Okay, by now, you’ll know that I love start-ups, I love my community and yes I have a soft spot for my alma mater McMaster and it’s generation of brand new brains that enter our community with a penchant for both business and hi-tech….so it should be no surprise that our latest DemoCampHamilton3 wa Read More
Zigzagging is such a powerful, natural law. It’s how we live our lives. Take the moon missions for example. On the first moon-landing mission, while the module was on its way to the moon, it was actually flying off course 98 percent of the time. Read More
A comparison of price and features of the top 10 peer-to-peer, social fundraising websites. Includes an example fundraising page for each. Written by Sumac Research. Read More
There are a number of reasons why free blogging sites are not the best choice for a blog that is aimed at presenting your business in the best possible way. Read More
Yup, time to move along to Part 2 of our Call to Action area in our Online Marketing Program, and we begin with a look at color – and how it can influence and often determine the difference between an effective call to action and one that languishes in last place!

Here’s what we’ve found, color Read More
Every year, I spend a lot of time reading and judging business plans for business plan competitions. I have read some great plans and some not-so-great plans, but that is how it always turns out in any business plan competition. Read More
The Serial Entrepreneur vs. the Dealmaker

Today I will compare the strategies of the serial entrepreneur and the dealmaker. Both are worth studying because they have much to teach us about wealth creation. However, before we do that we will look at some important business concepts.

The Indust Read More
Reaching success with a virtual team requires trust. Here are seven ways to develop trust on your virtual team. Read More
The latest small business news and updates, curated by OPEN Forum. Today’s round-up includes a piece about the upside to Bank of America’s debit fees, a restaurateur’s funny commentary about guest interactions and the end to a government lending program for small businesses. Read More
The recent Netflix and Bank of America debacles refreshed my own painful lesson back in the Cabbage Patch Doll era. For a short time I was a wunderkind of the toy industry, until I started believing my own press releases... Read More

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Suzie Poirier @aceconcierge Builds Virtual Partnerships

Growing a business, especially online, requires you to wear many hats. If you focus on all the little things, you can … More
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