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Entrepreneurs & Small Business Owners: Can you Think like a CEO?

Article Language: English
December 29, 2016

What essential skill separates the small business owner from the Fortune 500 CEO?  It is the ability to make big plans with confidence. When making big plans such as: acquiring a distressed competitor, hiring managers, or buying an expensive piece of equipment, knowing the answer to the following three questions will separate you from the rest of the field.

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3 Keys to Ensuring that You’re Learning From the Right Expert

Article Language: English
December 29, 2016

Your small business isn’t immune to the shifting tides of technology and the need for continuous improvement. To stay competitive in your industry, you must continue to learn and apply newfound knowledge to your business and to your life. I’ve spent decades relying on subject matter experts to help me develop courses because they have accurate in-depth knowledge in one or two specific areas.

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Grammar Check: Proper Use of Commas

Article Language: English
December 29, 2016

The comma is the most used (and misused) punctuation. Here’s a brief summary of the most common uses of the comma for proper grammar.

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Avoiding Email Bouncebacks

Article Language: English
December 29, 2016

Get the most out of your email marketing campaigns by heeding email best practices. The statistics don’t lie: Email marketing continues to yield strong returns for small businesses.

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Got Problems – Solve them Fast!

Article Language: English
December 29, 2016

No matter what industry, no matter what business you are engaged in, unresolved problems will fester like an infected sore.  Problems may seem easy to fix, but all too often the symptom may be fixed and the underlying problem is still there.  To effectively solve problems, you need to find their underlying cause.

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It’s Time to Lean into ‘Lean’

Article Language: English
December 23, 2016

The Lean Startup challenges the conventional wisdom that entrepreneurs need to start with a business plan to be successful. Supporters contend that a start-up needs to be in search of a sustainable business model. Without a viable business model, a business plan will be full of assumptions that are flawed!

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Free WordPress Plugins to Make Blogging & SEO Easier

Article Language: English
December 22, 2016,

WordPress is the most popular website and blog platform. Here are some free plugins to help with your SEO and social media sharing.

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Business Moats – What Are They?

Article Language: English
December 21, 2016

Here, the author shares what are the qualities of superior companies calling them "business moats."

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How to Create a Customer-Driven Business

Article Language: English
December 19, 2016

Customers' feedback can help you, according to the author, make necessary changes in business operations, marketing, and customer service.

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The Reality of the Virtual Office: Easy, Efficient and Affordable

Article Language: English
December 19, 2016

Here, the author shares how to extend and expand your business by setting up your virtual office.

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What is a Business Worth?

Article Language: English
December 19, 2016

Here, the author shares how to estimate the value of a business.

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