Small Business Growth

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Good Surprises Are Likelier When You Plan for Them
Small Business Growth

Good Surprises Are Likelier When You Plan for Them

Don't be so focused on what can go wrong that you aren't ready to seize the opportunity when things go better than anticipated.
Haijian Hu
Big Business or Small, I'm Still an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneur Mindset

Big Business or Small, I'm Still an Entrepreneur

I'm no different running a 20-person shop as I am many multiples of that.
Jim Joseph
4 Tools That Make Your Small Business Look Big
Marketing Bootcamp

4 Tools That Make Your Small Business Look Big

Just because you're not Apple or Amazon doesn't mean you can't look every bit as professional to consumers. Here's how to do it.
Stephen Sheinbaum
Angry Birds Sold Slowly at $0.99 Per Download -- Until the Game's Popularity Soared
Marketing Bootcamp

Angry Birds Sold Slowly at $0.99 Per Download -- Until the Game's Popularity Soared

It took a while, but Finland-based game app developer Rovio eventually struck gold with Angry Birds. Here's how you can too.
Peter Daisyme
5 Ways to Refresh Your Ecommerce Business
Business Optimization

5 Ways to Refresh Your Ecommerce Business

It's not too late to start the new year off right, reviewing where your business is, renewing customer touch-points, and recalibrating your goals.
Harry Whitehouse
Why Collaboration Is an Easier Route to Small Business Growth
Small Business Growth

Why Collaboration Is an Easier Route to Small Business Growth

In business, as in life, there is strength in numbers.
Jana Barrett
3 Strategies to Making More Money from Your Side Gig
Side Businesses

3 Strategies to Making More Money from Your Side Gig

Running a business in addition to holding a job is a lot of work, but for just a tiny bit more effort, you can make a lot more.
Wendy Keller
Improve Your Great Idea by Listening to What Your Customers Tell You
Customer Satisfaction

Improve Your Great Idea by Listening to What Your Customers Tell You

You need unshakeable confidence to start a business and a lot of humility to make it succeed.
Wendy Keller
Challenges Evolve Differently During the 5 Stages of a Growing Small Business
Ready To Launch

Challenges Evolve Differently During the 5 Stages of a Growing Small Business

There is no one-size-fits-all in the world of small business. Definitions need to be clearer in order for a company to weather the storms of expansion.
Clate Mask
How to Up Your Small Business's Cash Flow -- Fast
Funding

How to Up Your Small Business's Cash Flow -- Fast

Secure working capital with these under-the-radar tools
Eyal Shinar
4 Ways to Give Your Customers Exactly What They Want
Management

4 Ways to Give Your Customers Exactly What They Want

You don't have to have a perfect business, but it does need to be 'good enough' to attract your target audience and land sales. Follow these tips to bring in more business.
Dan S. Kennedy
This Group Aims to Connect Socially Responsible Startups With 'Retail' Investors
Impact Investing

This Group Aims to Connect Socially Responsible Startups With 'Retail' Investors

The TriLinc Global Impact Fund looks for established social enterprises in stable emerging markets that are ripe for growth capital.
Jessica Pothering
Small Businesses Need Technology to Really Know Their Customers
Small Business Growth

Small Businesses Need Technology to Really Know Their Customers

Mythical small shop owners knows every customer. In reality, small businesses need the tools to analyze their sales data if they are to compete.
Rudd Davis
How to Not Be Swamped When Sales Finally Begin Flooding In
Small Business Growth

How to Not Be Swamped When Sales Finally Begin Flooding In

An abrupt spike in sales can rock a startup. Seven entrepreneurs who have been through it tell their stories.
Anand Srinivasan