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2009 Redesign

The first stage, of our 2009 redesign is now live.


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Make Your Copy Bulletproof

Whether you are writing a simple article, a cornerstone blog post, or a landing page designed to breathe life into your budding dreams, there might be nothing more important than the care you give to crafting your argument.


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Know How Your Bank Thinks

Bankers say that small-business owners looking for a loan should start by knowing which business measures — debt-to-equity ratio, for example, or net margins — lenders focus on when evaluating loan applications in their industry.


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What The Recession Should Have Taught You

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During this recession we have all seen many changes in business including some closing, cutting of staff, higher prices in some, shorter hours of operation and more.


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ColorTyme Franchisees See Big Future In Canton

Canton, Ohio is now the home of a new ColorTyme store – co-owned by Tony Trombley and Tom Smith.


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Niche Biz: Evalusafe

As the frailty of growing older begins to set in, many people insist on staying put in their homes rather than moving into senior-living facilities.


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Smarter IT Projects

Like air travel, IT projects deliver too little, too late, for too much.


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The Costly Card-Check

The Employee Free Choice Act of 2009 has franchises lobbying politicians to block the legislation that could ‘dramatically increase labor costs.’ As of early May, there were reports in the national media that a compromise bill was being drafted by Democratic Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, who was said to be holding private meetings with a minority group of Democrats opposed to the legislation in its current form, including Sen.


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Kristi G Bags Look Good And Hide Baby Wipes Too

A thought came to me one day about pulling out a wipe directly from the bag.


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Are You Being Paid For Your Time

The problem is that there’s no cost difference to the HR department between getting 10 people to take an online course versus getting 10,000 to take it.