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

Does your company do business outside of the U.S.? If so, you’ve probably noticed some cultural differences you have to adhere to. For women entrepreneurs, doing business outside of the U.S. can get tricky, depending on where you go. This week’s Trending on Thursday helps women small business owners navigate business etiquette in the global … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

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Do you have a five-year plan to expand your #smallbiz? Although it may not go exactly how you expect, it’s vital to develop a strategy for growth. If you’re looking for new ideas, this week’s Trending on Thursday has you covered with expansion tips, as well as the latest digital strategy approaches, productivity advice, and … Continue reading “Trending on Thursdays”

Trending On Thursdays

Do you have confidence in the continued success of your #smallbiz? If you answered no, you’re not alone. U.S. small business confidence fell to a two-year low in March. The good news is there’s room for improvement and this week’s Trending Thursday has some great advice for #smallbiz owners, featuring emerging retail trends, productivity hacks, … Continue reading “Trending On Thursdays”

Trending On Thursdays

Does your #smallbiz have a plan for emergency situations? If not, don’t worry because this week’s Trending Thursday has you covered with advice on preparing for the worst. We’ve also cover the latest news about the social media landscape, business automation and the benefits and drawbacks of Virtual Reality. Check out all of this week’s … Continue reading “Trending On Thursdays”

Trending on Thursdays

Big companies often get a bad rap. But their success has to be attributed to something they’re doing well and #smallbiz owners should take into consideration their best aspects to elevate their businesses. On this week’s Trending Thursday, we’ve got several steps you can take to do so, along with apps to streamline your time … Continue reading “Trending on Thursdays”

Trending on Thursdays

If you could tell your past self one thing about starting a #smallbiz, what would it be? Almost everyone makes a mistake or two, some more serious than others, when starting a business. For those considering opening their first business this year, we’ve got some advice below on financial mistakes to avoid, preventing data breaches, … Continue reading “Trending on Thursdays”

Trending on Thursdays

We all have bad habits- it’s what makes us human. However, #smallbiz owners can’t afford to continually make slip-ups in the workplace. This week we look at some of the most common bad habits small business owners struggle with, along with how to fix them. We also look at social media tools you should be … Continue reading “Trending on Thursdays”

Trending On Thursdays

Most small businesses close down within their first five years, and yet our economy gets 60 percent of employment from small businesses. This week’s Trending on Thursday has advice to ensure the longevity of your #smallbiz, as well as tips for young entrepreneurs from Mark Cuban, business lessons from the finale of Downton Abbey, and … Continue reading “Trending On Thursdays”

Trending on Thursdays

Does your #smallbiz have a website? How about a Facebook page? Whether or not you do, this week’s Trending on Thursday can help you create and build your online presence, while ensuring you’re up to date on the latest social media marketing tools. Additionally, we explain why most small business owners are optimistic about the … Continue reading “Trending on Thursdays”