Small BizTips The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Small BizTips en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:00:00 GMT 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. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:00:00 GMT Mark Cenicola 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. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 20:45:00 GMT Mike Templeman Six Ideas for Finding New Sales Leads Don't overlook these unexpected online opportunities for prospects. Mon, 09 Apr 2012 08:00:00 GMT Ann Handley 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. Thu, 29 Mar 2012 05:00:00 GMT Carol Tice 10 YouTube Channels to Follow for Tech Help Need solutions to your technology problems? These experts offer practical advice for business owners. Tue, 13 Mar 2012 05:00:00 GMT John Patrick Pullen 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. Mon, 12 Mar 2012 04:02:00 GMT Carol Tice 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. Mon, 05 Mar 2012 05:00:00 GMT Jason Falls Five Ways to Find Leads from Facebook On Facebook, behind every business lead is a flesh-and-blood individual Thu, 23 Feb 2012 08:00:00 GMT Ann Handley 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. Mon, 30 Jan 2012 04:00:00 GMT Peter S. Cohan 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. Thu, 19 Jan 2012 09:00:00 GMT J.D. Roth 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. Wed, 18 Jan 2012 13:42:00 GMT Carol Tice Six Mistakes to Avoid When Choosing Health-Care Coverage Health insurance is increasingly complicated and expensive, but small-business owners can better navigate the system by steering clear of these missteps. Fri, 13 Jan 2012 02:00:00 GMT Jane Porter How to Raise Money for Your Startup -- Now Entrepreneur and finance expert Asheesh Advani shares his best tips for finding capital in a difficult economy. Wed, 11 Jan 2012 17:05:00 GMT Jason Fell CES 2012: Five Ways to Boost Productivity with New Tech Tools A look at technologies that can have you working and living more efficiently. Wed, 11 Jan 2012 10:00:00 GMT John Patrick Pullen Three Steps for Getting Started in Mobile Commerce If you're thinking about accepting mobile payments, here's what you need to consider before getting started. Tue, 20 Dec 2011 05:00:00 GMT Jonathan Blum Five Effective SEO Strategies to Optimize Your Business Blog Wonder why your blog isn't getting much attention? Here's how to improve your keywords, backlinks, social networking and site structure. Mon, 19 Dec 2011 04:00:00 GMT Aj Kumar Three Issues to Consider Before Moving to the Cloud As more businesses are moving data online, here are some of the top security issues to examine before making the jump yourself. Mon, 28 Nov 2011 05:00:00 GMT Ramon Ray