How to earn money fast: Know where to invest for one, two, three, four, six or 12 months

How to earn money fast: Know where to invest for one, two, three, four, six or 12 months

Everyone cannot wait for 3, 5 or 10 years to get returns on his/her investments. Sometimes you may need money in a very short span of time. But, is there anything better than a savings account, fixed deposit or a...
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58 Percent of Small Businesses Spend 5 Hours or Less on Marketing

58 Percent of Small Businesses Spend 5 Hours or Less on Marketing

How much time do you spend on marketing for your small business? A new survey carried out by OutboundEngine reveals 58% spend five hours or less on marketing. And stress is a major contributing factor for how much time small...
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American Oil Is Coming To Flood The Market. Or Is It?

American Oil Is Coming To Flood The Market. Or Is It?

In November 2018 the United States produced a record 11.5 million barrels per day of oil. This is according to data released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) in December. The United States is now the largest oil producer in the...
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Sink Or Swim: How To Create Buyer Personas To Ensure Marketing Success

Sink Or Swim: How To Create Buyer Personas To Ensure Marketing Success

Shutterstock The world of marketing is much larger than it was 15 years ago. Marketing today includes not only TV and radio spots but also all aspects of online marketing — advertising, social media and video. Sadly, too many businesses waste time...
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Is Your Angel Investor Playing Power Ball or Money Ball?

Is Your Angel Investor Playing Power Ball or Money Ball?

Sophisticated investors in high potential start-up companies generally take one of two approaches to angel investing, which I call “power ball” and “money ball”. Either of these approaches can yield high financial returns, but their success requires an...
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When Financial Transparency Helps or Hurts Your Business

When Financial Transparency Helps or Hurts Your Business

Financial transparency can be a tricky issue for small businesses. You may be tempted to keep the majority of your financial information on a need-to-know basis among only your top leadership team. But there can be benefits to sharing this...
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