Devin Partida

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Devin Partida is a small business and startups writer. In addition to StartupNation, her work has been featured on Entrepreneur, AOL, Yahoo! Finance and Business2Community. You can learn more about Devin on her personal website .
Teammates and volunteers at a workplace stand in a circle discussing a project
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Small Business Tax Breaks for Charitable Giving

Charitable giving is a great way to positively impact the world. However, small businesses may have difficulty finding room in their budgets for donations. Thankfully, you can get a tax break when supporting charities. Donating...
Man and woman in a pitch meeting to investors
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What You’re Doing Wrong In Your Pitch Deck

In the world of startups, a pitch deck is often the first introduction an investor gets to your company. A well-crafted pitch deck can effectively communicate your business idea, its potential in the market, and...
women working remotely
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Challenges and Opportunities for Women Working Remotely

The pandemic made working from home commonplace. As more women enter the workforce, they encounter challenges and opportunities in working remotely. Possible downsides of having a remote job include distractions, social isolation and higher expectations...
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How to Secure Funding as an LGBTQ+ Entrepreneur

Getting your startup off the ground is hard enough. Now imagine the extra challenges you might face as an LGBTQ+ entrepreneur. Despite progress toward diversifying funding for startups, discrimination and marginalization have hindered the LGBTQ+...
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Navigating Data Privacy Updates as a Startup

During the pandemic, more people shopped online and shared their personal information than ever before. In addition to regulations such as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), consumers are much savvier about what information they...
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The Great Resignation Is Helping Startups Thrive

By now, you’ve likely heard of the Great Resignation. The term has recently dominated news headlines, as it’s impacting the American workforce across virtually every industry. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic sparked a seismic shift in...