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To Leave a Mark on Social Media, It's Less About Execution and More About the Message
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To Leave a Mark on Social Media, It's Less About Execution and More About the Message

Your social media presence is only as impactful as the content that media distributes.
Tim Riesterer
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Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Tim Riesterer.

Our expert this month is looking to take your questions on business messaging, marketing communications and branding.
Andrea Huspeni
Here Is How to Get Customers With Limited Funds
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Here Is How to Get Customers With Limited Funds

Your customer-acquisition strategy doesn't need to cost an arm and a leg to be successful.
Thomas Hansen
Do You Really Need to Be a Tech Disruptor to Be Successful?
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Do You Really Need to Be a Tech Disruptor to Be Successful?

Even in the realm of tech startups, many of the most successful businesses are using existing technologies to solve real-world problems, not inventing new technologies from whole cloth.
Thomas Hansen
How to Use Technology to Increase Productivity, Not Distract You
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How to Use Technology to Increase Productivity, Not Distract You

While technology can definitely help you boost output, it can also lead people to go down the rabbit hole.
Thomas Hansen
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Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Thomas Hansen.

Having been a serial entrepreneur and now the vice president of Small and Medium Business at Microsoft, Thomas Hansen is looking to take your questions about entrepreneurship and how to use technology to get a competitive edge.
Andrea Huspeni
Why Startups Need Leaders, Not Bosses
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Why Startups Need Leaders, Not Bosses

There's no place where strong leadership is needed more than in a hectic startup environment in which the odds are most stacked against you, and Herculean efforts to gain and maintain traction are required daily, not quarterly
Robert Reffkin
6 Powerful Tips to Get the Most Out of Networking
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6 Powerful Tips to Get the Most Out of Networking

Getting connected is a strategic treasure hunt, a quest to find ways to plug holes to support your startup's mission and objectives.
Robert Reffkin
What It Really Takes to Be an Entrepreneur
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What It Really Takes to Be an Entrepreneur

Our expert, Robert Reffkin, discusses what it takes to be successful and how entrepreneurship really has nothing to do with business ownership.
Robert Reffkin
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Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Robert Reffkin.

For this month entrepreneur Robert Reffkin is looking to answer your questions about starting a business, leading teams and the challenges that come with running a company.
Andrea Huspeni
The Ins and Outs of Onboarding Employees and Independent Contractors
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The Ins and Outs of Onboarding Employees and Independent Contractors

In the early stages of a business, many founders prefer to engage independent contractors to perform services, as it allows the company to avoid implementing costly payroll processes.
Lori Hoberman
Here's How to Grab an Investor's Attention and Land Funding
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Here's How to Grab an Investor's Attention and Land Funding

In an environment where many startups are seeking funding but few get it, entrepreneurs need to know how to stand out.
Lori Hoberman
Before You Form an S Corp, Consider These Points
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Before You Form an S Corp, Consider These Points

Our legal expert breaks down the pros and cons of forming an S Corporation.
Lori Hoberman
What to Consider When Deciding Between Forming a Sole Proprietorship or LLC
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What to Consider When Deciding Between Forming a Sole Proprietorship or LLC

Our legal expert Lori Hoberman discusses the pros and cons of the two different business entities.
Lori Hoberman
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