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Small Business category supplies articles on a business thats privately owned and controlled, with a modest number of employees and comparatively modest volume of sales. Beginning a small business is surely not an easy job. Knowing what needs to be taken care of prior to getting started is essential.

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Carina Claire Jeppesen

A Stakeholder Definition and How to Identify Your Key Stakeholders

Knowing what a stakeholder is and how to identify who your key stakeholders are can make the difference in your branding and marketing efforts. Modern marketing is...

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Steve Little

Great Small Business Ideas For 2012

If you've been considering starting your own small business, you will be happy to know that there are an amazing number of great small business ideas for 2012....

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Rhett S Kniep

Controlling our speech may be the most difficult discipline. To be able to control what one says in the negotiation process reveals strength and poise.

By: Rhett S Kniep l Business > Small Business l Jul 12, 2012
Pragati Bidkar

As a small business owner, you need to make the best of your limited resources. And your website is one of them. Are you dependent on some third party to make your updates and resolve your issues?

By: Pragati Bidkar l Business > Small Business l Jul 11, 2012
Sandra Martini

It's amazing how when things get super busy and we try to speed up, Murphy's Law or nature in general takes over with things to slow us down - whether we get sick, overwhelmed, or just mess things up

By: Sandra Martini l Business > Small Business l Jul 11, 2012

If you are running a mutual fund organization, it is mandatory that you understand certain regulations that the fund is subject to. SEC, the US Securities and Exchange Commission governs mutual funds

By: Sarah Johs l Business > Small Business l Jul 11, 2012
Erich J Ruth

Sometimes waiting for an email response from the IRS is too much. You can log in and check your File Status at any time of the day or night. The steps for checking the file status are in this article.

By: Erich J Ruth l Business > Small Business l Jul 09, 2012
Erich J Ruth

Copy B of most of the 1098, 1099, 3921, 3922 Forms must be distributed to the recipient by the end of January (31st). Sometimes the due date falls on the 1st or 2nd of February, but the end of

By: Erich J Ruth l Business > Small Business l Jul 09, 2012
Randal Roberts

Have you ever driven across town to save a dime a gallon on a fill up of gasoline? I have, and it just does not pay. If you fill the tank and your tank holds fifteen gallons, then you have saved a

By: Randal Roberts l Business > Small Business l Jul 07, 2012
Kim N Morris

Systemising your business can seem like an overwhelming and mammoth task, and this is probably one of the key reasons why so many serviced based business small business owners never really create all

By: Kim N Morris l Business > Small Business l Jul 07, 2012
Lance Winslow

Okay so, today I am retired, but I can remember when the gasoline prices were $.70 a gallon, and I thought that was a little too steep and somewhat angry that it was costing my little company so much

By: Lance Winslow l Business > Small Business l Jul 06, 2012
Lance Winslow

One thing interesting about being in the service business, specifically the service cleaning business, is that often you will travel to your customers, some of which you are less than geographically

By: Lance Winslow l Business > Small Business l Jul 06, 2012
Stuart Withers

Building a business can be very tough indeed. When you're starting out you'll be working long hours and will have a load to organise and think about. If your business is in London then you have an

By: Stuart Withers l Business > Small Business l Jul 06, 2012
Deborah R Moore

Salon styling chairs and styling stations are a vital part of any hair salon. But in this competitive industry just having salon chairs and styling stations isn't always enough. It's important to

By: Deborah R Moore l Business > Small Business l Jul 05, 2012
Kalon Willis

Just what is ecommerce? Ecommerce is the abridged version of what began as electronic commerce. This term refers to the actually purchasing or selling of some product or service online or via the

By: Kalon Willis l Business > Small Business l Jul 05, 2012

A wide variety of industries make the use of ships these days. Most of these industries work around the areas involving the use of sea or water bodies. Some of the business processes like

By: Gene Horton l Business > Small Business l Jul 05, 2012
Alastair Cameron

A couple of weeks ago, I had written an article on the reasons why you should work for yourself. At the time, one of the comments I got back about the article, was along the lines of, "good article,

By: Alastair Cameron l Business > Small Business l Jul 04, 2012

Chewing gums are fast becoming a hygiene menace in public places and other commercial facilities. Removing chewing gum residue can be time consuming, if the right type of technology is not used.

By: Lauren Zwiebel l Business > Small Business l Jul 03, 2012
Barry Godofsky

Shopping for a point of sale POS system for your restaurant, food delivery, lounge or sports bar business? Here's a guide to mistakes you DON'T want to make from an expert who's been placing POS

By: Barry Godofsky l Business > Small Business l Jul 03, 2012

The facts are quite evident. Getting employed is quite difficult in most parts of the globe especially after the worldwide economic recession. In fact, millions of workers were laid off or became

By: David Chass l Business > Small Business l Jun 30, 2012
Peter B Leeper

Another day of political ads and another wild mix of accusations and name calling from the political candidates for President of the United States, (Willard) Mitt Romney, and Barack (Hussein) Obama.

