Entrepreneur: Latest from Polly Schneider Traylor http://www.entrepreneur.com The latest small business tips and advice from Entrepreneur.com. en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 18 Jul 2012 08:00:00 GMT Why Your Business Needs an Operations Plan If you're sailing your boat without a rudder, you're going to lose control when the water gets rough. A growing business needs a sound operations plan to survive. Wed, 18 Jul 2012 08:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223973 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223973 If you're sailing your boat without a rudder, you're going to lose control when the water gets rough. A growing business needs a sound operations plan to survive. Social Advertising: Like, Share, Retweet ... Buy? Companies are turning to social media as the next frontier for advertising -- and even small businesses can afford to get in on the action. Fri, 20 Apr 2012 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223334 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223334 Companies are turning to social media as the next frontier for advertising -- and even small businesses can afford to get in on the action. The Buzz Behind Those Tech Buzzwords In our piece on hot tech trends, we explained the cloud, crowdsourcing and other tricky terms. Now, we tackle those big concept buzzwords that likely get thrown around your office. Thu, 16 Feb 2012 09:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222754 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222754 In our piece on hot tech trends, we explained the cloud, crowdsourcing and other tricky terms. Now, we tackle those big concept buzzwords that likely get thrown around your office. Behind the Buzz: Five Tech Trends, Defined Do you want to know, once and for all, what the cloud is? Here's our take on those technology terms you keep hearing, but may not quite understand. Mon, 12 Sep 2011 05:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220286 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220286 Do you want to know, once and for all, what the cloud is? Here's our take on those technology terms you keep hearing, but may not quite understand. Growing Your Business the Six Sigma Way The well-known philosophy for pleasing customers and growing sales makes sense even for small businesses. Fri, 19 Nov 2010 00:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217539 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217539 The well-known philosophy for pleasing customers and growing sales makes sense even for small businesses. Does Your Website Make Customers Cringe? The trick to a successful e-commerce site is making transactions easy and enjoyable for customers. Fri, 10 Sep 2010 13:59:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217287 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217287 The trick to a successful e-commerce site is making transactions easy and enjoyable for customers.