Vendors

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Tell Them You Care With a Holiday Card. Use These 5 Tips to Do It Right.
Holidays

Tell Them You Care With a Holiday Card. Use These 5 Tips to Do It Right.

Sending out greetings to your vendors, customers and clients is a simple business strategy that provides you with a 10-fold return.
Jonathan Long
Controlling the Uncontrollable
The Grind

Controlling the Uncontrollable

When getting a startup off the ground, entrepreneurs have to rely on others. Here is how to overcome the challenges of depending on external partners.
Sarah Haselkorn
Don't Pay a Consultant Before Chatting With Your Vendor
Vendors

Don't Pay a Consultant Before Chatting With Your Vendor

Vendors have unique access and insight. Their perspective is typically available for the price of a friendly conversation.
Shaul Kuper
Why Vendors Can Make or Break Your Event
Startup Kit

Why Vendors Can Make or Break Your Event

Here's how to find the best vendors for your needs and negotiate with them to get the best prices.
How to Engage Your Vendors
60 Second Solutions

How to Engage Your Vendors

How you pay your vendors can impact the service you receive.
Entrepreneur Staff
How to Choose the Best Printer for Your Direct Mail Campaign
Starting a Business

How to Choose the Best Printer for Your Direct Mail Campaign

These tips can help you choose the printer whose product and service will meet your needs.
Craig Simpson
3 Situations When You Should Shut Your Mouth
Growth Strategies

3 Situations When You Should Shut Your Mouth

While entrepreneurs could babble on and on about their endeavor and how much they accomplished, sometimes it pays to just listen to others.
Matthew Toren
How Homeboy Industries Landed a Distribution Deal With Supermarkets
Marketing

How Homeboy Industries Landed a Distribution Deal With Supermarkets

The non-profit which employs former gang members is now selling a selection of food products at Ralphs and Food 4 Less chains.
Hey, Small-Business Owner: Do You Shop Local?
Marketing

Hey, Small-Business Owner: Do You Shop Local?

If you want consumers to shop local, encourage them by shopping locally for your own business.
Carol Tice
How to Tap the Power of 'Thank You'
Growth Strategies

How to Tap the Power of 'Thank You'

Expressing gratitude can be good for business. Here are ways to make your appreciation more meaningful to your employees, vendors and customers.
Joey Faucette
Nine Ways to Find Hidden Savings in Your Outsourcing Invoice
Growth Strategies

Nine Ways to Find Hidden Savings in Your Outsourcing Invoice

A do-it-yourself audit of your IT contract could uncover costly billing errors. Here are tips for spotting the most common.