Friday 5 for January 20th, 2017

GSB TV: Getting Started with Facebook Live With: Jay Moore and Edwin Bevens Facebook Live is a platform that gives small business owners new opportunities to build relationships with customers and clients, and a great way to reach people with… Watch session How Small Failures Help You Avoid a Big One By: Fran Tarkenton American […]

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GSB TV: Getting Started with Facebook Live

This week on the GSB TV Digital Marketing Show, Jay Moore and Edwin Bevens discuss how small business owners can start using Facebook Live—Facebook’s live-streaming platform that allows anyone to broadcast video in real time to friends or people who have liked your page. This relatively new marketing platform gives small business owners new opportunities […]

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Midweek Reading: Luck, Training, and Job Descriptions

How much of a role has luck played in your career? Successes like Warren Buffett and Fred Wilson openly credit luck for almost all of their success, but many others refuse to admit luck plays any part at all. Is there a right balance to strike? (New York Times) Many economists believe worker training programs […]

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How Small Failures Help You Avoid a Big One

American optimism has launched many businesses. But it’s all too easy for enthusiastic entrepreneurs to think that they can push through problems by sheer optimism. As I have found out in my years in business, though, if you don’t deal with reality, reality will surely deal with you. There’s actually recent scientific research to back […]

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W-2 vs. 1099-MISC

Tax season is coming up again, and that means it’s time to get all the right forms and paperwork for your business to ensure you avoid errors and fines. The two forms, W-2 and 1099-MISC, are both wage statements for workers, but they represent very different types of workers, and getting it wrong can be […]

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The Right Way to Go into Business with a Partner

Starting a business up with a partner is a great idea—not only does a business partner effectively halve the staggering amount of work that comes with forming a new company, but having a partner also means having someone to talk to and bounce ideas off of. For many sole-proprietorships, the only employee on the payroll […]

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Friday 5 for January 13th, 2017

GSB TV: How to Excel at Time Management With: Matt Tarkenton and Will Adams No matter who you are or what you do, everyone is working with the same 24 hours in the day to get everything done. And in the modern world, it is easy to become… Watch session The Circle of Technology By: […]

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