways (big and small) to attract millennials to your business.

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7 Must-Ask Questions for Your Inbound Sales Leads

Tue, 23 May 2017 12:12:08 +0000

(image) Qualify your sales leads by asking the right lead-qualifying questions. You’ll avoid having good sales leads fall through the cracks, while also avoiding the problem of wasting time on “bad” leads.

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6 Surprising Ways Your Local Government Can Help Your Business

Mon, 22 May 2017 12:55:40 +0000

(image) Did you know your local government is one of the best small business marketing resources available to you? Here are six ways it can help your business grow.

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Coworking Spaces: The Office Trend Every Entrepreneur Needs to Consider

Mon, 22 May 2017 12:30:02 +0000

(image) A growing number of entrepreneurs today are discovering the benefits (and not so obvious benefits) of running their businesses from a coworking space. Here are pros and cons.

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What Social Networks Do Your Customers Care About?

Fri, 19 May 2017 12:58:31 +0000

(image) You know you need to be marketing to your customers on social media. Depending on your target demographic, learn which social networks will get the most attention for your small business.

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Can You Afford a Public Relations Firm? Five Things You Should Know

Fri, 19 May 2017 12:52:42 +0000

(image) When you hire a PR firm, you can get everything from press releases and media relations to expert positioning, stunts, event planning, and more. The cost? It depends.

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12 Signs It’s Time to Let a Salesperson Go 

Thu, 18 May 2017 12:15:33 +0000

(image) If one of your sales reps starts to underperform, how do you know if it’s really time for them to go? Entrepreneurs share 12 telltale signs.

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The Benefits of Hiring Former Athletes

Wed, 17 May 2017 15:00:45 +0000

(image) Next time you’re hiring, consider interviewing former college athletes. They tend to possess many of the positive attributes that you would want in your employees.

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3 Ways to Fund a Growing Startup

Tue, 16 May 2017 12:21:03 +0000

(image) Securing a cash infusion for your business can be tough, if you don't know where to look. These three options can help you get the funding you need.

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How to Hire the Best Employees in a Strong Economy

Tue, 16 May 2017 12:05:39 +0000

(image) When your labor pool is shrinking, you will need to do some creative recruiting to reach the most qualified job candidates. Here’s how.

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4 Things to Know About Business Debt

Mon, 15 May 2017 12:30:30 +0000

(image) Don't let the fear of business debt keep you from starting or growing your business. Here are 4 tips to successfully deal with debt.

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How to Get a Business Loan If Your Credit’s Not So Hot

Mon, 15 May 2017 12:10:50 +0000

(image) There are more options today for entrepreneurs who might have less-than-stellar credit to get loans. Here’s what to do if your credit is struggling and you need business financing.

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