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Love or Hate It, Why Predictive Analytics is the Next Big Thing

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 9:00am
One of the most valuable business uses of predictive analytics is in marketing and sales.
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How to Keep Your Startup Afloat (Infographic)

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 8:44am
Most startups struggle with scalability. Here's how to keep your small business on a sustainable growth path after you set sail.
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7 Qualities of a Good Email

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 8:35am
There are times when phone and face-to-face conversations are more efficient and productive, but in most cases, email is a near-perfect medium for communication--as long as it's used correctly. Here are the seven qualities of a successful email.
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The Secret to Keeping Young Fans Engrossed, According to an MLB Manager

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 8:30am
Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon believes the league should take advantage of technology to capture young fans' attention.
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The Inside Sales Revolution and the Pull Towards Sales Acceleration

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 8:30am
The modern sales landscape will serve as the new bridge between buyer and seller.
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4 Ways to Raise "Smart Money"

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 8:30am
Not all funding is created equal. Find individuals or companies that will add value, not just capital, to your business.
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Be Like James Bond – 4 Lessons From Y Combinator

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 8:23am
What do they teach in Y Combinator?
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Is It Easy To Be a Good VC? No, It’s Pretty Hard

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 8:15am
How easy is it to be a good venture capitalist?
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30 Expert Marketers You Should Follow on LinkedIn and Twitter

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 8:14am
Want to stay up on the latest and greatest marketing tactics? These are the people you should be following.
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The Importance of Listening to Your Employees

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 8:14am
Want to know what is wrong with your business? Ask your employees, and pay attention to what they say and what they don't say.
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Lessons from Google's Failed Quest to Run a Business Without Managers

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 8:05am
Are managers necessary? Google got rid of managers and in the process found out what matters most.
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Do Food Stamps Boost Entrepreneurship?

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 8:00am
A Harvard professor looks at the relationship between eligibility for social safety net programs and new business formation, with surprising results.
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Resources for the Growth of Latino-Owned Businesses

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 7:44am
National Hispanic Month shines light on Latin-owned busnesses
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Poverty Rate Drops for the First Time Since 2006

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 7:42am
The drop signals good news for the economy, but median incomes remain lower than pre-recession levels.
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A Business Owner's Guide to Taking Calculated Risks

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 7:40am
Not all risks are created equal in business. There's a stark difference between good risk and bad risk. The former is calculated while the latter is foolish.
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5 Characteristics of Exceptional Leaders

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 7:30am
You can only have exceptional growth, if you have exceptional leadership.
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6 Big Reasons to Use LinkedIn More Like Twitter

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 7:30am
Why you should seriously bulk up your number of connections on Linkedin.
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The Real Reason Most Entrepreneurs Succeed

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 7:15am
It's not capital or connections or a great idea. Those certainly help, but this matters most.
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Avoid This Common Startup Pricing Mistake

Inc Small Business - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 7:00am
Startup expert Steve Blank outlines how new companies should--and should not--set prices.

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Sam Altman's Next Big Move for Y Combinator

Inc Small Business - Tue, 09/16/2014 - 10:00am
The new head of the renowned startup accelerator is spinning the elite startup bootcamp into an official Stanford University course--free for anyone to view online. Why would he do this? He wants more startups.
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