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How the pros run their business on the road

by Mariellen Ward  |  July 17/2014  |  ,
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How the pros run their business on the road Running your business while you travel isn’t easy, but it’s easier than it’s ever been. If you want to know the latest and best tips, tricks and apps to …



10 Easy to Use Logo Creator Tools for Non-Designers

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logo creator Regardless of how small or new your business is, creating a logo is essential to making you look professional—a key ingredient to earning business. You’ll need one for your website header, online profiles, business cards, stationary, and any other marketing presence or collateral you …



How to plan and save for your dream trip

by Mariellen Ward  |  July 10/2014  |  ,
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How to plan and save for your dream vacation If you’re like me, you think about travel more often than you might care to admit. You may even have a travel wish list, with some improbably far-flung places …



Does my website really need a Terms and Conditions page?

by Nellie Akalp  |  July 8/2014  |  ,
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Does my website really need a terms and conditions You are in process of building a beautiful website for your business, when the developer asks for your Terms and Conditions. You’ve spent weeks perfecting the landing page messaging, …



3 steps to outsmart scope creep

by Ritika Puri  |  July 3/2014  |  ,
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3 steps to outsmart scope creep When I first started out as a solopreneur, I’d do anything and everything that my clients requested—even if it meant putting in extra time at no additional cost. I was fine with it, until I …



How I landed my first big client

by Andy Haynes  |  July 1/2014  |  , ,
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How I landed my first big client When I first started in the consulting business in my twenties, I couldn’t gain large corporations as clients. I thought the problem was my age, but I would eventually discover that it was …



10 ways I make sure I hit my deadlines

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Project management skills can make the difference between business success and failure. In this first post for a series on project management, freelance writer Luigi Benetton shares what he’s learned to keep his projects on track. Back in school, I kept one calendar for academic life and another one for other stuff, like my part-time …



6 steps to marketing your local business online

by Kristi Hines  |  June 24/2014  | 
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6 steps to market your local business online If you run a local business, you may be missing a gold mine of effective online marketing opportunities. Social media is known for connecting people around the globe and successfully promoting …



How to lower your self-employment taxes next year

by Nellie Akalp  |  June 19/2014  |  , ,
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How to lower your self-employment taxes next year If you’re one of the 20+ million Americans making a living as a sole proprietor, tax time can make you wonder where all of your hard-earned money went. Whether you have …



When to incorporate your business in the UK

by FreshBooks Accountant  |  June 17/2014  |  ,
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When to incorporate in the UK Over the years, I’ve helped numerous clients save money on taxes, increase profits and build their credibility by guiding them through the process of choosing the right business structure for the stage they’re in. The …




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