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Small business failure
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5 Frightening Causes of Small Business Failure

This time of year, ghosts and ghouls aren’t the only things that should be sending chills down your spine. As an entrepreneur, you need to be aware of how very real and serious the potential for small business failure is. "My business is fine," you think, and that might be true.Yet, consider: does anyone ever...
Running Your Business
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4 Things You’re Doing Wrong in Running Your Business

Running your own business seemed like such a fun way to make tons of money, but now you’re scratching your head wondering how it got so hard. And all that money? Where did it go? If running a business were easy, everyone would do it. The fact is, entrepreneurs make a lot of mistakes along...
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7 Mistakes To Avoid & Help Your Business Grow

Let’s face it: none of us are perfect. While we might have been smart enough to start a business, that doesn’t make us immune to making mistakes. But I always say, mistakes are in the eye of the beholder. You can hang your head in shame every time you make an error, or you can...
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10 Sure-Fire Tips for Starting and Growing Your Business (Part 2)

This is part two of my ongoing post: 10 Sure-Fire Tips for starting and Growing Your Business Meditate Often Do you know how they say outsiders have a better perspective of your problems than you do? That’s because as a business owner, you’re so involved in the little details of your business it can be...
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4 Smart & Sensible Marketing Tips for 2010!

Are your eyes much bigger than your wallet, or your ability to focus and execute effective marketing in 2010? Has your New Year’s Resolutions come and gone already? How can you ensure you’re not biting off more than you can chew with your aspirations and actions?   Here are four tips that you can apply to...
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Surviving Tough Times-Interview with Author, Successful Entrepreneur George Cloutier

Want insider secrets from a highly successful entrepreneur on how to survive tough, economic times? Well, today you’re in luck. I caught up with George Cloutier, owner of the highly successful business, American Management Services, http://www.amserv.com/, to discuss his new book, “Profits Aren't Everything; They're the Only Thing.” Here’s what he had to say. Tell...
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Small business tip: Don’t lie

A company as big as Radio Shack takes its integrity very seriously. The New York Times reported (subscription required) that Radio Shack's chief executive resigned yesterday after revealing that he had lied about his education background. Here's a quote from Leonard H. Roberts, Radio Shack's executive chairman, "When our company's credibility becomes based on a...