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    • Social Media Influence: Map Your Allies Created: Saturday, May 18, 2013 Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014
      Many small businesses find social media intimidating, but it can be a great, low-cost way of connecting with customers and influential members of the press.
    • Make Money Online with a Blog Created: Sunday, July 27, 2014 Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014
      Do you want to make money online with a blog? It's not easy, but with this guide, you can learn to target a profitable niche, research your competition and get started.
    • Using Social Media to Build Your Personal Brand Created: Saturday, July 26, 2014 Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014
      Are you using social media to strengthen your relationships with customers, set yourself apart from the competition and discover new leads and contacts? Here's how.
    • The Lit Motors Story: Disrupting the Automotive Market Created: Monday, July 21, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      It's not a car, it's not a scooter, but it just might change the way you drive -- the Lit Motors story.
    • Growth Hacking Essentials: Engineer Massive Growth for Your Startup Created: Monday, July 21, 2014 Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014
      Your business isn't traditional -- so why is your marketing strategy? Learn how "growth hacking" is changing the game for startups.
    • How to Stay Motivated Working from Home Created: Friday, February 06, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014
      One of the biggest challenges you'll face when working from home is motivation. If you find yourself slacking from time to time, here are some tips to help you stay motivated.
    • Developing a Strong Business Support Network Created: Wednesday, September 26, 2012 Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014
      From coworking to forming a business support group, here are ideas on keeping your motivation strong while working on your business vision.
    • Get Free Business Resources in Your Local Public Library Created: Sunday, January 27, 2013 Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014
      Use your local library for a wealth of opportunity and resources in building and launching a business.
    • Your Business Plan Gameplan Created: Saturday, February 09, 2013 Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014
      Critical steps to writing a business plan including instructions and timelines.
    • Fundraising for Startups: 5 Pitch Deck Essentials Created: Sunday, July 13, 2014 Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014
      A pitch deck is an essential instrument in fundraising for your startup. Here's a simple template for building your pitch deck and preparing to present to investors.
    • Market Research: Essential Free Resources for Building Your Business Created: Sunday, July 13, 2014 Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014
      Market research tips for entrepreneurs including ways of research your market, using library databases, Google trends and more.
    • Pricing Strategy: Raise Your Prices (Without Losing Customers) Created: Sunday, July 13, 2014 Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014
      How can you raise prices and retain your customers? Pricing strategy ideas on how to time a price hike, enhance your underlying value proposition and increase your profits.
    • Make Money Online (Without Spending a Dime) Created: Friday, October 07, 2005 Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014
      Making money online used to pretty much require you to have your own Web site, products to sell, and some marketing savvy. But a whole new generation of dot-coms have arisen that will pay you for what you know (and who you know) without you having to be a web designer or a marketing genius.
    • The Newest Entry on Barbie's Resume -- Entrepreneur, of Course! Created: Sunday, July 06, 2014 Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014
      The newest entry on Barbie's resume -- entrepreneur, of course! Here are some reasons to celebrate it.
    • Lorenzo Borghese: The Bachelor Prince, the Cosmetics Entrepreneur Created: Tuesday, October 24, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      Even without a title of “prince,” Lorenzo Borghese would not fall into the category of “pauper.” Recently in the news for his appearance on ABC’s The Bachelor: Rome, Borghe...
    • When Entrepreneurship Runs in the Family Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Is there an entrepreneurial gene that runs in certain families? Consider the following family stories from Brooklyn Eats, a trade show for Brooklyn food entrepreneurs.
    • For Brooklyn Food Entrepreneurs, Success is Sweet Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Brooklyn food entrepreneurs share the secret to their success during a Brooklyn trade show.
    • 3 Things Only People Who Have Failed Understand Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Maybe you have to fail to succeed, but you can learn to fail better. Here are some tips from experienced entrepreneurs.
    • 5 Essential Tips for Painless Public Speaking Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Speaking can be a great way to bring more customers to your business. So the next time you plan to be on a podium, peruse these simple tips to make your talk as engaging as it can be.
    • All About Making Money With Affiliate Marketing Created: Saturday, January 12, 2013 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
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    • Trademarks and Service Marks 101 Created: Thursday, September 01, 2005 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Trademarks are a way of registering a brand name for a product, service or company. This helps protect consumers by preventing brand confusion and companies by preventing competitors from attractin...
    • Too Good to Be True? Created: Friday, January 02, 2004 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      If you're considering an MLM (multi-level marketing), CDM (consumer direct marketing), or network marketing opportunity, ask these six questions.
    • "Comedy Hackers" Find Real-World Utility in Humorous Apps Created: Friday, June 27, 2014 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Comedy Hack Day NYC involved 90 participants and 24 projects to create an app that would do something useful in the lives of users and still be funny.
    • Interpreting the Income Statement Created: Wednesday, October 03, 2007 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      An income statement is a means for measuring a company’s financial performance. Part 2 of 3 on using a financial statement as a management tool." itemprop="descriptio3'" --> itemprop="descrip...
    • Celebrate Entrepreneurial Independence This Fourth of July Created: Thursday, June 26, 2014 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      Those who have started a business (or even a sideline in order to earn extra cash) have plenty to celebrate this Fourth of July.
    • Richard Branson - The Rebel Billionaire and the Ultimate Multipreneur Created: Friday, March 04, 2005 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      In a recent poll, About.com readers selected Oprah Winfrey as the Most Admired Entrepreneur. While perhaps less well known outside of his homeland of England, Richard Branson wins the Editor's Choi...
    • Mastering Cash Flow Created: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      Don't let your business run you -- find out how to master cash flow and make more profit.
    • Collecting Unpaid Invoices Created: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      Have you ever dealt with a bounced check or unpaid invoice from a deadbeat client? Use these tips and tricks to make sure it never happens to you again!
    • Going Into Business for Yourself Created: Thursday, March 04, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
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    • Setting up a Side Business Can Be Risky Unless You Do it Right Created: Monday, June 14, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      A small business CPA warns entrepreneurs to set up their corporate entity at the outset of their business, not once things are motion." itemprop="description"="description" Wednesday, August 24, 2005 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
      Patents are a way of registering an original invention that offers the inventor protection from imitators for a limited period of time. Learn more about what qualifies, what doesn't, and how to fil...
    • I Have a Great Business or Product Idea. Now What? Created: Thursday, December 03, 2009 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
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