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A guide to business incubators: where to find them and how to use them

Looking for that extra push to get your company off the ground and running? A business incubator may be exactly what you’re looking for. Read this guide to find out what it is, how it can help you, and where to find one that will work for you.

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Payroll by Wave is free for 30 days for all American businesses

Whoever said the best things in life can’t be free? Now American businesses can enjoy a 30-day free trial of Payroll by Wave, and experience on-time employee payments, direct deposit, and simplified taxes*. It’s easy to set up—you don’t need to enter a credit card—and your free trial starts when you run your first payroll. […]

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How to validate your big idea

So you think you’ve got a great idea for a business, but how can you be sure it’s truly the next big thing? This blog post will walk you through one of the most important steps you can take before you launch a new business—validating your idea.

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Call a stranger part one: the phone isn’t dead

This month we’re exploring how to use the phone as an effective tool to grow your business. In part one of our four part series, Mary Jane Copps, owner of The Phone Lady, explains why the phone is still one of the best ways to build a relationship and close a deal.

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Growing your business: when to hire a contractor

If you want to grow your business, there will come a time when you can’t—and shouldn’t—do everything yourself. Here are four tips to help you decide if it’s the right time to take on a contractor.

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Imposter syndrome: how to recognize and overcome it

Many people find it hard to truly own their accomplishments, and feel like they’re one mistake away from everyone realizing they’re a fraud. Learn how to recognize imposter syndrome, and how to truly own your success.

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Recruiting tips: five ways to reduce your cost-per-hire

If you want the best possible return on investment for your recruiting efforts, the number one metric you need to consider is cost-per-hire. Here are five great tips to help you spend less on finding great people.

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The newbie’s guide to market research

Market research is the key to knowing your customer better, so you can be more strategic when it comes to marketing and product development. But how do you actually do it? This comprehensive guide covers everything you need to know to get started.

Building an awesome brand: part 4

Building an awesome brand part four: brand story

In the fourth and final part of our series on small business brand building, we’ll cover how to bring together your mission, positioning, and visual identity into a cohesive and consistent brand story.