Tag: small business advice

Why Entrepreneurs Should Form a B Corp in 2018 by @DeborahSweeney

by Deborah Sweeney | Featured Contributor This year, I started a series on my company’s blog where I interviewed proud owners of B Corporations. If you’re not familiar with the entity, B Corps are for-profit companies. They are certified by B Lab and encourage entrepreneurs to give back to business and society. They must also meet […]

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What Starbucks’ Red Cups Can Teach You About Evolving Your Brand’s Offerings by @DeborahSweeney

by Deborah Sweeney | Featured Contributor Starbucks has brought back their beloved red coffee cups — with a twist. This holiday season, the cups have been redesigned as “color-in” holiday cups. Splashes of the signature red and green can still be spotted in the design, but the customer gets to color in illustrations of gifts, clasped […]

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4 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Show Their Support During Breast Cancer Awareness Month by @DeborahSweeney

by Deborah Sweeney | Featured Contributor All throughout the month of October, businesses everywhere are going the extra mile to show their support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. During “Pinktober,” as it has been affectionately nicknamed, there’s a surge in companies creating limited-edition pink products and promotions where sales for said offerings go towards benefiting the […]

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The Best Business Advice for College Entrepreneurs by @DeborahSweeney

by Deborah Sweeney | Featured Contributor When I think back to my college years, I had no way of knowing that I was ultimately bound for entrepreneurship. Back then, I was a cheerleader who studied law. My dream was to be a lawyer — and a Laker girl if I could pull off dual careers. Little […]

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How to Stay Current As An Aging Business Owner by @DeborahSweeney

by Deborah Sweeney | Featured Contributor “I used to be with it, but then they changed what it was. Now what I’m with isn’t it, and what’s it seems weird and scary to me… and it’ll happen to you, too.” Believe it or not, this is actually a quote from The Simpsons. In this particular flashback […]

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How to Merge Your Small Business with Marriage by @DeborahSweeney

by Deborah Sweeney | Featured Contributor As wedding bells ring this summer, couples everywhere are saying more than just “I do” to each other. For entrepreneurs tying the knot, it can be a huge adjustment to marry the love of your life while remaining in a committed relationship with your passion project. How can you ensure […]

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10 Simple Makeover Tips for Your Blog or Small Business by @TheLadyinRead

by Meghan Bliss | Featured Contributor  I was only a few months into running my brand new freelance writing business before I began to feel the familiar sting of burnout. It’s not that I disliked what I was doing; I was just a little bored. A little over it, to be honest. One afternoon I […]

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6 Golden Rules of E-Marketing Your Small Business by @DrRKayGreen

by Dr. R. Kay Green | Featured Contributor Do you own a small business? Are you operating on a fixed budget? Do you aspire to reach a global market? If you answered yes to each question, E-Marketing (online marketing) maybe perfect for your business! At the most basic level, E-Marketing enables you to build relationships with […]

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Is it Time to Fire Your Client? by @chicmompreneur

by Nancy Laws | Featured Contributor I helped a client fire a client this week, it wasn’t the first time, and it won’t be the last! Knowing when it’s time to fire a client is very important for every business owner, the dead weight can be detrimental to your company. In business every second is […]

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