All posts by Matthew Toren

  • Positive Change: HP’s Learning Initiative for Entrepreneurs

    Through HP’s global Learning Initiative for Entrepreneurs (LIFE), they are making a difference in the lives of people all over the world.  The goal of the program is to provide would-be entrepreneurs with the skills and insights...

    • Posted November 23, 2010
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  • 5 Tips for Bettering Your Blog

    When it comes to your blog, articles, and your content in general, quality is the most important thing to keep in mind. Who wants to read something that’s confusing, misleading, or is simply a boring mess? Nobody,...

    • Posted November 18, 2010
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  • BBC’s Technology of Business – Fashion Playing Catch-up

    What do you do when your industry has taken longer than most to jump on the Internet technology bandwagon?  If you’re in the fashion industry, you play catch-up – and then some!  Fashion might have taken longer...

    • Posted November 11, 2010
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  • 5 Tips to Kick Your Business into High Gear!

    With all you have to do running and building your business, it’s easy to get caught in a rut and forget about that feeling of excitement you had when you first started.  Like a brand new love...

    • Posted November 9, 2010
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  • 6 Proven Ways to Increase Blog Subscribers

    One of the major mistakes that many bloggers make is not focusing their efforts on acquiring new blog subscribers.  Most new bloggers struggle with this, but it is also common for experienced bloggers to make the same...

    • Posted November 2, 2010
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  • BLAM! Ads Means a Complete Solution

    This is a sponsored post. All opinions are 100% my own. Not long ago, we featured a post where we talked about EWA Networks.  We agreed to run that post because we were impressed with the ethics,...

    • Posted October 27, 2010
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  • When Less is More – What to Delete from Your Website

    There are tons of websites packed with advice and recommendations for things to add to your website. Often times, these include things like: monitoring social media, starting a blog, optimizing your site for best search engine rankings,...

    • Posted October 22, 2010
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  • The Life of the Solopreneur – Is it Right for You?

    According to the SBA’s 2006 data, 53% of the 25.8 million small businesses in the US are home-based. This equals 13.7 million home-based businesses.  So, it’s clear that a whole lot of people work from their homes...

    • Posted October 15, 2010
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  • Goin’ Mobile – Taking Your Business to Customers on the Go

    With the rapid growth of mobile devices in the US, there’s no denying that mobile internet use is quickly on the rise. In fact, in 2008 an important milestone was reached when mobile access to the Internet...

    • Posted October 6, 2010
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  • 5 Essential Skills for Entrepreneurial Survival

    Scientists tell us that over millions of years, humans have developed specialized skills that have allowed us to survive and thrive as a species.  From learning to create and use tools, to language, and social skills, we’ve...

    • Posted September 17, 2010
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