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How Your Business Can Incorporate Random Acts of Kindness ...

Although the last couple of years have disrupted the lives of so many around the world, times of crisis tend to bring ...
Nov 22, 2021 6 min read
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Plumbing Marketing: 11 Effective Tips to Become the Go-to ...

If you started your business, have the right plumbing tools, and have had a few gigs but haven’t grown your customer ...
Nov 12, 2021 5 min read
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The Definitive Guide to Small Business Grants for Women

According to the United States Census Bureau, Women-owned businesses made up only 19% of all businesses in 2020.  
Oct 15, 2021 6 min read
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5 Ways Small Businesses Can Drive Growth and Increase ...

In 2020, I watched my daughter’s favorite frozen yogurt shop, my wife’s favorite salon and my favorite restaurant ...
Oct 14, 2021 5 min read
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10 Steps to Writing the Perfect Price Increase Letter

Price increases are a normal part of growing your business—but it may be uncomfortable when you have loyal customers. ...
Oct 12, 2021 5 min read
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10 Tips to Improve Your Business Facebook Page

With over 2 billion monthly active users (and counting), Facebook can be prime real estate for your business and a ...
Oct 07, 2021 5 min read
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HVAC Marketing: 11 Effective Ways to Promote Your Business

If you’re the owner of an HVAC company, you know there’s plenty of competition out there. IBIS World, a firm that ...
Sep 24, 2021 5 min read
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9 Small Businesses that Embody Ethical Business Values

National Small Business Week is a time to celebrate the significant impact small businesses have in our local ...
Sep 15, 2021 10 min read
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Your Guide to National Small Business Week

Since 1963, National Small Business Week has been observed each year to highlight the importance of small businesses. 
Sep 08, 2021 4 min read