President Barack Obama and the U.S. Senate are pushing incentives to benefit small businesses including a small business loan program. One proposal might make available as much as $50 billion for small businesses including $40 billion in remaining Troubled Asset Relief Program funds, according to this story from USA Today. What do you think of a p Read More
Obtaining a continuous stream of home renovation jobs can be challenging even for the best contractors and especially during a recession. The best way to get a job is to maximize the number of leads you get. You can find leads by direct referrals from satisfied customers, online through lead generation/bidding websites or through a combination of Read More
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Many small business owners struggle with figuring out ways to drive traffic to their social media tools, like Facebook, Twitter, & YouTube. This post helps explain how you can drive more traffic to your social sites by leveraging some of your traditional advertising tactics, like print ads, radio, & TV. Read More
The majority of the time, you just don't know where to start because there is so much on your mind and going in so many different directions. Your brain is so boggled down and you know you have so many things to accomplish in a short period of time. You get easily confused not knowing where to start, so you throw your hands up in the air and say f Read More
These are a few of the questions every business needs to ask today to better position themselves for future opportunities or risk. Here are a just a few I'm beginning to ask. Read More
A lot of people start a business everyday and a large percentage of them are bound to fail in the first few months of operation. Find out why business fail and how you can avoid them. Read More
With Google and Bing both fighting for social search supremacy, it seems like social search is the next big thing in the search industry. Read More
If you've ever wondered how to turn your business into a franchise, this is the article for you. The key message being delivered? Yes, franchising is possible but it is a lot of hard work and is certainly NOT easy money. There are a lot of steps that go into developing a successful franchise, and Andrew Caffey gives at least an overview of most o Read More
From developing a plan to preparing for your retirement and health insurance, this article on how to be your own boss from Kiplinger.com looks not only at tips for starting your own business but also at how to be sure you are financially secure while you do so. Of course, even many in the working world have been less than secure on some of these i Read More

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