Can You Spot a Fake Customer Review of Your Business?

We all know that companies would prefer to have only good reviews, and that company performance is largely motivated by obtaining such feedback because it helps businesses thrive. Reviews play an important role, as ReviewTrackers.com reports that 85 percent of consumers read them to determine whether or not local businesses are good or not. However, […]

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30 eBay Apps To Help You Run Your Business

Have you tapped into the potential eBay apps can offer your store?  There are apps to manage everything from shipping to finances. And you can use these apps to lift some of your burden in these areas, increase sales and keep your customers happy. These apps can save you time and effort that can take […]

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How “Investor Preference” Will Help You Attract Funding

“Back in the day” (late 1999) I was a part of an investor group that contributed $1 million for a 35  percent ownership stake in a startup technology venture that held a lot of promise (don’t they all?).  You can probably guess the next chapter in this story. The tech bubble burst, the NASDAQ dropped […]

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10 Things You Should Know About Facebook Ads

If you want to break through all the noise on social media, it sometimes pays to advertise. And when it comes to social media advertising, Facebook is still the king. But while the social media giant has made strides in simplifying its advertising platform, it’s still robust enough for certain features to slip through the cracks. […]

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Deskercise: 17 Exercises You Can Do At or Near Your Desk

For the average small business owner, long hours at work means long hours at the desk until it’s time to stagger, hunched over, to the door and then try to stretch out on your way home. The medical community recommends high cardiovascular workouts for a half-hour, three to five times a week. But who has […]

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