Kristine Hansen

Kristine Hansen is a business writer for Intuit and is passionate about solving small business problems.

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    Stephen Denny on Squashing Giants in the Business World

    by on February 16, 2012

    Although Stephen Denny helped shape big brands like Sony, OnStar, and Iomega, the marketing guru also champions small businesses. In his first book, Killing Giants: 10 Strategies to Topple the Goliath in Your Industry, he tackles million-dollar questions, such…

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  • Talking QuickBooks Customer Care with Anna McCormick

    by on February 3, 2012

    Anna McCormick (pictured), customer care leader for QuickBooks, knows that lost time means lost money for small-business owners. So, she has a simple goal for her team: Resolve customers’ issues and snags with the accounting software as fast as humanly possi…

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    Entrepreneur Sells Restaurant on His Own Terms

    by on November 29, 2011

    Sooner or later, you’ll ponder the idea of selling your business. But will you do it?

    That’s the question Michael Diedrick asked himself as the three-year anniversary of The National Cafe & Takeaway approached. When Diedrick opened The National in Dec…

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    Recycled-T-Shirt Company Grows with Social Media Help

    by on November 8, 2011

    Tim Cigelske was always drawn to quirky T-shirts yet frustrated by their prices. “I got really sick of paying $25 for a T-shirt that’s going to be entertaining for about a week because it’s got a certain slogan on it,” he explains. “It’s kind of a …

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