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You’re the Boss Blog: Today in Small Business: ‘The Yelp of Business Software’

New York Times - Small Business - November 3, 2014 - 11:52am
The rush is on for a new breed of marijuana capitalist in New York. How even a profitable company can run out of cash. Binding referendums in several red states Tuesday would raise the state minimum wage above the $7.25 an hour mandated by the federal government.






The Keys to Advertising on Social Media

Inc.com - November 3, 2014 - 11:47am
Not advertising on social media might amount to shooting yourself in the foot, contends Randy Parker, founder and CEO of PagePart.com. "Social media advertising is not only viable, it's practically mandatory and quite powerful." Here's how to make it work (and pay off).

A Step-by-Step Guide to Entrepreneurship

Inc.com - November 3, 2014 - 9:15am
Looking for the first 10 steps of being an entrepreneur? Look no further--because there are none.

Have You Tried Every Job in Your Company?

Inc.com - November 3, 2014 - 9:15am
Natalie Young says know how to do everything in your business before making that first hire.If you dont know what the hell youre doing then how are you going to manage it?"

Get Comfortable With Uncertainty

Inc.com - November 3, 2014 - 9:15am
Rehan Choudhry asks a more experienced entrepreneur, "When does this feeling of uncertainty go away?" The answer may surprise you.

You’re the Boss Blog: Following Up on the Job Candidate Who Was ‘Checking Out the Waitress’

New York Times - Small Business - November 3, 2014 - 7:00am
Almost every commenter who responded to the post advised that the candidate should not be hired.






Lead Magnets for Lead Generation

Inc.com - November 3, 2014 - 3:57am
Target, and generate, the results you want.

You’re the Boss Blog: Today in Small Business: The Halloween Industrial Complex

New York Times - Small Business - October 31, 2014 - 3:56pm
Why Tim Cook’s coming out is so meaningful. What a Republican-controlled Senate might mean for small businesses. How to raise money for a prototype.






You’re the Boss Blog: Small Businesses Assess Their Apple Pay Options

New York Times - Small Business - October 31, 2014 - 12:44pm
So far, a payment-processing executive said, businesses fall into one of three buckets: “those who actively want to use it, those who are exploring it and those that want to wait and see.”






You Don't Like One of Your Employees. Now What?

Inc.com - October 31, 2014 - 10:35am
Marcus Lemonis explains that employees fail because "we screw it up, not because they do."

You’re the Boss Blog: Today in Small Business: Jimmy Kimmel Pitches ‘Shark Tank’

New York Times - Small Business - October 30, 2014 - 4:21pm
Tim Cook says being gay has helped him as chief executive of Apple. Five ways to navigate the sale of your company. And the places where minimum-wage referendums are on the ballot.






You’re the Boss Blog: The Dangers of Relying Too Much on Data

New York Times - Small Business - October 30, 2014 - 7:00am
It’s easy to just “let the data decide,” but doing so can be a rookie mistake.






You’re the Boss Blog: Today in Small Business: Daring to Close on Thanksgiving

New York Times - Small Business - October 29, 2014 - 1:07pm
Apple Pay runs into competition. Does anyone really want a “smart” washing machine?






Small-Business Guide: The Long Odds of Reforming an Employee Who Is a ‘Destructive Hero’

New York Times - Small Business - October 29, 2014 - 1:03pm
A business will want the revenue they haul in, their crackling insights and bursting energy. But the hit to company morale just isn’t worth it, managers say.






You’re the Boss Blog: Can ‘Destructive Heroes’ Be Saved?

New York Times - Small Business - October 29, 2014 - 12:14pm
Or is the smarter strategy to cut your losses as soon as possible?






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