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Standing Alone

I was about to send some information I stumbled across to a friend that I thought would surely help them with a situation they were experiencing and lift their mood, and just before I hit the send button it occurred to me that I had been doing the same thing for the last couple of years… always quick to send unsolicited tidbits and give advice where I had not been asked even though it was with best intentions. 243 more words

Canadian Small Business Women

What does a Social Enterprise Business address?

If you feel like you need to do something to make the world a better place, but you aren’t sure what that should be, consider the following four areas.

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Business Strategy

Small businesses can collaborate to grow

If you win, we all win” this is what a dear friend and colleague recently said to me, he said that I was one of them and there was no way that they’d let me go under without trying to help me. 617 more words

Small Business Development

Ready To Be Your Own Boss? Develop These Three Habits First.

“You’re not the boss of me!” My little 5-year-old niece said to her much older brother one day. He was telling her to stop running in the house. 738 more words

Diamond Life

RPCVs help small-time global artists enter large-scale markets

Vince Hartman knows that international artists have quality products and the business instincts to flourish.

The problem? They don’t always have viable forums to make a profit. 548 more words

From The Field

How to develop a SMART Marketing Plan

You are getting closer to putting the whole picture into focus! You now have lots of competitive intelligence at your fingertips about your ideal customer. Use this knowledge to help build your Marketing Plan and develop your marketing strategies. 210 more words

Business Start Up

How to find the SMART Target Customer

Your target customer is the most important key to a successful business. Creating your customer profile helps you define your customer’s needs by understanding their buying patterns (What, How, Where, and When they will buy). 293 more words

Business Start Up