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    Expert Advice For Women Entrepreneurs To Help Their Business Thrive

    13 tips for women entrepreneurs to start their own business.
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    4 Helpful Tips For Operating Your Small Business During COVID-19

    Depending on your particular industry, you may find that your customers expect (or even insist) that you go back to operating as you did before the pandemic.
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    8 Recommended Professional Networks For Latina Women

    To help you find the right professional network for Latina professionals, we asked business professionals this question for their insights. From the Hispanic Alliance for Career Advancement to the Association of Latino Professionals for America, there are several professional networks for Latinas in the business world.
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    Everything You Need To Know About Text Marketing

    If you haven’t yet developed SMS marketing strategies, the time is now.
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    The Epic Rise Of Women Entrepreneurs Globally

    There’s been a lot of growth in the number of women who are operating side gigs or hustles.
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    Tax Rules To Know For Entrepreneurs

    If you’re a sole proprietor, a partner in a partnership, or a member of a standard LLC, you’ll likely pay yourself with an owner’s draw.
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    How To Secure A Grant For Your Growing Business

    Many business owners are hoping they can find a grant to help them start or grow their small businesses.
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    3 Things To Remember When Feeling Indecisive About Your Next Career Move

    Work-life balance became more highlighted for small business owners during the pandemic.
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    How Motherhood And Wellness Build Community Amongst Black Women

    Today, I am the owner and curator of My Mommy Wisdom, a certified cruelty-free product line that caters to melanin women and children throughout the postpartum, prenatal, and infancy journey.
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    How Teen Juliette Palacios Turned A STEM Need Into A Non-Profit

    Increasing access and interest for girls and women of color is important because gaining a higher representation in the tech industry means that tech works better for more people. Women proportionally represented in the tech industry needs to become the societal norm and expanding access at a young age is the first step.
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    Email Marketing 101 For Small Businesses

    While social media marketing strategies are increasing in popularity globally, email marketing remains one of the best ways to build leads for your small business.
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    The Best ‘WFH’ Business Practices We’re Loving Right Now

    In the office, it’s easy to manage distractions and foster a productive working environment. At home, however, daily distractions can be much harder to control.
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    8 Lucrative Models For Small Businesses

    The best way to create a new revenue stream is to develop additional new products and services when possible.
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    How To Manage COVID-19-related Changes In Your Work Environment

    Essentially, America’s workforce wants their employers to help protect them from physical, financial, and other risks.
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    8 Tips On How To Foster Healthier Relationships With Customers

    Building and maintaining customer relationships will ensure your customers have a positive experience with your company.
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    8 Models For Strategic Marketing In The Midst of A Pandemic

    From standing firm on price to looking for innovation in the market, there are several ways to help your business survive any future recessions and continue to grow your business.
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    How To Thrive In The Digital Space Of Your Industry

    Building an audience online is all about delivering valuable, relevant, and compelling information to a particular group of people consistently over time.
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    5 Ways To Ensure That Your Content Writing Yields The Best Results From A Marketing Campaign

    Small business owners can face many pitfalls when writing content for their marketing campaigns. Search engine algorithms update, audience behaviors change, and it's critical to be sensitive and responsive to them for the business’s benefit.
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    9 Ways To Start A Digital Business For Someone Who Isn’t Tech Savvy

    From surrounding yourself with tech experts to finding expert content, there are several things you can do that may help your digital business run smoothly.
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    5 Impactful Ways To Support Small Businesses

    Here's how to support small businesses in your community.
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  • retail business
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    4 Game-changing Ways To Effectively Market Your Growing Retail Brand

    Consumers want the businesses they frequent to take care of their employees, prioritize inclusivity, and commit to being a better company.
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    10 Ways To Create A Smoother Hiring Process For Your Company

    Hiring talent is a critical aspect of being a business leader, and it goes deeper than simply reviewing resumes and conducting interviews.
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    4 Reasons Why Workers Comp Insurance May Be A Good Call For Your Small Business

    Here’s what you need to know about workers’ compensation insurance to help determine if your business needs it.
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  • business loans
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    Everything You Need To Know About Securing A Business Loan

    A business loan can give you the working capital you need.
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  • aapi businesses
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    5 Ways That You Can Support Small AAPI Business Owners

    Supporting the AAPI community is something everyone should do. Don’t forget to make it a priority of yours too.
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    Could Small Businesses Save The Post-Pandemic Economy?

