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Republican tax reform plan heartens small business owners - Washington Times


Washington Times

Republican tax reform plan heartens small business owners
Washington Times
Small business owners are increasingly hopeful they won't get left out in the cold in tax reform, and say they feel encouraged by lawmakers' prioritizing relief both for larger corporations and for such smaller companies that are often subjected to ...

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Posted: September 24, 2017, 9:09 pm

80 Percent of Small Businesses Use Facebook for Marketing, New Survey Says - Small Business Trends


Small Business Trends

80 Percent of Small Businesses Use Facebook for Marketing, New Survey Says
Small Business Trends
About 80 percent of small business owners use Facebook for marketing, according to a recent study. That makes the iconic social media platform the most popular tool for small business marketers in the digital world and beyond. It's more popular than ...

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Posted: September 24, 2017, 7:28 pm

Small business calendar - StarTribune.com - Minneapolis Star Tribune


Small business calendar - StarTribune.com
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Follow the StarTribune for the news, photos and videos from the Twin Cities and beyond.

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Posted: September 24, 2017, 7:00 pm

Small Business Person of the Year: Prime Technical Services' Sobotka eyes 2nd location in DC - Atlanta Business Chronicle


Small Business Person of the Year: Prime Technical Services' Sobotka eyes 2nd location in DC
Atlanta Business Chronicle
Kurt Sobotka is a finalist for the Veteran Entrepreneur award in Atlanta Business Chronicle's 2017 Small Business Person of the Year Awards. Prime Technical is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned (SDVO) small business that provides IT and engineering ...

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Posted: September 24, 2017, 6:08 pm

Supporting small businesses owners lets the American dream live on - The Hill


The Hill

Supporting small businesses owners lets the American dream live on
The Hill
I run a small business that serves small businesses. This gives me a unique perspective on the challenges and opportunities they face today. Despite recent positive economic indicators, my experience dealing with small businesses on a day-to-day basis ...

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Posted: September 24, 2017, 5:40 pm

Maine Small Businesses to Get Grants to Grow Exports - U.S. News & World Report


Maine Small Businesses to Get Grants to Grow Exports
U.S. News & World Report
Maine Small Businesses to Get Grants to Grow Exports. The federal Small Business Administration is giving the Maine International Trade Center nearly $200,000 to help grow exports from Maine's small businesses. Sept. 24, 2017, at 8:45 a.m.. Maine Small ...

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Posted: September 24, 2017, 5:27 pm

Why Only You Have the Power to Shape Your Life

It's time to take responsibility for everything in your life.
Author: Lewis Howes
Posted: September 24, 2017, 4:00 pm

7 Tips for Getting More Sales Meetings With Prospects

Establish yourself as an expert, and consumers will follow.
Author: Marc Wayshak
Posted: September 24, 2017, 3:00 pm

7 Tips for Getting More Sales Meetings With Prospects

Establish yourself as an expert, and consumers will follow.
Author: Marc Wayshak
Posted: September 24, 2017, 3:00 pm

Getting Resources for your business - NRToday.com


NRToday.com

Getting Resources for your business
NRToday.com
At the Small Business Development Center, people come to us to find resources for their business. That's what we do. In fact, that is how I found employment at the SBDC, coming to find help for my own business, turned into helping others through the ...

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Posted: September 24, 2017, 2:06 pm

Hackers Hide Malware in CCleaner Software And Other Small Business Tech News - Forbes


Forbes

Hackers Hide Malware in CCleaner Software And Other Small Business Tech News
Forbes
Security researchers at Cisco Talos discovered that hackers injected malware into the CCleaner app which has been used by millions of people and businesses to rid their computers of potential malware and other anomalies. Over two million users were ...

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Posted: September 24, 2017, 11:45 am

10 Simple Things Successful People Do Every Morning (Infographic)

You don't have to be a morning person to start your day off right.
Author: Rose Leadem
Posted: September 24, 2017, 11:00 am

10 Simple Things Successful People Do Every Morning (Infographic)

You don't have to be a morning person to start your day off right.
Author: Rose Leadem
Posted: September 24, 2017, 11:00 am

Small-business owners in Purple Line's path worry about being ... - Washington Post


Washington Post

Small-business owners in Purple Line's path worry about being ...
Washington Post
Shibeshi Alemayehu vividly recalls three decades at his 7-Eleven near downtown Silver Spring, where he started out making minimum wage selling Slurpees on ...

