The Omaha (Neb.) public school system spends $20M in outside contracts annually and want to make sure local small businesses are competing for these jobs.
Ed Lieber is a staff writer for Small Business Trends. He is a journalist and marketing copywriter with 20 years of experience writing, editing and managing for both print and digital vehicles.
Ed also writes a pseudonymous blog about organized crime in America and has authored a Kindle best-seller.
If you're getting better information about the impact of your Twitter campaigns, you'll spend smarter money on your marketing on the site. The company's new lift conversion reports may help you get that better information.Oct 16, 2015 237 Shares
If you're among the many people who received endless emails from LinkedIn encouraging you to connect with others on the social network, you may be entitled to a portion of the class-action lawsuit settlement just agreed to.Oct 16, 2015 224 Shares
A new feature from AT&T allows users to make and receive calls on a WiFi signal provided by the company when the mobile signal can't be reached.Oct 15, 2015 293 Shares
Square recently announced its IPO. The company, known for its unique card readers, seeks to replace traditional point-of-sale systems using tablets equipped with these little devices.Oct 15, 2015 276 Shares
First Data launched its IPO on the New York Stock Exchange. The payments provider will trade on NYSE under the symbol FDC.Oct 15, 2015 250 Shares
Jack Dorsey is back at the helm of Twitter. He was removed as CEO previously because the board of directors felt his commitments were elsewhere. So, what can small businesses learn about his return?Oct 13, 2015 301 Shares
Franchise business owners are aware of the impact of mobile marketing but a new study finds that many aren't keen on making it a priority in their marketing strategies just yet.Oct 13, 2015 442 Shares
LegalHero aims to empower small businesses with the legal firepower bigger companies enjoy. The startup offers legal services to small businesses on demand by helping businesses match an attorney with their needs.Oct 8, 2015 286 Shares
There are a lot of considerations when deciding the kind of Internet connection that best suits your business. Bring yourself up to speed and start answering some of the toughest questions with this handy guide.Oct 7, 2015 268 Shares
The Small Business Administration reached its spending cap in July and that may have had direct result on the dip in small business loan application approvals recently by banks big and small.Oct 6, 2015 204 Shares
Technology can really help get more done in the day but sometimes it can have the opposite effect. Here are ways to separate from your technology while still being productive AND enjoying some free time away from it all.Oct 1, 2015 290 Shares