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Dont be fooled: entrepreneurship is not an easy ride. Sarah Santacroce shares nine challenging things about starting a business you must know beforehand.
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Time management can be a challenge, especially for small business owners. However, you can manage this finite resource and keep your sanity. Here's how.
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Filed In: Sales and Sales & Marketing
All leads are not created equal. Learn how to minimize the time you spend on dead-end leads so you can focus on the good ones.
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mobile technology
Filed In: Technology
Productivity lessons learned from real estate pros speak to how mobile technology can serve as a secret weapon for all business owners and offer SMBs a competitive advantage.
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American-entrepreneurs
Forget about the politicians in Washington and don't count on Corporate America to get our struggling economy going -- it's America's entrepreneurs that will prove to be the saviors.
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Content is king
Filed In: Sales and Sales & Marketing
In part 2 of his 3-part series on lead generation, Howard Yeh explains how improvements to your website content can motivate visitors to take the next step towards contacting your business.
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mobile device and cloud technology
Filed In: Cloud Computing and Technology
The cloud has greatly extended the functionality of mobile devices. As we become more dependent on mobile solutions, here's how to take advantage of the cloud.
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Filed In: Business Planning and Finance
Exporting success requires a strategy. But with some careful planning, your business can enter the global market.
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Filed In: Finance
Is your small business considering a SBA loan? Learn what they are, whether you are eligible, and what you need to apply.
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Filed In: Your Career and Staffing & HR
Today's job market is tough. But when you decide to take action and believe in yourself, says Mindy Thomas, you can set yourself on a new course toward the job of your dreams.
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Small business expert Denise O'Berry shares three tips to make sure your next vacation isn't a stress fest for your small business -- and that you have a business to come back to.
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email-overload
Filed In: Sales & Marketing
Recent changes in the way consumers interact with companies over the Internet, and how they wish to receive information, may spell the end for the autoresponder.
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Lead generation
Filed In: Sales and Sales & Marketing
Prospecting for new customers is essential if you want to grow your business. Gregg Schwartz shares helpful strategies to become more successful with lead generation.
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your story
Filed In: Sales & Marketing
Getting started with content marketing can feel overwhelming, but there are four steps you can take to succeed time and time again.
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Filed In: Sales and Sales & Marketing
Your sales strategy should include how to dress for your sales call. The image you present could make or break the sale.
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Filed In: Sales & Marketing
While it might not seem like the Queen of Twerk could teach you anything about running your business, I encourage you to dig deeper and find the lessons.
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Mature businessman
Think you're too old to start a business? Think again: The number of senior startup entrepreneurs is on the rise.
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If you're running a small business alone, you've likely become a master at figuring things out. But sometimes it's smarter to let a professional handle it.
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Politician
Do the antics and smear campaigns of many political candidates annoy you? By watching how politicians turn off voters, small business owners can be better at avoiding the same results with their customers.
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Business analysis
Filed In: Sales and Sales & Marketing
There are plenty of great sales software options on the market, but not all software programs are created equally. Here's what to consider if you're shopping for sales software.
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