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Biz2Credit Webinar Looks at Women in Entrepreneurship

biz2credit BizSugar2 The outlook for women in small business, particularly as entrepreneurs, is an often discussed subject -- and with good reason! Opportunities for women in entrepreneurship have not always been what they are today. For example, a recent study shows a narrowing gap between men and women when it comes to small business financing. What's more, average earnings for women-owned companies have risen by 40 percent year over year, the …

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Share a Marketing Tip for Our Exclusive eBook “How to Add Wow to Your Content and Marketing Collateral”

Brother Contest Branded Edit Have you ever created a mesmerizing business card that WOWed your clients and brought you new ones? A website design that made people gasp in awe? Or maybe a social media image that was so cool that people shared it everywhere? How about a brochure that people were dying to take home from your physical storefront or office? If so, tell us about it — and you may be included in a new eBook. We’re looking for our small business …

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We’re Doing Maintenance July 16 Starting 11 P.M. EST

MaintenanceEDIT BizSugar will be undergoing maintenance July 16 beginning at 11 P.M. EST. Maintenance may take several hours. We will keep the community informed of developments. During the maintenance cycle the site may temporarily be inaccessible and community members may be unable to vote, comment or post. Rest assured we will be back. We are making improvements to assure a better community experience for all. Thanks for your cooperation! Details: Who: …

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BizSugar Newsletter: Week of August 12, 2013

bizsugar newsletter2Due to technical difficulties, the BizSugar newsletter for the week of August 12, 2013 will not be received in your inbox. We are working to resolve the issue, however in the meantime, you can view this week's BizSugar newsletter online or by clicking the image of it below. Thank you for your patience and continued support!

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BizSugar Video & Image Gallery: Check It Out!

BizSugarVidGalIf you haven't had a chance yet, check out  BizSugar's Video & Image Gallery, a sweet new video content page where members can share their own small business videos or clips from anywhere on the Web with just a few clicks of the mouse. This week you can find contributions from some of our most popular BizSugar members. For example: Bernd Geropp warns us not to behave like Darth Vader when managing our employees. Create an atmosphere …

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That’s a Grammatical Error! Communicating With an International Audience

CommunicatingThink globally. With new technological advancements and new modes of communication available at an affordable cost, global trade is no longer limited to big multinational corporations. With an Internet connection or mobile device, small business owners can do business with anyone anywhere, and those capabilities are only likely to increase. Logistics makes exporting and global trade easier. Expanding to global markets may include some …

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10 Tips For Expanding When Your Credit is Maxed Out: Automating to Free Up Resources

Expansion and growthDoing more with less ... it's often the name of the game when operating a small business. When your credit is maxed out, cutting costs is one option. But growing your business is the best long term solution to bring in more cash flow. One way to expand your  business is through technology and automation. Here's why: Automation helps businesses find more time and money by making existing workflows operate more efficiently, which can …

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BizSugar’s New Video & Image Gallery Open for Small Business!

BizSugar_Video_&_Image_GalleryIf a picture is worth a thousand words, then BizSugar’s new Video and Image Gallery is priceless! Got exciting small business videos you’d like to share with the BizSugar community? Just load them into our new gallery and we’ll do the rest. Here’s how it works: Just go to our new "Sweets" tab on BizSugar, and you'll  see a drop-down menu with "Videos" and "Images" links. You can get to the gallery either way, so just click on …

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Marketing Discussion Turns Pinteresting with Stephanie Ward @fireflycoaching

Stephanie Ward BizSugar PinterestWhat is all the buzz about Pinterest and should you be using it for your business? Stephanie Ward of Firefly Coaching, a previous Contributor of the Week here at BizSugar.com, dropped in at the BizSugar Facebook page Friday for a chat about what Pinterest has to offer small business. Here are some excerpts from the conversation. As Ward explained: Pinterest is different content wise as it’s all about images which people are really …

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Using Pinterest For Business: Facebook Chat with Stephanie Ward @fireflycoaching

Pinterest2There's a new sheriff in town! Pinterest is the latest social media tool for small business marketing online. Move over Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. This new social media network has created buzz with a new, more visual style, but the potential to market your small business, especially in the B2B space, remains important. So how do you harness this powerful new channel and make it work as an effective marketing and networking …

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