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Why Every Law School Should Teach Entrepreneurship
Lawyer

Why Every Law School Should Teach Entrepreneurship

A law practice offers the enticements of owning a business but law schools are anything but systematic about preparing attorneys to run their own firms.
Jaia Thomas
Wow Customers by Adding Sprinkles to Your Retail Service
Small BizTips

Wow Customers by Adding Sprinkles to Your Retail Service

They may come in for fast, good and cheap -- but they'll come back for unique.
Chip R. Bell
3 Promising Trends for Smaller Businesses in 2015
Small BizTips

3 Promising Trends for Smaller Businesses in 2015

There are ever fewer barriers to small and medium sized businesses using technology and data as effectively as the largest companies.
Himanshu Sareen
How to Pick the Right Website Management Platform for Your Small Business
Websites

How to Pick the Right Website Management Platform for Your Small Business

The prevalence of smart phones as a shopping tool means brick-and-mortar businesses need a website that meets consumer expectations.
Mark Cenicola
5 Productivity Tricks From the Pros
Productivity

5 Productivity Tricks From the Pros

Since many entrepreneurs are unwilling (or just can't) cut back on their workload, they need to figure out how to work smarter, not harder. Here are a few tips on getting more done during the day.
Mike Templeman
Six Ideas for Finding New Sales Leads
Marketing

Six Ideas for Finding New Sales Leads

Don't overlook these unexpected online opportunities for prospects.
Ann Handley
10 Ways to Green Your Retail Store
Finance

10 Ways to Green Your Retail Store

It can be hard to make expensive changes that could bring big energy savings, such as adding insulation or installing skylights. But you should.
Carol Tice
10 YouTube Channels to Follow for Tech Help
Technology

10 YouTube Channels to Follow for Tech Help

Need solutions to your technology problems? These experts offer practical advice for business owners.
John Patrick Pullen
Branding 101: Five Tips for Solopreneurs
Marketing

Branding 101: Five Tips for Solopreneurs

Just because you're a solopreneur doesn't mean you can't have snappy branding. Here are some tips and examples of one-person businesses with great brands.
Carol Tice
What You Need to Know About Using Hashtags on Twitter
Marketing

What You Need to Know About Using Hashtags on Twitter

Here's how you can use hashtags so your tweets can reach a larger audience and attract more followers.
Jason Falls
Five Ways to Find Leads from Facebook
Marketing

Five Ways to Find Leads from Facebook

On Facebook, behind every business lead is a flesh-and-blood individual
Ann Handley
How to Sell Shares Without Going Public
Cash Flow Center

How to Sell Shares Without Going Public

Secondary markets like SharesPost and SecondMarket offer a less costly avenue for raising money from investors than an IPO.
Peter S. Cohan
Nine Easy Tips to Automate Your Finances and Avoid Late Payments
Finance

Nine Easy Tips to Automate Your Finances and Avoid Late Payments

Consider this quick step-by-step guide to put your bill paying and personal financial management on autopilot.
J.D. Roth
Five Painless Ways to Raise Prices this Year
Growth Strategies

Five Painless Ways to Raise Prices this Year

With the economy still so uncooperative, how can you sell customers on a price raise? Here are a few ideas.
Carol Tice