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Small Business Pinterest Starter Guide

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Are you wondering how you can leverage Pinterest for your small business? But is Pinterest right for your small business?

Too Many Small Businesses Still Ignore Social Media

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His business has since closed, but his mindset is still out there. Don’t mix your personal and business profiles or messages.

What Small Business Opportunities Does the Future Hold?

Up and Running

You could choose to start an already-popular business;  o r, you could choose an industry based on experience, or a skill you already have.

7 Low-Budget Small Business Marketing Ideas

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There are a few different ways to market a small business with little or no money. Business Cards. Email. Freebies. Invoices.

Small Businesses and Startups: Worst. Advice. Ever.

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A few weeks ago I wrote about New Year ‘s resolutions for small businesses , but the other day I realized I had left one out.

Why Cloud Is A Big Deal For Small Business [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Rackspace® — [INFOGRAPHIC] Hosting to Storage: Why the Cloud is a Big Deal for Small Businesses. Good for small biz, or not so much?

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Demystifying Small Business Valuation

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A successful small business sale begins with a solid grasp of business valuation. Period.

The Marketing Power of Small Business Ethics

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Running a small business means you are up against bigger companies with seriously fat budgets and established reputations.

Small Business and Startup Tips: Pricing and Analysis

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Periodically every business needs to take a fresh look at pricing their products or services. Here are five tips that should help: 1. ” 3.

Small Business and Startups: 5 DIY Things To Do For Your Brand!

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good place to start is with your marketing strategy and for many small businesses this means a serious look at branding strategy. Listen!

5 tips to getting small business financing

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It’s no secret that small businesses can have a hard time getting financing. Demonstrate that your business generates steady cash flow.

Why tech-based small businesses and startups should make design a priority

The Next Web

Thinking about starting a new small business or startup that is heavily technology-based? Chances are, it isn’t. Square. Time Wave.

Why Owning a Small Business Is Equal Parts Gratifying and Terrifying

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Small Business Is a Path. Owning a small business is now the dream of most and surest path to living the life you were meant to live.

Best Social Media Tools For Your Small Business

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Do you want to know how you can best leverage social media to help your small business succeed and increase revenues? HootSuite. Buffer.

Why We Love Small Business Saturday

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For small businesses, local retailers, and mom and pop shops, a good economy can translate to strong sales and a smile on that local merchants face.

Small Business and Startup Tips: 5 Marketing Mistakes to Avoid

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Marketing your small business is simple, right? Related posts: Small business and startup tips: training day!

[Infographic] How Small Businesses Get Funding

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One of the greatest challenges faced by entrepreneurs is raising sufficient funds to start, continue or even expand the business.

The Economic Clout of Women-Owned Small Businesses [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Did you know that women start businesses at 1.5x the U.S. Related posts: How Small Businesses Are Using Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC].

Small Business and Startups: 5 Tips For Keeping the Books

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The first quarter of the business year is a great time to put in place or review your accounting and bookkeeping systems. Know your accountant.

Survey: Best States for Small Business

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A new survey of more than 6,000 small businesses determines which areas are most inviting for entrepreneurs. ”

It's Official: America Loves Small Business

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Report: Compared to major corporations, small businesses have won the hearts and minds of consumers. Well, most of them, anyway.

Twitter Link Roundup #134 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more!

How to Start a Small Business in a Few Hours

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Starting a business is surprisingly simple--you just need to take the first step. Get your business license. Get a business bank account.

Location-Based Advertising: Good for Small Businesses?

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One method of advertising that should never be overlooked for certain small businesses is that of location-based advertising.

6 Small Business Website Must-Haves

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Owning and running a small business now most certainly requires the inclusion of an effective website. Even the smallest business is expected to have at least some sort of web presence.  Simply paying the kid down the street to set up a run-of-the-mill boring website is more than likely not worth your money.  Being a

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) For Small Business

YoungUpstarts

For SMEs (small-medium sized enterprise), efficiency and integration are key to managing time and processes. by Monica Shepherd, TradeGecko.

5 Trends That Will Shape Small Business in 2013

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Lucky for you, for the past three years at Open Forum , I’ve been suggesting imminent trends that will most impact small businesses in the coming year.

10 New Years Resolutions For Small Businesses and Startups

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Here then are 10 new-year-business-resolutions for 2012! 1. If you haven’t been attentive to this in 2011, start in 2012.

Twitter Link Roundup #123 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more!

Twitter Link Roundup #127 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more!

Twitter Link Roundup #126 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more!

Small Businesses Spending More And More On Social Media

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According to a newly released study from Borrell Associates, small businesses are spending more of their budgets on social media.

7 Most Important Online Marketing Tactics for Any Small Business

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Below are what I believe are the most important online marketing tactics for any small business. photo credit: cleev.

By All Accounts: Eleven Essential Bookkeeping Accounts For Any Small Business Owner

YoungUpstarts

When you first started your business, you probably ran out of the gates with lots of energy and ideas. You were focused on the big picture.

Twitter Link Roundup #135 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more!

Twitter Link Roundup #124 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more!

7 Natural Advantages of Small Business

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Even in cultures that are very government and big business centered, small business is seen as the future of both growth and stability.

Small Business and Startups: 3 Essentials for Customer Service

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If it is within your power to grant a request, and the cost to your company is small or nonexistent  the default answer should always be a “yes.”

Twitter Link Roundup #131 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more!

Twitter Link Roundup #159 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

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These posts and videos are about logo design , web design , startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more!