Facing Fear to Become Fearless

Facing Fear to Become Fearless How the VP of a leading NYC media planning agency overcame fear to strike out on her own and find success. Cara Scharf has loved advertising for as long as she remembers. As a little girl she used to visit the office of television producer Sandy Frank, one of her father’s...

The FEARLESS: 3 Entrepreneurs Who Didn’t Let Fear Stop Them

The FEARLESS: 3 Entrepreneurs Who Didn't Let Fear Stop Them In this issue of Smart Hustle Magazine we are proudly highlighting small business entrepreneurs who looked fear in the face and instead of letting it stop them, took the leap! They ignored the naysayers and skeptics and threw caution to the wind to start their...

7 Lessons for Every Entrepreneur and Advice from Those Who Came Before Us

7 Lessons for Every Entrepreneur and Advice from Those Who Came Before Us   The path of entrepreneurship is one that can be riddled with many successes, many failures, many moments of self-doubt and many moments of personal satisfaction. It’s a roller-coaster that only the brave will typically buy a ticket for, but that also provides...

Learn How to Market from Your Smartphone: What You Need to Know about Google’s Latest Marketing Tool

Learn How to Market from Your Smartphone What You Need to Know about Google’s Latest Marketing Tool - Primer Most small businesses see Google as an integral part of any marketing campaign. Since the company holds almost 68 percent of the search engine marketing share, the power of the social media platform is impossible to...

The Sharing Economy, Wearable Technology and the Return of Customer Service

Smart Trends: The Sharing Economy, Wearable Technology and the Return of Customer Service Smart Hustlers get ahead by taking advantage of every opportunity, whether it’s a hot market trend, a new innovation, a program or person offering assistance, or a helpful website, book or app that makes us smarter. In every issue of Smart Hustle, we’re going...

Survey Reveals Small Businesses Optimistic About 2015

Survey Reveals Small Businesses Optimistic About 2015 A new survey conducted by Xero, a Global leader in one accounting software, shows that small businesses are quite optimistic about 2015 based on the growth they found in 2014. According to the survey of 304 US based small businesses, 81 percent experienced revenue growth this year and nearly...