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Is Your Restaurant Social Media Marketing Ready? When done correctly, the power of social media marketing can help take your restaurant business to the next level and expand your customer base. By understanding critical areas of […]

The backbone of any great business is its employees. Employees that are motivated are often more productive, happier, and can be one of your business’s greatest assets, while unmotivated employees can sometimes work against your […]
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Tips for Making Smart Inventory & Equipment Purchases: An Interview with RT Custer, Co-Founder of Vortic Watch Company Let me introduce you to the owner and co-founder of Vortic Watch Company, RT Custer. Vortic Watch Company […]

Hiring an employee is exciting. But it’s also one of the biggest risks a small business owner will take as they grow their business. You must put your faith in someone who has no emotional ties to […]
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Putting Your Best Foot Forward: Finding (or Rather, Becoming) Your Profit Expert As a business owner, I didn’t know what I didn’t know. I knew my business, I knew how to get things done, and […]
Levi King OnDeck Interview

To continue April’s thread of topics around improving financial literacy, I had the pleasure of speaking with Levi King, Co-founder & CEO of Nav, (a site that helps business owners manage their business credit and […]
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As a small business owner, you probably find yourself working upwards of 60 hours a week. Maintaining a healthy work-life balance might seem impossible. But there are many tools to help lighten your workload and […]
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Stagnation comes in two forms; business and personal. For most people these two considerations are completely separate, but for a business owner these two issues often go hand-in-hand. The challenge is how can you avoid […]
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As a small business owner, you can’t afford not to invest in some form of marketing. But considering there are nearly as many ways to promote yourself as there are people, how do you know […]