Category Archives: small business

A Business Plan Doubles Your Chances for Success, Says a New Survey

The value of writing a business plan is often debated in the entrepreneurial community. For every successful business that was launched with a well-thought-out business plan, it seems you can find an equally successful one that was launched with nothing … Continue reading

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75 Big Marketing Ideas for Small Marketing Budgets: A Must Read For Small Business Professionals

Don’t have a six-figure marketing budget like the “big boys” to throw around?  Worry not my friends you can still go big without breaking the bank. Here are 75 big marketing ideas you can begin implementing today to grow your business regardless … Continue reading

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Tools for Going Local Online: Get Connected Through The Internet To Your Target Customer

It seems like everyone’s chasing the grail of how to use the Web to reach a local audience. Luckily, tools for reaching people in your town while they’re surfing the ‘Net have improved, and more are coming. For starters, if … Continue reading

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