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Hope in Business

Take Action on Scary, Month-End Sales Numbers

Are Your Sales Numbers Frightening? It’s Halloween so things are pretty scary out there. But if you are looking at low sales numbers as the end of the month grows near, that can be darn right terrifying! If this sounds familiar, I’ve got a few helpful tips for you. First of all, are you giving [...]

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Hope in Business

Avoid This 4-Letter Word in Business

 If you use this word as a crutch, your PR, SEO content strategy and marketing efforts can suffer! There are a host of frightful decorations and haunted houses popping up, and the busy, holiday season is already here. Yikes! This is scary stuff. But there is no reason to fear… unless… you use this four-letter [...]

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Does scalability really matter to a small business entrepreneur?

The use of the term scalability in business discussions has always amused me. In meetings with investors, I would watch the excitement escalate to an almost euphoric level. A common occurrence when investors and entrepreneurs meet to discuss business ideals. Just as the participants were ready to pop open the champagne bottle someone would exclaim, [...]

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Couponing

Reality TV Entrepreneur Starts Quick Couponing

How a Mother of Four Turned her Quest for Saving into a New Business If you are a struggling entrepreneur who is trying to take care of your family, save money and be a rock star business owner, you’ll love this story. Meet Pamela Davis. When her grocery bills skyrocketed, she decided to do something [...]

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