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Annie Pilon - Staff Writer
Annie Pilon is a Senior Staff Writer for Small Business Trends, covering entrepreneur profiles, interviews, feature stories, community news and in-depth, expert-based guides.
She is a freelance writer specializing in marketing, social media, and creative topics. She has a bachelor’s degree from Columbia College Chicago in Journalism and Marketing Communications. She also has a passion for small businesses and entrepreneurship.
Through her first few years of professional life, she’s written everything from traditional newspaper articles to email newsletters for political campaigns.
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Wellness programs are a key way for small businesses to keep employees operating at peak efficiency. Here's how to create a wellness program of your own.Feb 17, 2017 252 Shares
Yahoo's current situation shows that, when none of the options look especially appealing, sometimes businesses have to choose the lesser evil.Feb 16, 2017 129 Shares
Interested in learning about all the ins and outs of how to grow an online business? Then join the FedEx Twitter chat on February 22 from 8-9 P.M. EST.Feb 15, 2017 175 Shares
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The company in this week's Small Biz Spotlight is turning up the heat, literally, on a crowded pizza industry.Feb 15, 2017 134 Shares
Verizon is fighting back against the competition -- hard. After some customer analysis, the company just unveiled a new plan called “Verizon Unlimited.”Feb 14, 2017 211 Shares