Tag Archives: small business owner

Go Local on the Web – Twitter Chat – 09.27.11

If you're a small business owner with a physical storefront, then you don't want to miss Business on Main's first-ever Twitter chat "Go Local on the Web." In this moderated chat, learn how other entrepreneurs used the Internet to drive foot traffic to their stores, increase sales and improve customer relations.

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5 Ways to Spot a Nightmare Client

Before you take on that new client, make sure your eagerness now is not going to set you up for a headache later. Examine that first phone call or meeting to make sure you're not about to have a nightmare client on your hands. If that potential client utters one of these 5 phrases, you might want to run in the opposite direction.

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Financing Your Small Business

Finding money can be one of the biggest hurdles for a small business owner. Whether you desire to open a chain of restaurants or an Internet-only business, capital is required to fund your dreams. Here we will explore the different types of funding available to you: Debt financing includes any money you will pay back. It does not require you to give up equity in your company and can be a good choice for entrepreneurs who have not been able to attract the attention of investors. This type of financing...

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