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New Smartphone App Improves Your Pictures

From Everything Small Business Journal
January 3, 2013 at 11:00 am
A new app lets you explore and discover a world of gorgeous photography taken by others in a vast community. The new app is designed to put the photo first and lets the photographer ... (more)

5 STEPS TO TURN YOUR BUSINESS SETBACK INTO A SUCCESS

From BizPlanCompetitions
January 3, 2013 at 2:00 am
Everyone knows the saying, “When life gives you lemons, then make lemonade,” but have you heard anyone explain exactly how to make the delicious lemonade from such a sour lemon? The ... (more)

Before “Newphoria” Strikes, Experts Advise to Protect your new Device

From Everything Small Business Journal
January 2, 2013 at 1:37 pm
When it comes to high-tech holiday gifts, experts remind those who received a new laptop, smartphone or tablet as a gift this holiday to avoid being swept away by the feeling of ... (more)

HOW TO SET GOALS YOU’LL ACTUALLY ACHIEVE: SELF-TALK

From BizPlanCompetitions
January 2, 2013 at 2:00 am
Instructional self-talk is the internal commentary that happens while we are trying to complete a challenging activity or task. For example, while completing a difficult report ... (more)

5 TIPS FOR WRITING A WINNING PITCH EMAIL

From BizPlanCompetitions
December 31, 2012 at 12:05 pm
People get hundreds of emails a day today, bypass many and read few. It’s getting harder and harder to meet people through email and then turn that email into an actual, in-real-life ... (more)

Top 10 Recipes of 2012 on Sarah’s Cucina Bella

From Sarah's Cucina Bella
December 29, 2012 at 12:40 am
Chocolate Banana Marble Bread Roasted Butternut Squash, Brussels Sprouts and Onions Tangy Cranberry Almond Coleslaw Chocolate Peppermint Bark Cookies Roasted Spaghetti Squash ... (more)

The End of Marketing as We Know It

From Everything Small Business Journal
December 28, 2012 at 11:00 am
Consider for a moment the annoying, interruptive, often obnoxious nature of traditional marketing. Dinnertime phone calls from strangers in noisy call centers. Glossy pictures ... (more)

7 COMMON TAX MISTAKES YOUR STARTUP CAN AVOID

From BizPlanCompetitions
December 28, 2012 at 2:00 am
If you don’t think about taxes until your company starts earning revenue, you’ve waited too long. While the IRS may not be especially interested in your company until you’ve ... (more)

Tips on Managing Logistics in Your New Company

From Everything Small Business Journal
December 27, 2012 at 3:09 pm
Starting a new company can be an extremely exciting venture. When it comes to details, however, a lot of people don’t realize just how much work can go into the process. ... (more)

5 WAYS TO TAKE SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP TO SCALE

From BizPlanCompetitions
December 27, 2012 at 2:00 am
Dear Mr. President: Congratulations on a hard-fought race for your second term as President. With your recent victory, I hope you will use your power — as a legislator, but ... (more)

3 IMPORTANT TRUTHS FOR FIRST-TIME FOUNDERS

From BizPlanCompetitions
December 26, 2012 at 11:47 am
Building a company of 50 virtual employees across nine different countries has been a huge challenge. From day one, my team and I decided that Staff.com was going to be chiefly ... (more)

A Wickedly Successful New Year: Nine Strategies to Help You Start Creating a Life That Really Works

From Everything Small Business Journal
December 26, 2012 at 11:00 am
The year 2012 is drawing to a close and, for many recession-wracked American women, it feels like just another mile marker in an endurance race going nowhere. Depressing, but true. ... (more)

My Financial Resolutions for 2013

From Everything Finance
December 25, 2012 at 9:20 pm
My Financial Resolutions for 2013 is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!I’m not a big believer in the whole Mayan ... (more)

Independent We Stand Introduces New Mobile App

From Everything Small Business Journal
December 24, 2012 at 11:00 am
Independent We Stand, a movement of locally owned businesses and people across the country, is dedicated to educating their communities about the importance of buying local. More ... (more)

Raspberry Walnut Buttermilk Bread

From Sarah's Cucina Bella
December 24, 2012 at 10:16 am
The wreath outside our house has a red and white striped bow that I made from ribbon and jewelry wire. It doesn’t have the strand of twinkling lights though. Our lighted ... (more)

Five Innovative Solutions to Help Women Small-Business Owners Grow and Adapt

From Everything Small Business Journal
December 21, 2012 at 11:00 am
The recession was tough on many small-business owners. But new research shows that many of today’s women-owned businesses have adapted and emerged stronger from their experiences ... (more)

3 WAYS TECH STARTUPS CAN AVOID WASTING TIME AND RESOURCES

From BizPlanCompetitions
December 21, 2012 at 2:00 am
Most companies fail not because they don’t have what it takes to build a successful product or service. They fail because they build an unneeded or unwanted product or service. ... (more)

5 TIPS TO ATTRACT VISITORS BEFORE YOU LAUNCH YOUR WEBSITE

From BizPlanCompetitions
December 20, 2012 at 2:00 am
When I launched my first travel blog back in 2004, I did so to the tune of precisely zero readers. After three months of blogging hard, I’d amassed an impressive number of around ... (more)

Catch the Wave: New Financial Management Solution for Small Business

From Everything Small Business Journal
December 19, 2012 at 11:00 am
Wave, the cloud-based provider of business finance tools to nearly half a million small business customers worldwide, has launched a set of affordable online tools to manage invoicing, ... (more)

Recovering from a Financial Holiday Hangover

From Everything Finance
December 19, 2012 at 4:07 am
Recovering from a Financial Holiday Hangover is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Okay, I’ll fess up first. I’m ... (more)

3 PIECES OF ADVICE TO HELP ENTREPRENEURS TO STAY FOCUSED

From BizPlanCompetitions
December 19, 2012 at 2:00 am
In the 10 years I spent working in the television industry, no two days were the same. I’ve interviewed top CEOs and entrepreneurs as a correspondent of an NBC-produced business ... (more)

16 MUST-TRY APPS AND WEBSITES FOR CREATIVE ENTREPRENEURS

From BizPlanCompetitions
December 18, 2012 at 10:44 am
It’s an easier time than ever to be a young, creative entrepreneur these days. Whether you’re running a successful T-shirt company or just getting started commercializing your ... (more)

Starting a Successful Blog: Promoting High Quality Content

From Everything Small Business Journal
December 17, 2012 at 12:26 pm
Starting a Successful Blog: Promoting High Quality Content (via mydailyservices) ... (more)

5 Signs You’re Sucking as an Entrepreneur

From BizPlanCompetitions
December 17, 2012 at 10:28 am
There have been times that I’ve been a really sucky entrepreneur. My first company, OpenVote, was a Web 2.0 company that made Facebook apps. For years, I said that it failed ... (more)

The Blessing of Extraordinary People

From Sarah's Cucina Bella
December 17, 2012 at 7:00 am
Many of you already know this, but my kids are students of Sandy Hook School. On Friday, when the joyful learning environment was shattered by violence, my son was in his classroom. ... (more)