Investors are people too. They evaluate you like you should assess a possible co-founder or first employee. What are your credentials? What have you done that would convince me that my money is safe in your hands? Only after they see you as fundable, do they want to assess your plan for fundability Read More

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The Power of Unpopular: Yes, It's Actually Powerful Avatar Posted by airabongco under Products and Services
From http://smallbiztrends.com 614 days ago
Made Hot by: sundaydriver on October 31, 2013 8:16 am
This book will teach you a valuable lesson on branding. You'll learn how to stop trying to please everybody and stick to the market that loves you instead. Read More

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How to Schedule WordPress Blog Posts with Bufferapp Avatar Posted by BlogPreneurs under Social Media
From http://www.wpkube.com 617 days ago
Made Hot by: Webdev1 on October 31, 2013 8:08 am
Social media plays a crucial part in driving quality traffic and new leads. And there are certain times when sites like Twitter, Facebook and Google+ gets most amount of users. Now if you have an offline business or you cannot be online all the time. How do you fix that? Read More

Social Media’s Impact On Recruitment

Social Media’s Impact On Recruitment Avatar Posted by Sian Phillips under Human Resources
From http://tweakyourbiz.com 616 days ago
Made Hot by: justretweet on October 31, 2013 8:04 am
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“I can see from your online profile that you like puppies and drink driving – how will this help you become a valued member of our team here?”

Ok, while you hope you never have to ask that question or one like it when interviewing new staff, there is a serious discussion to Read More

Social Media Scheduling - 6 Easy To Use Tools

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From http://bloggingwizard.com 615 days ago
Made Hot by: logistico on October 31, 2013 7:44 am
There are a lot of tools that help you schedule and publish social media updates but which tools are worth their salt? Find out here.
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Secrets of Success: Small Is Beautiful Avatar Posted by Rieva Lesonsky under Startups
From http://forum.web.com 622 days ago
Made Hot by: Heather_Stone on October 31, 2013 3:10 am
We’ve launched Secrets of Success, a new weekly interview series here at the Web.com’s Small Business Forum. I’ve asked some of the smartest, innovative, succe Read More
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10 Things You Should Always Do Before Starting a New Project Avatar Posted by ivanpw under Strategy
From http://www.noobpreneur.com 619 days ago
Made Hot by: zioncampo on October 31, 2013 12:25 am
What is one thing you ALWAYS do before green-lighting a new project or biz idea? These answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). Read More

Where Your Healthcare Dollars Go

Where Your Healthcare Dollars Go Avatar Posted by smallbizwoman under Employee Benefits
From http://www.evolution1.com 618 days ago
Made Hot by: OpenSourceMedia on October 31, 2013 12:14 am
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