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6 Steps to Help You Get Started in Exporting

6 Steps to Help You Get Started in Exporting Avatar Posted by SBA.gov under Global
From http://smallbiztrends.com 242 days ago
Made Hot by: advertglobal on September 2, 2013 6:32 am
If you’re considering exporting as a way to expand and grow your business in new markets, where should you start? These are six essential steps any potential small business exporter should follow as they get started. Read More

How to Create Buzz About Your Small Business with PR

How to Create Buzz About Your Small Business with PR Avatar Posted by SBA.gov under Public Relations
From http://blog.score.org 242 days ago
Made Hot by: SJC on September 1, 2013 12:20 am
Whether you are a start-up, launching a new product, looking to secure funding or build the visibility for your business, these steps and considerations for using PR can help you build your brand and spread the word. Read More
Statistics show that the success rate of veteran-owned businesses is higher than other startups. Achieve your small business potential with these insights about how to get started. Read More
Whether you are looking to start a business right away or are planning to start one once you’ve retired, these tips and considerations can help you become a successful female encore entrepreneur. Read More
Great content captivates audiences and keeps them coming back to your site. It also fuels search engines and can greatly improve SEO. These tips can help you define great content and get started with – and keep up – a fresh and compelling website.
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8 Smart Techniques for Improving Headlines

8 Smart Techniques for Improving Headlines Avatar Posted by SBA.gov under Marketing
From http://www.sba.gov 313 days ago
Made Hot by: ObjectOriented on June 17, 2013 6:44 pm
Even the most well-written article or blog post, or the best video, is worthless if it isn’t topped by an appealing headline. The headline is what piques the reader’s attention.

With a little effort and a lot of inspiration, you can improve your headlines and increase the number of peo Read More
SBA is gearing up for National Small Business Week, June 17-21. This year the SBA is taking the show on the road offering educational panels and workshops on topics like how to start business, social media 101, how to protect your business against cyber security threats, how to start exporting, jus Read More
Do you use endorsements or testimonials from customers in your marketing or advertising? Many business owners do. If you do, you'll need to be aware of truth-in-advertising and endorsement laws. Likewise, if you use ask bloggers to write about your products, you need to be clear and transparent abo Read More
Father’s Day is right around the corner, providing another opportunity for small businesses to reach out to customers with an incentive to visit their stores, restaurants or websites and make a purchase. Here are seven Father’s Day sales and marketing tips to help you boost your profits – regardles Read More

How to Build and Use a Business Budget That's Useful All Year Long

How to Build and Use a Business Budget That's Useful All Year Long Avatar Posted by SBA.gov under Management
From http://www.sba.gov 324 days ago
Made Hot by: PMVirtual on June 6, 2013 11:31 pm
Budgets are difficult to plan and maintain at the best of times – unexpected events, cash flow problems, supply chain issues and more can all reap havoc with even the most thoroughly planned business budgets. And this is where the problem lies: your business is never static, and your budget shouldn Read More

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