Tag Archives: small business

3 Ways to Immerse Yourself in Startup Life

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When I speak to recent grads of high school, undergrad or masters programs, I’m often asked the exact same question: “Should I pursue my own business now or work for a startup?” I think the prevailing assumption is that entrepreneurs are … Continue reading

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7 Ways to Tell Your Small Business’ Story Online

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When you manage a small business, attracting and maintaining a loyal customer base is crucial for overall success. By letting your customers know about your business and what you offer through different, engaging avenues, you have a better chance of … Continue reading

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4 min read How to Intentionally Build Your Company Culture (Rather Than Leave It to Chance)

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Culture is like a hairstyle: Everyone has one, even if they’re bald. You can either pursue a style that accurately reflects your personality, or you can pretend it doesn’t matter and end up looking like Edward Scissorhands. If you haven’t been … Continue reading

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6 Things I Wish Somebody Had Told Me When I Started My Small Business

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I co-founded my business NutraBella, Inc. in 2005 after hearing my pregnant friends complain about their horse-pill sized pre-natal vitamins. We dreamed of giving women better vitamin options with Bellybar. Fast forward to today where I spend my days on … Continue reading

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Got Conviction? Then You Can Drive Your Business to Success.

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In Australia, we have a phrase you never want to hear, particularly about your business: It’s cacked itself. An American translation would be catastrophically failed or died. Yet whether the mistake is big or small, failure is an outcome for many early-stage startup companies. … Continue reading

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Many Entrepreneurs Still Up in the Air About the Cloud

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Concerns about privacy and data security often deter small and medium businesses from cloud-based solutions but most organizations are better off putting their data in the cloud. Cloud service companies offer growing businesses advanced surveillance systems, cutting-edge encryption methods, third-party … Continue reading

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