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Female entrepreneur working on her financial statements, worried about funding

How Payday Loans Can Harm Your Business and Ways To Avoid Them

By Lyle Solomon

Payday loans may seem like a simple and easy solution to fund your business. Learn how payday loans work and why it may be best to avoid them. Read more »

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Learn how to write a business plan, with our expert-driven step-by-step guide for 2022. Start writing your business plan today.

How to write a business plan in 7 steps

By Noah Parsons

Learn how to write a business plan, with our expert-driven step-by-step guide for 2022. Start writing your business plan today. Read more »

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Not sure where to start with your business plan? Start with the following 7 sections in this industry-standard business plan outline.

How to Write a Business Plan Outline [2022 Guide & Format]

By Tim Berry

Not sure where to start with your business plan? Start with the following 7 sections in this industry-standard business plan outline. Read more »

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How We Launched a New Saas Brand and Won at SEO

By Daniel Ndukwu

In this guide, learn how we leveraged SEO to grow our SAAS business and how you can use the same tactics to take on massive competitors. Read more »

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Learn why it may be time for you to invest in accounting software for your small business including 5 reasons why it can help you grow.

Do You Need Small Business Accounting Software in 2022?

By David Glantz

Learn why it may be time for you to invest in accounting software for your small business including 5 reasons why it can help you grow. Read more »

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Learn what it takes to establish and leverage an effective SEO strategy that can help improve the presence of your small business website.

How to Create an Effective SEO Strategy for Your Business in 2022

By Sahil Kakkar

Learn what it takes to establish and leverage an effective SEO strategy that can help improve the presence of your small business website. Read more »

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Have you just received or in the process of gaining funding for your business? Learn how to prepare to hire employees after gaining funds.

How to Develop and Speed Up Your Hiring Strategy After a Round of Funding

By Chaitanya Patel

Have you just received or in the process of gaining funding for your business? Learn how to prepare to hire employees after gaining funds. Read more »

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Learn how the OKR framework can help you establish a clear path for your business goals and what it takes to implement them effectively.

What are OKRs? Objectives and Key Results Explained

By JT Ripton

Learn how the OKR framework can help you establish a clear path for your business goals and what it takes to implement them effectively. Read more »

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Considering offering health insurance for the first time? Don’t forget these important factors when consulting your healthcare options.

Important Factors to Consider When Offering Health Insurance to Employees

By Callie McGill

Considering offering health insurance for the first time? Don’t forget these important factors when consulting your healthcare options. Read more »

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What Business Insurance Do I Need for My Startup in 2022?

By Nahla Davies

Learn what types of insurance you may need as a small business owner as well as what to look for when choosing an insurance provider. Read more »

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Learn how to leverage rules of thumb valuation techniques to better understand the potential value of your business.

Rules of Thumb Business Valuation Methods Explained

By Colin McCrea

Learn how to leverage rules of thumb valuation techniques to better understand the potential value of your business. Read more »

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Pitching investors over Zoom or other video platforms can be much more difficult than meeting in person. Here are 9 tips to get funded over Zoom.

Pitching Investors Over Zoom: 9 Practical Tips for Startup Founders

By Nate Matherson

Pitching investors over Zoom or other video platforms can be much more difficult than meeting in person. Here are 9 tips to get funded over Zoom. Read more »

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Learn why you need to protect your startup ideas with a patent strategy and how to leverage 5 key patent strategies used by larger businesses.

Critical Patent Strategies Startups Can Use From Large Companies

By Thomas Franklin

Learn why you need to protect your startup ideas with a patent strategy and how to leverage 5 key patent strategies used by larger businesses. Read more »

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If you're running the marketing initiatives for your small business here are five common mistakes you need to avoid.

5 Common Small Business Marketing Mistakes to Avoid

By Jesse Relkin

If you're running the marketing initiatives for your small business here are five common mistakes you need to avoid. Read more »

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Learn why starting a nonprofit is a good move as a current business owner, and how you can start a nonprofit successfully in 7 steps.

Why You Should Start a Nonprofit as a Business Owner — and What it Takes to Make it a Success

By Chad Reid

Learn why starting a nonprofit is a good move as a current business owner, and how you can start a nonprofit successfully in 7 steps. Read more »

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Is your business communicating with email the right way? Here's how to ensure all email is the best reflection of your brand with a voice and tone guide.

How to Create an Effective Email Voice and Tone Guide

By Diane Gilleland

Is your business communicating with email the right way? Here's how to ensure all email is the best reflection of your brand with a voice and tone guide. Read more »

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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.

How to Write an Effective Out of Office Message + Examples

By Briana Morgaine

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 »

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Learn why professional growth matters for entrepreneurs and small business owners, and see how to leverage these 10 opportunities to grow.

The Top Opportunities Entrepreneurs Should Examine for Professional Growth

By Eleanor Hecks

Learn why professional growth matters for entrepreneurs and small business owners, and see how to leverage these 10 opportunities to grow. Read more »

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How to End Business Emails Professionally With Examples

By Anthony St. Clair

How should you be ending your business emails? Do your sign-offs and closing statements matter? Here's why they do and how to write them. Read more »

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Learn how to decide which eCommerce fulfillment method is right for your business and how it can elevate your customer service efforts.

How to Leverage eCommerce Fulfillment as a Customer Service Tool

By Hazel Raoult

Learn how to decide which eCommerce fulfillment method is right for your business and how it can elevate your customer service efforts. Read more »