Small Business Encyclopedia
Definition: A term that encompasses all forms of technology used to create,
store, exchange and utilize information in its various forms
including business data, conversations, still images, motion
pictures and multimedia presentations
Definition: A computerized network operated by a main computer and linked to
several checkout terminals
Definition: A podcast is a pre-recorded audio program that's posted to a website and is made available for download so people can listen to them on personal computers or mobile devices.
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Change your habits, change your business and change your life.
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The movie focuses on the 'hero's journey,' a structure that can be useful when telling VCs your company's story.
Is your child pulling on your heartstrings, begging for that special toy or trip? What you should do is plan.
Startup opportunities based on Internet culture and trends are boundless. What are you doing about that?
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Here are six tips to transition into a new role -- and a new life -- after you've handed over the reins of the business you started.
Running a successful startup means more rainy days than bright, clear skies. Here's how to not end up all wet.
The event gives consumers exclusive savings while also offering them a way to donate to charities of their choosing.
When entrepreneurs are successful at one thing, they inevitably assume they can replicate that success again and again … until they can't.
With diligent attention to the tricks of the online business trade, smaller businesses can climb to that coveted first spot on the search page.
Don't neglect the opportunity you have to create the network you need with the people who are already sitting at your table.
While creating content can be a challenge in itself, it's often what you do with the content after it's been published that determines its effectiveness.
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Not only is supporting a cause good for the soul, but it's good for business, as long as companies channel their marketing efforts to reflect their emphasis on social responsibility.
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