Start understanding that the only consistent thing in life is change. If you want something to happen, no matter how little of a movement it is within your life, it will never take shape if you do not first embrace the change element behind it. Change is a great catalyst with a specialty to accelerate events and make all things possible. Once you Read More

Why Loan Scams Are Increasing

Why Loan Scams Are Increasing Avatar Posted by Becky under Finance
From http://www.businessweek.com 3593 days ago
Made Hot by: on April 22, 2008 5:48 pm
Scammers are taking advantage of the credit crunch to entice small business owners with fake loans. Here's how to identify the warning signs. Read More

How To Get Great Testimonials

How To Get Great Testimonials Avatar Posted by JohnH under Marketing
From http://www.evancarmichael.com 3593 days ago
Made Hot by: macromax on April 22, 2008 5:45 pm
As customers become more cautious and more skeptical, so does the need for great testimonials become more critical. Most of us have a few testimonials, but almost no one has a process for systematically going after them as a strategic priority. Social proof is one of the most powerful selling tools available and Street-Smart Marketers make it a pr Read More

The great inflation cover-up

The great inflation cover-up Avatar Posted by ArmadaIG under Finance
From http://money.cnn.com 3593 days ago
Made Hot by: on April 22, 2008 1:54 pm
Why is 91% of the population worried about inflation while the fed assures us that everything is under control? There are several possibilities: The first is that we're all paranoid. We simply need reassurance from the authorities: Inflation rates are fine, nothing to see here, move along quietly. The second is that the Fed's insistence on f Read More
With tax season behind us, a recession looming and gas at an all-time high, is there anything that business can look forward to? You bet there is: It is tax rebate time! And if you're smart, your small business will have a plan in place before those checks are ever cut to help consumers spend their stimulus payment with you. Read More

McCain: Cutting taxes more important than balanced budget

McCain: Cutting taxes more important than balanced budget Avatar Posted by JulieR under Taxes
From http://www.rawstory.com 3594 days ago
Made Hot by: on April 22, 2008 12:58 am
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NFIB Contest - Win $5,000 and Summit Invite | Small Business Trends

NFIB Contest - Win $5,000 and Summit Invite | Small Business Trends Avatar Posted by grumpygorilla under News
From http://www.smallbiztrends.com 3593 days ago
Made Hot by: on April 22, 2008 12:57 am
The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) is sponsoring a contest. The Grand Prize Winner receives a $5,000 cash prize and an all expense paid trip to Washington D.C. to attend the June 8-11, 2008 National Small Business Summit. Read More

How to trap the busiest of prospects with Google local

How to trap the busiest of prospects with Google local Avatar Posted by JohnH under Online Marketing
From http://eimr.blogspot.com 3593 days ago
Made Hot by: on April 22, 2008 12:56 am
Google's local business center is providing marketers with a complete arsenal of weapons to trap time-starved prospects, including video as we told you last week. Marketer John Jantsch at Duct Tape Marketing followed up with great post, reminding me of all the ways you can use Google local business services (i.e., the maps). To my mind, his li Read More

4 tips for writing a strong case study

4 tips for writing a strong case study Avatar Posted by Becky under Marketing
From http://www.drewsmarketingminute.com 3594 days ago
Made Hot by: on April 21, 2008 10:06 pm
Case Studies are the marketing version of Aesop's Fables. Stories told to make a point or teach a lesson that demonstrates the value of your product or service. So how do create a good case study? Read More

How to Reduce Your Shipping Fees

How to Reduce Your Shipping Fees Avatar Posted by JohnH under Finance
From http://www.kiplinger.com 3595 days ago
Made Hot by: on April 21, 2008 6:08 pm
The slow economy spells some unexpected breaks for shippers. Eager to grab bigger shares of a market that has all but stopped growing, FedEx, UPS and DHL will duke it out, negotiating contracts to reduce rates, despite an official 6.9% hike this year. Walk-ins, however, will pay the full fare. Package delivery services won't trumpet the price Read More

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