All posts tagged "small business"

  • Turning Passion into Profit with the Co-Founders of Kandy Kruisers

    Entrepreneurship is about turning your passion into your profession. That’s certainly what the brilliant minds behind Kandy Kruisers did. And these start-up entrepreneurs are making big waves in the skateboarding market -- while they’re still in college!...

    • Posted July 11, 2014
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    Seven Common Small Business Mistakes and How to Deal With Them

    Keep in mind that more start up businesses fail than succeed, but those who follow this advice are more prepared to ward off unnecessary blunders than wind up in bankruptcy. Mistakes are inevitable, but the best defense...

    • Posted May 6, 2014
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  • Amsterdam College Teaches Grad Students About Entrepreneurship
    Amsterdam College Teaches Grad Students About Entrepreneurship

    The team from left to right: Lara Hakkert, Marjin van der Linden, Cassey Shapiro, Marieke van der Werf, and Maarten Dan Dunnen I was recently contacted by Cassey Shapiro, a graduate student studying at Vrije University in...

    • Posted September 8, 2013
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  • Affordable Social Media Service from 99 Social
    Affordable Social Media for Small Business

    You know you need to be on social media, right? It’s been pounded into your head enough. Everywhere you turn there’s a blog post or magazine article on the importance of small businesses having a presence on...

    • Posted August 30, 2013
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  • Our Small Business Personality-Type Breakdown
    Our Small Business Personality-Type Breakdown

    Whether you are currently in the midst of launching your own small business or have been a successful entrepreneur for years, there’s always room for improvement. One of the easiest ways you can improve your service is...

    • Posted August 2, 2013
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  • Five Smart, Simple Ways to Guide Your Struggling Business Into the Green
    Five Smart, Simple Ways to Guide Your Struggling Business Into the Green

    According to an article by Mark Henricks in All Business, the 2008 economic recession was responsible for a 50 percent increase in business bankruptcy, and these businesses included the likes of automotive giants General Motors and Chrysler. While...

    • Posted July 29, 2013
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  • Olivier Baudoux Founder & CEO of DrivAd
    Interview with Olivier Baudoux, Founder & CEO for DrivAd, Inc.

    Olivier Baudoux – Founder & CEO of DrivAd, CIO/SVP of Encore Capital Group (Nasdaq: ECPG), Serial Entrepreneur.    Hi Olivier, good to get a chance to pick your brain. I’d like to start off with your...

    • Posted July 20, 2013
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  • The Ultimate Balancing Act: Five Tips for the Collegiate Entrepreneur
    The Ultimate Balancing Act: Five Tips for the Collegiate Entrepreneur

    If you’re considering starting a side business while in college, we’re sure you’ve asked yourself the following question: Do I have the time and energy to devote to a small business while still doing justice to my...

    • Posted July 19, 2013
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  • Are You Ready to Innovate?
    Are You Ready to Innovate? Ask Yourself These Questions

    Brainstorming business ideas around the table with friends is fun. When it comes time to make some decisions, there’s a number of questions that need to be asked and answered honestly before diving into the deep-end. Take...

    • Posted July 12, 2013
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    How to Dominate Local Search Results for Your Business

    Now that the Internet is a huge force behind the success of any business, domination of local search results is vital to the growth of your brand. While some businesses think they have done enough to get...

    • Posted June 14, 2013
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