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Smart Hustle Recap: Small Business Week Events + 3 Amazing Interviews

Smart Hustle Recap: Small Business Week Events + 3 Amazing Interviews

Small Business Week has officially begun! Maria Contreras-Sweet, the administrator of the Small Business Association (SBA), declared May 1-7 as the dates for Small Business Week 2016, so it is officially time to boost your small business knowledge and celebrate your favorite small businesses. In this Smart Hustle Recap we have a huge list of […]

Smart Hustle Recap: Small Business Week Events + 3 Amazing Interviews

Smart Hustle Recap: Small Business Community Launched, Peter Shankman Joins the Team & More!

Last week was a busy week for the Smart Hustle team, so there is plenty to share in this Smart Hustle recap! As you know, we typically feature 3-4 of the hottest stories in our recap. This week, we also have some exciting news to share with you. Smart Hustle has welcomed Peter Shankman as […]

remote team

14 New Ways to Check in With Your Remote Team

What is an innovative software/app you use to check in with your team remotely, and why is it effective? 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. […]

file sharing

14 File Sharing Tools Perfect for Growing Teams

What is your favorite (low cost) file sharing service that can be used easily by an entire team? 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. […]

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Electronic Prescriptions: Some Doctors Are Angry. But They Should See The Opportunities.

Starting this month, in New York State, doctor’s writing patient prescriptions must do so electronically. Sure, there are downsides to using electronic prescriptions – but my guess is that it will only evolve and get better, as reported by the New York Times. It’s “forced upgrades” like that that doctors and small business owners can see […]

scheduling appointments

10 Apps That Take the Stress Out of Scheduling Appointments

What is your favorite appointment scheduling app, and what sets it apart from the rest? 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. Calendly We’ve had […]

13 Best Tools for Streamlining Your Company’s Onboarding Process

What is your favorite web tool for streamlining the onboarding process? 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. Intro.JS If you like open source, Intro.js is perhaps […]

Chad Constant

Intel Small Business Advantage: A One-Stop Solution to Boost Productivity and Security (Interview with Intel’s Chad Constant)

In today’s world, there is an abundance of technology for small businesses, a fact that can sometimes be a blessing and sometimes a curse. On the one hand, nearly any problem you have has a technological solution. On the other hand, many small business owners find themselves gathering so many different programs and apps that […]