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The right time for a new idea

The right time for a new idea

03/03/17 11:43AM

If you have a new concept for expanding your business, how do you decide what to launch and what to keep on the back burner? Let’s ask the expert. Thomas Koulopoulos is the founder and CEO of Delphi Group. watch

Top tip: Hire a versatile staff

Top tip: Hire a versatile staff

03/03/17 11:43AM

Lauren Maillian, the founder and CEO of the LMB Group, says you must hire a well-rounded staff that challenges and complements the abilities of all of the players on your team. watch

From nobody to somebody: Build brand...

From nobody to somebody: Build brand authority

03/03/17 11:43AM

You can grow your customer base and increase your brand awareness by becoming an expert in your field. So, how do you go from being a nobody to a somebody? Here are five ways to build your brand authority when you’re getting started from Foundr magazine. watch

Elevator pitch: Pedestal Footwear

Elevator pitch: Pedestal Footwear

03/03/17 11:43AM

A key component to any workout is good training apparel. What you wear on your feet is crucial to avoiding any injuries. Our elevator pitchers think they have a solution. Let’s find out if our panelists think Pedestal Footwear is pitch perfect. watch

4 ways to successfully franchise your...

4 ways to successfully franchise your business

03/03/17 11:43AM

If you’re thinking about franchising, you need to think about what it really involves. Not only are going to have to get new customers, you need to recruit franchisees as well. Tariq Farid, the founder and CEO of Edible Arrangements, tells us what it’s like to make the transition to the franchise model. watch

How do small businesses survive being paid...

How do small businesses survive being paid later?

03/03/17 11:43AM

Many of the largest corporations are changing the rules about how fast they pay their bills. If you’re a small business with big clients, you’ll have no choice but to wait to get paid. We meet two business owners who have had it with these strong-arm tactics and they tell us how they’ve dealt with this problem. watch

5 Ways To Attract Millennial Customers

5 Ways To Attract Millennial Customers

02/24/17 09:44AM

Millennials grew up in an electronics-filled and increased online social-network world. So how can you take advantage of that? Millennial Marketing Strategist, Chelsea Krost explains the key factors needed to sell to this coveted generation of customers. watch

Kickstarter is disrupting the way funders...

Kickstarter is disrupting the way funders connect with...

02/24/17 09:44AM

Kickstarter is a company that’s taken off since its start in 2009. It’s raised nearly $3 billion in pledges for products and creative projects. Kickstarter Co-founder & CEO Yancey Strickler tell us how they became the pre-eminent crowdfunding platform. watch

When Should You Buy Commercial Space For...

When Should You Buy Commercial Space For Your Business?

02/24/17 09:44AM

Timing is everything, so when should you plan to either lease or own commercial space for your company? Our business experts Colleen Debaise, contributor to The Story Exchange, and Patrick McGinnis, Founder of Dirigo Advisors, give us some advice. watch

Top Tip: Never Let a Customer Down

Top Tip: Never Let a Customer Down

02/24/17 09:44AM

Melinda Emerson “SmallBizLady”, the Founder and President of Quintessence Group and Host of SmallBizChat, says if you go the extra mile for your customers then they will in turn go the extra mile for you. watch

How to Globalize a Growing Business

How to Globalize a Growing Business

02/24/17 09:43AM

What are some key factors you should keep in mind as you choose the right countries to expand in and globalize your business? Let’s ask the expert. Gene Marks is President of The Marks Group, PC and a Columnist with The Washington Post. watch

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