Bill extending Internet tax ban goes to Bush

Bill extending Internet tax ban goes to Bush Avatar Posted by LeeAdams under News
From http://news.yahoo.com 3683 days ago
Made Hot by: on November 16, 2007 5:47 pm
The House of Representatives approved legislation on Tuesday extending a moratorium on state Internet access taxes for seven years, sending the bill to the president to sign into law. Internet service providers say the price of Internet access could rise by as much as 17 percent if the moratorium on state taxes was allowed to expire. Read More

Social Media and Conversational Marketing Portends Revamp of Marketing P's

Social Media and Conversational Marketing Portends Revamp of Marketing P's Avatar Posted by wontonu under News
From http://blogs.mediapost.com 3683 days ago
Made Hot by: on November 14, 2007 7:22 pm
Social media and conversational marketing will outpace that of traditional marketing by 2012. Nearly 57% of respondents report that in 5 years time, what they spend on conversational marketing will be greater than that of traditional marketing, while another 24% believed it would be the same as traditional marketing. Significantly, 81% of marketer Read More

Cash Flow Improves, Confidence Falls For Small Business Owners

Cash Flow Improves, Confidence Falls For Small Business Owners Avatar Posted by LeeAdams under News
From http://blogs.mediapost.com 3688 days ago
Made Hot by: on November 8, 2007 9:01 pm
According to the Discover Small Business Watch, reports the DMA, economic confidence among small business owners continued to fall in October as many expressed increased pessimism about both the future of their own businesses and the US economy in general. The monthly survey of 1,000 small businesses with five or fewer employees shows that at 96.8 Read More

More Americans Prefer To Give Gift Cards For Christmas, Survey Shows

More Americans Prefer To Give Gift Cards For Christmas, Survey Shows Avatar Posted by LeeAdams under News
From http://www.allheadlinenews.com 3688 days ago
Made Hot by: on November 8, 2007 7:21 pm
According to the latest Annual Holiday Survey commissioned by Deloitte, gift cards are seen as the top gift purchase for four consecutive years, with 69 percent of the consumers planning to buy them this year, compared with only 66 percent in 2006. The respondents plan to buy an average of 5.5 cards, compared with the 4.6 cards last year, at $36.2 Read More

Free, And Informative, Insight At Your Fingertips

Free, And Informative, Insight At Your Fingertips Avatar Posted by suzyQ under Resources
From http://www.smallbizresource.com 3688 days ago
Made Hot by: on November 7, 2007 4:42 pm
There's a neat little knowledgebase, with substantial informative content, right at your fingertips and you likely don't even know it. The Insight24 directory, which aggregates business and technology webcasts, videos and podcasts, boasts over 5,000 content pieces provided by 160 companies. And we're not talking fluff and marketing spiels. The con Read More

Cumulative Media Drive Purchase Intent

Cumulative Media Drive Purchase Intent Avatar Posted by jnelson under News
From http://blogs.mediapost.com 3696 days ago
Made Hot by: on October 31, 2007 3:34 pm
A new guide from Magazine Publishers of America offers a comprehensive view of the role of media in influencing consumer purchase decisions and online behavior. The report analyzes cross-media accountability data from 32 studies to determine each medium's effectiveness through the purchase funnel. The overall findings indicate that: * Med Read More

Boomers Don't Retire; They Become their Own Bosses

Boomers Don't Retire; They Become their Own Bosses Avatar Posted by JohnH under News
From http://www.marketingvox.com 3701 days ago
Made Hot by: on October 27, 2007 1:46 pm
For many Boomers, retirement is an opportunity to start a business and become their own boss. 15 percent intend to work for themselves until they die, according to a new Ipsos Reid (Canada) study of Boomers who have either retired early to start their own business. Read More

Microsoft Partner Program Aimed at Small Businesses

Microsoft  Partner Program Aimed at Small Businesses Avatar Posted by JohnH under Technology
From http://www.eweek.com 3707 days ago
Made Hot by: on October 26, 2007 2:08 pm
Microsoft is reaching out to help small businesses find IT support by introducing the Small Business Specialist Community, some 5,000 Microsoft partn Read More

SMBs Go Against The Political Grain

SMBs Go Against The Political Grain Avatar Posted by TerryJackson under News
From http://www.smallbizresource.com 3702 days ago
Made Hot by: on October 25, 2007 2:02 pm
While the majority of the country seems to be behind the Democratic Party as the political campaigns gain steam, it seems that small business is pretty content with the Republican Party and believes it's the party for small business. According to a new survey from SurePayroll, which polled 450 small business owners, most small biz owners are pull Read More

Business Etiquette Now Accessible on Your Mobile Phone

Business Etiquette Now Accessible on Your Mobile Phone Avatar Posted by Etiquette under Technology
From http://www.carolbory.blogspot.com 3702 days ago
Made Hot by: on October 25, 2007 2:01 pm
Carol Bory launches BizQ.mobi, the first mobile etiquette site designed for mobile handsets for instant access to business etiquette information anytime. Read More

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