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Posted: September 23, 2017, 6:02 pm

The Art of Covert Selling as a Public Speaker

Five strategies you can use to sell your product without pushing for a sale.
Author: Dustin Mathews
Posted: September 23, 2017, 6:00 pm

4 Things to Consider Before Expanding Your Business

Expanding your business can be a challenging time.
Author: Sarah Landrum
Posted: September 23, 2017, 4:00 pm

4 Things to Consider Before Expanding Your Business

Expanding your business can be a challenging time.
Author: Sarah Landrum
Posted: September 23, 2017, 4:00 pm

To Be a Better Salesperson Be a Nicer Person

People buy from people they like, and nobody likes anybody who isn't nice.
Author: Jeff Shore
Posted: September 23, 2017, 3:00 pm

Summer Is Over but Has Your Team Gotten Back to Business?

Reconnect, refocus and realign.
Author: Gary Beckstrand
Posted: September 23, 2017, 2:00 pm

Summer Is Over but Has Your Team Gotten Back to Business?

Reconnect, refocus and realign.
Author: Gary Beckstrand
Posted: September 23, 2017, 2:00 pm

What Type of Side Hustle Should You Try? (Infographic)

A side gig is a great way to bring in some extra cash.
Author: Rose Leadem
Posted: September 23, 2017, 11:00 am

What Type of Side Hustle Should You Try? (Infographic)

A side gig is a great way to bring in some extra cash.
Author: Rose Leadem
Posted: September 23, 2017, 11:00 am

3 Core Strategies For Building Successful Franchise Organizations

How to attract potential franchisees to invest in your business.
Author: Rick Grossmann
Posted: September 22, 2017, 9:30 pm

The Starter Guide to Facebook Groups for Business

How to use a modern forum to grow your audience.
Author: Kim Walsh Phillips
Posted: September 22, 2017, 9:00 pm

3 Trends Driving Modern Manufacturing Innovation

Imagine being able to make critical product decisions about material selection, scheduling and pricing, all in one place. That's what a "smart factory" can do for you.
Author: Brian Hughes
Posted: September 22, 2017, 9:00 pm

9 Powerful Tony Robbins Quotes That Will Redefine Your Quest for Success

Check out the fire walker's words of wisdom to help you realize your potential, both in the office and throughout your life.
Author: Emily Conklin
Posted: September 22, 2017, 8:30 pm

How You Can Stay Human in a World of Digital Selling

By living the day-to-day life of your clients, you can glean insights that are impossible to see from your side of the aisle.
Author: Sona Jepsen
Posted: September 22, 2017, 8:00 pm

5 Things Professionals Should Do to Reduce Their Screen-Related Risk of ADHD and Dementia

Both ailments seem related for some of us to the excessive amount of "screen time" we're subjecting our brains to.
Author: Lori Russell-Chapin
Posted: September 22, 2017, 7:30 pm

6 Tips for Saving Money on Labor Costs

When it comes to your organization, labor costs can add up fast.
Author: Due
Posted: September 22, 2017, 7:00 pm

How This Entrepreneur Won a Trademark Battle Against the Trump Organization

His victory is a reminder to always do your homework and fight for what you think is right.
Author: Nina Zipkin
Posted: September 22, 2017, 7:00 pm

If Small Businesses Drop Health Coverage, Does 'Medicare For All' Become More Likely - Forbes


Forbes

If Small Businesses Drop Health Coverage, Does 'Medicare For All' Become More Likely
Forbes
Democratic Senator Kamala Harris, widely described as a potential 2020 presidential candidate, speaks at the unveiling of Senator Bernie Sanders's (left) Medicare For All Act. To Harris's right is Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of New York, another ...
58th Green Foundation Lecture - US Senator Bernie SandersYouTube
Sanders Statement on North Korea - Senator Bernie Sanders of VermontSenator Bernie Sanders

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Posted: September 22, 2017, 6:52 pm