    Business owners are more optimistic and confident about the economy than they were last fall.
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    Everything You Need To Know About Securing Government Contracts For Your Business

    Here are seven things to know about getting government contracts.
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  • data analytics
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    Your Guide To Navigating Analytics For Your Small Business

    Google Analytics is indispensable for business.
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  • black women with money
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    5 Tips For Taking On Borrowing Capital With Confidence

    It is often a daunting task for aspiring or early-stage business owners to consider if borrowing capital is the right decision to achieve their goals.
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    These 6 Design Strategies Could Make Or Break Your Business

    For small to midsize businesses, investing in effective design presents a significant opportunity to differentiate themselves from their competitors of any size.
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    7 Ways To Expand Your New Business

    A business is an exciting yet challenging endeavor that requires attention to detail and strategic planning.
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    5 Ways Your Small Business Can Practice Social Responsibility

    You often see big corporations taking part in charities and supporting a diversity of social causes. Small businesses can also participate in these kinds of altruistic activities.
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    Your Guide To Writing An Effective Business Plan

    Business ideas are only as good as the strategic plan behind them.
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    Grow Your Online Presence With These 7 Strategies

    In the internet world, traffic is currency, and one of the most sustainable ways to drive traffic to your site is by following the blogging strategy outlined in the seven steps here.
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    Accelerating Startup Success For Black Women

    As long as you have the right strategies, financial support, and actionable advice from other Black entrepreneurs, there is no reason why you can’t succeed.
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    4 Ways To Navigate Pandemic Induced Business Insecurities

    Here are some strategies for navigating through the fear and uncertainty of the pandemic.
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    If You’re Questioning If You Need A Website For Your Business, Read This

    Having an online storefront and market for customers outside of your geographic area is a huge opportunity to grow your business. Create pages that talk about the services you offer and where you offer them.
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    How To Make Virtual Mentorship A Reality

    Many professionals seek connections to help someone put their entrepreneurship idea into action, and virtual mentoring makes that a reality.
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    Finding Your Groove And Owning Your Power As A Business Owner

    Finding your balance is the key to success as a woman in the business world.
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    4 Ways COVID-19 Caused A Skyrocket In Women-Owned Businesses And Fempreneurs

    The pandemic taught fempreneurs the importance of enhancing their digital infrastructure and ensuring web accessibility to reach a larger social segment.
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    How To Make An Impactful Digital Footprint For Your Business

    If consumers are spending money online, how can your small business best reach them? You need to create a robust online presence. There are a few ways you can do that.
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    How Mentorship Can Lead You To The Winner’s Circle

    I want to give you seven oft-cited reasons why businesses benefit from mentoring from their own observations:
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    Entrepreneurs Should Consider This Outsourcing Plan

    The transition from side hustle to being an entrepreneur normally includes the key element of outsourcing some of your work. You cannot truly scale your business or your income if you do not start outsourcing work.
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    How To Effectively Market Your Small Business To Applicants

    While you may not be able to provide everything on the list, if you can find an applicant who desperately wants something that you can provide, you have a much better chance of bringing them on board and seeing the best work that they have to offer.
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    Top Email Trends You Need To Know For 2021

    When it comes to creating promotional emails that get opened, clicked, and drive sales, there are some things e-commerce retailers can do to get noticed.
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    8 Ways To Establish Distribution Relationships To Get Your Merch In Stores In 2021

    Seeing a product on store shelves is something most entrepreneurs dream of. But what’s the process of getting a product into stores? What steps can an entrepreneur take to realize their dream of walking the aisles and seeing a reflection of their hard work on shelves?
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    The Fruitful Marriage Of Black-Led Banks And Black-Owned Businesses

    Black-led banks have the key to the survival of Black-led businesses.
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    Position Yourself For Maximum Success In The World Of Real Estate With This Strategy

    These days real estate business owners around the world have access to numerous marketing strategies to promote their companies. However, many of those strategies will yield little to no return on their investment.
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    4 Easy Actionable Steps To Crowdfund For Your Nonprofit In A Pandemic

    Fundraising during a pandemic is likely to be more difficult than usual, but it’s certainly not impossible.
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  • small business
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    3 Ways To Celebrate Local Businesses This Year On Small Business Saturday

    One of the best ways to celebrate Small Business Saturday is to keep an eye out for ways your business can help support local small businesses.
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    How To Get Creative With Your Small Business During A Pandemic

