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Unexpected Quality Many Successful Tech Investors Have

Unexpected Quality Many Successful Tech Investors Have Avatar Posted by lyceum under Startups
From http://smallbiztrends.com 6 days ago
Made Hot by: BizWise on July 27, 2015 11:07 am
There are several qualities that good tech investors have in common: patience, focus, determination. But there’s another quality that might help determine successful investments: nerdiness.
It’s likely not one you’d immediately think of, but John Lilly insists it’s the truth. A self-proclaimed “al Read More

Creative Ways to Expand Your Market and Brand Awareness  

Creative Ways to Expand Your Market and Brand Awareness   Avatar Posted by lyceum under Marketing
From http://smallbiztrends.com 6 days ago
Made Hot by: Digitaladvert on July 25, 2015 2:21 pm
As a business owner, it is likely you have read countless books, web research, articles, and such looking for the magic bullet that will help you bring your business to the forefront of your audience’s mind.
It is likely you have tried many things, but try this list of creative ways to expand your Read More
When it comes to the products or services you sell, it can be hard to find the perfect balance.
If you offer too wide a spread of items for sale, you can dilute your market. In other words, you can offer a lot, but not be a specialist in any one thing, and therefore become a generalist. Not a grea Read More
Dropbox has become a top collaboration tool for many companies. It allows businesses to share files that are too big to send through email, as well as store files for access from any device. But the Dropbox integration with Microsoft has taken the app to a new level, helping professionals not only Read More
Small business owners, for better or worse, tend to finance purchases using credit cards. When you were first starting out, you probably charged many business purchases to your personal credit card.
Applying for a business credit card has a lot of advantages, both for your personal credit score an Read More
“We need to talk about the project budget…”
No phrase can strike fear into the heart of junior and senior management alike quite like an urgent email to discuss the budget.
If you’re a project manager, you know all too well how difficult it can be to keep projects on time and on budget. Between c Read More
Huge businesses like Google and Facebook can afford to tackle many different projects at once. But if you, as a small company with just a few team members, have an idea for a social network, a search engine, a mobile chat app, and even a virtual reality project — you probably need to start a bit sm Read More
Employees who are recognized for their efforts far and away outperform those who are not.
Companies with official employee recognition programs have 31 percent lower turnover rates, according to a Forbes report. That could equal thousands of dollars saved in the long run when you consider how much Read More

How to Use Periscope for Business

How to Use Periscope for Business Avatar Posted by lyceum under Social Media
From http://smallbiztrends.com 8 days ago
Made Hot by: leonesimmy on July 22, 2015 1:26 pm
Periscope is the popular live video streaming app purchased by Twitter in March 2015. It’s the Instagram of live video streaming, offering users the opportunity to see the world through the eyes of someone else. Users have the capability to share their stories and perspectives to add value to their Read More
Data from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) reveal that self-employment is on the rise and has been growing since the late 1990s. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) figures indicate that self-employment has been flat over the same period.
The tax authority’s numbers show that the number of indi Read More

5 Things Your Latino Employees Wish You Understood

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Roy Opata Olende @RoyBoss Targets Employee Engagement

Roy Opata Olende has some insight what will make your employees work more effectively. He didn't plan to become … More
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