By: Peter B Leeper l Business > Small Business l Jun 26, 2012
Fergus G Doyle

As a business owner you may often struggle with overcoming small business problems. It's been our experience that most business owners think the "guy down the street" is somehow having an easier time

By: Fergus G Doyle l Business > Small Business l Jun 23, 2012
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Carina Claire Jeppesen

Knowing what a stakeholder is and how to identify who your key stakeholders are can make the difference in your branding and marketing efforts. Modern marketing is becoming more focused on

By: Carina Claire Jeppesen l Business > Small Business l Apr 17, 2012 lViews: 352 lComments: 0
Steve Little

If you've been considering starting your own small business, you will be happy to know that there are an amazing number of great small business ideas for 2012. Starting a new business is exciting,

By: Steve Little l Business > Small Business l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 177 lComments: 0
Marshall Waters II

Small business owners often make the mistake of underpaying themselves. Owners must view themselves as both employees and investors in their businesses, and pay themselves accordingly.

By: Marshall Waters II l Business > Small Business l Apr 21, 2012 lViews: 105 lComments: 0
Mostafizur Rahaman Salim

Windows are a valuable investment in any home and as such they need to be protected against damages. These damages might results from accidental or intentional breaks, cracks or even shatter.

By: Mostafizur Rahaman Salim l Business > Small Business l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 98 lComments: 0

There is a good market for the sale of second hand marquees and event equipment. This article aims to offer some advice as to how to get the most out of advertising your ex hire marquees and event

By: Claire E Wotton l Business > Small Business l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 92 lComments: 0
Rhett S Kniep

Controlling our speech may be the most difficult discipline. To be able to control what one says in the negotiation process reveals strength and poise.

By: Rhett S Kniep l Business > Small Business l Jul 12, 2012 lViews: 76 lComments: 0
Kim N Morris

Systemising your business can seem like an overwhelming and mammoth task, and this is probably one of the key reasons why so many serviced based business small business owners never really create all

By: Kim N Morris l Business > Small Business l Jul 07, 2012 lViews: 74 lComments: 0
Randal Roberts

Have you ever driven across town to save a dime a gallon on a fill up of gasoline? I have, and it just does not pay. If you fill the tank and your tank holds fifteen gallons, then you have saved a

By: Randal Roberts l Business > Small Business l Jul 07, 2012 lViews: 72 lComments: 0

If you are running a mutual fund organization, it is mandatory that you understand certain regulations that the fund is subject to. SEC, the US Securities and Exchange Commission governs mutual funds

By: Sarah Johs l Business > Small Business l Jul 11, 2012 lViews: 71 lComments: 0

Stability chambers are enclosures that are used to test drugs, vaccines and other products in order to determine constancy, stability and their shelf life. These chambers are used extensively in

By: Sonia Nathani l Business > Small Business l Apr 17, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0
Sandra Martini

It's amazing how when things get super busy and we try to speed up, Murphy's Law or nature in general takes over with things to slow us down - whether we get sick, overwhelmed, or just mess things up

By: Sandra Martini l Business > Small Business l Jul 11, 2012 lViews: 69 lComments: 0
Lance Winslow

One thing interesting about being in the service business, specifically the service cleaning business, is that often you will travel to your customers, some of which you are less than geographically

By: Lance Winslow l Business > Small Business l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
Sarah Kolb

The decision to close or sell your business, as a small business owner, can be a painful one; you've poured your heart and soul into it, made it grow, and kept it running. But there are times when

By: Sarah Kolb l Business > Small Business l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
Deborah R Moore

Salon styling chairs and styling stations are a vital part of any hair salon. But in this competitive industry just having salon chairs and styling stations isn't always enough. It's important to

By: Deborah R Moore l Business > Small Business l Jul 05, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0

Business requires management skills, as well as general knowledge related to the business' industry. The childcare business is no exception. To start a daycare, you will need general management

By: Dan Galang l Business > Small Business l Apr 13, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0
Lance Winslow

Okay so, today I am retired, but I can remember when the gasoline prices were $.70 a gallon, and I thought that was a little too steep and somewhat angry that it was costing my little company so much

By: Lance Winslow l Business > Small Business l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Alastair Cameron

A couple of weeks ago, I had written an article on the reasons why you should work for yourself. At the time, one of the comments I got back about the article, was along the lines of, "good article,

By: Alastair Cameron l Business > Small Business l Jul 04, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Kalon Willis

Just what is ecommerce? Ecommerce is the abridged version of what began as electronic commerce. This term refers to the actually purchasing or selling of some product or service online or via the

By: Kalon Willis l Business > Small Business l Jul 05, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Martin Leyton

How to effectively make your testimonials bring in more income and customers. Testimonials are fast becoming a key marketing strategy and by using the testimonials more effectively your business can

