March, 2014 Archive

Be Great by Learning “What Great Brands Do”

Another Group of Small Business Events and Awards to take a look at

We’re back with another weekly list of small business events, conferences, webinars, contests, competitions and awards. These are fine events and opportunities designed specifically for small business teams and entrepreneurs. What are you looking forward to? Enroll in one today! To see a whole list or to submit your personal event, contest or award listing, […]

New In Our Community: Many Marketers May Lack Key Online Skills

Join us for one more edition of the community news and knowledge roundup. It’s our survey of a few of the pinnacle small business blogs and online communities on the internet. Enjoy and let us know what you thought within the comments below. Many Marketers Lack Basic Online Skills   (Datalicious) Surprisingly, this survey by […]

12 Entrepreneurs Who’re Flourishing on Amazon

Amazon is becoming an increasingly popular place for entrepreneurs to achieve consumers. Before everything, it was mainly authors who found success selling their work, but now there are varying forms of small businesses finding success at the site. Amazon is now giving entrepreneurs the chance to share their success stories . Below are 12 kinds […]

“Roadside MBA” Packs Powerful Lessons for Small Business

Tell Your Brands Story Online: Brooklyn Textile Company Succeeds In Story Telling, Not Selling

(Join the 3rd Wix Small Business Breakfast  (April 2nd, 2014) as we eat and find out how small businesses can get more customers and develop deeper relationships through social media, blogs, internet sites and more!) Below is the video of last months 2nd)  Wix Small Business Breakfast, sponsored by Infusionsoft. Paper No. 9 ‘s, […]

Video: Plan for fulfillment; Concentrate on Culture: @Concur Exec Advises Small Businesses

Elena Donio, head of Concur small business division speaks with Ramon Ray about Concur and Tripit (travel expense and travel management) and what it takes to have a successful business. Two things that each successful business owner must incorporate are: plan for achievement and concentrate on corporate culture. Check out the video here […]

Our Top Story This Week: a brand new SBA Administrator is Approved

It’s time again for the Small Business Trends news roundup. Our editorial team keeps you modern with the inside track and data most important for running your corporation. SBA U.S. Senate appoints new SBA administrator . Appointed by the President in January, Maria Contreras-Sweet has finally been approved by the Senate. She brings along with […]

Research: Malicious Apps Can Crash Android Phones, Cause Data Loss

What if someone deleted all of the data in your smartphone? If you’ve an Android phone, that could be more of a reality than simply a rhetorical question. In fact, recent research suggests there’s some serious vulnerabilities within the Android operating system. Tests of those vulnerabilities revealed phones with Android operating systems may be put […]

Freaky Accidents

When it involves accidents, American workers have a feeling of invincibility. But accidents happen regularly, and nobody can predict when or whom they’ll strike. Whether it’s the NASCAR driver who broke his foot playing Frisbee or the pitcher who missed a game because he strained his wrist playing Guitar Hero, accidents might be just as […]