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Using Crowdfunding To Raise Money For Disaster Relief

The recent tornado that affected Oklahoma City and the surrounding neighborhoods has led to an outpouring of support for the community, especially financial donations. In addition to donations making their way to charities such as the American Red Cross and the United Way, crowd-funding campaigns have sprung up on sites like Fundly, IndieGoGo, and GoFundMe. […]

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Online Ad Fraud Costs Everyone

Adweek’s Mike Shield’s has dropped another of his must-read stories on fraud in the online ad business. Today he alleges that there are up to 500 big “ghost sites” that offer ad inventory to …

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Innovation Lessons From Entrepreneurs

The Wall Street Journal’s recent honoring of small businesses and entrepreneurs brought up some ideas that any start-up or small business owner can implement. You don’t need to be an honoree in order to adopt these entrepreneur tips and innovation techniques used by the winners’ companies, especially in the economic downturn. Many of the entrepreneurship […]

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Healthcare Reform Confusing For Small Businesses

It turns out that when it comes to the Affordable Care Act (or, as it’s also referred to, Obamacare), small businesses are having a tough time figure out what they need to do. According to a survey conducted by the eHealth Insurance exchange, more than half of small business owners don’t understand what the “employee […]

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What You Need To Know About Your Company Credit Card

If you’re in business, especially working in sales, you’re probably very familiar with a company credit card and expense account. It can be easy, even tempting, to use the card for any business expense. It’s best to remember that, in addition to your employer reviewing those purchases, other people might be taking a look as […]