National Small Business Week The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on National Small Business Week en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:00:00 GMT Pivoting? Keep this in Mind. Give your company the time it needs to make important business changes pay off. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:00:00 GMT Linda Lacina Want to Know What's Happening in Your Industry? This Addictive Magazine App Can Help. Flipboard lets you catch up on what's hot in your line of business in a few quick swipes. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Google Hangout: Kick Up Your Online Marketing With This Expert Advice Neil Patel shares some of his top SEO and content-marketing secrets. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 20:30:00 GMT Jason Fell Are You Giving Your Team the Support it Needs? These three tips can keep staff empowered and engaged – without micromanaging. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:30:00 GMT Jeff Oddo Protect Yourself: Turn On This Security Feature in Your Mobile Banking App Sure, mobile banking apps let you track your cash on the go, but they can also help you protect it, too. Here's how. It's easier than you might think. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow What Keeps the Founder of Sam Adams Going After 30 Years Jim Koch has had the same title for the last three decades, but he's as excited as ever to go to work each day. Here's why. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:30:00 GMT Catherine Clifford To Engage Followers, Remember This One Simple Social Media Tip While many small businesses blast out content via social channels, some fail to spawn authentic consumer engagement. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:00:00 GMT Geoff Weiss How Google 'Sitelinks' Can Improve Your SEO A step-by-step guide for getting sitelinks to show up in your results pages and how they can drive more traffic to your website. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:30:00 GMT Neil Patel Tell Us: Uber, Lyft or Traditional Taxi -- What's Your Favorite Way of Getting a Ride? As car-sharing services continue to gain steam, we want to know how you prefer to get around when you need a ride. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow How Sam Adams Is Thriving as a Pony Among Clydesdales Jim Koch, the founder of Boston Beer Company, explains how his brewery came to be the biggest of the little beer houses. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 11:05:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Try These Tools to Supercharge Your Website Visitor Engagement A look at comprehensive solutions for boosting website visitor engagement, communications and conversions. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow How to Split Your Time Between Technical SEO and Content Marketing Which one should you invest most of your time in? With a limited amount of time, where do you spend it? Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT Neil Patel Papa John's Founder on What Makes an Outstanding Franchisee John Schnatter started what is now a billion-dollar pizza franchise in a broom closet. Now, there are 4,500 Papa John’s restaurants located across the globe. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 14:00:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Try This Calendar App to Keep Your Crazy Schedule Straight Calendar apps are the compasses of our busy lives, so choose wisely. Here's the smart one Young Entrepreneur Council founder Scott Gerber swears by. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow What CEOs Can Learn From Scientists Learning to experiment can push your company into business breakthroughs. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 13:45:00 GMT Dan Pickett Why This Startup Opens Its Doors to Total Strangers for a Weekly Coffee Date Washington, D.C.-based marketing firm Sisarina invites the public into its offices every Wednesday to foster a sense of community and open dialogue. Tue, 01 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Are You a Leader or a Manager? Why Understanding the Difference is Important. Both the big and small picture are important. But it's the balance between those priorities that make teams successful. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:15:00 GMT Jeff Oddo Want Your Employees to Share Company Social Media Posts? This One-Click Tool Makes It Easy. Convincing your team to regularly share company social media posts is no easy task. Here, social media marketing expert Brian Honigman reveals his favorite fix for this common conundrum. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:00:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow The Psychology of Instant Gratification and How It Will Revolutionize Your Marketing Approach Humans are hardwired to want things -- now. Here’s how you can introduce strategy into your marketing that will create incredible appeal. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 12:00:00 GMT Neil Patel 5 Awesomely Entrepreneurial Artifacts That Will Soon Live at the Smithsonian From one of Henry Ford's experimental tractors to Planters' iconic Mr. Peanut mascot, a look at some of the objects in the museum's upcoming American Enterprise exhibit. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 10:00:00 GMT Geoff Weiss