    Lessons from other small businesses on how to survive through the pandemic.
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    A Pop Up Shop Could Be What You Need To Take Your Business To The Next Level

    The pop-up shop has small wins for commercial spaces and temporary spaces, mobility for customers, and entrepreneurs.
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  • workplace diversity
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    10 Business Benefits Of Workplace Inclusion

    Having a focus on workplace of inclusion is a must if you want to that results in a happier, healthier company and community.
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    3 Tips To Upgrade Your Leadership Skills During COVID-19

    COVID-19 is one dilemma that every business owner is suffering from currently. These three leadership skills can help you survive the chaotic economy.
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    9 Ways To Ethically Improve Your Leadership Skills

    From trusting your instincts to being completely transparent, nine thought leaders share their advice on ethical leadership.
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  • social media online shopping
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    How Social Media Presents A New Way To Shop Online

    While most e-commerce transactions take place via online shops—there’s been a surge in social shopping or social commerce for the past several years.
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  • business lessons from COVID
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    How To Apply The Lessons Of The Pandemic To Your Business

    The current COVID-19 pandemic demonstrates the importance of a good business foundation and lessions to learn during this challenging time.
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  • small business taxes
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    Back Taxes Are No Laughing Matter For A Small Business

    If you don’t file and pay your business taxes by the due date, you’ll owe back taxes. Back taxes can have serious consequences for a small business.
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    10 Things Entrepreneurs Can Do To Remotivate Themselves

    The fact is, most entrepreneurs don't make it. It takes hard work to start and maintain any type of business. Remember to find ways to remotivate yourself.
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    How To Maintain Communication With Clients During A Crisis

    Regardless of a crisis, your business must go on. Futhermore, your communication with cients is of the utmost importance and here's how to do it.
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    Disrupt Your Business By Transforming Your Online Presence

    Here is why you should transform your small business' online presence, particularly during a pandemic; think streamlining processes and maintaining income.
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    3 Things To Consider When You Pivot Your Business Model

    The COVID-19 pandemic is forcing most businesses into pivoting their business models, including ramping up online sales and have quality standards.
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    How To Keep Your Staff Engaged During COVID-19

    Employers understand the value of staff engagement and motivation during this period of uncertainty and stress. Here is a list to keep your staff engaged.
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    Even In A Crisis, Business Owners Need To Manage Their Self Care

    Business owners are accustomed to getting things done on their own. In a crisis, what happens to their self care–both physical and mental health?
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    Marketing Your Business In A Crisis

    No matter the crisis and even in a diminished capacity operationally, business marketing is of the utmost importance to stay connected to your customers.
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    How Businesses Can Prepare For The Worse Of The Coronavirus

    Her Agenda is a digital media platform bridging the gap between ambition and achievement for millennial women. News, content, and a database of events and resources to help you get started or get to the next level of your career.
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    How To Handle Your Schedule As A New Freelancer

    Congratulations on building a career as a new freelancer. Freelancing is a different way of life but these tips will help you manage your side hustle(s).
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    The Purpose Of A Vision Board And Why You Should Create One

    Vision boards are popular than ever. What's their purpose and should you create one? Having a visual representation of your aspirations might help you.
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    Understand The Importance of Copyrighting Creative Work

    Creating original work is a source pride. Take your pride a step forward and learn the importance of copywriting creative work.
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  • 2020 business outlook
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    Opportunities And Challenges For Small Businesses This Year

    Small businesses need to prepare for the year ahead. This includes challenges like cyber attacks and opportunities such as a shortage in the labor market.
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  • customer service
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    How To Deal With Unhappy Customers

    Dealing with unhappy customers can be a lot but don't take it personally. Focus on them and their experience by listening and being thankful.
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    How To Execute Great Customer Service

    As a small business owner or a professional who regularly deals with consumers, it never hurts to master customer service skills.
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    How To Work And Travel With Ease

    With newer technologies like AI virtual assistants and digital project management tools, you can work and travel with more ease that ever before.
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    How To Manage Work And Life In 2020

    Work-life balance only happens when you set the intention. It won't be perfect but here's how you can to manage work and life in 2020.
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    5 Ways To Get Your Business Ready For 2020

    From reviewing freelancer contracts to setting personal goals, here are a few best practices to ready your business for 2020.
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    You Don’t Have To Be In Silicon Valley To Learn From Its Success

    Silicon Valley is home to many successful startups. You don't have to live or do business there to learn what it takes to be successful in business.
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    5 Ways Small Businesses Can Maximize Small Business Saturday

    The holiday season is a great time to encourage current and new customers to shop small during Small Business Saturday and beyond.
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    How To Prep Your Small Business For The Holidays

    Even if you did not start your small biz holiday planning in the summer months, it's not too late to prepare your business for the holiday sales rush.
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    A Business Line Of Credit–The Good, Bad, And Ugly

    Her Agenda is a digital media platform bridging the gap between ambition and achievement for millennial women. News, content, and a database of events and resources to help you get started or get to the next level of your career.
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    Have You Ever Been Called A Micromanager?

