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Six Strategies for Partnering with Big Brands
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Six Strategies for Partnering with Big Brands

A must-follow checklist for small businesses looking to connect with powerhouse companies like Wal-Mart.
Jane Porter
12 Leadership Traits You Need to Thrive in Tough Times
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12 Leadership Traits You Need to Thrive in Tough Times

What does it take to lead a small business through this ongoing economic mess? Here's a roundup of the important traits for entrepreneurs in 2012.
Carol Tice
Chris Brogan on Using Video to Market Your Business
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Chris Brogan on Using Video to Market Your Business

The popular blogger shares tips on how to get started on YouTube and other video platforms for business.
Teri Evans
Young Entrepreneur Gabrielle Palermo on Growing a Social Business
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Young Entrepreneur Gabrielle Palermo on Growing a Social Business

Entrepreneur Magazine's College Entrepreneur of 2011 and co-founder of G3Box shares the challenges of growing the startup.
Diana Ransom
How to Redefine Your Business in a New Market
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How to Redefine Your Business in a New Market

Three ways entrepreneurs have refocused their companies for success by targeting a different audience -- and you can, too.
Jane Porter
Glassybaby Founder Lee Rhodes on Growth Mistakes
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Glassybaby Founder Lee Rhodes on Growth Mistakes

Our Entrepreneur of 2011 award winner shares the mistakes she made when growing her company -- and the lessons learned along the way.
Teri Evans
Chris Brogan on Social Media Starter Tips to Grow Your Business
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Chris Brogan on Social Media Starter Tips to Grow Your Business

The popular blogger shares helpful strategies for small-business owners getting started on social networks like Twitter, Facebook and Google+.
Teri Evans
Good Nite Lite's Adam Nelson on Growing Without a Business Plan
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Good Nite Lite's Adam Nelson on Growing Without a Business Plan

Entrepreneur Magazine's Emerging Entrepreneur of 2011 shares growth strategies that helped his startup succeed.
Teri Evans
What the State of the Union Address May Hold for Small Businesses
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What the State of the Union Address May Hold for Small Businesses

Here is a rundown of what small business owners and advocates hope to hear from President Obama as he addresses the nation tonight.
Catherine Clifford
Small Businesses Feel the Loss of Keystone Pipeline Project
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Small Businesses Feel the Loss of Keystone Pipeline Project

The President's rejection of the Keystone XL Pipeline project will have a dampening effect on a number of small businesses.
Diana Ransom
Five Painless Ways to Raise Prices this Year
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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
Using Barter to Help a Business Succeed
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Using Barter to Help a Business Succeed

Fish vendor Mack Chaffin joined a bartering group to subsidize the marketing services he needed to grow his business.
Michelle Goodman
Three Ways to Capitalize on Business Optimism
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Three Ways to Capitalize on Business Optimism

Even before the nation added 200,000 new jobs in December, business owners were starting to feel more upbeat about 2012. Here's how to take advantage of that warm, fuzzy feeling.
Carol Tice
Seven Ways to Whip Your Website into Shape
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Seven Ways to Whip Your Website into Shape

Here is a guide for giving your business website a makeover that will help attract more clients in 2012.
Carol Tice