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How to Attract the Best Employees to Your Small Business

What type of company culture and environment is most desirable for job seekers? Recent research by iCIMS polled more than 400 job seekers to find out what they look for when seeking a job. Here’s some of what they discovered about how to attract the best employees to your small …

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Heat Up Your Summer Sales With These 7 Cool Ideas

For many businesses, summer is traditionally a slow month. The heat slows our bodies down (I guess that impacts sales), folks are focused on going away for an annual vacation, children are home from school and people want to leave their offices early and have FUN! While some businesses …



Canva Button: What it Means and Why You’ll Be Seeing it More

If you're stuck with a boring website design and don't have the technical skill to improve it, the new Canva Button may be an option. The Canva Button allows website owners to quickly design their own site elements like headers and banner ads using drag and drop technology. If you don't …


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Do You Really Still Get What You Pay For?

We’re all familiar with the phrase “you get what you pay for.” It’s such a common statement that it’s difficult to pinpoint the exact origin. It’s likely that, as a business owner, you’ve used this exact phrase when discussing the value your business provides to potential clients …



31 Percent of Daily E-Book Sales Are Now by Self-Published Authors

It used to be that publishing an ebook could be an effective branding or marketing effort. It could establish you as an expert in your field, help you market other products or services, and perhaps get you more clients or speaking engagements. But now ebooks are becoming a viable business of …

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