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Operations and logistics are frequently viewed as secondary functions that can be handled by someone else. But here's the thing: With data so richly available, using it to help reinvent operations... (more)

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Many of you outside of IT may have seen the acronym "SaaS" (rhymes with "class"), but not known entirely what it means. SaaS stands for software as a service. Essentially it's how all small... (more)

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Websites come in all shapes and sizes, and although you know your business needs one, it is not always clear what to choose. As a seasoned small business owner for 30 years, and also a web... (more)

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Opening up a business checking account can help you separate your personal transactions from your company transactions as well as include some awesome perks. However, most people don't know that... (more)

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In today's age of digitization and social media, we rely on more than just printed publications to receive information. More so now than ever, we are constantly bombarded with an overload of ads,... (more)

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I've been all about Century Gothic lately.

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What do you think of using Skype to video chat (or conference) with clients (i.e. for a presentation or consultation)? Do enough people have Skype? Are enough people comfortable with it? I'm... (more)

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Develop a brand. Some of the basics would be: a logo with the company name, an icon that represents your brand, unified image treatment, fonts, colors, voice in your copy, etc. ... (more)

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Rachelle, I agree with most of the previous comments. There are plenty of DIY options that are easy enough to use for a first timer and turn out aesthetically pleasing ... (more)

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I know loaded question. :( Here's an age old question, what works in terms of marketing my new business. We've been open for a little over a year and I'm at a loss trying to figure out what I... (more)

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Mark Mehling from Take Control Marketing
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I just attended a face to face networking event and it was scary, like holding your nose and jumping into the pool, but higly rewarding to meet new people. Some groups ... (more)