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Joshua Sophy - Assistant Editor
Joshua Sophy is the Assistant Editor for Small Business Trends and the Head of Content Partnerships. A journalist with 17 years of experience in traditional and online media, Joshua supervises the day-to-day operations of Small Business Trends’ busy editorial department including the editorial calendar and outgoing assignments.
He is a journalist with 17 years of experience in traditional and online media.
Joshua got his start in the rough and tumble newspaper business of Pennsylvania’s coal region, first as a sports writer and later as a beat reporter covering daily news.
He eventually founded his own local newspaper, the Pottsville Free Press, covering his hometown. There, he served not only as editor but also doing layout and even delivering the paper and selling ads.
Joshua eventually moved to the online copywriting world after a stint as a weekly newspaper editor for the Journal Register. He joined Small Business Trends as a breaking news and tech writer in 2013, where he covered such memorable events as the launch of Instagram video.
A student of graphic design at Waynesburg College (now Waynesburg University), he also provides many of the graphic overlays for feature images on the site.
T-Mobile is bringing its vehicle management service SyncUP to small businesses with the affordable SyncUP FLEET.Sep 12, 2017 382 Shares
Does your small business take workplace safety seriously? More importantly, do your employees think their safety is your top priority?Sep 12, 2017 385 Shares
Print's not dead in the eyes of small businesses. There are a surprising number of companies still advertising in the newspaper.Sep 8, 2017 349 Shares
A new survey discovered that relying on remote workers has its pitfalls. Here are the remote work issues to keep an eye on.Sep 7, 2017 207 Shares
How much is the salary of a small business owner? According to a new Fundera survey, the numbers are all over the place and may surprise you.Aug 30, 2017 469 Shares
Who wouldn’t love to have a catchy little jingle for their small business? Here are some of the traits the best commercial jingles share.Aug 26, 2017 252 Shares
There's a lot on the plates of the House and Senate when they return from their recess after Labor Day. What do small businesses want congress to do first?Aug 25, 2017 228 Shares
Going for a world record is not reserved for just Olympians -- you can make history by setting a small business Guinness world record, too.Aug 19, 2017 379 Shares
In recent data from Indeed.com reveals some serious small business healthcare staffing shortages. Here's what you need to know.Aug 17, 2017 234 Shares
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The number one reason why you should sell on Amazon? Because it works. When it comes to advertising however, not so much.Aug 1, 2017 331 Shares