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The Art of Overcoming Imposter Syndrome

Ever have that nagging feeling that everyone’s going to wake up one day and realize you’re a phony? Or that […]

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Not Too Sweet: Rethinking Your Dessert Menu

The New York-style cheesecakes and banana splits of the traditional dessert menu have had their day. The coveted after-dinner treat […]

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Best Practices for Conducting Customer Interviews

When running a small business — or any business, for that matter — your success depends on how well you […]

How to Organize a Community Trick-or-Treat Event with Other Small Businesses

If you’re lucky enough to own a small business in a walkable, pedestrian-occupied part of town, getting involved in community […]

Growing Your Small Business by Focusing on Convenience

“In today’s hyperconnected world, convenience is the ultimate currency.” That’s according to a recent Nielsen report titled “The Quest for […]

7 Ways Your Body Language is Killing Sales

Have you ever been working with a seemingly receptive customer who walked away from a sale and wondered what went […]

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5 Reasons to Never Use a Jailbroken Device for Mobile POS

If you have ever been frustrated by the restrictions placed on your Apple iOS device, you may have considered “jailbreaking” […]

How Google is Bringing Machine Learning to Small Business Advertising

Every business owner wants to make wise decisions about how they spend their marketing dollars. But figuring out which advertising […]

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