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7 Ways to Set Team Goals (That Actually Work)

Creating a goal-setting methodology for an entire company doesn’t happen overnight. It can be difficult to know how to set goals that are a stretch, but not completely out of reach. Here's how to get it right.

By Briana Morgaine | Share This

Five Tips for Better Mobile Customer Engagement

When it comes to your website, a strong mobile strategy should be a high priority. Here's how to engage with the customers who are accessing your site via mobile—which, according to the latest data, is most of them.

By JT Ripton | Share This

Should I Quit My Job to Start My Own Business? 9 Questions You Need to Ask

Deciding when the time is right to start a business is a huge challenge. How do you know when to take the plunge? Should you go all in, all at once—or take it more slowly? Here's how to decide.

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How I Ranked First Page on Google But Still Failed

Think that hitting the first page is the SEO holy grail? Think again—there's more to it than that. If you're looking to optimize your business blog or website, here's what you should really be paying attention to.

By Anh Luu | Share This

12 Successful, Happy Entrepreneurs Share Their Daily Habits

What daily habits do entrepreneurs believe contribute to their success? Here are their can’t-skip routines—and stealing one or two for your own use is highly encouraged.

By Briana Morgaine | Share This

6 Mistakes to Avoid When Writing Your Restaurant Business Plan

If you're seeking funding for your restaurant, you'll need a formal business plan. However, if it's your first time writing a restaurant business plan, it's easy to make mistakes—so here are the pitfalls to avoid.

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Top Startup Mistake: Unrealistic Forecasts

A growth forecast works for investors when it’s built on realistic assumptions, laid out transparently. The problem? Most forecasts are unrealistic, overly optimistic, and built without real basis. Here's how to fix that.

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Five Business Technology Trends for 2017

As we settle into a new year, it's natural to look forward. With that in mind, here are the upcoming technology trends that will impact entrepreneurship and small business.

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