Did you know the US Federal Government buys nearly $100 billion worth of goods and services from small businesses each year? Government contracts can offer significant opportunities for small businesses, but selling to the government requires a very different approach than selling to the commercial sector. SBA has created a series of free online contracting […]
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100+ franchises to launch now with no experience needed. Franchising is a way to “be in business for yourself, but not by yourself,” according to the International Franchise Association. Celebrating 50 years of excellence, education and advocacy, the International Franchise Association is the world’s oldest and largest organization representing franchising worldwide. IFA’s mission is to […]
The new Ryobi Backpack blower brings professional power to your small business. The blower features an extra large 42cc engine and variable speed throttle to make quick work of the toughest of clearing jobs. Learn more at www.ryobitools.com.
Startup Business Owners Optimistic About Growth in 2013, Kauffman/LegalZoom Index Shows Entrepreneurs’ confidence reaches the highest level since the quarterly survey was initiated Early-stage business owners’ confidence is climbing, according to the first-quarter 2013 Kauffman/LegalZoom Startup Confidence Index, released today by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and LegalZoom. Eighty-four percent of entrepreneurs said they are […]
Quiet, convenient, affordable power where you need it on the job (stadium or campsite). The Ryobi 2200 Watt Inverter Generator is ready for any occasion. The Ryobi 2200 is perfect for small businesses that work out in the field, in the garden, on any job site. And, don’t be caught unprepared this hurricane season, either. […]
In a hyper-connected world where a strong online presence could mean better growth opportunities for business, 2013 looks to be another year of significantly increased online investment for small businesses. According to the 2013 AT&T* Small Business Technology Poll, which surveyed 1,000 small businesses nationwide, 66 percent of small businesses plan to invest as much […]
By Alan Chung According to the January report from the National Federation of Independent Business, economic optimism among small business owners is at a near record low. But innovative mobile marketing solutions are helping merchants boost sales and confidence levels. Research shows that mobile marketing is now far more effective than traditional marketing tactics. Businesses […]
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