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When a small bakery near London decided to try building their business with a 75% off deal on Groupon, it found out the hard way that too much of a good thing can be disastrous. Deal sites are a big deal these days, but you need to know how they work and what level of “success” your business can handle before you jump in. more...

- - Promoting Your Business

 When is doing what you love just a hobby...and when should you take the leap to start your own endeavor? If you’re toying with the idea of quitting your regular gig, here are a few things to consider to ensure your passion has everything it needs to thrive.

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- - Starting Your Business

Qualified consultants can earn handsome fees in exchange for information, analysis and recommendations. Some consultants do manage to work from home in their PJs, but it’s not all bunny slippers and billable hours. Being a successful consultant takes discipline, professionalism, a professional network and, most of all, expertise in a valued (and underpopulated) field. more...

- - Starting Your Business

A little candy company has bucked the odds for decades crafting a niche in the ultra competitive world of confectioners. With world-famous brands like Tootsie Roll and Tootsie Pop, their success might not come as a surprise, but the secrecy behind it is. This is one unique way to run a company.

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- - Success Stories

There seem to be as many kinds of business success stories as there are businesses. But is success attainable when a business partnership is founded within a more personal relationship? Marriage is tricky enough without adding the stress of running a business into the mix. Here’s a look at how it can be accomplished.

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- - Running Your Business

Thanks to a confluence of events, 2013 is shaping up to be one of the best instances to start a new business in a very long time. If you have ever considered taking that next step, your time may have finally arrived. Take a look at these 10 factors that might make all the difference. more...

- - Starting Your Business

Imagine ordering a latte at a local cafe and paying for it without ever opening your wallet. It’s not the future—the technology is already here. Food trucks, taxi drivers and farmers markets are all using this technology to accept payments, and here’s what you need to know if you’re considering it, too. more...

- - Running Your Business

Word of mouth has always been a double-edged sword. It can be the lifeblood of any business or the downfall. In today’s tech-savvy world filled with instant feedback on social media, staying in front of negative word of mouth is paramount in ensuring your business’s success. more...

- - Running Your Business

Google is taking drastic measures in the fight against online copyright infringement. By creating a system that incorporates copyright removal notices for websites into its secret search algorithm, offending parties could see their Google search listings drop significantly. Here’s what you need to know about the impending changes. more...

- - Copyrights

To grow your business you need to keep an eye on your bottom line. But to protect your business, you need to know some of the most important types of agreements. Here’s a helpful list to keep you ahead of the competition. more...

- - Running Your Business