Friday 5 for the Week of June 22, 2015


NFL Hall of Famer Fran Tarkenton is recruiting entrepreneurs

By: CNN Money

Fran Tarkenton is always looking for aspiring entrepreneurs. And when he finds them, there’s a good chance the Hall of Famer will hand over a scholarship to the Tarkenton Certificate… 3 minute read

Our Partner NOW Corp is Providing Funding to Grow for Women Entrepreneurs

By: GoSmallBiz

GoSmallBiz partner NOW Corp is launching a great new program to help women entrepreneurs get access to the capital they need to run and grow their businesses. The program is… 3 minute read

Business Mentoring Preview: Creating a Successful Kickstarter Campaign

With: Fran Tarkenton and Jonathan Pascual

Early on in the startup stage, Jonathan Pascual knew that he would be short of funds to open the door for Taproom Coffee. To help get things started, he turned to a Kickstarter campaign… Watch episode

[Video] Small Biz Stories: Learning What Not to Do, with Simms Jenkins

By: Dan Fontaine

Working for a series of startups during the dot-com era, Simms Jenkins learned a lot about what not to do, lessons that have helped him make BrightWave Marketing more successful… 2 minute video

4 Ways to Make Money and Save Time on Social Media

By: Ted Jenkin

You can use social media to make money—or to save time, and time is money! Some smart money moves can help you run your business smarter on social… 3 minute read


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