Aubrielle Billig is a Staff Writer for Small Business Trends. She covers business as it is impacted by pop culture, entrepreneurs in the arts, and other topics affecting creative businesses.
She is a freelance writer and illustrator currently living in the Lehigh Valley. She spends most of her time working on her art; she hopes to one day be a children’s author/illustrator.
If you've pre-ordered an Oculus Rift VR device, or you're a company with some exciting VR experience to offer the public, there's been another delay in getting one of the more anticipated devices shipped.Apr 21, 2016 224 Shares
A new "no texting while walking" bill in New Jersey hopes to impose a $50 fine for those caught walking using mobile devices without hands-free tools. So, if you're doing business in The Garden State and walking around staring at your phone, it could cost you.Apr 7, 2016 244 Shares
You don't need a high tech product to make a huge impact with your business. All you really need is to provide a simple cost effective solution to a problem your customers need resolved. This tool certainly seems to check all the boxes.Apr 6, 2016 223 Shares
Squarespace has added a handful of new website design templates to its selections for small businesses that use the platform to create their sites.Mar 23, 2016 218 Shares
If your are an artist r other creator attempting to turn your creative output into a business, Patreon may be an excellent place to start. Here's a look at the service and what it does for the artist entrepreneur.Mar 9, 2016 251 Shares
If you'd like the customers visiting your company's website to not get lost looking for answers to their questions, AnswerDash may be your ... well, answer.Feb 8, 2016 346 Shares
How do your employees see you as a small business owner and, more directly, their boss? A recent skit on Saturday Night Live spoofed the show Undercover Boss with a Star Wars twist to show how Stormtroopers feel about their disguised boss.Jan 26, 2016 291 Shares
It's been 25 years since OSHA increased fines for safety violations at businesses but that's changing. The agency announced dramatic increases to workplace safety violation penalties recently.Jan 15, 2016 259 Shares
A popular roast beef sandwich shop in Massachusetts is facing a raft of federal felony tax evasion charges. The IRS claims Nick's Famous Roast Beef has failed to report more than $1 million in cash sales.Dec 30, 2015 280 Shares
Dollar Shave Club is using its website blog to not promote its product and brand exclusively. The company also uses the forum to promote its customers' brands.Dec 19, 2015 282 Shares
A new program from the IRS is designed to alleviate the burden of late payroll taxes and other fees associated with employers who are late or expect to be late paying their payroll taxes.Dec 18, 2015 336 Shares