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7 Ways Every Small Business Can Build a Thriving Community


In startup land, communities are the hot new thing. We’re starting to see more community builders, managers and architects being hired at earlier stages in a startup’s growth. They are realizing that, before growth hacking and social media marketing, the most … 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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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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How Important is Pay-Per-Click Advertising to my Small Business?


Pay-per-click (PPC) advertising is a strategy that is often overlooked because most businesses favour the use of search engine optimization (SEO). However, you should never ignore one strategy in favor of another – especially if you can use both. Pay-per-click … Continue reading

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Creating a plan for a small business


If you have been thinking about starting your own small business, it is important to create a detailed plan that will outline your business’s objectives, strategies, and more. It also forms a map for bankers, investors, and other involved parties … Continue reading

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8 Fatal e-Commerce Mistakes Made by Small Business Owners


It’s pretty easy to wrap your head around the basics of e-Commerce and how it works. Take the concept of a physical store, move it to the web, and let people shop in it at the click of a button … Continue reading

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If These Chairs Could Talk: What Seating Says About a Small Business


The complementary skill sets that Fred Brehm and M. Scott Vogel bring to creative projects make their partnership work. Brehm is founder of Brehm Lab, a digital video production services and post-production shop. Vogel is a director/photographer and Lead Creative … Continue reading

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