Small Business

By general
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Feb 19th, 2013
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Hannah Breeze / Channelnomics Small business partners are concerned that the vendor is forcing their customers toward Office 365 by making licenses for its fully packaged product suite non-transferable. Read More...
By Herman Pool
In Marketing
Feb 6th, 2013
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hpool / Vertical Axion So, you’ve set the goal to grow this year, but do you have a plan to accomplish that goal?  Do you know where and how to start so that you have an excellent foundation for big things later on? Let’s work on that foundation a little. Make a Plan How do […]...
By general
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Jan 14th, 2013
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/ SMB Nation Last week, right after everyone returned to their desks following the holiday break, and in time for the New Year, Ramon Ray (pictured at right), a self-proclaimed Technology Evangelist, and Editor, Smallbiztechnology.com, announced that he sold his popular Small Business Summit and Small Business Technology Tour to BlogWorld. For the last few […]...
By general
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Jan 2nd, 2013
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/ SMB Nation Intuit, Inc. today announced the results of the 2012 Small Business Employment Report for December and for 2012 overall. According to the report, there was a small overall increase in the small business employment sector. Wages and hours worked also increased. Read More...
By general
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Dec 7th, 2012
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/ SMB Nation Typically when I sit down to put a blog together for SMBNation.com, it is usually regarding a news item or thought that I have related to our industry, specific to the world of the IT solution provider. However, while our IT solution provider community services small businesses, I think sometimes we tend […]...
By general
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Dec 3rd, 2012
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/ SMB Nation Today, Intuit released the results of their Small Business Employment Index November 2012 and Small Business Revenue Index report for October 2012. The reports showed that employment levels rose while revenue per small business again dropped. Read More...
By Stuart_R_Crawford
In MSP Coaching
Nov 29th, 2012
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Stuart R. Crawford / Stuart Crawford Psst…hey MSP out there.  You should think about – wait…NO…do this! The U.S. Small Business Administration is now accepting nominations for its 2013 National Small Business Week Awards. In addition, it just announced the launch of a new online portal to accept and track all of the nominations for each award [&...
By Herman Pool
In Marketing
Nov 23rd, 2012
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Kat / Vertical Axion Traditionally, a small business has under 25 employees and does something like a few million bucks in business in a year. This relatively small revenue has a number of benefits: it’s easy to control, you usually make a profit, your customers know and love you, and you can kind of work […]...
By Stuart_R_Crawford
In MSP Coaching
Nov 11th, 2012
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Stuart R. Crawford / Stuart Crawford Are you doing anything to promote Small Business Saturday on November 24? Many MSP and IT service companies focus on Small Business, what a great time to connect with your client base. Are you putting this in your MSP newsletter? Are you hosting a special event for your clients? […]...
By general
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Oct 19th, 2012
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/ SMB Nation On Wednesday night, Ramon Ray and Anita Campbell hosted the 2012 Small Business Influencer Awards Gala in New York City. Ray, a self-proclaimed technology evangelist, is Editor of SmallBizTechnology.com, and Campbell, Founder and Executive Editor of Small Business Trends, put on quite a show as always. Pictured at right: The BlackBerry team […]...
By Herman Pool
In Marketing
Oct 9th, 2012
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Kat / Vertical Axion As a small business, you know how hard it is to find the time to do everything that has to get done in a day. Getting out your newsletter, blogs, and content is a challenge in itself, and we haven’t even gotten to the mountain of customer issues we need to […]...
By Karl_Palachuk
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Oct 2nd, 2012
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karlp / Karl Palachuk So we put out a press release . . . here it is: (see http://www.prweb.com/releases/2012/10/prweb9952208.htm) – – – – –...
By general
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Oct 1st, 2012
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/ SMB Nation Today, Intuit, Inc. released the September results of their Small Business Employment Index and August results of their Small Business Revenue Index. The study showed that the SMB employment environment is showing minor improvements, while revenues are still in a six-month decline. Read More...
By general
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Sep 5th, 2012
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/ SMB Nation 10 second takeaway: IBM’s SmartCloud Engage platform for small business provides a powerful cloud-based, small business server replacement at a competitive price. The old SMB Nation Microsoft guard might crucify me for saying this, but IBM deserves a very serious look for anyone planning on moving into the SMB cloud space. I […]...
By Herman Pool
In Marketing
Aug 15th, 2012
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Article By Vertical Axion When you want to make a purchase, usually you have a myriad of options. For something as simple as a meal, you have at least a dozen. From fast food to retail markets to local food stores, your options are almost endless. With so many options and with the rise of […]...
By Stuart_R_Crawford
In MSP Coaching
Jul 30th, 2012
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Article By Stuart Crawford There is breaking news for all those people who are Microsoft Partners from small businesses and also trying to attain Small Business Competency. After a long episode of debate and conciliation, Microsoft has finally decided to make major changes in their exam module 74-323 which is a pre-requisite to attain the […]...
By Steve_Noel
In MSP Coaching
May 22nd, 2012
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As many of you know, my wife and I are new pet owners. We rescued a 7 week old puppy that is now nearly 5 months old. Through some of the trials and tribulations of being a parent to our furry family I have again seen why small business cannot be replaced. Ben, our puppy, […]...