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Q: What is SCORE? A: For 45 years, SCORE “Counselors to America’s Small Business” has been the premier, free business counseling and advice service in the United States. SCORE is a nonprofit association with 370 offices nationwide and more than 11,200 working and retired business professionals who volunteer to help a new generation of entrepreneurs. […]
Applying for a bank loan for your small business requires a detailed-oriented approach. You can do this! Here is a list of the thirteen essential documents you’ll need. Start working on them now and you’ll be ready. Regardless of where you go to apply for capital, your business documents should be in order and easily […]
By Alex Konanykhin Leading a company in a competitive world today requires a combination of skills and abilities. Typically, business owners focus their energies on what they perceive as their primary role: developing a strategy to reach the desired goals. However, there are other aspects of leadership directly involved in teamwork leading. Leaders must surround […]
Founded in 2003, Jill Nelson started Ruby Receptionists to provide personalized, live, virtual receptionist services to solo and small business professionals across the country. Serving industries from legal to technology, financial and creative services, Ruby provides its clients with exceptional “knock-your-socks-off” customer service and peace of mind that their calls are being handled promptly, professionally […]
“I encourage you to remember that angel investing is a high-touch, personality-driven activity. Success with angel investors requires more than just a great idea. It requires creating an emotional hugging relationship. Angel investing is truly a high-contact sport,” explains Brian Cohen in his new book What Every Angel Invest Wants You To Know (McGraw Hill, […]
1&1 Internet, Inc., www.1and1.com, a global leader among Web hosting providers, becomes one of the first providers globally to offer a business-class email package based on Microsoft Exchange 2013. The specifications have been designed to help SMBs drive most value from email communication. Priced at $9.99/month per account, the new 1&1 Microsoft Exchange delivers 25GB […]
Did you know that Small Business Opportunities is a leading content provider to the eBay Small Business Center? Check it out at http://cc.ebay.com/small-business-info/ . We are proud to lend our resources, features, know-how and insight on helping first-time entrepreneurs launch their dream, and encouraging established small businesses to grow and prosper with fresh ideas and […]
Small businesses (SMB) have long been seen as the nation’s economic engine – but what really makes that engine run? A new, independent survey has found that SMB owners share several distinct attributes – a sort of unique “DNA” – that help them live their passions while adapting to the shifting economic landscape.Commissioned by Deluxe […]
For those wondering if small business owners are actually using mobile technology for their business, the answer is a definitive “yes,” according to new survey data from Constant Contact®, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTCT). Of those surveyed in March 2013, 66 percent report currently using a mobile device, including smart phones and tablets, or a solution, like […]
This week for our Startup Saturday series, we present a checklist of 50 things to do to start a small business. Every year, thousands of Americans catch the entrepreneurial spirit, launching small businesses to sell their products or services. Some businesses thrive; many fail. The more you know about starting a business, the more power […]
In Renegades Write The Rules: How the Digital Royalty Use Social Media to Innovate (Wiley, $26.95) author Amy Jo Martin, founder and CEO of social media agency, Digital Royalty and Digital Royalty University, reveals the innovative strategies behind the social media success of today’s top celebrities and brands, and how to follow their lead in […]