The 15 Best Tools for Collecting Customer Feedback

What’s the best tool for soliciting feedback about your product, service or website, and why does it work well? The Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched BusinessCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses. […]

Smart Hustle Recap: Finding Your Niche, Avoiding Legal Issues & More

Smart Hustle Recap: Finding Your Niche, Avoiding Legal Issues & More

When you run a small business, it’s important that you find your own place in the market. Many a small business has failed because of trying to be “everything to everyone.” On the other hand, those that have succeeded have done so because they’ve carved a specific identity and targeted a specific market. If you […]

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12 Ways Small, Relatively Unknown Businesses Can Use Technology to Attract the Best Talent

How can a small, relatively unknown business use technology to attract the best talent? The Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched BusinessCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses. 1. Source Online and Build […]

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Financial Tips & Advice from Russ Fujioka of Xero

If you are a business owner, then you know how challenging it can be to keep your finances and accounting in order. And the larger your company grows, the more you need a system in place to help streamline this important task. One such company that is trying to help businesses with this very endeavor […]

Smart Hustle Recap: Finding Your Niche, Avoiding Legal Issues & More

Smart Hustle Recap: 3 Outstanding Smart Hustle Interviews Take You Through the Small Biz Journey

If there is one thing Smart Hustle is known for, it’s one-on-one interviews where Editor Ramon Ray speaks to entrepreneurs and small business owners about their journeys, including the challenges, successes, and their advice for other small business owners. Last week, there were three outstanding Smart Hustle interviews, and we’re putting the spotlight on them […]

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New Email Authentication Rules Will Impact Your Email Delivery: Understanding DMARC

Have you ever received an email claiming to be from a specific brand or company, but it clearly wasn’t? Well, you’re not alone. And to prevent these type of “phishy” emails from reaching your inbox, email authentication standards have been put in place. That’s where Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting & Conformance (DMARC) comes into play. […]

11 Ways Small Companies Can Use Cloud Computing to Get Ahead of Their Competitors

How do you see small companies using cloud computing to get ahead of their competitors? The Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched BusinessCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses. 1. It Will Allow […]