Holly Chavez


Holly Chavez
Holly Chavez is a staff writer for Small Business Trends and a successful copywriter for several marketing agencies and private firms. She is a former entrepreneur and industrial engineer who has worked for two decades in the manufacturing and logistics industry. Holly has contributed to various web publications and news websites from her home in Atlanta, Georgia, where she resides with her husband and two dogs.

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15 Fantastic Franchises Under 20K

If you're thinking of starting a franchise with a budget of 20k or less, here are the best franchises under 20k you could start.


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SBT in 15 – Year in Review 2022

Take a look back at the best highlights from the first 7 months of Small Biz in :15 with our Year in Review 2022 episode.


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30 Franchises Under $50K

If you have a budget of 50k or less to start a franchise, these franchises under 50k will inspire you to take the next step.


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Jim Kukral Answers the Question: What is Marketing?

In this episode of Small Biz in :15, Executive Editor Shawn Hessinger talks with Jim Kukral and they discuss ways small business owners can better market their companies, brands, products and services to reach more people.


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Monique Johnson on the Pros and Cons of Hybrid Events

Are hybrid events are still important post-COVID? On this week's episode of Small Biz in :15, Monique Johnson, the Founder of Live Video Lab and the M.O.V.E Experience, joins us to discuss the importance of hybrid events and the advantages and disadvantages they bring to business summits.


If you are interested in buying a franchise, you might be surprised to discover that ones like Dunkin', and McDonald's probably aren't the opportunities that potential franchise owners should be looking at. In this latest episode of Small Biz in :15, The Franchise King Joel Libava sits down with us in this episode to tell us about the latest franchise trends and what you should look for in a franchise opportunity.

Joel Libava on Looking for the Perfect Franchise Opportunity

If you are interested in buying a franchise, you might be surprised to discover that ones like Dunkin', and McDonald's probably aren't the opportunities that potential franchise owners should be looking at. In this latest episode of Small Biz in :15, The Franchise King Joel Libava sits down with us in this episode to tell us about the latest franchise trends and what you should look for in a franchise opportunity.


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David Leonhardt on Hiring a Copywriter for Your Small Business

In today's Small Biz in :15 video, David Leonhardt, President of THGM Writing Services, explains why hiring a copywriter is often a better idea than trying to go it alone. Other highlights of the video include the benefits of hiring a copywriter, how to hire a copywriter and how to convey your message to them once you do.












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