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The 5 Most Common Writing Mistakes Small Biz Owners Should Avoid

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By Stefanie Neyland, Small Business Content Developer at BizLaunch.com In the world of small business, writing quality content—whether it be for marketing material, blog posts, social media or otherwise—is becoming increasingly important to reach customers and to establish yourself as an industry thought leader. Unfortunately though, not every entrepreneur is a writer by trade. That […]

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5 Steps To A Great Email Marketing Campaign

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By Stefanie Neyland, Small Business Content Developer at BizLaunch.com   If your small business hasn’t experimented with email marketing yet, now’s the time to give it a go. It’s a great way to reach your customers, find new leads and convert those leads into buyers, but the best thing about it is this: it’s very […]

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Social Media: How Your Small Biz Can Join The Conversation

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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?

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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