delegating work

How to Get Better at Delegating

Business leadership isn’t about doing more than everyone else: A talented manager is one who can build a team that they are comfortable delegating work to. This ensures that the workload is fairly distributed and everyone can work to their full potential. In fact, CEOs […]

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Productivity tips

8 Tips for Entrepreneurs Who Work from Home

A recent study found that 67 percent of entrepreneurs eliminate their commute to get more work done and improve productivity. But of those surveyed, only five percent said higher productivity is the biggest benefit of working at home. Instead, the entrepreneurs noted that a flexible […]

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A Small Business Guide to Google My Business

A Small Business Guide to Google My Business

Google My Business is a relatively new marketing tool that gives business owners more control over the way their company appears in search results.   Although it has been around since June 2014, Google My Business is truly coming of age at the start of […]

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word of mouth marketing

Word of Mouth Techniques for Small Businesses

In marketing, positive word of mouth is the gold standard. In fact, according to a Nielsen survey on global trust in advertising, consumers rated “recommendations from people I know” as the most trusted form of advertising from among 19 marketing tactics, and a whopping 92 […]

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Female business leaders

Inspiring Women Business Leaders You Should Know

More and more women are founding businesses and leading organizations the world over —  here are 4 women from a lengthy list of female entrepreneurs and leaders that we find particularly inspiring.   Indra Nooyi Indra Nooyi served as the CEO of PepsiCo, the second […]

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Business credit

Key Factors Lenders Use to Measure Business Credit

When entrepreneurs go looking for financing, they have multiple options. For example, they could seek out an angel investor, get a credit card, pledge their future earnings, set up a Kickstarter campaign, tap into their 401(k) or ask their family members for a loan during […]

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