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Cutting Costs the Right Way

By Cliff Ennico “We have a retail business (both brick-and-mortar and Internet). We have tried every marketing trick in the book but we can’t seem to push our sales up beyond a certain point due to too much competition. “We need to grow our business but are not sure how to do it in such […]

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This week in small business: Got intelligence?

Intelligence. You just can’t get enough of it. And, among this week’s nuggets of golden content from around the Internet, you’ll find some good insights on how to boost your natural intelligence and also how to take advantage of artificial intelligence. Leadership, management, and productivity Success is a catalyst for failure. Agree? Before you say […]

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This week in small business: Tips from and to entrepreneurs both young and old

I’ve been doing this for a while now and this week was the first time I ever saw entrepreneurship articles that had an “age” element to them. Young and old alike will find great nuggets of wisdom among the articles shared here. Leadership, management, and productivity The founder and CEO of BrainGain.co, Troy Erstling, shares […]

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Guard against 13 top small business failures and their causes

I recently published a collection of the single best startup business advice from a group of small business influencers. Follow that advice, and you have a good shot at success. Now I want to look at the other side of the coin: What to do if you want to fail. Okay, I know that no […]

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4 keys to get your team moving in the same direction

December 16 is “Cat Herders Day.” I don’t know if this special day was created with small business owners in mind, but it wouldn’t surprise me. Keeping the employees on your team all headed in the same direction can, at times, be a seemingly impossible task. I’ve found that small business owners who have this […]

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Handy apps to power your small business management

When you’re responsible for your small business management you can sometimes feel like the guy in the circus act who’s trying to keep a dozen plates spinning in the air at the same time. For efficiency, consistency, and peace of mind, consider bringing some apps on board to provide you with a solid small business […]

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Small business leadership: Are you a queen bee or a worker bee?

“Nothing gets done around here unless I do it myself!” Have you ever said that? If you have, it may be telling you a lot about your leadership. While it’s important for small business leaders to lead by example and be willing to get their hands dirty, it’s critical that they understand the position and […]

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Small business management: When is it time to move on, dig in?

Persistence. We all admire it and without a doubt, it is one of the biggest attributes a small business owner needs to achieve success. However, sticking with a failed strategy too long can cause your entire venture to fail. So the question small business owners are always asking themselves is this: Should I give up […]

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Be the boss, not just a friend: Striking the right balance when you’re in charge

By Adam Turnbull The modern business manager or leader can no longer expect the deference and uncritical obedience that his or her predecessors enjoyed. Open-floor offices, relaxed dress codes and the disappearance of formal forms of address all create the impression that hierarchies have all but vanished from the workplace. However, the reality is that […]

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This week in small business: Gangster, supermodel, and startups

We are chock-full of entrepreneurial wisdom and inspiration this week. Supermodel Kathy Ireland checks in with her story, we go on a journey with a former gang member, and there’s even advice for Millennials who have entrepreneurial dreams but are burdened by student loan debt. Entrepreneurship, startups, and innovation Small business owners can learn a […]

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