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How lean is your machine: 9 cost-cutting tips for small businesses

Cost-cutting tips to help keep your business humming

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Small business grants: 21 options to apply for free funds for your business

No matter what kind of small business you own, there are grants available to help your business grow. Read on for details on 21 grant options and…

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How to spot business opportunities in a down economy

Where can you find gaps in the market that consumers will respond to even when the economy is volatile?

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45 green business ideas for aspiring entrepreneurs

A green business' commitment to sustainability creates a positive impact in your community while targeting a valuable market gap that allows you to…

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7 essential resources for women small business owners

Women own more than 9.1 million American businesses but, in many ways, business can still feel like a man's world.

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The Airbnb of car renting: How to legally rent your car to a stranger—or from one

Does it make financial sense to use your car to generate income? Or do the risks outweigh the benefits? Weighing the pros and cons can help you…

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Complete guide to crowdfunding for business

If you have an entrepreneurial dream, crowdfunding may help you make it come true. Learn what's involved and how to succeed in our handy guide.

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13 small business legal requirements and tips for launch

There are many small business legal requirements to keep track of when you start a business. Save yourself the extra stress and use this checklist to…

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31 blockchain business ideas to capitalize on

Blockchain technology is revolutionizing business operations, but which blockchain business ideas are practical in the real world? This guide…

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19 best books for starting a business

Starting a business is exhilarating, but it's also full of challenges. Books recommended by top business schools and thought leaders can help, so we'…

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