on April 2, 2013
Spring has a way of making everything fresh again, including opportunities for small businesses! In that spirit, Intuit plans to help 15 more small-business owners get what they need this season through our Small Business Growing Strong campaign.
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on March 13, 2013
A business’s rating with the Better Business Bureau can make a difference in the number of consumers it attracts. Savvy customers may check these scores — often viewed as stamps of approval — before deciding to do business with a particular company.
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on February 11, 2013
Is it easy for customers to find you? The answer to that question may rely heavily on how your small business ranks in local search results.
Local search gives priority to neighborhood pages in the results that show up on Google, Bing, and other search engi…Read » Views: 2,467
on February 5, 2013
When it comes to the entertainment business, the show must always go on. But on July 19, 2002, the Kitchener Waterloo Little Theatre (KWLT) in Ontario, Canada suffered a tragic setback that imperiled the legendary community theatre to such a degree that few in…Read » Views: 1,185
on February 4, 2013
Roadwork is a fact of life in the developed world. But while it’s an inconvenience for you as a driver, it can be devastating for a small business if your driveway or signage is blocked by street closures, scaffolds, and other construction — not to mention th…Read » Views: 2,187
on January 31, 2013
December 12, 2012 was supposed to be the luckiest date on the calendar last year. But while 12/12/12 may have delivered auspicious realities for some, this particular occasion bestowed anything but upon Christopher Sapp and his employees at Golden Isles Line…Read » Views: 1,934
on January 21, 2013
American consumers love a good farmers market: The succulent fruits and vegetables. The tempting sights, sounds, and smells. The feeling of rubbing shoulders with neighbors and coming home with delicious, organic goods at reasonable prices.
For small-business…Read » Views: 3,112
on January 18, 2013
After serving eight years in the U.S. Navy, Danielle McCray wanted to start her own business as both a way to give back to her community of Florence, South Carolina, and to help secure a positive future for her son.
“When I got out of the Navy,” she remembers…Read » Views: 2,123