Do you feel like patent laws do more to stifle real innovation than protect it? That's exactly the sentiment of the New Zealand government who just passed a law prohibiting patents for basic software, however, protection for major innovations and programs will remain protected under the country's c Read More

How Many Friends Do Startup Founders Really Need?

How Many Friends Do Startup Founders Really Need? Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 366 days ago
Made Hot by: LimeWood on September 5, 2013 5:21 am
The Internet and social media have totally destroyed the meaning of the word “friend” and even changed it from a noun to a verb. On Twitter and Facebook, many young people follow hundreds of friends before age twenty, all without ever having physically said or heard a word from most of them. Facebo Read More
If your blog is your means to your living, is it your priority? If not, what is? Learn from my screw-ups and put your blog’s goals in black and white now. Read More

How Opportunity Cost Can Help You Make Much Better Decisions

How Opportunity Cost Can Help You Make Much Better Decisions Avatar Posted by diagramified under Self-Development
From http://diagramified.com 368 days ago
Made Hot by: ioncannon on September 5, 2013 3:19 am
Just because you work hard doesn’t mean you’re getting the right stuff done. Find out how understanding opportunity cost can help you make much better use of your time and energy. Read More

Is Striving For Engagement Everything?

Is Striving For Engagement Everything? Avatar Posted by erikemanuelli under Global
From http://www.freemakemoneyadvice.com 364 days ago
Made Hot by: HomeBusinessMedia on September 5, 2013 2:49 am
‘I need more comments’ wishes every bloggers. When asked why, they reply that more comments are tantamount and symbolize engagement. That is completely fine.
A final question, though. Why do you need more engagement?
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Less Choice, More Commitment: Customers Want Simplicity

Less Choice, More Commitment: Customers Want Simplicity Avatar Posted by Debra Kaye under Sales
From http://www.inc.com 367 days ago
Made Hot by: PMVirtual on September 4, 2013 9:46 pm
Choose from among too many options makes people feel paralyzed and unsure of themselves. Consider what your brand offers and think less, not more. Read More

How to Get the Most Out of Google+

How to Get the Most Out of Google+ Avatar Posted by CateCosta under Social Media
From http://www.ducttapemarketing.com 367 days ago
Made Hot by: NolanGreen on September 4, 2013 9:27 pm
So far Google+ has taken a back seat to other networks, such as Facebook, with all but the most Internet enthused and those in tech related fields. But, I believe Google+ holds some hidden opportunities precisely for this reason.
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IRS Claims Small Businesses Underreporting Cash Payments

IRS Claims Small Businesses Underreporting Cash Payments Avatar Posted by airabongco under Taxes
From http://smallbiztrends.com 368 days ago
Made Hot by: centrifugePR on September 4, 2013 8:51 pm
IRS has now sent some notices regarding some companies not paying their taxes from payments made through credit card transactions. Since this deals with third party processors, it is more important to take note of each payment. Learn more about it here. Read More

Catch Up With Our Latest Small Business News Recap

Catch Up With Our Latest Small Business News Recap Avatar Posted by airabongco under News
From http://smallbiztrends.com 365 days ago
Made Hot by: Copysugar on September 4, 2013 7:30 pm
Doing good business does not stop from providing good products and services. You should also strive to know more about your industry. Here is another business news recap from Small Business Trends. Read More

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Rachel Strella: Story of an Accidental Entrepreneur

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