How to Make a Data Protection Plan in 3 Simple Steps

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Sponsored Post If somebody walked into your small business and asked you where your data lives, what would you answer? What if they asked you to explain how you protect it and what you’d do to reconstruct your data? In today’s threat environment, these are the types of questions a small business owner should be […]

Avoid the 5 “Sales Readiness” Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make … And Don’t Even Know It

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Guest Post Many small business owners struggle with generating more leads or learning to improve the sales processes in their business, or even to hire and train the right sales people. However, before the conversation for how to improve a sales process can even make a difference, many business owners need to learn how avoid […]

5 Steps to Take When Your Small Business is in Tax Trouble

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Guest Post Every week, there’s another celebrity, athlete, business owner, or even next door neighbor in tax trouble. Millions of American taxpayers are dealing with tax debt hanging over their heads and concerned about how it will affect their future. Many people get in tax trouble for a number of reasons. They lose the paperwork, […]

CRM Doesn’t Have to be Industry Specific and Here’s Why…

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Sponsored Post Image credit If you’ve decided that you need a customer relationship management system or (CRM), chances are, you’re exploring and weighing the many different options available to you. You’ve probably found some interesting industry specific CRM options out there. Or maybe you’re using a CRM system already, and would like to better customize […]

How to successfully maintain work-life balance as a small business owner

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Sponsored Post Akim Vann is the owner and founder of The Bakery on Bergen, a very popular and busy spot that’s known for its delicious and creative cookies, cakes and pastries. The Bakery on Bergen just celebrated its second anniversary and Vann couldn’t be more proud. But as a busy mother of four energetic children, […]

6 Life Hacks That Can Help Your Business

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Many times, the principles we apply to our professional lives do not directly apply to our personal lives: competition is one such quality. There are many things that we want to do and a limited time in which we can do them. That considered, the tips provided below are applicable to both your professional and […]

How to Promote your Business to the Media

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Every brand has a story to tell, but is your story newsworthy? How does an appearance on Good Morning America sound? What about making the front page of your city’s newspaper? Every business owner wants great public relations and TV appearances, but two things hold them back from pulling the trigger – understanding of the […]

Is Passion Enough To Launch Your Dream Business?

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The saying goes like this, “Follow your passion and you will never have to work a day in life.”  Those who take this phrase too seriously and find courage to leave their stable job for a passion business idea soon understand that’s it’s not as simple as it sounds. There are various situations that crop […]