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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...

How Little Passports launched without raising capital

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

5 podcasts that will inspire all...

Find inspiration for business growth with these 5 podcasts

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

Branding advice for a struggling business...

Business Transformation: How to successfully rebrand

03/24/17 09:36AM

The owner of Ellis Island Tropical Tea told us about some of the challenges she’s facing with issues like price and distribution. Jeffrey Hayzlett, the head of The Hayzlett Group, and Peter Shankman, the founder of Shankminds Breakthrough, have this feedback about ways to improve the operation. watch

Motown makeover: Ellis Island Tropical Tea

Small business makeover for Ellis Island Tropical Tea

03/24/17 09:36AM

Nailah Ellis-Brown wants to grow her regional beverage company into a national brand. The founder of Ellis Island Tropical Tea in Detroit says she’s absolutely determined to succeed. She emailed us about her dream, and now, she’s getting a small business makeover. watch

5 hi-tech ways to market your content

5 hi-tech ways to market your content

03/24/17 09:36AM

Great content marketing is about the right mix of strategy, creation and distribution. When you get it’s right, it’s a win-win. Here are five great tech tips for effective content marketing from Entrepreneur.com. watch

A former party promoter is saving the...

A former party promoter is saving the world from dirty water

03/21/17 01:43PM

More than 600 million people around the world don't have access to clean water. A former New York party promoter decided he would tackle this crisis by working with local experts and community members to identify potential solutions. Founder Scott Harrison tells us how he turned Charity:Water from an idea into a fast growing organization. watch

Top tip: Be nimble

Top tip: Be nimble

03/17/17 11:28AM

Serial entrepreneur Christiane Lemieux, the founder of Cloth and Company, says you have to nimble when it comes to running your business because the unexpected can happen at any moment. watch

Collettey’s Cookies: A sweet story of success

Collettey’s Cookies: The sweetest small business success story

03/17/17 11:28AM

Down Syndrome may have prevented Collette Divitto from getting a job, but it didn't stop her from starting her own company. Her mission now is to grow Collettey's Cookies so that she can hire other capable people with disabilities. Everyone in the cookie business from Mrs. Fields to Kathleen King, the founder of Tate's, is rooting... watch

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