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How do you compete with other businesses who are selling the same product as you but for less money? One solution is to change the product. And that's exactly what Duane Koch of Koch's Turkey Farm did. When larger farms continuously beat his small three generation farm on price, Koch decided to cha Read More

10-Year-Old Creates Brand with Homemade Cookies

10-Year-Old Creates Brand with Homemade Cookies Avatar Posted by ShawnHessinger under Marketing
From http://smallbiztrends.com 76 days ago
Made Hot by: fundpr on October 8, 2014 12:01 pm
10-year-old Cory Nieves may not have a lot of experience starting a business. But he hasn't let that stop him. With his mom's help, he's built a profitable brand selling homemade cookies. And he isn't finished yet. Read More

Even LinkedIn Gets In Trouble for Aggressive Email Marketing

Even LinkedIn Gets In Trouble  for Aggressive Email Marketing Avatar Posted by ShawnHessinger under Legal
From http://smallbiztrends.com 183 days ago
Made Hot by: businessluv on June 19, 2014 11:14 pm
A federal judge says a class action suit can go ahead against LinkedIn. Users claim the company hurt their reputations by "spamming" their contact lists trying to get others they knew to sign up for the website. You may not be in a similar situation with your email marketing campaign, but remember. Read More

Could New Amazon Fire Phone Kill Brick and Mortar Retail?

Could New Amazon Fire Phone Kill Brick and Mortar Retail? Avatar Posted by ShawnHessinger under Sales
From http://smallbiztrends.com 183 days ago
Made Hot by: sundaydriver on June 25, 2014 6:20 am
Forget the 3D display. The most distinguishing thing about the new Amazon Fire Phone is its unique Firefly feature. Basically, this feature allows buyers to take a photo of a product with the phone's 13-megapixel camera and then search for the item in Amazon's vast data base -- and buy it. Move ove Read More
Online entrepreneurs and other in small businesses often spend lots of time at their desks staring at the computer screen. That might be good for productivity, but bad for your heart and the rest of your body. If you don't have time to get out and exercise or get to the local gymn, here's another o Read More
If you think you need coding to start a tech company, forget it, says Triberr co-founder Dino Dogan. What you need is insight into a problem that needs solving. Then find a partner with the skills you lack. In this interview, Dogan talks about what led to the creation of Triberr and gives us a look Read More
There are many options for creating a business website. But one is certainly the WordPress content management system. Though originally designed for blogging, WordPress offers a simple dashboard approach for managing the various elements of your site. In this post, Web hosting company Doteasy offer Read More
This is the story of Bloomforth. It's not just a company dedicated to delivering cloud services to small businesses. It also is a small business not even a year old. CEO and founder Quy Vo talks about how he first got the idea for bundling small business cloud services. It was while at a previous j Read More
If you need freelancers to help you with your business, one source is oDesk. Here online entrepreneur Evan Carmichael shares some of the steps he uses in finding good people to work with on oDesk. From how to write an initial ad to how to establish yourself as a credible client for freelancers, thi Read More
The new Twitter profiles are being rolled out. And David Meerman Scott gives us an overview of what's new and different about them. He also has some suggestions about how to use the new profiles for better personal and business branding. Read More

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