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Up and Running

Now, France and other countries are pushing Google to extend these protections to its global sites. ” . The shifting internet.

When Small Businesses Meet Big Opportunities

YoungUpstarts

Right from the start, Jane recognized the potential of exporting and designed a business model comprising physical and online stores.

HOW TO: Build an App for Your Small Business

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Twitter Link Roundup #83 – 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!

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Twitter Link Roundup #82 – Small Business, Social Media, Design, Copywriting, Marketing And More

crowdSPRING Blog

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

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Find Local Service Providers With Aladom.com

YoungUpstarts

He was finding it incredibly difficult looking for babysitters to care for his kids while living in France and wasted much time doing so.

Making Social Media Work For SMEs

YoungUpstarts

In today’s super-connected, always-on era, businesses of almost any size can reach markets and customers beyond their borders with unprecedented ease.

The Price of Tea In China Does Matter for Small Business

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

He's a no-nonsense, small business owner who will never be rich, but will always turn a profit, and provide for his family. rest my case.

Interview with Olivier Baudoux, Founder & CEO for DrivAd, Inc.

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

As an entrepreneur in France, the environment, mentalities and rules of the game are just not in your favor. and your hometown?

Small Business Spotlight of the Week: Alfred Jorgensen Laboratory

crowdSPRING Blog

What’s the single best small biz resource that you’ve found (magazine, website, blog, etc.)? The power of prevarication!

SMEs Are Riding Global Wave of eCommerce – But Logistics Concerns See Many Swimming Against Tide

YoungUpstarts

With this huge growth set to continue, all kinds of businesses in Asia can benefit from the new world of eCommerce.

Be Nice To Everyone. It's Worth It.

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Devon sketched out his ideas for an Airbus 390, found the address himself, and with a stamp from Mom, mailed it to Airbus'' headquarters in France.

Twitter Link Roundup #32 – Design, Copywriting, Marketing, Small Business, Social Media And More

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These posts and videos are about design, startups, entrepreneurship, small business, leadership, social media, marketing, and more! Selling UX to small business -  [link]. Micropayments and Subscriptions: How Business Models for Startups are Shifting -  [link]. Data Visualization Techniques -  [link].

They Like You! They Really, Really Like You!

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

caught up with Smiirl founder Gauthier Nadaud to talk about Fliike and how it might impact small business online. Braggadocious.

6 Things Female Business Entrepreneurs Must Know Before They Start That Startup

YoungUpstarts

by  Frances  Kweller, CEO and founder of  Kweller Prep. Stay Away from Business Partners. Execute Immediately. Practice makes perfect!

4 Considerations for Expanding Your Startup to International Markets

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BonitaSoft has offices in France, the U.S. On the other hand, it’s important to consider the realities of today’s business environment.

Will You Leave Your Comfort Zone? Ask Yourself This Question

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Many new business owners rely on past experience to make decisions. How to break that pattern. There''s a huge jewelry convention in town.)

Thoughts and Prayers: Social Media, Tragedy, and the Brand

crowdSPRING Blog

This relentless news churn has made things difficult for businesses operating in a digital world, particularly on social media. Be aware.

Zervant raises €1.5 million to make accounting easier for SMES

ArcticStartup

million to help expand its invoicing and accounting platform outside of the home Scandinavian market with a target set on Germany and France.

The Top 5 Best Cities For Possibility

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

This stand-alone city nation has the highest contration of billionaires on the planet, attracting business, expats and entrepreneurs alike.

LinkedIn Explores What It Takes To Be an Entrepreneur [INFOGRAPHIC]

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LinkedIn was curious, so the business social network decided to find out. Sign in with Facebook or Twitter to get started! Have an account?

Rural Broadband Necessary for Rural Innovation

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

Case assumes that what’s common even in small cities is actually universal. Case , you may recall, was co-founder of AOL.

Where's the next Silicon Valley? Anywhere and everywhere:

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Without these on-demand resources and specialized talent, Church would not have been able to build his businesses. By breaking down the "set-time, set-place" barriers of Industrial-Age work, businesses can innovate and grow regardless of where they happen to be located. France 9. U.S. 2. Australia 3. Canada 4. UAE 6. Germany 7.

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Holvi to open in 19 European countries, staff acquisitions in three

ArcticStartup

As of yesterday, Austria will be joined by 18 other countries. Or all of those?

Convertible Equity, A Better Alternative To Convertible Debt?

techcrunch.com

France. Startups. Mobile. Gadgets. Europe. Video. Enterprise. Venture. Social. GreenTech. Gaming. Opinion. Drama. Guides. Smartphones. Tablets.

Episode 45: Investing and Profitability with Sofia Macias

Mike Michalowicz

Sofía has a bachelors degree in journalism from Escuela de Periodismo Carlos Septién García and an MBA from the ESC Rennes Business School in France.

3 Things to Consider When Staffing a Software Development Project

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The underlying questions to ask here are simple: Do you want to manage the small details of the project? check them out at: www.amt.in Oh yeah!

Let's Stop Complaining About 'Uncertainty'

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

Why are smart, risk-taking small business people suddenly blaming all their problems on uncertainty? Business, all business, is a bet.

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HOW TO: Connect with Other Entrepreneurs Online

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The Science of Storytelling & Memory and Their Impact on CRO

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Have you ever heard of the “ significant objects ” project? In the case of the horse bust, the item was purchased for.99 cents. Absolutely incredible!!

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How To Close The Books on Your Startup

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This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum , where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business. In the life cycle of an entrepreneur, shutting the doors on a business isn’t necessarily a gloomy situation. Business. Small business.

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5 Hot Ecommerce Trends to Watch

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It is the new wave of commerce and, depending on the industry, ecommerce represents either an opportunity for big profit or a death knell for the brick-and-mortar business. The landscape is changing, and businesses must adapt to survive. SumAll is one such company, providing data analytics to small- to medium-sized online businesses.

What Kind of Workspace Is Best For Your Startup?

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For a small business with two to three people, coworking is a great option. Sign in with Facebook or Twitter to get started! startupcto

Know Your Customers, Or Else

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

The 200-employee company also exports its products to Great Britain, France, Italy, Singapore, and Turkey. Going global? Part of a day's work?

Top 100 Mompreneur Bloggers to Follow in 2013

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

Mompreneurs are women that have a family while simultaneously starting up and running their own business! Frances Leary. Lisa Hanson.

Estonian Investly closes the funding gap for SMEs

ArcticStartup

Many small companies find it hard to access the funds they need to grow, despite being creditworthy businesses.'' explains Siin.

Does America Have the Best Start-Up Culture?

Fresh Inc.: The Staff Blog

as one of the top five countries for launching a small business. Considering how much easier it is to start a business in the U.S.

Venture Capitalists, Super Angels and the State of Startup Funding

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3 Types of Export Business Plans

Up and Running

The back-of-the-napkin export business plan (suitable for born-global entrepreneurs). The traditional-export business plan.

Why Your Startup's Name Matters

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If you constantly put the process on the back burner, you’ll find that it takes time to get back in the groove and that naming can ultimately become a huge roadblock to other parts of the business. That’s because a name has a big impact on your entire business. For more Business coverage. Follow Mashable Business. Follow.