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5 spending hacks to save you money

5 spending hacks to save you money

04/07/17 03:18PM

When you’re running a small business on a tight budget, every extra expense from hiring additional staff to shipping products can weigh heavily on your cash flow. Financial expert Nicole Lapin has these 5 spending hacks to make your business more profitable. watch

5 ways to become a business influencer

5 ways to become a business influencer

04/07/17 03:18PM

You don’t have to be rich and famous to be an influencer. A little hard work, strategy and authenticity will help you become a leader. Here are 5 ways to be an authority in your industry from YFS Magazine. watch

How do you reach the best sales contacts?

How do you reach the best sales contacts?

04/07/17 03:18PM

If you don’t want to cold call someone, how do you find the right person to pitch yourself to as a potential sales partner? Let’s ask the expert. Steve Strauss is the senior small business columnist at USA Today. watch

This tight knit business won’t sell its...

This tight knit business won’t sell its yarn online

04/07/17 08:53AM

Many entrepreneurs are embracing the internet to boost sales, but not everyone is doing it. The owner of a yarn store in Alexandria, VA refuses to set up shop online because it’s not how she wants to run her business. She prefers to interact with her customers on the phone, by email or face to face any day of the week instead of managing her... watch

President Trump meets women small business...

President Trump meets women small business owners

03/31/17 09:37AM

President Donald Trump says that supporting small businesses owned by women is a priority in his administration. In a meeting with female entrepreneurs from around the country, he pledged to help them overcome barriers. Shirley Perry, the owner of HydroTech, and Jessica Johnson-Cope, the owner of Johnson Security Bureau, tell us what was discussed. watch

Launching the company Little Passports...

Launching the company Little Passports with very little cash

03/31/17 09:37AM

Securing venture capital seemed like the only way to go for the founders of a monthly subscription company for kids called Little Passports. These best friends thought their idea had legs. They would send a suitcase, passport, stickers and world maps to inspire kids to learn more about the world around them. But the duo, formerly of Ebay, found... watch

Elevator pitch: Hang-O-Matic

Elevator pitch: Hang-O-Matic

03/31/17 09:37AM

Hang-O-Matic is an all-in-one tool for hanging pictures. It measures, acts as a level and marks the wall to make hanging things like your family photos easier. Let’s find out if our panelists are ready to take this tool home. watch

5 podcasts that will inspire all...

5 podcasts that will inspire all entrepreneurs

03/31/17 09:37AM

Listen up! More and more people are listening to podcasts for great ideas about how to grow their companies. After all, a little advice never hurt any of us. If you’re looking for ways to grow your business, we have a some suggestions. Here are five podcasts that will help spark ideas and turn plans into action courtesy of Inc.com. watch

Top tip: Dump the distractions

Top tip: Dump the distractions

03/24/17 09:36AM

Marketing expert Jeffrey Hayzlett, the head of The Hayzlett Group, tells us why you have to show some restraint and not get bogged down by all of the distractions at your company. watch

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JJ Ramberg is the host of MSNBC’s Your Business, the only television show dedicated to issues affecting small business owners. Now in its seventh season, the program has profiled hundreds of small business owners and offered advice from countless business experts and investors. Ramberg is a regular contributor to The TODAY Show about small business and financial issues. She's also co-author of the book "It's Your Business," which offers tips and advice based on stories from the show.

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