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September 8th, 2018 by

Tips, Trends and Resources for Entrepreneurs This week’s roundup of “How To” articles, educational resources and upcoming events, business news and success stories recommended by SBE Council President & CEO Karen Kerrigan. Small Business Resource of the Month – SBA Guide to Emergency Preparedness September is National Preparedness Month, and with Hurricane Season upon us as […]

August 26th, 2018 by

Tips, Trends and Business Intelligence for Entrepreneurs Here’s the latest roundup of the best content, “how to” information, and tips from a variety of our favorite sources and experts. In addition: upcoming webinars and inspirational success stories. Yours in entrepreneurship and small business success, Karen Kerrigan, President & CEO On Twitter: @KarenKerrigan   Resource of the […]

August 23rd, 2018 by

Small Business Insider   by Karen Kerrigan- The economy is going strong and more people are looking to start businesses. That’s always good news – especially during Startup Week – because entrepreneurship and startup activity have suffered over the past decade or more. A stronger economy, higher confidence and better policies are creating a more favorable environment […]

August 19th, 2018 by

Tips, Trends and Business Intelligence for Entrepreneurs Here’s the latest roundup of the best content, “how to” information, and tips from a variety of our favorite sources and experts. In addition: upcoming webinars, policy news, and inspirational success stories. Yours in entrepreneurship and small business success,    Karen Kerrigan, President & CEO    Featured Content  Want […]

August 12th, 2018 by

Tips, Trends and Business Intelligence for Entrepreneurs Here’s the latest roundup of the best content, “how to” information, and tips from a variety of our favorite sources and experts. In addition: upcoming webinars, policy news, and inspirational success stories. Yours in entrepreneurship and small business success,   Karen Kerrigan President & CEO, Small Business & Entrepreneurship […]

August 6th, 2018 by

Small Business Insider National Farmer’s Market Week, August 5-11 By Karen Kerrigan- Who doesn’t love a farmer’s market? The colors, sounds and atmosphere are lively but relaxing. The experience can be highly cathartic. And of course, there’s the opportunity to support local farmers and food entrepreneurs. August 5-11 is National Farmer’s Market Week, and I […]

August 5th, 2018 by

Here’s this week’s roundup of “How To” articles, educational resources and upcoming events, business news and success stories recommended by SBE Council President & CEO Karen Kerrigan. Sales, Marketing and Branding Twitter Chat Roundup: How to Attract and Retain Customers, Groupon Merchant.  “On July 26, small business thought leaders, advocates, and industry experts came together to share […]

July 27th, 2018 by

Small Business Insider: Business Success Strategies By Barbara Weltman- The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act created new tax incentives in “qualified opportunity zones” (QOZs, or Opportunity Zones). These are areas designated by a state (and approved by the IRS) as economically-distressed communities for which the new tax incentives apply. The tax incentives are designed to […]

July 21st, 2018 by

Small Business Insider: Business Success Strategies By Barbara Weltman- In today’s highly partisan environment, there have been numerous stories reported in the media of merchants and restaurants refusing service to certain patrons. Leaving politics aside, if you own a store, restaurant, or other business, can you legally refuse service? Does the phrase “we reserve the […]

July 21st, 2018 by

Here’s this week’s roundup of “How To” articles, educational resources and upcoming events, business news and success stories recommended by SBE Council President & CEO Karen Kerrigan. Marketing and Branding The Psychology of Logo Design: How Fonts, Colors, Shapes and Lines Influence Purchase Decisions, CrowdSpring. “Nothing should be arbitrary. It’s in your best interest to make […]

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