Collegiate flag football just isn’t what it used to be. If you’re picturing 14 kids on a makeshift field, you haven’t been on campus recently. Across the country, intramural and club sports – which include everything from softball and soccer to co-rec Quiddich (the wizarding contact sport) and Pool Battleship [...]
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Guest post by Peggy Sanders Let’s compare two small towns and how their retail outlets do business. Town A has a population of 3,700 and is on a steady decline shown by a loss of 15% since 2000, and Town B has 990 residents with a 27% increase during the past 16 years. Towns A […]
A new study makes several scary predictions including that cybercrime - which now impacts small business more than ever before - will double within just five years.
At best, we confuse "disruptive" for "small". At worst, we forget about a huge part of the market that can impact real change.
Being a freelancer is not an easy job — it’s a hardcore career when it comes to the many tasks.... The post 10 Popular Invoicing Templates For Freelancers And Small Businesses appeared first on Lifehack.
If you are a small business owner like me, increasing cash flow is practically the center of our professional lives. Although it is crucial for any business, it is especially important for small business owners because we are in business for, and depend on ourselves, as well as our loyal customers. Show More Summary
As a female entrepreneur I know how important the art of networking is to small business success. However, I also think some women in business way overthink networking to the point of paralysis by analysis. I mean, I still have friends I've had since grade school. Show More Summary
One of the golden rules of successful marketing, is to identify exactly who your customer or client is, then focus exclusively on them. This is the opposite of what we see most small business owners doing. They try and be a little relevant to everyone and succeed in being directly relevant to no one. Show More Summary
In the small town of Winters, California there is a parking meter. It is the only parking meter in the entire town and it is surrounded by 100 free spaces. The Business District in Winters is only about four blocks long. This is a quiet...Show More Summary
Small business owners are largely optimistic, even in the face of challenges. Mobile adoption seems to be one big hurdle ahead though.
Taking vacation time is important if you want to stay sharp and focused. This is especially true for the small business owner, who may have many roles to play in their business. Unfortunately, in today’s connected world email can make it seem like you’re always working, even when you’re trying to take a break. Show More Summary
The long-awaited regulations for commercial drones go into effect Monday, and it means clearer skies for businesses looking to fly. The Federal Aviation Administration's operational rules for small, commercial drones will put national licensing requirements in place and clarify the rules for flying. Show More Summary
A few months ago Symantec released its 2016 Internet Security Threat Report, and the results were quite an eye opener for small business owners. Analyzing data over the years, they found a steady increase in security threats targeting businesses with less than 250 employees. Show More Summary
Sponsored Post While managing a small business, employee happiness shouldn’t be ignored. Here's what can you do to make employees happy.
Running a business using a smartphone can be convenient but it also creates its own set of challenges.
The SBS model combines aspects of incubators, merchants associations, and meetups, and community colleges. When working properly, SBS makes the government of New York City into a force for economic good. Here’s a survey of how this agency works.
Social media can be a major time consumer. If you’re a solopreneur, running a small business, or have a side hustle,... The post Social Media Hacks: Tricks to Gain Strong Presence appeared first on Lifehack.
Notonthehighstreet.com, a U.K.-based online shopping marketplace featuring unique and one-off products from individuals and small businesses, has closed a £21 million ($27.5 million) Series E round led Germany-based media company Hubert Burda Media. Show More Summary