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Reginald Chan @ReginaldChanNet Teaches Online Business Basics

ReginaldChanBizSugarWhether you plan to start a new online business or are launching a blog as part of your company's online outreach, there are some commonalities needed for success. After eight years as a passionate blogger beginning in 2005, Reginald Chan is using what he has learned to help others. "Back then, I was still in school and blogging was just a past time," he says. "However as time passed by, I realized that I really enjoy blogging …

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Zubin Kutar @WebTrafficROI Builds a Better Blog

Zubin KutarWhat would you do if you were told from the beginning you might never amount to anything? If the people charged to inspire you did nothing but discourage instead? Well, hopefully you would have the good sense to ignore them. And that's exactly what Zubin Kutar would advise. Way back in grade school, no one would ever have guessed Kutar would be involved in the business he runs today. It's a business that requires him to write on …

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Jonny Ross @jrconsultancy Helps Businesses Be Seen

Jonny Ross BizSugarImproved visibility seems to be a theme in Jonny Ross's evolving career. First, he ran businesses that helped others see better. Now he runs a business that helps others see you better online. Yet except when observed from this perspective, Ross's first small business experience couldn't be more different than his present one. He began his career running a small retail chain of optometrists in the UK. Today he runs a website …

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Lisa Buben @Lisapatb Will Inspire Your Business

lisa222Lisa Buben knows there's no such thing as a free lunch. But she might never have broken into online marketing without one. Buben has become a maven of sorts. As owner and operator of ecommerce sites like Fancy Scrubs (her first) and another site Fancy Chef Uniforms, she learned the art of online marketing first hand -- by trial and error. But it all might never have happened except for a fateful day four years ago. That's when …

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Kelvin Cech @FunctionWriting Lives Solopreneur Dream

KelvinCechBizSugarSometimes it's easy to forget, but a little over a year ago, Kelvin Cech was stuck grinding out copy for a small sports academy in Edmonton, Alberta. Today he's the owner, operator, accountant, secretary, IT guy and janitor of a one-man copy generating business called Function Writing Group. "I was churning out far too many useless words every day, a fact I was frustrated with, but a fact of my current position nonetheless," Cech …

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Roy Opata Olende @RoyBoss Targets Employee Engagement

RoyOpataOlendeBizSugarRoy Opata Olende has some insight what will make your employees work more effectively. He didn't plan to become the go-to man for employee culture. But after four years in leadership roles with several non-profits, Olende was looking for new challenges. "Shortly after I resigned from my job, I was approached by an organization to help them restructure how their employees worked," he explains. "What started off as a small project …

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Matt Telfer @mattelfer Takes Practical Approach to Digital

Matthew-TelferMatt Telfer loves marketing. Though today he works for one of the U.K.'s largest domain and hosting companies, he started small. "I have been involved in marketing SME businesses my entire career, starting out as a marketing assistant at a small law firm," he says. It is a career path he would definitely recommend to others. "It is far more hands on than big business and you can really have an impact from day one," Telfer adds. Which …

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Dhiraj Das @linktons Brings Passion to the Web

Dhiraj DasThe story of how Dhiraj Das brought Linktons.com to the Web is a reminder of how important passion becomes when starting a new business. But it is also a reminder of the importance of striking a balance and pacing yourself when starting out. "Though I am a full-time corporate employee, my real passion is to create websites and blogging," Das explains. "Through my blog Linktons.com I have been trying to discuss and present what …

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Diane Seltzer @SBMarketingTool Talks Marketing Impact

DianeSeltzerBizSugarDiane Seltzer believes you don’t have to be a big business to make a big impact. With that philosophy in mind, Seltzer launched Small Business Marketing Tools. The site offers marketing resources and strategy advice for small companies seeking to make an outsized impression. “Big or small, every business can benefit from good tools that provide a big bang for your buck,” she explains. “But of course this is especially important …

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Emory Rowland @emoryrowland Provides Lift for Good Guys

Roland Emory bizsugarEmory Rowland has been helping David face Goliath for some time now. It all started back in 1997, when Rowland launched his flagship website Clickfire. "I started Clickfire to experiment with my ideas for content and tools and purely as a place to have fun on the Web," Rowland recalls. "The journey took me beyond my wildest digital dreams." Many websites would follow, some more successful than others. But two very important lessons …

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