Is Your Content Marketing Stuck in the Corner? Let That Baby Out!

The Next Web presents an excellent article entitled “5 Content Distribution Channels You Might Be Overlooking.” As many small businesses embrace content marketing to educate, grow and engage prospects and customers, they soon realize that development is just the beginning of the process. Content distribution is necessary if the investment is to pay off. Of

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The “Sharks” Extend Their Brand to the Bookshelf

As fans of the television reality series, Shark Tank, where inventors and entrepreneurs can pitch their products to potential investors, we were excited to hear the “sharks” released a book featuring advice for new business owners and others interested in growing their business, Shark Tank Jump Start Your Business:  How to Launch and Grow a

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Can We Deduct Charitable Contributions and Other FAQs to the IRS for Small Businesses

The IRS doesn’t play around.  They want their money and their conviction rate and subsequent penalties are substantial.  Take Al Capone for example.  Wanted by the FBI, he was allegedly responsible for all sorts of murders, prostitution rings, bootlegging, bribery and more and yet he went to jail for tax evasion.  More recently, baseball slugger/gambler

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A Marketing Study of the Big Hat and a Newsjack

The Fashion Police may have pooh-poohed the designer duds of Grammy Award-winning and Oscar-nominated artist and producer Pharrell Williams, but the fast food chain Arby’s liked them just fine. In particular, the Mountie-looking hat that Pharrell wore and Arby’s mentioned in a series of tweets generated an astounding 80,000-and counting retweets and 50,000-plus favorites on

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