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3 Essential Tools to Help Streamline Business Communication

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As most entrepreneurs know quite well, in order to succeed in the world of business you need much more than a terrific product or service combined with affordable prices and a devoted staff.

You also need to devise effective ways to keep in touch with your employees. Communicating effectively with your staff will not only help everyone work better and more efficiently, it will also free up much-needed time to get the tasks done.

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Growing Pains: A Short Guide to Small Business Growth

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Knowing when and how to grow your business is one of the most difficult parts of entrepreneurship, but these simple steps can help you decide if it’s time to expand.

Before expanding your business, you first need to make sure your business can sustain growth and still turn a profit. Examine various aspects of your venture, and make note of a few important things.

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Going Digital: A Simple Guide To Cultivating Your Brand’s Online Personality

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Small business owners and entrepreneurs are a lot like the horses at the Kentucky Derby — fast, determined, and 100 percent focused on the finish line.

Everyone who runs a business for themselves has a specialty that makes them so successful. Whether it’s food, retail, construction or technology, the type-A entrepreneurs of America are very good at that one specific thing that makes them so successful.

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Achieving the Startup’s Vision

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Startups also have a true north, a destination in mind: creating a thriving and world-changing business. I call that a startup’s vision. To achieve that vision, startups employ a strategy, which includes a business model, a product road map, a point of view about partners and competitors, and ideas about who the customer will be. The product is the end result of this strategy.

~ The Lean Startup: How Today’s Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses
by Eric Ries

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Listening as Important Step in Your Innovation Process

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Listening is the important step in your innovation process, and it will help you to easier start the engines of your innovation process.

The most successful small businesses are ones that make innovation to be part of their daily everyday routine. But, it is not the problem with the existence of the innovation process. The problem is more in starting the engines of the innovation process, and it starts with consistent flow of innovative ideas.

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