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Social Media: How Your Small Biz Can Join The Conversation

Growing Your Biz, Marketing, New Posts, Small Business
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By Stefanie Neyland, Small Business Content Developer at BizLaunch.com   Ask five different businesses why they’re on social media and they’ll give you five different answers: “To increase sales.” “Branding.” “To find more customers.” “To drive traffic to our website.”   Whatever your reasons are for being on—or wanting to be on—social media, they’re probably […]

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Business Karma: Is giving back part of your strategic objective?

Growing Your Biz, New Posts, Small Business
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  Most businesses are built around a vision for profitability, the primary motivation being to develop a thriving client base and become more lucrative. Of course, these are key objectives in any business’s strategic plan, but if they are the sole objectives of an organization, then that company may be missing out on an opportunity […]

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8 Free Apps To Keep You Connected To Your Business While On The Go

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By Stefanie Neyland, Small Business Content Developer at BizLaunch.com   Keeping up to date with all aspects of a business can be trying at the best of times— especially when you’re out of the office. But luckily, the universality of smartphones and the rise of easy Internet access has changed this, making it easier than […]

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Grow Your Business with a Strategic Alliance

Featured, Growing Your Biz, Small Business
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If you’re a business owner or manager, I probably don’t need to tell you just how important a strategic business alliance, or partnership, can be to your overall success. Over the years, I’ve seen many businesses enjoy great success through smart alliances, and in my own business, alliances have been key. However, every now and […]

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5 Things You Should Do For Your Business This Summer

Growing Your Biz, New Posts, Small Business, STAPLES BizTIPs
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By Stefanie Neyland, Small Business Content Developer at BizLaunch.com   At the start of every new year we all come up with a new year’s resolution: we may vow to hit the gym, quit a bad habit or simply spend more time with loved ones. But while we pledge to do certain things in our […]

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Four Computer Safety Tips to Protect Your Small Business from Hackers

Growing Your Biz, New Posts, Small Business, STAPLES BizTIPs, Technology
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  Written by: Chris Houston, Founder and CEO, SurfEasy Inc. Forget tech giants like Twitter, Facebook and Apple. Small businesses are now the targets of about half of all malicious hacks. If you manage a small business, these four tips will help you secure customer data and sensitive company information to protect your reputation and […]

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10 Tax Time Tips for Small Businesses

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By Stefanie Neyland, Small Business Content Developer at Bizlaunch.com For those who aren’t good with numbers (and even for those who are), tax time inevitably brings about a certain degree of stress and anxiety—and not to mention headaches. But the truth is that tracking your company’s finances is key to maintaining a healthy business. With […]

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The Economics of Good Financial Advice

Growing Your Biz, New Posts, STAPLES BizTIPs
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No matter how large or small your business, you alone are responsible for its success. That’s why, as a business owner, it’s as important to be aware of what you don’t know as it is to know what you excel at. This is especially true when it comes to your finances. Over the years, I’ve […]

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6 Ways to Make Mother’s Day More Profitable

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By Stefanie Neyland, Small Business Content Developer at BizLaunch.com In case you’ve forgotten, Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and with that comes frantic panic buying for last minute gifts from the hordes of people who left their shopping to the very last minute. But did you know that with a few simple steps, […]

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How Intelligent Office Is Revolutionizing The Workplace

Getting Started, Growing Your Biz, New Posts, Small Business, STAPLES BizTIPs
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By Stefanie Neyland, Guest Blogger and Small Business Content Developer at Bizlaunch.com We all start every working day with the best intentions. We wake up, get dressed, eat breakfast and kickstart the day with some coffee, and then head to the office to get down to business. So far so good. Then we get to […]

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