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By: Annie Pilon

If you love spending all your time outside, there are plenty of opportunities. Here are 50 different outdoor business ideas for you to consider.

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By: Gabrielle...

Sponsored Post It's time to winterize your business so you're not bled dry by high energy bills. Here are 10 ways to make sure you and your bottom line stay warm.

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By: Rob Starr

To pay or not to pay -- that is just one question you have to answer as part of your company's Facebook marketing strategy.

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By: Anita Campbell

Salesforce launches a $50 million AI Innovation fund to encourage AI startups to develop artificial intelligence solutions that work with Salesforce products.

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By: Michael Guta

More than half the security breaches at small businesses could have likely been avoided with proper employee training on cyber threats.

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By: Ann Smarty

If you have a website, you've likely worried about duplicate content at some point. To help settle your mind, here are the facts behind the top 3 myths.

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By: Due

Brick-and-mortar retail is hardly dead but if your business does not understand why retail stores fail, it'll making life more difficult than it already is.

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By: Shawn Hessinger

Join us as we host a webinar on energy saving tips to help your small business.

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By: Annie Pilon

Hobby Lobby has triggered another marketing controversy after a Facebook user's post went viral. What's the takeaway for your small business?

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By: Annie Pilon

Local small businesses should prepare and promote to consumers that are more ready than they've been in a while to shop local.

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By: Rob Starr

Everyone knows bigger franchises like Burger King and McDonald's. However, if you want to stand out from the crowd, consider these 10 weird franchises.

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By: Michael Guta

What does a brisk back-to-school shopping season -- with it's surge of mobile ecommerce growth -- mean for the retail industry's holiday shopping season?

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By: Annie Pilon

Looking for a successful video content marketing example? Founder Earl Choate discusses his biggest win in this week's Small Biz Spotlight.

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By: Michael Guta

Blame the cryptocurrency label, perhaps, but a surprising number of people in the US believe owning Bitcoin is illegal. Are bitcoins legal? Find out.

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By: Drew Hendricks

Even though they're not as plentiful, what do younger small business owners do that's different from their elders?

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By: Mike Michalowicz

Don't let all the the effort you've spent bringing a product to market go to waste. Here are 5 product launch timing tips to help you plan for success.

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By: Michael Guta

The new iOS 11 features will include augmented reality functionality, a scan and sign app, and enhanced maps. Is your small business ready?

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Last year's iOS 10 was all about refining Apple's mobile experience -- it was "like polishing a pearl," I noted at the time. Now, with iOS 11, Apple is focusing even more on its big-screen iPad experience, but at the same time...

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Tech Crunch
By: Romain Dillet

 After reading back the preview I wrote back in June, the dominant tone was that iOS 11 is so different that it takes a while to get used to it: I’m not going to lie to you. It takes time to get used to those new gestures. I’m not...

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Mashable
By: Raymond Wong

Every new version of iOS in the last decade — just saying this makes feel like a dinosaur — has always put the iPhone first. Not this year: iOS 11 is the iPad's time to shine. iPhone users will notice a good many tweaked changes to...

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TheVerge
By: Dieter Bohn

What to do after you upgrade Continue reading…

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TheVerge
By: Thuy Ong

Apple is launching iOS 11 today, but some features won’t make it onto the new operating system until later, as noted by MacRumors. These include Apple Pay Cash and Messages in iCloud. Messages in iCloud, which allows iMessages to be removed from...

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Fortune
By: Don Reisinger

A simple update should fix the problem.

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With multitasking, ARKit and more AI smarts, iOS 11 is one of Apple's biggest iOS updates yet. It just started rolling out around the world, so don't be surprised to see a message on your iPhone or iPad soon. If you've been...

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You don’t need a fancy new iPhone to benefit from many of the latest OS tricks.

