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Simple Habits to Improve Your Critical Thinking Skills

If there’s one skill common to all of history’s greatest minds, it’s probably critical thinking. Critical thinking, which involves reasoning and processing information in...
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How Small Businesses Can Entice Entry-Level Employees

More than half of small businesses plan to hire entry-level employees in 2019, according to a recent survey by Clutch. Today’s thriving job market...
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Practices to Ensure a Great Customer Service at Your Business

They’re the reason you’re in business, and if you play your cards right, they’re the reason you’re successful. Customers are and should be the...

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How the SBDC Continues to Help MokiPops Popsicle Company Grow and Succeed – Amber Kahn & Mark Collier

The idea of starting your own business might sound daunting at first, but the good...

The 9 Most Common Mistakes an Entrepreneur Makes and How to Overcome Them – Skip Prichard, Author of The Book of Mistakes

Extraordinary success requires self-motivation, mental toughness, and a desire to disrupt the status quo. You...

The Advantages of Adopting a Franchise Model for Your Business – Tom DuFore, Big Sky Franchise

Many entrepreneurs dream of expanding their business concept to multiple locations, and franchising could be...

The Gathering Spot: A Private Membership Club for Atlanta’s Entrepreneurial Community – Ryan Wilson, CEO

According to Small Business Labs, the number of people using co-working spaces globally will reach...

From Trailer to Triumph: How Atlanta’s Sweet Auburn BBQ Became a Favorite Among Foodies – Anita & Howard Hsu, Owners

According to the Georgia Restaurant Association, industry sales are predicted to exceed $25 billion by...

What Matters Most to Your Staff? The Answer Might Surprise You – Scott Mautz, Best-Selling author of “Make it Matter”

Every entrepreneur knows there is no perfect formula to achieve success. However, having exceptional leadership...

The Atlanta Small Business Show on Peachtree TV: Episode 11 – [05.11.19]

Want your business featured on The Atlanta Small Business Show? Tell us your story! And...

Positive Leadership: How to Increase Efficiency, Collaboration, and Fulfillment From the Top Down – Jon Gordon, Business Consultant & Author

According to a report from the World Economic Forum, workplace positivity increases when employees are...

How Atlanta Born CaJa Popcorn Continues to Bootstrap Its Way to Success – Nick McCormick, Owner

As Atlanta’s food scene blossoms with help from the BeltLine, Ponce City Market, and other...
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How the SBDC Continues to Help MokiPops Popsicle Company Grow and Succeed – Amber...

The idea of starting your own business might sound daunting at first, but the good news is, you don’t have to do it alone. There are nearly 1,000 small business development centers across the country that provide resources at...
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The 9 Most Common Mistakes an Entrepreneur Makes and How to Overcome Them –...

Extraordinary success requires self-motivation, mental toughness, and a desire to disrupt the status quo. You have to recognize and release the low-level thinking that holds you back. Here to help us understand what it really takes to become a...
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The Advantages of Adopting a Franchise Model for Your Business – Tom DuFore, Big...

Many entrepreneurs dream of expanding their business concept to multiple locations, and franchising could be the perfect opportunity to scale up. But how do you know when it’s the right time to expand your business? And how do you...
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The Gathering Spot: A Private Membership Club for Atlanta’s Entrepreneurial Community – Ryan Wilson,...

According to Small Business Labs, the number of people using co-working spaces globally will reach 3.8 million by 2020. And with flexible scheduling, networking potential, and opportunities to collaborate with other entrepreneurs, it’s easy to see why. Our guest...
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From Trailer to Triumph: How Atlanta’s Sweet Auburn BBQ Became a Favorite Among Foodies...

According to the Georgia Restaurant Association, industry sales are predicted to exceed $25 billion by the end of this year with 50% of restaurant owners saying their business is stronger than it was two years ago. Two of these...
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How Georgia Continues to Dominate the FinTech Industry – Larry Williams, President & CEO...

The Atlanta Small Business Network was recently on-location at the 2019 Fintech South Conference where we caught up with Larry Williams, President, and CEO of TAG (Technology Association of Georgia).  According to Larry, FinTech is to Georgia, is what investment...
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What Matters Most to Your Staff? The Answer Might Surprise You – Scott Mautz,...

Every entrepreneur knows there is no perfect formula to achieve success. However, having exceptional leadership skills, and the ability to inspire others will enhance your business ten-fold. On today’s show, we learn the secrets of building a high-performing business...

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The Advantages of Adopting a Franchise Model for Your Business –...

Many entrepreneurs dream of expanding their business concept to multiple locations, and franchising could be the perfect opportunity to scale up. But how do...

How Franchise Business Ownership is Attracting the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs...

The franchise business model has solidified its place in our economy as a stable producer of ownership and employment opportunities. It has the potential...

How to Choose the Right Franchise for Your Future – Leslie...

Owning your own business is a big undertaking, but with hard work, you can be rewarded ten-fold. If you’re not interested in creating a...
critical thinking

Simple Habits to Improve Your Critical Thinking Skills

If there’s one skill common to all of history’s greatest minds, it’s probably critical thinking. Critical thinking, which involves reasoning and processing information in a deliberate and systematic way, is deemed to be such an important intellectual skill, that...
entry-level employees

How Small Businesses Can Entice Entry-Level Employees

More than half of small businesses plan to hire entry-level employees in 2019, according to a recent survey by Clutch. Today’s thriving job market means that job-seekers may be considering multiple job offers. Yet, nearly one-third of small businesses...
customer service

Practices to Ensure a Great Customer Service at Your Business

They’re the reason you’re in business, and if you play your cards right, they’re the reason you’re successful. Customers are and should be the beginning, middle, and end of everything your business does. The trouble is that every customer...
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6 Ways Business Credit Cards Can Help You Grow Your Business

You have a great new idea for your business. You have put all the basic research that you need into it, and you've determined that the idea is a winner. The only hiccup that you may face is finding...
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How To Create A Social Media Content Plan For Your Small Business

Many small business owners are very scared of these three words - social media plan. In fact, some are terrified of it. But in reality, there is nothing to be afraid of! Once you understand the logic of it...
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Embracing an Ethical Business Culture

Increasingly, customers are scrutinizing the businesses and corporations they visit and hold their practices under a microscope. Consumers expect ethical behavior from companies and once a reputation is lost, it is almost impossible for a company to gain it...
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6 Things You Need to Know Before Starting an SEO Campaign

SEO can feel like a never-ending process, with constant challenges getting in the way of consistent rankings. You might think you have developed a proven formula, but an algorithm update can change everything. Most successful site owners tend to...
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What You Can Learn about Pitching Your Business from the Latest Season of Shark...

You’re an entrepreneur, so you have no time to watch TV, right? Well, a show that might be worth your time is ABC’s Shark Tank. The show, which just launched season 10, gives budding entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their...
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Outbound vs. Inbound Marketing: Which Promotional Strategy Is Right for My Business?

When planning your business's marketing strategy, you might be wondering whether to use inbound or outbound tactics. Both types of marketing tactics can attract new leads and customers to your business, but they work in completely different ways. As...

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6 Ways Business Credit Cards Can Help You Grow Your Business

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The 2019 FinTech South Conference is right around the corner and in addition to great keynote speakers and excellent networking opportunities, there will also...

FinTech South: How this Annual Conference Showcases Atlanta’s Booming FinTech Sector...

The 2019 FinTech South Conference is coming up later this month and so far, there has been a lot of buzz around the event....

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No one's going to tell you that fundraising for a startup is going to be easy. However, it's also not the minefield it used...
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