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Steve Strauss

Senior small business columnist at USA TODAY and author of 15 books, including The Small Business Bible, Steve is your host here at

Episode 16: Law school for Entrepreneurs

Steve is a recovering lawyer, and he interviews Clint Costa, a practicing lawyer in Chicago who teaches a class for entrepreneurs that covers issues...

Episode 15: Tom Hopkins

Steve talks selling with world-renowned Tom Hopkins.

4 Smart Ways to Save Money On Your Next Computer Purchase

When it’s time for your freelance business to invest in new computers or technology, the are a few ways to get more and still spend less. Here's how

Episode 14: Branding

How do you brand your business? Steve interviews Anahid Lisa Derbabian of Integrity Communications to discuss branding and marketing.

Why Twitter is an Amazing Tool for the Self-Employed

There are four main reasons why it's smart (and not too late) for any self-employed businessperson to still jump on the Twitter bandwagon, including

Why This Is The Greatest Time Ever To Become Self-Employed

For the self-employed entrepreneur, this is as fundamental a shift in business as the Industrial Revolution. And if you are not figuring it out, you are missing out on an incredible opportunity.

5 Ways To Reduce Your Health Care Costs

With health care costs continuing to rise, is there any way to keep you costs down? You bet. Here are 5 great ways

What Is The Best Way To Form Your Business When You...

When you own your own business, there are four ways to form your business, and each will have an effect on your taxes, profits, and more. Which is best for you?

On Taking Risks When You Are Self-Employed

While you can never reduce the risk altogether when you own your own business, savvy business owners know how to manage and reduce that risk. Here's how

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