Monthly Archives: February 2016

google my business local seo

Savvy Local SEO Tips for Google My Business

New data from BrightLocal shows that small businesses are wise to invest in their local digital marketing efforts above all else if they're intent on getting the best return on their investment.

military veterans

Military Veterans Possess Skills Right for Business

Military veterans have already put their lives on the line in the name of freedom. That sort of bravery can't be taught. However, these proud vets also possess a lot of skills that make them perfect for running a business.

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Live Streaming Versus Live Events: What is Permitted?

Live streaming is a booming trend right now. But it's not always appropriate or advantageous to live stream an event for your small business. Where's the line? Three experts in the fashion industry offer some advice.

Growth Hacking

What is Growth Hacking?

What's growth hacking? It's a buzzword that's generating quite a buzz lately. Find out all about it and how it applies to your startup or small business.


Income Inequality: What Everyone Needs to Know

There are numerous ways inequality can be measured but this year, you're bound to hear a lot more on economic inequality. This selection aims to define what economic inequality is and how policies shape it and the face of small business.

Chicago Event Looks at Hiring Developers

Chicago Event Looks at Hiring Developers

Small businesses in need of a developer face an uphill battle from the get-go. That's one challenge a Chicago event next week aims to solve. Check out this and other valuable small business programs on this week's Small Business Events Calendar.