August 29, 2014

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Management

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5 Quick Tips on How to Grow and Scale Your Business

Starting a business is arguably the hardest part of business success, but growing that business comes in a close second. You not only have to worry about making sure your business is growing in the first place, but you have to make sure that growth is steady. If you grow too fast, you might …




Marketing and Social

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Pinterest Images that Receive the Best Engagement

Pinterest can be a powerful marketing tool, particularly for visual brands. But there are some types of images that lead to more engagement, clicks, and purchases than others. An infographic released by Ripen Ecommerce outlines some of the most successful types of images on the site. For …




Technology

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Moto 360 Smartwatch Price and Specs Leaked

You might have to wait another week to slip the new Moto 360 smartwatch onto your wrist. But at least now you know how much it will cost. The Moto 360, Motorola's new wearable device, is expected to go on the market Sept. 4. And according to a leak on a product page at BestBuy where the Moto …




Finance

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Export Financing Programs to Help Grow Your Business

Tapping into international markets is one way to expand your customer base and grow your small business exponentially. However, small businesses face many barriers to exporting including high shipping costs, unfair trade policies by other countries, cultural differences and other …




Advice

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Solar Powered Startup Provides Protection Against Lion Attacks

How do you stop a lion from attacking your farm animals? If this isn’t a problem you encounter often, then you probably weren’t aware that bright lights help keep the predatory animals away at night. But it is a problem for farmers in rural Africa - and so is getting electricity to their …





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