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Mashable
By: Mark Kaufman

When Apple's Live Photos first hit the scene with the launch of the iPhone 6S in 2015, it collectively blew everyone's mind.  Now, with the new iOS 11 update, you can turn those photos into GIFs. Here's how it's done: 1. Open the Photos App and ...

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By: Annie Pilon

Recent figures seem to go against popular notions that millennials are inherently entrepreneurial. What's behind the low number of millennial entrepreneurs?

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By: Michael Guta

The SBDC is offering disaster recovery assistance for Florida businesses throughout the state. Find out how to get help for your small business.

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By: Anita Campbell

Sponsored Post Think the amount of records you keep on your small business employees is enough? Make sure you're keeping up with these employee recordkeeping requirements.

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By: The Young Entrepreneur...

Members of the Young Entrepreneur Council share their tips and ideas on how to keep business travel expenses down to a minimum.

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By: Nellie Akalp

You've finally incorporated your small business. Now it's time to tackle this list of 10 things to do after incorporating your company.

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By: Shubhomita Bose

Some of the most successful in business swear by starting the day right. Here are the morning habits of successful people.

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By: Larry Alton

How does your company handle an employee when they return to work after a medical absence? Here are some tips to smooth the transition.

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By: The Daily Caller

As part of a unique loyalty program, &pizza is challenging customers to get an ampersand tattoo. In exchange, they're giving away free pizza for a year.

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By: Jeff Charles

An investment in a Bitcoin IRA is a smart bet for diversifying your assets and ensuring that part of your portfolio is not tied to the stock market.

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By: Shubhomita Bose

Bad online reviews and comments from customers can lead to an online reputation crisis for small businesses that aren't prepared for them.

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By: Rob Starr

What is the ELD mandate and will your small business be affected by it? We answer those questions and break it down for you in this post.

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By: Annie Pilon

A new program that allows small businesses to save for capital improvements may become a trend if it proves successful in boosting local economies.

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By: Michael Guta

What are online customers thinking when they're about to shop and buy? Knowing this should greatly impact what you're offering customers.

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By: Michael Guta

What are the most popular social sites for business? That answer and more from a new survey that reveals how businesses use social media for marketing.

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By: Annie Pilon

There's some high-value content, according to Google, that may be perfect for your business website or blog. Check out these 50 AdSense business ideas.

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By: Rieva Lesonsky

Are you behaving in ways that are ageist without even realizing it? Here are 8 signs that your small business suffers from ageism in the workplace.

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By: HigherVisibility

A Bing business bot is programmed to know the answers to simple questions about your business, and will save your employees time, which saves you money.

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By: Michael Guta

QR Codes are nothing new but Shopify Shopcodes introduces a wrinkle or two to them to make them useful in its web stores.

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By: Annie Pilon

The new Riseup Springfield small business training program offers knowledge, tools and networking opportunities to help small business owners.

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By: Michael Guta

The Franchise Business Economic Outlook for 2017 shows that franchise businesses expected to grow faster than the economy this year. More after the jump.

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By: Charles Franklin

Former actor, Isaac Lidsky, present his vision, something he calls "eyes wide open", on breaking free of the "blind spots" in your own life.

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By: Annie Pilon

New laws proposed in California would give up to 3 months off for family medical leave to any worker at companies with 20 or more employees.

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By: Charles Franklin

The primary purpose of the book, Mobile Marketing, is to give small businesses a view of the potential using a broader scope of vision.

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By: Shawn Hessinger

Let us know where you go to find a little extra money to fund your small business.

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By: Michael Guta

The administrative burden on small businesses goes up the smaller the company. How can automation solutions help reduce this overhead?

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By: Shubhomita Bose

The Biz2Credit Lending Index August 2017 report reveals that small business loan approvals hit new high at big banks while alternative lending dropped.

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By: The Young Entrepreneur...

If a client goes bankrupt, it could spell trouble for you, too. Here's how to protect your company against client bankruptcy, before and after the fact.

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By: Annie Pilon

Xero just rolled out a series of new products and services designed for the small business user.