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Small Business Owners: Sometimes You Gotta Be, Well, a Jerk

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Being the nice guy or gal doesn't always work. There are situations when you have to be tougher than you may be used to, but tough you must be.

PROFILE: How One Immigrant Tapped Her Community To Start Her Business

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What if we told you there was an easy way to get the help you need to start or grow your own business and that help won’t cost you much money?

Real Estate 2.0 – So You Wanna Be A Self-Employed Real Estate Mogul?

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What's that, you would like to become a real estate mogul but are not sure how? Here's how you make money in real estate, and even how to start with little money down

Solopreneurs: Don’t Dismiss the Idea of Becoming a Franchise Owner

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Most people don't know enough about franchising to rule it out. Franchise ownership is a great fit for the self-employed for many reasons, including

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

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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.

Get Out of the Garage! The Surprising Lessons of Silicon Valley for the Self-Employed

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In this guest blog, author and serial entrepreneur Victor Hwang explains how the self-employed can learn from what the Silicon Valley does right such as

5 Tips for Pricing Your Services When You’re Self-Employed

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How do you know how much to charge when you work for yourself? Good question. Here's how to price your services like a pro

The Secret Ingredient To A Successful Solo Startup

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To start a business you need guts, grit, and determination, not to mention a great product, but there's one single thing that makes the difference...
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Ask Them What They Want, Then Give Them What They Want

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If there’s one thing that any freelance business person can do to find success and promote growth, it’s taking advantage of SCORE. Learn more now.
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6 Great Ways to Get Feedback on That Big Idea of Yours

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How do you know if you really have a good idea for a new freelance business? Learn how to be sure your new idea will work. There are 6 great ways to get