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10 Common Ethical Dilemmas in Entrepreneurship

The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization…

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Marketing Frustrations

Eliminating Headaches: How to Decrease Marketing Frustrations

Tips to simplify the marketing process for your business

Marketing can be a very challenging function for small businesses. It takes a lot of…

By Sherron Washington

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Why Your Next Company Doesn’t Have to (or Shouldn’t) Be a Unicorn

Why The Unicorn Formula isn't the only path to success for startups

“Buyers like us, we have a lot of options. It’s a buyer’s market,” said my…

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3 Top Strategies for Getting Closer to Your Clients

Three ways to grow your business by using a more personalized approach to engaging with existing clients

As the CEO for In Touch EMR, a healthcare consulting and software business, I’ve found…

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3 Tips for Negotiating the Sale of a Company

Advice on how to effectively execute the negotiation of a high-stakes company sale

If you analyze your life, you will realize that your entire day consists of negotiations.…

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How Digital Skills Training Gives Your Company a Competitive Advantage

Here’s why providing regular digital training to employees can give your company a competitive edge

Now’s the time to develop a robust strategy to grow your company.
By 2018, the U.S.…

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Here are Some Results-Driven Ways to Grow Your Company’s Email List

Here are five strategies that my company has implemented recently on our own website that has helped us grow our email list

Here are five strategies that my company has implemented recently on our own website that…

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Venture Capitalists

Learning From Your Investors: Tips From 5 Top Venture Capitalists

Steve Ufford, founder and CEO of Trulioo, shares tips on how entrepreneurs can win over investors

There were more than 12,000 financial technology startups worldwide at the end of 2014, according…

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Employee Theft

How to Protect Your Business From Employee Theft

Did you know $50 billion are stolen from U.S. businesses every year by their own staff? Here's how to handle issues of employee theft

As a business owner, I have to say that statistics on employee theft are frightening.…

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Meet the Woman Using Art to Make a Profit While Making a Difference

Serena Saunders shares tips for monetizing your artwork

Serena Saunders shares tips for monetizing your artwork.

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Disturbing Lies Business Owners Tell Themselves

Don’t let yourself get caught in a trap of unproductive self-deception

Don’t let yourself get caught in a trap of unproductive self-deception. Here are five lies…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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5 Marketing Ideas for the Budget-Friendly Small Business

Marketing is expensive, but so is a failed business plan

Stretch your marketing ideas further with these simple strategies, guaranteed to help your budget-friendly small…


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Master brand coach Jai Stone

Recap #BEBizChat: 10 Lessons We Learned From Master Brand Coach Jai Stone

Master brand coach shares branding and social media tips and tricks for small business owners

On Friday, December 11, Jai Stone, a Master Brand Coach and Founder of Emotional Nudity,…

By Kandia Johnson

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Responsive Web Design 101 for Small Business

5 ways to optimize your site for mobile

Responsive Web design is a set of techniques used to make a website adjust for…


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6 Non-Business Books for Business Leaders

Sometimes, the best business lessons come from unexpected places

Here are six non-business reads for business leaders.


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Localize Your Small Business Marketing Strategies

Boost your small-business profile in unexpected ways

More often than not, a small business may feel that it can’t compete against larger…


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How to Avoid Burnout as a Startup Founder

A few simple strategies can help you stay on track and avoid the seemingly inevitable meltdown

If you are an owner of a new small business or startup founder, here are…


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4 Sacrifices Every Entrepreneur Must Make When Starting a New Business

An honest look at setting out on your own

Nowadays, social media has given a lot of people a false sense of reality on…

By Kandia Johnson

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Take Advantage of Business Depreciation Write-Offs for Your Small Business

First-year small businesses could save up to $125,000

Have you heard about the beneficent first year of business depreciation tax write-off that’s tailor-made…

By Denise Campbell Laidler

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New Report: Small Businesses Creating Jobs, Giving Back and Growing Local Economy

How to Plan for Success in Business and Life

Think about your next steps before you have to take them

As entrepreneurs, we all swing for the fences. Sometimes we hit a grand slam, or…


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How to Hire Talent That Will Complement Your Team and Culture

People make the difference. You can have incredible systems and procedures in place, the right software…

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How to Deal With Grief While at Work

Regardless of where you live in the world, all of us in some way have…

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