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Social Media “Do’s” For Your Small Business

Twitter, facebook and other social media can be great tools to bring awareness to your small business and communicate with consumers. Like any other aspect of your small business there is a right and wrong way to do things when it comes to social media.

CBS Seattle–07/10/2012

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Is Consumerization of IT Infiltrating Your Business? Consumer = You’re Not In Control

To see an example, let’s look at Waste Management’s experience when the company replaced the established enterprise hardware and software with consumer-market tablets. Waste Management experienced a serious repercussion to the decision to switch.  The […]

CBS Seattle–07/09/2012

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Best Ways to Keep a Positive Environment in a Small Business

When your business has less than 50 employees, it’s easy to become “ingrown” and make those water cooler conversations uglier than they need to be. Here are some tips on making your office environment pleasant.

07/05/2012

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Tablets, Not Always a Laptop Replacement

Bill Martin the CIO of Royal Caribbean claims, “The iPad is an incredibly personal device.” Royal Caribbean is taking a gamble by putting iPads in all staterooms of the newly-renovated cruise ship, Splendor of the […]

CBS Seattle–07/02/2012

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Tablets! They’re Coming to a Business Near You!

As you know… tablets, iPads, netbooks, Blackberry’s, Androids, iPhones are all the rage. Other than all the rage, this technology is:   • Highly desired! • HOT and trendy! • Just in its infancy • […]

06/29/2012

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Social Media “Don’ts” For Small Business Owners

Whether you’re a Twitter addict or haven’t even created a facebook page for your small business yet, there are a few things you should know NOT to do when using social media as a way to promote your business.

CBS Seattle–06/29/2012

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Small Business: Tips on Getting Started

If the idea of having your own small business excites you, here are some tips on getting started.

06/28/2012

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How to Find (and Hire) Employees for Your Small Business

Finding the right employees for your small business can be a daunting task. But it doesn’t have to be. Here are some go-to resources for locating (and hiring) the right person for the job.

06/27/2012

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Profile: The House Committee On Small Business

If you’re a small business owner, knowing who The House Committee On Small Business is and what they do is vital to the success of your business.

CBS Seattle–06/27/2012

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