    Women entrepreneurs, in particular, can easily fall prey to micromanaging. In wanting to help staff or multitasking, it's easy to be called a micromanager.
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    It’s About That Time To Get A Business Partner

    Sometimes, two heads are better than one. If you are thinking about getting a business partner, be sure to have the right agreements in place.
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    How Women-Owned Businesses Can Secure Federal Contracts

    The federal government has money for women-owned small businesses. It's important and lucrative for women entreprenerus to secure federal contracts.
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    6 Reasons Why Your Small Business Needs A Unique Email Domain

    When you first started your small business, did you haphazardly begin sending emails from your personal email address? Or, if you’re still in the planning stages of starting a new business, do you think you’ll be fine sending your business emails from a Yahoo! or Gmail account?
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    It’s Time To Expand Your Business, Now What?

    Think you’re ready to expand your business because your loyal customer base is asking for more locations? Is customer demand enough to expand your business?
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    What You Need To Know When Hiring Your First Employee

    Making the transition from “solopreneur” to “business owner with employees” brings opportunities for growth – along with new challenges.
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    Why Writing Your Business Purpose Is Important

    Your business purpose is the reason you started a company boiled down to a single sentence (or two). Learn the intent and importance of a business purpose.
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    You Don’t Need Every Customer, Just The Ideal One

    Who are your ideal customers? The more you know about them, the more of them you’ll attract — and the more successful your business will be.
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    What To Expect When You Leave Your Job To Start A Business

    If you currently work in a corporate job and are dreaming about starting your own business, you might think that your experience as a manager or executive in a corporate environment prepares you for being a business owner.
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    5 Productivity Tools Every Contract Worker Needs

    The next time you find yourself distracted as a contract worker, consider these five tools to help productivity and efficiency.
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    To Connect With Customers Don’t Avoid Social Media

    Her Agenda is a digital media platform bridging the gap between ambition and achievement for millennial women. News, content, and a database of events and resources to help you get started or get to the next level of your career.
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    How You Can Improve Your Sales With Social Video

    Success with earning sales via social video requires adjusting your strategy to suit the social networks you are using, as each has a different audience.
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  • doing your own taxes
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    5 Benefits An EIN Offers Business Owners

    EIN, also known as a Federal Tax ID Number, is a nine-digit ID number business owners request from the IRS. The number has many benefits for entrepreneurs.
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    Try These Strategies To Motivate Your Team

    Her Agenda is a digital media platform bridging the gap between ambition and achievement for millennial women. News, content, and a database of events and resources to help you get started or get to the next level of your career.
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  • customer feedback
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    How To Manage Your Company’s Online Reviews

    Not only do great online reviews help give consumers trust in your business, but reviews can also help you rank higher on the search engines.
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  • hiring an accountant
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    Is It Time To Hire An Accountant?

    Learn the tasks associated with a company’s accounting and recordkeeping systemand the differences when you hire an accountant versus a bookkeeper.
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  • digital marketing
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    How To Use Local SEO For Your Small Business

    With so many consumers searching for small businesses, it’s important to make sure your business comes up in those searches with the help of local SEO .
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    How to Use Public Speaking to Grow Your Business

    Her Agenda is a digital media platform bridging the gap between ambition and achievement for millennial women. News, content, and a database of events and resources to help you get started or get to the next level of your career.
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  • pay inequality
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    Can Business Owners Work Toward Equal Pay?

    A lot has been done to rectify pay inequality. Many ompanies are addressing equal pay and to close the gap between women and men, and minorities.
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    How To Get Your Freelance Business Taken Seriously

    Consider these five tips for building their confidence in you as you show others that you take your freelance business seriously.
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  • visual branding
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    3 Visual Branding Steps To Attract And Retain Customers

    Investing in visual branding and design will make all the difference when you’re trying to nurture and grow your small business.
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