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Now that 3 years have passed since I got my graduate degree (and the founding of my current startup), I think I can make fun of it a bit. Read More
There are numerous great resources out there to help you raise venture capital or angel financing. But there are some parts of the process that few people talk about. And they're important; especially for startups raising money for the first time. Read More
A couple of months ago, I talked to a business associate who was rightly frustrated with her boss, the owner of a specialty manufacturing company. The owner believed that landing a sweet deal with a top-tier customer was the solitary key to success; getting the order exactly right was at the bottom of the company's to-do list. Such an approach can Read More
Your business website should effectively represent your brand while providing ways for your leads to easily engage you. All roads in your business should lead back to your website, making it the pivot point for all your marketing. And you want to treat your website that way. Read More
My unbelievably exquisite, lovely, and beautiful wife (she may be reading this) came home from work yesterday and was bubbling over with excitement. I first thought she was just excited to see me after a long day, but in her hand she held a 5 berry milkshake that was ¾ of the way empty and I immediateley identified that as the source of her good m Read More
There is so much uncertainty involved in working for ourselves that we can become habituated to anxiety. If the rewards of self-employment outweigh the emotional cost, we keep going; otherwise, we get “real” jobs. So far, it might seem that finding ways to reduce anxiety should be a high priority. Nothing could be further from the truth. Here's wh Read More
Now by integrating a promotion with the viral features of social media you can spread the word about your promotion and your company far more widely and cost effectively than ever before. I believe it is this type of marketing that can create positive brand awareness that is a perfect fit with many types of social media, especially social networks Read More
That's right, 63% of adults may not be buying from you for one simple reason. In an economic downturn consumers are looking for one thing, and it impacts how and what they buy in a big way. Read More
The recession has impacted almost all of us. Some people will find that the impact is temporary, and when the economy improves, those people's lives will return to the way that things were before the recession hit. Unfortunately, that's not going to be the case for many people, who will discover that the impact of the recession has changed their l Read More
Create a new jingle for Gatti's Pizza incorporating the famous “dial 459-twenty-two-twenty-two and get a Gatti's Pizza Delivered” phrase. The Entries will be available for the public to listen to or view at and may be featured in future Gatti's TV, radio, and online marketing. Read More

Free, Fast & Easy: A new way to communicate benefits to employees

  We know that as a small business owner, you have your hands full. Aflac has made it easier for you to communicate …

Hurray Jenny How: BizSugar Contributor of the Week

Hurray for Jenny How, our BizSugar "Contributor of the Week." If you haven't stopped by her cool and informative … More
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