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What To Do When You Lose That Big Client

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When you own your own business, what do you do when the big client moves on? Panic? Nope. Here's how to make the best of a bad situation

PROFILE: How One Small Company Used Free Google Tools To Grow Big

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Check out how one small online company used some free tools from Google and their own nimbleness to really grow their business
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The Secret Ingredient To Long-Term Business Success

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What is your recipe for consistent business success? If you don't have one, you need one. Here's how to create a reliable money-making recipe
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Using Craigslist To Find Work

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There are plenty of opportunities to find work on Craigslist. Almost too many. Learn how to be a power user and make Craigslist work for you.
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VIDEO: How To Keep Customers Coming Back Again And Again

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How do you keep customers coming back again and again? In this video, Steve speaks with some successful small business owners who have learned a few secrets and share them with you

Maximizing Social Media

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When you freelance or otherwise are self-employed, how do you maximize your social media efforts? There are a few things you can do, including

Why Twitter is an Amazing Tool for the Self-Employed

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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

How to Restart a Small Business After An Absence

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Sometime, a self-employed business has to shut down for a while. How to restart a business after an absence, what do you do when that happens?

TAKE THE QUIZ: Will Your Customers Stay, or Will they Go?

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Your customers: Will they stay or will they go? If they stay there may be trouble, but if they go there will be double!
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PRIMER: Creating Advertising That Really Works

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Many of us run our own businesses on a tight budget – so what kinds of advertising works when you can’t afford to make a mistake as a self-employed person?