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LevelUp Will End Your Business' Credit Card Processing Fees. Really.

LevelUp Will End Your Business' Credit Card Processing Fees. Really. | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
Merchants shell out $50 billion a year to the companies that process your credit card payments. One company, LevelUp, is dropping its fees altogether. Here's how they're getting away with it.
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CEOs Afraid Of Going Social Are Doing Shareholders A Massive Disservice - Forbes

CEOs Afraid Of Going Social Are Doing Shareholders A Massive Disservice - Forbes | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it

This is a guest post written by Josh James, who founded Omniture (now a part of Adobe). He currently runs Domo, a data startup. Big company CEOs are virtually invisible on social media sites.

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Wine Peeps: A Wine Blog » Consumers Win as the Washington State Beverage Race Heats Up

Wine Peeps: A Wine Blog » Consumers Win as the Washington State Beverage Race Heats Up | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
An independent wine blog. Your link to great QPR wines from Washington State and beyond.
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Acknowledging You Suck Is the First Step to Greatness

Acknowledging You Suck Is the First Step to Greatness | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
There are some things we're all awesome at, but there are other things we just suck at—whether it's managing our finances or finding time to work out, we've all got something we could work on.
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Can The Rise of Micro-Entrepreneurs Force Companies To Be More Human?

Can The Rise of Micro-Entrepreneurs Force Companies To Be More Human? | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it

When the business landscape isn’t just corporation versus corporation, but corporation versus real human being, our values are going to be forced to change.

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The Transformational Consumer: The $30 Billion-plus Opportunity Most ... - Forbes

The Transformational Consumer: The $30 Billion-plus Opportunity Most ... - Forbes | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
ForbesThe Transformational Consumer: The $30 Billion-plus Opportunity Most ...ForbesA Great American Rethink is well underway.
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Five Reasons Britain May Be The Best Place To Start A Company In 2012 - Forbes

Five Reasons Britain May Be The Best Place To Start A Company In 2012 - Forbes | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
ForbesFive Reasons Britain May Be The Best Place To Start A Company In 2012ForbesBritain's tax authorities have become smarter about their understanding of how businesses begin, (often unprofitably) in the early years.
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9 Cool Products from Brilliant Minds Under 30 | Inc.com

9 Cool Products from Brilliant Minds Under 30 | Inc.com | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
2012 Inc. 30 Under 30: Nine cool products from this year's entrepreneurs on the Inc. 30 Under 30 list.
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25 Great Leadership Quotes

25 Great Leadership Quotes | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
Leadership qualities are as varied as the skills and styles of great leaders now and throughout history. A sampling of advice from the world's best leaders.
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Stuffed Giraffe Shows What Customer Service Is All About

Stuffed Giraffe Shows What Customer Service Is All About | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
Most people have experienced outstanding customer service in one form or another -- an attentive server at a restaurant or a retail store employee who goes the extra mile.
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4 Ways to Find Your Next Revolutionary Business Idea

4 Ways to Find Your Next Revolutionary Business Idea | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
As you reflect on your business this Independence Day, consider these strategies to generate new ideas that will grow your business.Get the latest blog...
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10 Tech Gadgets to Help Manage Your Business

10 Tech Gadgets to Help Manage Your Business | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
When it comes to technology, it pays to think small. Here are several tools to give you everything you need to run your business, even if you had to do it...
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Inc. 30 Under 30: Tyler Hartung, Daniel Epstein & Teju Ravilochan of The Unreasonable Institute

Inc. 30 Under 30: Tyler Hartung, Daniel Epstein & Teju Ravilochan of The Unreasonable Institute | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
The Unreasonable Institute incubates for-profit social enterprises that compete for the program by raising their own tuition via online crowdfunding.
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How to Define Your Target Market

How to Define Your Target Market | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
To build a solid foundation for your business, you must first identify your typical customer and tailor your marketing pitch accordingly.
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Innovation Excellence | A New Era in Innovation?

Innovation Excellence | A New Era in Innovation? | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
When Congress passed the JOBS Act early this year, included in the Bill was a mechanism to allow for funding of early start ups by Crowdsourcing.
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Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Teachings Of Dalai Lama - Forbes

Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Teachings Of Dalai Lama - Forbes | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it

Teachings of Dalai Lama can guide entrepreneurs in their ventures and help them draw some vital, effective, practical and profound lessons. This is an abridged list.

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The Future Of Education: An Online University That Charges $199 Per Month For Unlimited Classes

The Future Of Education: An Online University That Charges $199 Per Month For Unlimited Classes | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
The higher education system in the U.S. is in trouble. Jobs for college graduates are in short supply, and student debt is becoming an ever-larger burden.
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5 Ways Etsy Fuels Entrepreneurs

5 Ways Etsy Fuels Entrepreneurs | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
Etsy the online marketplace for handmade goods is not only helping fledgling artists make money and popularizing the...
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One valuable lesson a kindergartner can teach your startup - VentureBeat

One valuable lesson a kindergartner can teach your startup - VentureBeat | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
VentureBeatOne valuable lesson a kindergartner can teach your startupVentureBeatThis post is part of a series produced for VentureBeat by Singularity University.] Eric Ries, author of The Lean Startup, recently showed that kindergartners beat...
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12 Insanely Great Companies Founded By Former Apple Employees

12 Insanely Great Companies Founded By Former Apple Employees | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
Ex-Apple employees have launched companies that are innovating everything from social networks to gaming.
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Missed Opportunity in the Golden Age of Sales

Missed Opportunity in the Golden Age of Sales | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
We live in a Golden Age of Sales. There are better tools than ever before for quickly crafting and tailoring pitches to reach the right people. We have data to tell us what works, and we have testi...
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Organizing Workers in the Freelance Economy | Q&A | BillMoyers.com

Organizing Workers in the Freelance Economy | Q&A | BillMoyers.com | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
Friday’s disappointing job numbers featured one glimmer of positivity: USA Today reports that the number of temporary employees rose by 25,000.
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The Emerging Fourth Sector - FourthSector.net

The Emerging Fourth Sector - FourthSector.net | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it

There are many expressions of this trend, including corporate social responsibility, microfinance, venture philanthropy, sustainable businesses, social enterprise, privatization, community development and others. As this activity matures, it is becoming formalized as a ‘Fourth Sector’ of the economy.

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What a Start-up CEO Really Does

What a Start-up CEO Really Does | Business.Entrepreneurship.Innovation.Next Generation | Scoop.it
Sound like a glamorous title? In the early days of building a company, it's anything but.
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