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Smart Hustle Recap: Entrepreneur Advice to Grow Your Small Business

Smart Hustle Recap: How to Use Landing Pages, the Story behind the Kauffman Foundation, and More

Many small business owners have heard of the term ‘landing page’ even if they haven’t used one before. Whether you are a novice or an expert, we have a great story in this Smart Hustle recap where the Vice President of Marketing for LeadPages explains how to use landing pages to turn website visitors into […]

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: Small Biz Success Story, Ways to Increase Profit & Cloud Security Tips

We started the Smart Hustle Recap just over a month ago as a way to give busy small business owners a quick way to satisfy their needs for small biz advice and inspiration. Instead of exploring websites to find important small business stories, you can stay up-to-date with our Monday recap of the very best […]

Smart Hustle Recap: Entrepreneur Advice to Grow Your Small Business

Smart Hustle Recap: Capitalizing on Freelance Workers, Boosting Biz Security & Calming Angry Customers

We know how busy small business owners are, which is why we created the weekly Smart Hustle Recap feature – a feature that allows you to quickly get caught up on the latest small business news, tips and tools. Each week we hand-pick the stories that are most relevant to the SmallBizTechnology audience, and this […]

New Survey Finds Digital Technology Usage Linked to Small Business Growth

New Survey Finds Digital Technology Usage Linked to Small Business Growth

Technology has many benefits for small businesses. It can make your operations more efficient, more productive and can also reduce costs. But does a business’s technology use actually impact its growth? A new study from SAP SE says yes – small and medium enterprises that have embraced digital technology experience faster growth than companies who […]

Smart Hustle Recap: Entrepreneur Advice to Grow Your Small Business

Smart Hustle Recap: 50 Small Biz Tech Tools & Other Hot Stories

SmallBizTechnology has a long history of promoting technology use among small business owners. In the years since our launch, we’ve covered small biz tech tools for just about every aspect of businesses, and we love to spread the message that leveraging technology can help you pull ahead of the competition. In this week’s Smart Hustle […]

New Fiverr Interview Shows Small Businesses How to Capitalize on the Freelance Trend

New Fiverr Interview Shows Small Businesses How to Capitalize on the Freelance Trend

Has your small business embraced the freelance trend yet? A recent survey found that over half of small businesses with ten or fewer employees had employed a freelance independent contractor or 1099 employee in the past year. With the number of freelancers predicted to reach 40 percent of the American workforce by 2020, the extent […]

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 […]

Are You Tracking Your KPI Metrics? New Staples Quick Wins KPI App Can Help

Are You Tracking Your KPI Metrics? New Staples Quick Wins KPI App Can Help

Are you currently tracking your KPI metrics? If you said no (and if you don’t even know what KPI stands for) then you’re not alone. KPI stands for key performance indicator, and a recent Staples survey found that more than half of business owners aren’t tracking these important business metrics as often as they should. […]