Vanessa Gray named CFO for Data Age Business Systems

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Nick Cramer Named Director of Technical Support for Data Age Business Systems

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“I Ask for A Truce”- Behind the Scenes of the NPA

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Bad Business Reputation Proves Deal Breaker for 90% of Online Shoppers

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10 Ways to Make Your Small Business Instagrammable

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PPC Pitfalls to Avoid as a Small Business Owner

PPC Pitfalls to Avoid as a Small Business Owner

Social media offers a wealth of opportunities for main street store owners. By engaging with existing customers and reaching out to new ones, a small business can significantly enhance and promote its brand and ultimately improve its bottom line by utilizing and...

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How to Deal With High Turnover at Your Store

How to Deal With High Turnover at Your Store

Based on the interview and other ideas, we’ve come up with five tips for what to look for when you choose a customer loyalty program. Some of the tips apply as well to choosing a gift card program.  Look for these attributes when choosing a loyalty program and/or a...

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The Pros and Cons of Selling on Amazon

The Pros and Cons of Selling on Amazon

Syama Meagher, CEO of Scaling Retail, says the brands she works with have plenty to worry about when it comes to Amazon.com. Meagher draws on her experience at Barneys, Macy's and Gucci in her current role as retail strategist, where she has taken on tasks ranging...

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6 Features of Effective Loyalty Programs

6 Features of Effective Loyalty Programs

Over the last 10 years, social networks have evolved into being a necessity for businesses. Every business you know now has Facebook and Twitter pages, and they are all creating content. In the rush to get on board, many small businesses have skipped the intent and...

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5 Important Things I Learned About Buying Rare Coins

5 Important Things I Learned About Buying Rare Coins

Turnover is part of life in retailing. After all, this industry tends to attract young employees, part-time workers and others who may see retail as a stepping stone rather than a career path. Still, when turnover is higher than usual, it can leave you struggling. If...

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15 Benefits of Hiring Military Veterans

15 Benefits of Hiring Military Veterans

It’s tough to find good help these days. According to one recent survey by Silicon Valley Bank, four out of five US businesses are planning to increase their headcount over the course of 2017 — but 90 percent of executives say they’re finding it extremely challenging...

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How Even Small Businesses Can Set Goals Like Google

How Even Small Businesses Can Set Goals Like Google

We often hear about Google's oddball "Moonshot" projects -- from using balloons to bring internet to isolated areas to developing self-driving cars -- but according to at least one of the company's former execs, Google's obsession with shooting for the stars actually...

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Prepping for eBay Ban on Active Content

Prepping for eBay Ban on Active Content

"In mid-2017 eBay will begin to turn off active content. Make sure your item looks good with active content turned off by previewing it now." You probably have seen the above message appear on your listings. Beginning in June of this year, eBay will begin suppressing...

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5 Tips for Running a Successful Business

5 Tips for Running a Successful Business

When it comes to success, I’ve always believed in the saying, The length of our life is finite, but its wideness depends on us. This philosophy just means that our purpose is to achieve grand things and widen the scope of our lives in the short time we have.

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Does Performance-Based Pay Really Work?

Does Performance-Based Pay Really Work?

Small business owners who don’t want to give employees permanent pay increases may be using performance-based pay — such as bonuses or profit-sharing arrangements — to reward employees without putting too much stress on their business finances. But it turns out this...

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Silver Set To Extend Bullish Run For Ninth Week

Silver Set To Extend Bullish Run For Ninth Week

"In mid-2017 eBay will begin to turn off active content. Make sure your item looks good with active content turned off by previewing it now." You probably have seen the above message appear on your listings. Beginning in June of this year, eBay will begin suppressing...

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Your Small Business Should Outsource These Marketing Tasks

Your Small Business Should Outsource These Marketing Tasks

Here’s a list of all the things business owners may want to consider outsourcing in 2017. Just note that depending on your business you may not have to do all of these. Also note that you don’t have to do it all at once. You can ease into it as your budget...

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