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How You Can Use TaskRabbit, Breather and Uber To Do More With Less

Recently I was organizing an event and needed some help.Sure I could have reached out to Adrian's Network, Craig's List or any number of networks to get help. I could have also posted a cry for help on Twitter or Facebook, but instead, I used TaskRabbit. In about 10 minutes (or less) I had secured the services of...

Business Lessons From Unicorns You Will Actually Value

Valuable Business Lessons From 5 Unicorn Startups

The often-repeated cliché is true: small business really is the backbone of the US economy. It can be also very rewarding to be the owner of one. Plus, 2016 promises to be a great year for those starting a new business. Since so many people are taking the path to becoming small business owners, the...

What Mark Cuban, Amazon and Uber Teach About Scaling Your Brand

What Marc Cuban, Amazon and Uber Teach About Scaling Your Brand Amazon started out selling books. They are now selling "everything." Wal-Mart and other giant retails are struggling to find out what hit them. Last week a truck pulled up and delivered a package to me, from Amazon. I thought it was the US Postal...

Background Checks: A Crucial Yet Often Neglected Part of the Small Business Hiring Process

Background Checks: A Crucial Yet Often Neglected Part of the Small Business Hiring Process A lthough large and small businesses often differ in the size and scope of operations, one area where they are becoming more similar is in security. These days anyone can become a target, so we’ve warned you to assess...

Study Shows Small Business Entrepreneurs Don’t Aspire To Be Like Uber

Study Shows Small Business Entrepreneurs Don't Aspire To Be Like Uber There's lots of focus on the typical entrepreneur being one who just wants to have a 10x valuation and work with Venture Capitalists all day. While this is GOOD, a study by Xero finds that entrepreneurs often want much more. While Uber and Airbnb have been...