Monthly Archives: April 2014

Beer, grilled cheese and really clean clothes

Nestled on a New York side street, a new type of laundromat has opened its doors, offering gourmet cheese sandwiches and drop-off laundry services. “Our coffee shop is a bar, cafe and a laundromat. It’s a winning formula,” said 31-year … Continue reading

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Avoiding the Common Excuses of Startup Entrepreneurs

Starting a business can be scary, exciting and daunting at the same time. That’s why it’s not uncommon to find those thinking of starting a business frozen in fear and making excuses: “Is this business really going to work?” That’s … Continue reading

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57 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us or tell us about your startup on this form. Any juicy tech news tips … Continue reading

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Measuring Social Media ROI; 12 New Factors to include in the Equation

At this point for most businesses it’s not a question of if they are going to do Social media but the “How” questions need to be answered. There are just two “How” questions yet unanswered for most decision makers. Measuring … Continue reading

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3 Tips For Successfully Marketing Your Small Business Online

For a small, local business, the internet can seem like a big place. It can be difficult to begin understanding how to target your specific area and make your small voice heard in a vast wealth of communications which span … Continue reading

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Why You Must Always Test An App Before Launch

Business owners are hearing a lot about why they should build mobile apps: they’re great tools for marketing, good for building brand loyalty, useful for customer retention, practical for gathering customer data. Sure, but an app can really backfire for … Continue reading

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Small Business owners wear many hats

Being a small business owner can be completely frustrating at times. Yes it can be exhilarating, it can be a lovely pastime and it can satisfy, but let’s look at the flipside. It comes with its own set of challenges, … Continue reading

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