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Family Dollar rejects Dollar General proposal, what now?

Aug 24, 2014No Comments3937 Views

(Business News) Dollar General offers Family Dollar a lucrative merger, which the company promptly rejected in favor of the Dollar Tree deal.

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(Business) Startups that succeed have some commonalities that can

Aug 21, 2014
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Starbucks wants to bring your favor...

(Business News) Starbucks wants to bring your favorite brew

Aug 21, 2014
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(Business News) Whether looking to start or join a

Aug 18, 2014

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How bacon can teach you to write better

Aug 28, 2014No Comments528 Views

(Business Marketing) Let this cute punctuation pig guide you through the most common uses of punctuation marks, complete with bacon-themed examples.

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(Business Marketing) Empty nesters are often thought of as

Aug 25, 2014
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IKEA makes the world̵...

(Business Marketing) IKEA has taken the Instagram feed and

Aug 22, 2014
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(Social Media) Lean, mean, and technologically inclined, startups frequently

Aug 18, 2014

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8 ways the new FICO scoring system benefits small business owners

Aug 25, 2014No Comments2167 Views

(Business Finance) With new FICO scoring, it isn't just people trying to buy cars and houses that are impacted - small business owners have new doors opened as

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Square launches kick ass ...

(Business Finance) Square launches a new analytics tool to

Aug 24, 2014
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Your business credit score is critical Balboa Capital, a

Aug 18, 2014
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(Business Finance) Mid to late summer months many businesses

Aug 12, 2014

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Entire town of Swett, South Dakota for sale for only $400k

Jun 30, 2014No Comments567 Views

(Housing News) Swett, South Dakota is a tiny town that you can own for the low price of $400k, but what all does it come with besides ultimate

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Are we about to have another housin...

After the housing market completely crashed, many of us

Jun 24, 2014
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Pending home sales picking up, stil...

(Housing News) According to the National Association of Realtors,

Apr 28, 2014
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Top 10 most rapidly recovering hous...

(Housing News) Housing is recovering in America at an

Apr 07, 2014

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Apple receives patent for flexible displays

Aug 28, 20141 Comment554 Views

(Tech News) Apple was granted a patent that will allow them to incorporate flexible displays into future product releases.

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Linkredirector: URL shortener, send...

(Tech News) Linkredirector is a cloud-service offering a way

Aug 26, 2014
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When will you be able to sneak a pe...

(Tech News) Microsoft to unveil its new Windows OS

Aug 24, 2014
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(Tech News) ShopSavvy has eliminated the need to sign

Aug 21, 2014

Social Media

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How to actually maximize your social media efforts [cheat sheet]

Aug 26, 2014No Comments1227 Views

(Social Media) Social media has become a noisy vacuum, so wasting time is easy, but to keep your efforts targeted, here are the stats you'll need to absorb.

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Automate and recycle soci...

(Social Media) Edgar automates, sorts, and keeps track of

Aug 19, 2014
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Vellum: beautiful way to ...

(Social Media) Vellum was created as an experiment that

Aug 14, 2014
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(Social Media) IntroNet makes it easy to track introductions

Aug 11, 2014

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6 surprising things startup investors don’t want

Aug 20, 2014No Comments1395 Views

(Editorial) Startup investors are busy and they're considering hundreds of companies at any given time, so be sure you know how NOT to waste their time or annoy

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Firm says Zillow/Trulia have potent...

(Editorial) While the industry reflects on Zillow's acquisition of

Aug 05, 2014
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(Editorial) The IKEA Family Card and other retailers' discount

Jul 25, 2014
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(Editorial) Reading habits have dramatically changed and are continuing

Jul 23, 2014

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    family-dollar

    Family Dollar rejects Dollar General proposal, what now?

    (Business News) Dollar General offers Family Dollar a lucrative merger, which the company promptly rejected in favor of the Dollar Tree deal.

    solutions

    3 ways successful startups solve consumers’ problems

    (Business) Startups that succeed have some commonalities that can be duplicated at any sized new brand, or one looking to expand.

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    Starbucks wants to bring your favorite brew even closer via truck

    (Business News) Starbucks wants to bring your favorite brew even closer. Mobile stores will be tested on three college campuses.

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    Practical skills every tech startup business person needs

    (Business News) Whether looking to start or join a tech startup as the go-to business person, there are skills required and often lacking in the

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    Is Zillow lying to brokers to trick them into giving up direct data feeds?

    (Business News) In a letter obtained by Realuoso.com, it appears that Zillow is contacting brokers claiming their feed is not showing up in Zillow, but

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    Can being a follower make you a great leader?

    (Business News) Can you be a leader and go with the flow, or will you simply be trampled by your employees? Let's talk about improving

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    Glassdoor now lets you compare perks, benefits offered at companies

    (Business News) Glassdoor, the Yelp of job hunting, now offers benefits comparisons and reviews, adding even more transparency to the business world.

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    NLRB ruling against McDonald’s: impact on small biz?

    (Business News) As the NLRB rules that McDonald's is jointly liable for their franchisors' labor and wage violations, we must ask how this ruling impacts

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    Restaurant gives surprise discounts for “public praying”

    (Business News) To reward people for just being good people, one North Carolina restaurant is giving 15% off to customers that offer gratitude before eating.

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    Does being beautiful equal a better career and more money?

    (Business News) Looking at studies from various fields over time, it is clear that being beautiful gives some people an advantage in the workforce. But

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    What most frequently leads employees to quit?

    (Business News) Workplace annoyances can lead to major frustration for employees: what drives an employee to quit and how can you prevent it.

    productivity

    Do longer work weeks equal greater productivity?

    (Business News) As the lines between personal and professional time continue to blur, it is important to know the effect longer hours can have on