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Briana Morgaine

Briana is a content and digital marketing specialist, editor, and writer. She enjoys discussing business, marketing, and social media, and is a big fan of the Oxford comma. Bri is a resident of Portland, Oregon, and she can be found, infrequently, on Twitter.

Recent Articles Published by Briana Morgaine


How to Write an Effective Out of Office Message + Examples

A well-written out-of-office reply is vital to keep customers informed. Learn to write an effective out-of-office email with these examples. Read more »


The Best Email Greetings to Use at Work

What’s the best way to open an email to the people you work with? Here are 8 questions to help you identify the best email greeting for work. Read more »


How to Write a Business Proposal — 2022 Guide and Template

A business proposal can make or break your chances of securing a new client. So, how do you write a business proposal? Read on to find out. Read more »


Where to Get Feedback on Your Business Pitch in 2022

You have a pitch. Now you need to get feedback to determine if it will resonate with investors. Here are a few options to test your pitch. Read more »


How to Start a Successful Online Boutique in 2022

Wondering how to start a boutique? Our guide to starting an online boutique will walk you through the process, from planning to branding and more. Read more »


How to Start an Online Business in 5 Steps

Want to start an online business but aren't sure where to start? Read on for our 5 step process to starting a successful online business. Read more »


11 Resources to Grow Your Event Planning Business

If you've just started an event or wedding planning business, it's important to keep up on the industry and plan for growth. From must-read blogs to unscripted podcasts, here are our essential resources to help you take your company to the next level. Read more »


8 Ways to Get More Customers and Grow Your Business

Growing your customer base is essential for business success—but it's also easier said than done. How do you get more customers for your business? Read more »


Starting a Travel Business: How to Become a Travel Agent

If you love travel and enjoy the planning process, you might consider starting a travel business and becoming a travel agent. Read more »


18 Resources to Help Grow Your SaaS Startup

Scaling a SaaS business can be challenging, but finding the information you need to help you learn and grow doesn't have to be. Check out our list of invaluable podcasts, blogs, and resources. Read more »


The Complete Guide to Choosing Your Business Structure

What type of business structure is right for your new business? When it comes to business legal structures, there is no single “best choice"—but this guide will help you choose the right one for you. Read more »


Top Tools and Techniques to Help You Name Your Business

How do you decide on a business name? If you’re starting a business, one of the biggest decisions you’ll make is what to name your new company. These tools and resources will help you name your business—and have fun while you do it. Read more »


20+ Gifts for the Entrepreneur in Your Life

The holidays are almost upon us—do you have all of your gifts ready? We've got 20+ fantastic gifts for entrepreneurs. Find the perfect gift for the entrepreneur on your shopping list, or if you're the entrepreneur, pick up a gift for yourself (we won't judge). Read more »


30+ Best Small Business Ideas for 2023– Use Your Skills to Be Your Own Boss

When choosing a business idea, it’s smart to look at your strengths, skill set, and things you're already passionate about. Here are over 30 great small business ideas, based around evaluating the skills and interests you already have. Read more »


Origin Stories: 11 Moments That Inspired Entrepreneurs to Start Their Own Businesses

Most entrepreneurs don’t begin their journey by falling in love with the problem—they begin by falling in love with the solution. Here are the 11 moments that inspired successful entrepreneurs to start their own businesses. Read more »


Venture Capital Funding and the Sexism You Can’t Quite Prove

Female founders have a hard time securing venture capital. Is the landscape improving—and why is VC funding so hard for women to get in the first place? Read more »


6 Traits to Look for When Choosing a Business Partner

A business partner can take your startup to the next level—but choosing the wrong partner can spell disaster. Here are 6 traits to look for when evaluating a potential partner. Read more »


Optimism in the Face of Uncertainty: A Look at Small Business in 2017

Is now really a good time to start a business? What is the current landscape for small business owners? We turned to Bank of America for their insights. Read more »


13 Ways to Ensure You Always Hire the Right Person

Ready to hire an employee for your business? Hiring the wrong person can be a costly, inconvenient mistake—so here's how to find the perfect fit. Read more »


10 Things Entrepreneurs Wish They Had Done Before Starting a Business

What do successful business owners wish they'd done before starting down the path to entrepreneurship? Before you take the plunge and start your own business, consider doing these 10 things. Read more »