Communication Pros Are Teaching Their Secrets to Small Business

September 30th, 2014 → 4:40 am @

Public relations firms are offering DIY courses in marketing to businesses that cannot otherwise afford their services.

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Tech Moves That Level the Ecommerce Playing Field for Small Business

August 29th, 2014 → 9:21 pm @

Consumers have little patience when shopping online but no business is too small to afford a high performance site.

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Attention Small Business Owner – You Are a Local Resource

May 14th, 2014 → 1:24 pm @

As a small business owner who markets locally, you will invariably be contacted by the public with inquiries unrelated to your business. Do not just rush them off the phone, telling them that you do not provide that service or sell that product. Take a quick moment to find out their needs and see if there is a way for you to help.

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7 Stupid Branding Mistakes Your Small Business is Making

March 5th, 2014 → 10:23 am @

Branding is a key pillar for any business but often, entrepreneurs make mistakes when implementing. Here are seven to avoid.

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Tax relief favours small business

February 28th, 2014 → 1:35 am @

High and low earners also found some cheer in a budget focused on stimulating growth.

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Getting Your Small Business to Scale Like a Tech Startup

February 27th, 2014 → 1:57 am @

With small businesses starting to think more like tech startups in terms of innovation and growth, here are a few tips to help companies get started down that path.

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Cambodian Opp. Leader accused of touting anti-Vietnamese racism

February 24th, 2014 → 10:42 pm @

As violent anti-government protests raged in the Cambodian capital, cafe owner Sok Minh hoped concentrating on his small business would keep him sheltered from the violence.

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HSBC dumps small businesses for international profiles

January 29th, 2014 → 3:25 am @

Banking giant HSBC is dumping some of its small business clients in favour of those with more internationally-oriented profiles.

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Heroes in small business battle it out for top spot

September 22nd, 2013 → 10:59 pm @

The finalists in The David Awards 2013: heroes in small business have been named.

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Are You Cut Out for Self-Employment?

September 16th, 2013 → 10:59 am @

Well-paying jobs are tough to find, so more people are considering self-employment. But are you cut out for it, or are you likely to become a small-business casualty? Your self-rating on these items can help you decide.

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