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Today's businesses have to be able to do it all. At the same time, businesses need to protect themselves from external threats.

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Why A TechStars Alum Is Betting On Chicago's Small Business Community

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She's launched, fundraised and exited and now TechStars alum Sharon Schneider is on a mission to scale local businesses in Chicago

How Small Businesses Can Effectively Use the Sharing Economy

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When used in the right places, any small business can save capital in almost any sector. Outsourcing small tasks. Business trips.

Twitter Link Roundup #275 – Fascinating Stuff for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

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Small Business and Startups: Teams and Transparency | crowdSPRING Blog –  crowdspring.co/1d6ad8g. We love dreams. Now wake up! Once

Twitter Link Roundup #268 – Pristine Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

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Small business Congress-watch: Some Pending Bills (and Why They Matter) | @crowdSPRING Blog –  bit.ly/1DPsePt. And again? Enjoy! 1Gwz4tZ.

Small Business and Startups: How Do I Thank You?

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For many small business owners saying thanks to your team is a head-scratcher. Mom taught us well. Yikes. Say it! Sit down next to him.

How a Small Business Can Compete With the Big Guys at SEO

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You’re running a small business. What most small businesses do with SEO is exactly what they shouldn’t do. Cheer up!

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Twitter Link Roundup #264 – Quintessential Resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

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Snapchat for Small Business: Consider 3 Key Factors crowdspring.co/1xWxtu0. Why Aren’t Women-Owned Businesses Growing Faster?

Twitter Link Roundup #242 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, Marketing and More

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We are so proud to be a part of the entrepreneurial and technology community in Chicago where we are based. Looking for business card ideas?

Twitter Link Roundup #287 – Cool Stuff Small Business, Startups, and Designers!

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How to Map Out the Business That You Want to Build crowdspring.co/1g7wvIh. Businesses You Can Start From Your Couch crowdspring.co/1i8Ew0X.

Twitter Link Roundup #262 – MegaResources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

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Small Business and Startups: Mind the Gap | crowdSPRING Blog – [link]. – Small Biz Daily crowdspring.co/1wFfoFj. OK then.

Why Small Towns Are Boons for Small Business

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

What is it about small towns that attracts small businesses? But this doesn''t mean small/mid-sized towns are for everyone.

Public Relations Tips for Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs [Webinar Recap]

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To grow a business, most entrepreneurs know that they should be implementing PR strategies. want to be in business media.” appreciate it.

Small Business Spotlight of the Week: NuCrepes

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Imagine my delight when crepe shops began popping up around the city of Chicago. Not only was the food good, but the place was insanely busy.

Small Business Spotlight of the Week: Simply Smart Tech

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Well, if you happen to be a company in Chicago, search no more! This week’s Small Business Spotlight is Simply Smart Tech.

Small business and startups: 5 great self-service HR resources

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We use SurePayroll , a Chicago-based startup (now a division of PayChex ) and their solution is economical, simple, and reliable. Norton. Rafik.

Small Business Spotlight of the Week: Orazure Hand Roasted Coffee

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I recently got back from a cross-country road trip where I drove from Chicago to Portland, OR. think that’s a tall order.

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 #237 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, 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!

Young Businesses, Not Small Businesses, Create Jobs

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An economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago says innovative startups less than four years old are the true leaders in job growth.

Twitter Link Roundup #216 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, 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 #172 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, 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!

[Infographic] The Truth Behind Small Business Lending

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With the exception of credit cards, business loans are now sold mainly face-to-face and also involve an underwriter. Doing all that.

Small Business and Startups: End-of-Year Mishegoss, 2011 Version

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Plan ahead.  A new year is the perfect metaphor for a strategic assessment and a great opportunity to rethink your approach to the business.

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 #198 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, 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 #235 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, 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!

Summer Tour: Facebook Hosting Small Business Events

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A new Facebook event series will focus on tips and tech tools for small businesses. Facebook is arguably one of a small business'' most crucial tools for social media marketing and consumer engagement. including New York, Miami, Austin, Chicago, and, of course, Menlo Park.

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Twitter Link Roundup #132 – 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 #215 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, 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 #254 – Sweet, Sweet resources for Small Business, Startups, and Design!

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Regulatory Issues That Could Affect Your Business in 2015 crowdspring.co/1xUxgHu. Measles, anyone? OK then. Enjoy! 1KU2R4R. 1xUxgHu. 1BPklvz.

Twitter Link Roundup #157 – 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 #118 – 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 #104 – 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! The graphic above is one frame from an infographic on how small businesses are using social media.  Lean Marketing tips: business card as selling tool – [link].

Twitter Link Roundup #203 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, 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 #102 – 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 #185 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, 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 #207 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, 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 #222 – Small Business, Startups, Innovation, Social Media, Design, 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 Business and Startups: The True “Lean” Movement

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We work incredibly hard every day,  and we focus intently on our businesses, our customers, and our employees but pay little attention to ourselves.