By: Martin Leyton l Business > Small Business l Feb 24, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
Ray Haiber

Provides info about starting and owning a kiosk machine business opportunity today. This includes info about some of the top advantages kiosk businesses can offer like affordability, ease of

By: Ray Haiber l Business > Small Business l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
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Lance Winslow

Okay so, today I am retired, but I can remember when the gasoline prices were $.70 a gallon, and I thought that was a little too steep and somewhat angry that it was costing my little company so much

By: Lance Winslow l Business > Small Business l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Lance Winslow

One thing interesting about being in the service business, specifically the service cleaning business, is that often you will travel to your customers, some of which you are less than geographically

By: Lance Winslow l Business > Small Business l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
Sarah Kolb

The decision to close or sell your business, as a small business owner, can be a painful one; you've poured your heart and soul into it, made it grow, and kept it running. But there are times when

By: Sarah Kolb l Business > Small Business l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0

Most first-time entrepreneurs always find it hard to put their ideas into life. While they know that having small business plans is the best start, lack of knowledge in writing them just won't allow

By: Chase Crawford l Business > Small Business l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 42 lComments: 0
Martin Leyton

How to effectively make your testimonials bring in more income and customers. Testimonials are fast becoming a key marketing strategy and by using the testimonials more effectively your business can

By: Martin Leyton l Business > Small Business l Feb 24, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
Robin Gronsky

Wouldn't you love to take long vacations without taking client files with you? Wouldn't you like to make money even when you are out of the office? Wouldn't you like to be able to sell your business?

By: Robin Gronsky l Business > Small Business l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 41 lComments: 0

A small business is considered as another conventional path to reach success. The definitive sign of this kind of business is expressed by the name itself. Basically, the business may be owned

By: Andre Reynolds l Business > Small Business l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0
Dirk Huyben

The article is about focusing your attention to become the next Coffee Shop Millionaire. The internet is full of internet marketers who are claiming that you can make money on-line without doing

By: Dirk Huyben l Business > Small Business l Feb 10, 2012 lViews: 44 lComments: 0
Steve Little

If you've been considering starting your own small business, you will be happy to know that there are an amazing number of great small business ideas for 2012. Starting a new business is exciting,

By: Steve Little l Business > Small Business l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 177 lComments: 0

There is a good market for the sale of second hand marquees and event equipment. This article aims to offer some advice as to how to get the most out of advertising your ex hire marquees and event

By: Claire E Wotton l Business > Small Business l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 92 lComments: 0
Mostafizur Rahaman Salim

Even though the sun is important for supporting life on earth, it also has its negatives. Exposure to too much sun can lead to serious burn and skin diseases, which at times can be fatal. Although

By: Mostafizur Rahaman Salim l Business > Small Business l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 46 lComments: 0
Mostafizur Rahaman Salim

The use of window tinting has brought many benefits for car owners. This same benefit has now been brought to homes and offices where they are now being installed on windows. The benefits provided by

By: Mostafizur Rahaman Salim l Business > Small Business l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 47 lComments: 0
Mostafizur Rahaman Salim

Windows are a valuable investment in any home and as such they need to be protected against damages. These damages might results from accidental or intentional breaks, cracks or even shatter.

By: Mostafizur Rahaman Salim l Business > Small Business l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 98 lComments: 0
Ben Stuart Greenwood

Saving on office supplies is a time-tested way to keep a budget under control. It is a methodology that has been followed by several companies, both small-scale and large-scale, over the years. One

By: Ben Stuart Greenwood l Business > Small Business l Apr 20, 2012 lViews: 57 lComments: 0
Lee Schraner

  Branding is an essential business function that must be undertaken by any business. There is a stiff competition in almost all sectors as more companies are joining the prevailing market segments

By: Lee Schraner l Business > Small Business l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 42 lComments: 0
Lee Schraner

Cleaning is an essential activity but it is not everyone's cut of tea. Some people are forced to work in an untidy office for obvious reasons. Some people are too busy hoping from one meeting to

By: Lee Schraner l Business > Small Business l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 38 lComments: 0

Chewing gums are fast becoming a hygiene menace in public places and other commercial facilities. Removing chewing gum residue can be time consuming, if the right type of technology is not used.

By: Lauren Zwiebel l Business > Small Business l Jul 03, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
Zebee L Hanson

For many contracting business owners securing a government contract is like the golden goose egg of all contracted work. I think often times is because of the misconceptions of all the government

By: Zebee L Hanson l Business > Small Business l Apr 25, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0
Ray Haiber

Provides info about starting and owning a kiosk machine business opportunity today. This includes info about some of the top advantages kiosk businesses can offer like affordability, ease of

By: Ray Haiber l Business > Small Business l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0

Stability chambers are enclosures that are used to test drugs, vaccines and other products in order to determine constancy, stability and their shelf life. These chambers are used extensively in

By: Sonia Nathani l Business > Small Business l Apr 17, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0
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