Posts Tagged ‘small biz’

Make Your Small Business Smarter with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Amanda Bowman | September 11th, 2017

Mention artificial intelligence (AI) to someone, and they’ll probably think of things like sentient robots or murderous computers. (“I’m afraid I can’t do that, Dave.”) You have to look no further than the phone in your pocket or the credit card in your wallet to know the truth: AI is no longer just a science […]

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Grow Your Business With This Excellent Advice from 7 Exceptional Small Business Coaches

Katie Lundin | September 7th, 2017

No matter how successful you are or how good you are at what you do, there’s always room for improvement. Sometimes an outside perspective is exactly what you need. Businesses coaches offer precious experience and tested strategies to help take your skills – and your business – to the next level. There are a number […]

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Twitter Link Roundup #300 – Terrific Reads for Small Business, Entrepreneurs, Marketers, and Designers!

Ross Kimbarovsky | July 7th, 2017

Elon Musk may be the greatest entrepreneur of our generation. Sure, there are other phenomenal entrepreneurs, including Jeff Bezos of Amazon and Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook, among others. But Musk has faced enormous challenges and risks in trying to move humanity forward in a number of important areas, including space exploration, green energy, artificial intelligence, […]

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Twitter Link Roundup #299 – Terrific Reads for Small Business, Entrepreneurs, Marketers, and Designers!

Amanda Bowman | June 30th, 2017

As citizens of the planet, I think it’s our job to be kind to each other as often as possible. I came across this story on tiny kindnesses, and I think it’s a great reminder that being kind doesn’t have to be a huge gesture. Kindness is not always a difficult or profound choice: Often, […]

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Twitter Link Roundup #298 – Terrific Reads for Small Business, Entrepreneurs, Marketers, and Designers!

Amanda Bowman | June 23rd, 2017

Getting ready to head on a summer trip? Paulo Coelho has 9 great tips to make yours a meaningful one. It’s easy to get lost, so to speak, in a long list of must-sees and to-dos when you take a vacation. Try taking some of Mr. Coelho’s suggestions so you can make your experience an […]

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Twitter Link Roundup #297 – Terrific Reads For Small Business, Entrepreneurs, Marketers and Designers!

Amanda Bowman | June 16th, 2017

As graduation season comes to a close, I like to reflect on Michael Lewis’ Princeton Baccalaureate speech from 2012. I know that I have been handed plenty of cookies, and sharing them has never been more important as we become increasingly connected to one another. Now, we hope you enjoy another great set of links […]

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5 Key Traits That Make Women Successful Entrepreneurs

Arielle Kimbarovsky | June 14th, 2017

Despite talk of a level playing field for women and men, the facts suggest that we still have a long way to go. Women comprise only a small percentage of executives at Fortune 500 companies, are less likely to start a venture capital funded company, and continue to trail men when it comes to compensation […]

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Why Good Design is More Important Than Ever for Your Business

Amanda Bowman | June 5th, 2017

As we enter into a new golden age of design, good design has never been more important to the success of a business. Consumer awareness of good design is at an all-time high, thanks to companies like Apple, Target, and Starbucks, who make design a top priority. The most successful companies know there are compelling […]

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Use Science To Avoid Bad Business Decisions

Ross Kimbarovsky | May 16th, 2017

If you’ve recently made a bad decision (or a baker’s dozen of them), you are not alone. Not a single person is immune from making bad decisions. Humans make mistakes. Let’s face it, even though we often deny it, we have inherently imperfect judgment. Anxiety, stress and fear can easily distort our choices. In fact, […]

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