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The Elevator Pitch: What, Why and How?

An elevator pitch is a concise introduction of a business, a product or a service. Learn why you need one and how to create it. Read more

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Financial Projections Template

Download this financial projections Excel template to calculate your startup expenses, payroll costs, sales forecast, cash flow, income statement and more. Read more

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Infographic: 4 Steps to Build Your Personal Brand Online

In today's internet-driven world, word of mouth is simply not enough. You need to showcase your work and expertise even before you're hired. Read more

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Financial Startup Projections

A template to project a Cash Flow statement. Read more

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Business Plan for a Startup Business

This is a generic model suitable for all type of businesses. Read more

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Generation Z Is Working for Themselves…and Through the Weekend

October 18, 2018,

The youngest entrepreneurs, self-employed workers, and freelancers have a different mentality about time off than their older counterparts.

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Can Visitors Trust Your Website?

October 16, 2018,

When someone visits your website, do they feel safe entering their personal information? If a visitor doesn’t trust your website, they won’t trust you or your company.

The Top 3 Types of Malware Attacking Your Small Business
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The Top 3 Types of Malware Attacking Your Small Business

October 11, 2018,

Learn about the different types of malware that can affect your business and the precautions you should take to ensure you’re protected.

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Get Found Online with These 3 SEO Tactics

October 9, 2018,

SEO was once a specialized skill that required hiring a professional. Now, there are plenty of tools and tips you can use to improve your website’s SEO by yourself.

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5 Hats Every Solopreneur Needs to Wear

October 4, 2018,

Being a solopreneur means every job within the business falls on your plate, from hiring contractors to driving leads. Keep these tips in mind to help you succeed.

Infographic: Top Online Threats to Small Businesses
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Infographic: Top Online Threats to Small Businesses

Our latest infographic provides statistics on the top cyber threats on small businesses and how you can protect yours. Read more

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How Encore Entrepreneurs Can Manage Their Risk

October 3, 2018,

If you’re thinking about becoming an entrepreneur as a second act, this measured, level-headed approach is worth noting no matter what type of business you may want to start.

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How Much Cash Should a Small Business Keep in Reserve?

October 2, 2018,

Most financial experts recommend three to six months of operating expenses, but using this for every business in every situation is misleading.

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Franchise Success Tips

Jania Bailey, CEO of FranNet, shares exclusive tips for franchise success. Read more

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