Tai Lopez's 7 Steps to Start Your Own Marketing Agency

The social media master builds and scales multimillion-dollar businesses using these strategies.
Author: The Oracles
Posted: September 22, 2017, 6:30 pm

5 Simple Steps to the Best Sales Presentation of Your Life

Getting sidetracked may actually help you.
Author: Marc Wayshak
Posted: September 22, 2017, 6:00 pm

After Initially Missing Out on a 'Shark Tank' Offer, These Co-Founders Got a Second Chance With Kevin O'Leary

Surprise Ride's Rosy and Donna Khalife received a surprise visit from the Shark during a follow-up taping.
Author: Jason Saltzman
Posted: September 22, 2017, 5:30 pm

Achieve Fearless Growth and Live Mindfully

Amanda Setili offers seven strategies to make your business more agile. Then, we get a lesson in mindfulness and living with intention from Mark Nation.
Author: Alan Taylor
Posted: September 22, 2017, 5:00 pm

If You Want Success, Get Impatient!

Why this entrepreneur packs six months of work into four.
Author: Dan Bova
Posted: September 22, 2017, 4:08 pm

Looking for a Brand Ambassador? Hire a Teacher.

But, first, here are 4 things you need to know before you hit up the faculty at your kids' school.
Author: Carolyn Parker
Posted: September 22, 2017, 2:45 pm

Why Businesses Must Do Better to Integrate This Growing Demographic

Hispanics are the fastest growing workforce population in the U.S.
Author: Glenn Llopis
Posted: September 22, 2017, 2:30 pm

Haven't Found Your Perfect Job? Maybe It Doesn't Exist Yet.

Even with such an unpredictable future and tons of job possibilities out there, there are ways that you can prepare.
Author: Chad Jennings
Posted: September 22, 2017, 2:30 pm

10 Lucrative Side Gigs for Millennials Looking to Earn Extra Money

The best way to earn extra cash is to start a side business. All you have to invest is your time.
Author: Murray Newlands
Posted: September 22, 2017, 1:30 pm

4 Ways to Build Your Brand Ambassador Dream Team

Lyft, The Skimm and others have won followers and market share by attracting ambassadors happy to spread the word in their trusted circles.
Author: Brent Freeman
Posted: September 21, 2017, 9:30 pm

10 Challenges Every Entrepreneur Will Face

Know what is coming and how to beat it.
Author: Patrick Bet-David
Posted: September 21, 2017, 8:30 pm

How to Turn Your Hobby Into a Career

Civia Caroline has worked with a long list of labels and artists including Maroon 5 and Jason Mraz. She sat down with Jessica Abo to talk about her new company and how you can turn your music hobby into a paying gig.
Author: Jessica Abo
Posted: September 21, 2017, 8:30 pm

Why Your Marketing Doesn't Work and What to Do About It

If your campaigns keep failing, you might find the issues internally.
Author: Shaun Buck
Posted: September 21, 2017, 8:00 pm

How Uber Proved That 1 Person Cannot Change a Company Culture

"Wife Appreciation Day" doesn't mean letting your spouse "take a day off from the kitchen."
Author: Heather R. Huhman
Posted: September 21, 2017, 7:30 pm

Always Look at a Product or Pitch From Your Customers' Perspective

Chuck Mullins of Quiet Light Brokerage talks about one of his best business tips.
Author: Michelle Held
Posted: September 21, 2017, 6:30 pm

How to Pick a Background for Your Online Videos

Find a setting that works for you and your content.
Author: Salma Jafri
Posted: September 21, 2017, 5:30 pm

How to Sell to Millennials? Be Radically Inclusive.

Express your diversity values and create an environment where employees and customers alike can do the same.
Author: Rohit Prakash
Posted: September 21, 2017, 5:00 pm

8 Ways to Get More Engagement on Instagram

Did you know, for example, that images of human faces encourage more social connections with your users?
Author: Jayson DeMers
Posted: September 21, 2017, 4:30 pm

The Best SEO Conferences You Didn't Know Existed

Exceptional events can help you develop much-needed skills to outshine the competition in today's online marketplaces.
Author: Eric 'ERock' Christopher
Posted: September 21, 2017, 3:00 pm

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