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Smart Hustle Recap: Entrepreneur Advice to Grow Your Small Business

Smart Hustle Recap: The Importance of Existing Customers, Surcharging Credit Cards, & More!

What part of the sales funnel does your business focus on? Are you constantly looking for and finding new leads? Or is your main goal to nurture your existing leads, so they become customers? Or do you make your existing customers the spotlight of your sales and marketing efforts? Clearly, there is something to be […]

Smart Hustle Recap: Entrepreneur Advice to Grow Your Small Business

Smart Hustle Recap: Robert Herjavec Interview, Hiring Tips, & Protecting Your Biz in a Divorce

It was a great week at Smart Hustle, where we tackled a variety of important topics related to small business – growth advice shared in a Robert Herjavec interview, hiring tips for your small business team, and even guidance on the uncomfortable topic of protecting your business in the case of a divorce. On Wednesday, […]

Invoice2Go - Why You Need to Switch to Invoicing Technology Today

Greg Waldorf of Invoice2Go on Why You Need to Switch to Invoicing Technology Today

Invoicing is an important aspect of running a business, especially small businesses that are all about cash flow. So why, in an era where technological solutions are abundant, are so many small business owners still using Excel or Word templates for invoicing, or running to Staples to get invoice books? This was the main question […]

Smart Hustle Recap: Entrepreneur Advice to Grow Your Small Business

Smart Hustle Recap: Small Business Administration Interview, How to Seize Small Business Opportunities, and More!

Small business owners may sometimes feel like they are struggling alone, but the truth is there are many resources available if you know where to look. One excellent resource is the Small Business Administration, or SBA. The SBA is an educational portal that includes articles, videos, and resources you need to get your business running […]

Smart Hustle Recap: Entrepreneur Advice to Grow Your Small Business

Smart Hustle Recap: Word-of-Mouth Marketing, Tax Tips & How to Become a Better Manager

Word-of-mouth marketing is arguably the most effective form of marketing available. If your message can resonate with your most loyal customers, they will sing your praise and actually do the marketing for you. These customer-generated messages are especially powerful because word-of-mouth marketing statistics show that 84 percent of consumers trust recommendations from family, friends and […]

Smart Hustle Recap: Entrepreneur Advice to Grow Your Small Business

Smart Hustle Recap: Outsourcing 101, the Changing American Workforce + Taking Your Business from Hobby to Reality

We are back for another week of the Smart Hustle Recap – recapping the best stories that have appeared on our sister publication, Smart Hustle Magazine, in the past week. This week we have three different styles of articles: an inspirational piece on making a full-time business out of your favorite hobby, a tip-based article […]

online lending

Intuit and FundBox Tighter Partnership: Research Shows Traditional Bank Loans Might be In Danger?

Fundbox is a new lending service that gives you a loan based on the invoices you generated. We covered it here. Recently, Intuit announced a tighter integration with Fundbox, a partnership offering a new product, “QuickBooks Invoice Financing powered by Fundbox,” As part of this announcement Intuit is releasing a new research report, “Financing Small Business Success” […]