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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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woman-tongue
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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customer satisfaction
How can your small business win more customer loyalty? Here are a few helpful tips.
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Outsourcing
Filed In: Cloud Computing and Technology
Regardless of how you feel about outsourcing, it's here to stay. Learn the five key components of a modern business that you can outsource to save money and facilitate growth.
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fishhooks
Filed In: Sales and Sales & Marketing
All sales leads are not created equal. So, how do you know which lead type is right for your company? Here are several factors that you need to look at and consider.
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employee-review
Filed In: Staffing & HR
Frequent performance reviews are an important part of managing employees, but employee raises should not necessarily be a given.
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Filed In: Business Planning and Finance
Growth and expansion are key goals for most business owners and entrepreneurs. But how can you expand your business in today's lackluster and slow-growth economy?
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Companies are now discovering that gamification techniques can be used to increase employee engagement and productivity.
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system
Filed In: Franchising
Delivering the same high-quality product or service consistently is a huge challenge. The only way this remarkable consistency can be accomplished in a franchise is by using a business system.
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Link building
Filed In: Sales & Marketing
Today, link building is not as cheap or easy as it once was, but its importance hasn't diminished.
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