Trending on Thursday

So just about everyone is on LinkedIn. But where is the massively popular business-networking platform headed? This week’s Trending on Thursday explains how LinkedIn plans on getting much more involved in its user’s business lives, and we debunk some classic small business myths, provide tips for staying focused at the office and explain in medical terms … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

Are you a millennial entrepreneur or small business owner? Are you optimistic about your business future? If you answered yes, you fall in line with most of your peers. Most millennials are more likely to be risk takers and are less likely to settle than your older counterparts. This week’s Trending on Thursday has more … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

In the past week, have you noticed even more people walking around your town or city looking at their phones? No, there’s not a new iPhone out yet. This is due to the latest app craze: Pokemon Go. With anything this popular, there’s bound to be a way for entrepreneurs and small business owners to … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

Job growth got off to a rocky start this summer with a steep decline in May. But according to a new report, U.S. small business employment growth rebounded from a decline in May to a significant increase in June. This Trending on Thursday provides a summary of the small business economy in the wake of … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

Small business owners often find themselves with extra time during the summer and wonder how they can best use it. While that extra time is well spent with family or on a much need vacation, entrepreneurs should also consider joining organizations in your local community. This Trending on Thursday details why it’s so important for … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

Has your business ever gone through a crisis? If so, how did you react? We’re sure you would have done some things differently and if you haven’t had one yet, keep reading, because this week’s Trending on Thursday lays out a plan for conquering a crisis and emerging on the other side stronger than before. … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

  How do you feel about the state of your small business? While many businesses have fully recovered from the Great Recession, problems persist among capital goods and inventory accumulation. This week’s Trending on Thursday details the latest national small business analysis, as well as providing you some summer marketing goals, ways you can leverage … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

What keeps you awake at night? For a lot of #smallbiz owners, their daily challenges can make the next day seem so overwhelming that it’s difficult to sleep. But without challenges, we can’t grow stronger. This week’s Trending on Thursday takes you through the biggest challenges facing small business owners (and what can be done … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

What demographic makes up over 50 percent of the population in the United States and does the majority of consumer shopping? That would be women, of course, and small business owners, especially those in retail, need to ensure they have a dynamic strategy for bringing women to their store or website. This week’s Trending on … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

  Not all small business owners are social media pros – and that’s ok. But it’s still important to stay up to date on what’s popular and try to leverage those tools to boost your own business’ standing. This week’s Trending on Thursday has a roundup of the latest developments in social media, including new … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”