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Coming to America: An Immigrant Who Overcame a 'Taxing' Problem
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Coming to America: An Immigrant Who Overcame a 'Taxing' Problem

Six years ago, Paula Paredes started her ATAX franchise by first tackling an obstacle that had nothing to do with the IRS.
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The Secret to Connecting With Your Audience
Communications

The Secret to Connecting With Your Audience

There's one thing you can do that will rally your customers, colleagues and even competitors.
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Failure Is Not the End. It's an Opportunity to Learn.
Failure

Failure Is Not the End. It's an Opportunity to Learn.

Failure is an external event that happens. It is not a personality characteristic.
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How Growing Up With the Internet Made Millennials Different
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How Growing Up With the Internet Made Millennials Different

The generation dubbed "digital natives'' prefer YouTube to TV and the World Cup to bowl games. Marketers need to adapt.
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What the Color of Your Logo Says About Your Company (Infographic)
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What the Color of Your Logo Says About Your Company (Infographic)

The Golden Arches just wouldn't communicate the same thing if they were purple.
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10 Inspirational Quotes About Independence From Successful Entrepreneurs
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10 Inspirational Quotes About Independence From Successful Entrepreneurs

Ten famous entrepreneurs tell us why they declared their freedom.
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Should You License Your Product?
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Should You License Your Product?

An expert breaks down the good and the bad of licensing to help you decide.
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No Gender Bias Figured Into What These Franchisees Chose to Do

They used to be in oil and gas; now these guys are into waxing. No, not cars -- women's legs.
Why This Little Pickle Stand Is a Symbol of Big Innovation
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Why This Little Pickle Stand Is a Symbol of Big Innovation

For the company behind Horman's Best Pickles, there's never a 'dill' moment.
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How to Set Prices for Your Child-Care Service
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How to Set Prices for Your Child-Care Service

Learn to determine pricing that will make you a profit but won't scare away parents.
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The 12 Steps to Happiness That You Create (Infographic)
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The 12 Steps to Happiness That You Create (Infographic)

This feeling that we all strive for is a path we choose, not a destination to arrive at.
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5 Ways to Be Present With Your Startup, Not Pestered By It
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5 Ways to Be Present With Your Startup, Not Pestered By It

The line between being mindfully engaged and completely consumed by your startup can become hazy over time.
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6 Barriers to Referral Success
Referrals

6 Barriers to Referral Success

Implementing a referral process sounds simple in theory, but it's easier said than done. Here are the challenges -- or better put, the excuses -- that can derail your best referral intentions.
Joanne Black
6 Steps to 'Dancing' Through Conversations With Your Business Partners
Business Partnership

6 Steps to 'Dancing' Through Conversations With Your Business Partners

By having honest, respectful, productive conversations with your partner, you will find the rhythm to help you smoothly and purposefully dance your way through business relationships.
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6 Tips on Getting Customer Feedback and Making It Actionable
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6 Tips on Getting Customer Feedback and Making It Actionable

While qll entrepreneurs know that customer insights are invaluable to product design and continued improvement, acquiring and organizing useful feedback is easier said than done.
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