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Why Owning a Small Business Is Equal Parts Gratifying and Terrifying

Why Owning a Small Business Is Equal Parts Gratifying and Terrifying | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
Today marks the middle of National Small Business Week in America and I find it an appropriate time to reflect on my twenty-five years as a small business owner.
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Do's and Don'ts of Asking Friends for Money

Do's and Don'ts of Asking Friends for Money | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
It isn't easy to ask people you know and love for a loan. The process can dredge up bad feelings and leave borrower and lender alike unhappy with the results. Here are some tips from experts about making it as smooth as possible.
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How to Promote Your Business Without Being Seen as a Smiling Shark | Liz Strauss at Successful Blog

How to Promote Your Business Without Being Seen as a Smiling Shark | Liz Strauss at Successful Blog | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
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How does a small business move into social media marketing?

How does a small business move into social media marketing? | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
It's hard to bootstrap a business and worry about your Facebook page too. Here are some practical guidelines for social media success.
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The Most Important Thing To Do Before Launching A New Product Or Service

The Most Important Thing To Do Before Launching A New Product Or Service | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
Before Launching A New Product Or Service Before launching a new product or service, or even a new business, what do you think is the mos (The Most Important Thing To Do Before Launching A New Product Or Service http://t.co/4LE1BgSh...

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10 Difficult Employees (and How to Handle Them) | Inc.com

10 Difficult Employees (and How to Handle Them) | Inc.com | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
These common workplace characters can create endless headaches if not managed well. Here's how to get them out of your hair.
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Social Commerce is Relationship Commerce | Straight Talk | Ted Rubin

Social Commerce is Relationship Commerce | Straight Talk | Ted Rubin | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
We’re hearing more and more about “Social Commerce” these days – but how many of us actually understand its implications?
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LinkedIn Beats Twitter and Facebook in B2B Conversions

LinkedIn Beats Twitter and Facebook in B2B Conversions | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
Among three leading social networking platforms--LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook--LinkedIn is the most effective source of leads for B2B companies, according to data from HubSpot.
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Time Management Tips

Time Management Tips | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it

For a business owner, the inability to effectively manage time, can grow to be a massive liability.

 

The greater the value you place, upon making the absolute best use of every minute of the working day, the greater your chances of being successful in business.

 

This good article, identifies the secrets of achieving more in less time, and provides five tips to help you manage your time more effectively.

 


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Thank you for this article. maybe you will like this one as well, same topic, http://successattractitude.wordpress.com/2012/04/30/3-time-management-concepts-that-will-change-your-life/
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4 great twitter tools to help you save time & win business -part 2 | venture-Now

4 great twitter tools to help you save time & win business -part 2 | venture-Now | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
Ever wanted to “retweet” lots, but not all at once? This is part 2 of a four part series focusing on the best twitter tools which you need to be using. In today’s blog, we are going to look at BufferApp.
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12 Most Debilitating Hiring Mistakes Small Businesses Make | 12 Most

12 Most Debilitating Hiring Mistakes Small Businesses Make | 12 Most | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
Brad Farris highlights the 12 Most Debilitating Hiring Mistakes Small Businesses Make...
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12 Most Potent Ways to Suck as an Employer | 12 Most

12 Most Potent Ways to Suck as an Employer | 12 Most | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
Bushra Azhar does some straight talking with the 12 Most Potent Ways to Suck as an Employer.
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This INSANE Graphic Shows How Ludicrously Complicated Social Media Marketing Is Now

This INSANE Graphic Shows How Ludicrously Complicated Social Media Marketing Is Now | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
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Manage your cash flow and get paid on time | Flying Solo

Manage your cash flow and get paid on time | Flying Solo | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
Getting paid on time is essential to minimising cash flow problems, especially for new businesses. Here are seven simple techniques to help you avoid cash flow roadblocks.
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The future of social media for small and medium business, and other hot topics - 17 May Hangout - Guide to Growth - Small and Medium Business - Guide to Growth - Dell Community

The future of social media for small and medium business, and other hot topics - 17 May Hangout - Guide to Growth - Small and Medium Business - Guide to Growth - Dell Community | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
Welcome to our community! Here you’ll find great solutions, advice and how-to’s, discussions and friends. Feel free to browse our blogs, forums, wikis, media galleries and groups, or join to participate.
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Why Small Business Have A Huge Advantage Over Brands In Social Media — socialmouths

Why Small Business Have A Huge Advantage Over Brands In Social Media — socialmouths | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
How small business can perform better than brands in social media by focusing on simple goals, being human, ensuring satisfaction and measuring ROI...
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Celebrating National Small Business Week, The Entrepreneur's ...

SOUTHBURY, CT–(Marketwire -05/07/12)- When thinking about protecting the future of our children, there are many lessons we can all learn from today's economy and job market. Chief Operating Officer and President of The ...
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Want Better Twitter Results? Try These Effective Types of Tweets

Want Better Twitter Results? Try These Effective Types of Tweets | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
A new report suggests that complaining and being cryptic aren't the best ways to engage followers on the popular social network.Get the latest blog...
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Why small business owners are hesitant to hire - San Jose Mercury News

Why small business owners are hesitant to hireSan Jose Mercury NewsHe says his business has only about 85 percent of the amount of work it s capable of doing because the building industry is still hurting from the recession.
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5 Steps To Launching Your Online Product Without Going Crazy | The Suitcase Entrepreneur

5 Steps To Launching Your Online Product Without Going Crazy | The Suitcase Entrepreneur | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
Speaking from experience, a product launch for your business is one of the most exciting yet also challenging events ever.
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6 Habits of True Strategic Thinkers

6 Habits of True Strategic Thinkers | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it
You're the boss, but you still spend too much time on the day-to-day. Here's how to become the strategic leader your company needs.
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7 Ways to Help Ensure Your Business Succeeds

7 Ways to Help Ensure Your Business Succeeds | Small Business Issues | Scoop.it

Advice from someone who has spent considerable time in the trenches, and has also been involved in running more than 50 businesses, is usually advice worth considering carefully.

 

Business success is difficult, but a degree of risk of failure can be removed, if you follow sound advice in respect to the fundamentals.

 

This good article, outlines seven such pieces of sound business advice, and it explains why this advice is relevant to your business success.


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