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Small Businesses Must Take Advantage of the Democratization of Data
By Mark Edwards | October 18, 2019

Learn how the easy availability of big data can help SMBs compete with big businesses.

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8 Keys to Upscaling Your Business
By Asim Rais Siddiqui | October 18, 2019

Risky decisions come with the territory of running and growing your business, but you can minimize the risks with a sustainable business growth strategy.

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How Safe Is Your Online Store's Mobile Channel From These Types of Fraud?
By Rafael Lourenco | October 16, 2019

For brands to succeed in the mobile channel, they must provide a secure shopping experience for customers.

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9 Key Metrics Every Entrepreneur Should Monitor
By Alejandro Cremades | October 11, 2019

In order to run your business effectively, you have to be on top of several key numbers.

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Building a Business Plan: 18 Methods and Tools to Help You
By Scott Gerber | October 11, 2019

Creating and maintaining a plan is far easier when you have the right tools and approaches.

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What Your Business Can Learn From Peter Drucker
By Matt Alderton | October 11, 2019

Learn about Peter Drucker's management theory and how it can help your business.

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8 Ways to Resolve Conflict Between Your Sales and Marketing Teams
By Nick Hollinger | October 09, 2019

Here's how you can resolve sales and marketing conflicts and encourage collaboration.

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4 Benefits of Using Social Media to Grow Your Small Business
By Thomas Griffin | October 08, 2019

Businesses that aren't using social media to connect with customers are missing out on huge growth potential.

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How to Attract Customers to Your Restaurant
By Mark Masterson | October 02, 2019

Learn how to use online and offline marketing to reach more customers for your restaurant.

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How to a Build a Customer-Centric Culture
By John Murdock | September 30, 2019

To rise to the top of your industry, it is critical you focus on building a customer-centric culture.

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How Transparency Can Grow With Your Business
By Kevin Xu | September 30, 2019

These tips can help your small business maintain transparency as it grows.

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7 Ways to Retain Your Star Employees
By Mike Kappel | September 27, 2019

Use these seven techniques to keep your star employees from slipping through your fingers.

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Shipping and the Environment – What Businesses Need to Know
By Pitney Bowes | September 26, 2019

Shipping adds significantly to the carbon footprints of both consumers and businesses. Here's what businesses can do to reduce their CO2 emissions.

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4 Strategies to Counteract Declining Growth
By Amber Colley | September 24, 2019

It is critical that when economic times are tough, small businesses are able to be flexible enough to adapt to contracting markets and changing consumer desires.

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5 Investor-Friendly Industries Perfect for First-Time Entrepreneurs
By Howard Goldstein | September 22, 2019

Gaining insight into your target industry early on gives your young business many significant strategic advantages. Here are a few of the most lucrative, investor-friendly industries that...

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7 Profit-Boosting Ways to Protect Your Business From a Recession
By Rashan Dixon | September 18, 2019

Implementing smart growth strategies now can help your business survive a recession.

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3 Non-financial Factors That Affect the Value of Your Business
By Terry Lammers | September 18, 2019

If a company isn't actively growing, it can only glide for so long before it falls back to the ground. Keep these factors in mind to steer clear of the "glider path" trap.

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Analytics Achieving Retail Victory for Data-Centric SMBs
By James Warner | September 13, 2019

Learn how you can incorporate analytics into your retail operation.

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How to Turn Your Workforce Into a Salesforce
By Dr. Cindy McGovern | September 12, 2019

Small businesses without a dedicated salesforce can train all employees to make sales.

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Choosing the Right Outsourcing Partner
By Shahid Mansuri | September 10, 2019

Many businesses find it difficult to outsource requirements, but it can boost business growth.

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How Influencer Marketing Fraud Scams Businesses
By Sam Bocetta | September 10, 2019

Before paying a social media influencer for posts, find out if their followers are fake.

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5 Manufacturing Errors That Kill Your Profits
By Ken Gosnell | September 08, 2019

Are little errors in your production process adding up to hurt your bottom line?

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How Retail Stores Can Use New Tech
By Moazzam Kamran | September 05, 2019

Here's how retailers can use technology to improve the shopping experience.

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5 Habits of Successful Online Entrepreneurs
By Zeeshan Khalid | September 04, 2019

Reduce the risk of failure by adopting these five habits.

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How to Stand Out With Small Business Certification
By Bryan Peña | August 30, 2019

Today's customers want more than low prices; they want to know the businesses they engage with are aligned with their own personal values. One way to stand out from the crowd and tap into client...

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How to Improve the Success of Your Small Business
By Ruth Hoffmann | August 30, 2019

Getting a small business off the ground is no small feat, even if you’re already experienced as an entrepreneur. Do your homework properly before getting started.

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How To Create and Write Your Business's First E-Book
By Chris Christoff | August 29, 2019

E-books give businesses a chance to improve their customer relationships.

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How to Create a Giveaway Campaign That Boosts Sales
By Thomas Griffin | August 27, 2019

Offering an online contest can deliver ROI for your SMB in multiple ways.

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10 Ways to Boost Customer Engagement With Your Restaurant
By Mark Masterson | August 26, 2019

With more competition than ever before, it's difficult for restaurant owners to find new customers. It's much better and cheaper to have repeat customers, and to do that, you need to stay connected...

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How to Become a Sought-After Employer
By Heather Baker | August 25, 2019

Addressing our people strategy led to three employer awards, a 100% increase in applications for new vacancies and a boost in employee satisfaction. We transformed our employer brand, and it's...