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How strategic thinking shapes the future of your business

Eighty-five percent of entrepreneurs spend an an hour or less a month thinking strategically. Blogger and business owner Jackie Nagel explains why entrepreneurs need to spend more time working on their business and less time working in their business.
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5 ways to get journalists to write about your business

Trying to get the attention of your favorite local reporter? Would you like him or her to give your business some coverage? Blogger and Public Relations professional Stephanie Reed has five tips that could land you on the front page of your local newspaper!
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Promoted into management! Now what?

You've done it! You've finally earned yourself a managerial position! So now what? Jody Glynn Patrick tells you what you need to do next in her 100th post for the blog.
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The 4 essential objectives that drive your marketing success

Are you putting a lot of money into your business' online presence and not seeing the results you'd like? Blogger and business guru John Gregory Olson explains why this may be happening and tells you you how to fix it!
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When the weather outside is frightful….

Near record cool temperatures are expected to blanket a large portion of the country this week and businesses that rely on warm weather could be hurt. Blogger and award winning business journalist Jody Glynn Patrick tells you why having a disaster plan in place is so important.
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Vetting service providers: The small business quest for the right fit

Choosing the wrong service provider can lead to really big headaches. Our newest blogger, Jackie Nagel, offers her advice for picking the right partners and 13 questions you need to ask to help you choose the best fit.
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The key to surviving a web redesign (or any digital marketing project)

Website redesigns can be challenging for everyone involved. Blogger Brad Miller has three tips to make the process as smooth as possible.
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When is the right time to look for financing to grow?

You may want to expand your business right now. Ty Kiisel tells you what you need to know before you make what could be a very expensive mistake.
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8 steps to wowing an audience

Do you have a big presentation coming up at work? Are you hoping to knock their socks off? Blogger and award-winning business journalist Jody Glynn Patrick tells you how in eight simple steps.
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