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Why the new tax law is still unfair to small business

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 17:47
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act gave big business a permanent tax cut and some, but not all, small businesses a temporary tax reduction. What's wrong with that
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It is possible to succeed yourself right out of business

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 16:44
Beware Blasingame's 2nd Law of Small Business: It's redundant to say, "undercapitalized small business," which is especially true for fast-growing companies because revenue growth depletes cash in dramatic but predictable
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Cloud computing is awesome. But not always.

Tue, 05/14/2019 - 21:28
As you leverage and profit from all the efficient high-tech, speed-of-light customer connection tools, don't forget that the best option might not always be in the
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Shocking confessions of a legendary actor and the world's greatest salesman

Fri, 05/10/2019 - 20:07
How can you tell if you or someone in your organization has a debilitating level of call reluctance? You'll find it in the numbers. Find out how to recognize this condition plus tips on how to conquer
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The quest for the essence of entrepreneurial risk-taking

Tue, 05/07/2019 - 22:00
Ever wonder what’s behind an entrepreneur’s decision to take a risk? It's a combination of calculation, foolhardiness, faith, and sometimes, one more thing that may surprise
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It's the Digital Age: Ethically Speaking, Things Here Are Different

Thu, 05/02/2019 - 20:11
Ever wonder why we're increasingly anxious about technology? It's because digital leverage is troubling our analog requirement of trust. And as we continue to race into the ever-more-digital 21st Century, hell-bent-for-light-speed, there's the
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Performance: The Arch-Enemy Of Fear

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 19:00
Fear of success can be a manageable and productive stimulus that can create opportunity and spur performance. Successful entrepreneurs aggregate fear-fighting tools to give them courage, confidence, and justification for believing in
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How Small Businesses Saved Our Job-Creating, Uh, Bacon

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 17:16
The only positive to accrue to the Main Street economy during the lost decade (2007-2016) is the unprecedented financial strengthening of America's small business sector, which, just February, broke a 45-year hiring
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Even Og And Gog Knew Fundamentals Are Fun

Tue, 04/09/2019 - 17:23
Small business fundamentals are good habits that are fun because they work – every time. Practicing bad habits is the opposite and essentially a business death wish, which isn't fun. Everybody knows
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"No Problem": The Vuvuzela Of Customer Service

Fri, 04/05/2019 - 20:37
As a small business, you have only one differentiator: the positive personal experience the customer attributes directly and uniquely to your business. Which won't happen if your employees blow a vuvuzela at customers for merely showing
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What Your Bankability Says About Your Business's Sustainability

Mon, 03/11/2019 - 18:46
If your small business is bankable and you need a loan, you'd go to a bank. But if you aren't and are considering online alternatives, be sure you fully understand the requirements of those
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How to Create a Sales Plan Template

Thu, 03/07/2019 - 22:01
Sales affect the entire business, and your sales staff requires an in-depth plan to succeed. A good sales plan is specific and lays out tasks, realistic goals, and a base strategy for individuals to develop. Creating ideas and plans for marketing is time-consuming and difficult – which is why  most businesses opt to
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We're Living In Everest-Summitting, Rarified-Air Economic Times

Thu, 02/28/2019 - 17:45
Current headlines may lead you to think the economy is slowing dramatically and small business optimism is declining. The challenge is to put the news in context and be a more discerning consumer of
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Professional Selling Skills: A Fundamental Now More Essential Than Ever

Tue, 02/26/2019 - 21:38
In the 21st century, Professional Selling Skills (PSS) are an essential, non-negotiable business fundamental. Here are three key
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Why Every Investor Should be Cheering Etsy's Good Earnings

Tue, 02/26/2019 - 16:03
There are many things that we can learn from Etsy's ( ETSY ) earnings that were released after yesterday’s market close, but perhaps the two most important are that some strategies and ideas that have until recently stood the test of time are rendered pretty much useless in the modern economy, and that we should all
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Professional Selling Skills: A Fundamental Now More Essential Than Ever

Mon, 02/18/2019 - 00:27
In the 21st century, Professional Selling Skills (PSS) are an essential, non-negotiable business fundamental. Here are three key
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