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How the U.S Chamber of Commerce Helps Your Small Business – Tom Sullivan, VP Small Business Policy

ASBN recently attended The Small Business Master Class in Atlanta hosted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and had the pleasure of speaking with Tom Sullivan, VP Small Business Policy for the Chamber. Tom gives ASBN's Jim Fitzpatrick the 101 on the U.S. Chamber of...

The Rising Digital Workforce: Six Tips for Small Business Owners Managing Remote Workers

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Remote work is on the rise. A report from Flexjobs projects that 3.9 million Americans work from home at least part-time. This is a 115 percent rise compared to 1.8 million in 2005. Hiring managers in the report predicted that one-third of employees would...

Could You Use $25,000 For Your Small Business? – Megan Trzcinski, Dream Big Awards

ASBN recently attended the Small Business Master Class in Atlanta presented by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and had the privilege of speaking with Megan Trzcinski. Megan is Senior Manager, Member Relations for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and leads the charge for the 2018...

5 Reasons Why the Sales Funnel is Important for Entrepreneurs

As a beginner in business, you may often find yourself in a visionary state. You have grand ideas and other schemes that make you feel fired up and motivated to get a jump start with your plans. Sadly, a great idea and the motivation...

5 Free Financial Tech Tools for Small Business Owners

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The managing of your company’s finances can become complicated pretty quickly. You are gaining clients, you need to hire a freelancer or two, and you have to navigate new tax laws. These changes alone are enough to begin looking past an Excel spreadsheet for...

How Solid is a Non-Disclosure Agreement and When Do You Need One? – Dayna Thomas, Esq

Joining us on the Atlanta Small Business Show once again is Dayna Thomas, a local attorney that specializes in the field of entrepreneurship and small businesses. Today, Dayna is here to talk about NDAs or non-disclosure agreements. What are they, who needs to sign one,...

It’s A Good Time To Decentralize Your Content Strategy

If you are living in a world where content revolves around your website and nowhere else, you are in a dangerous situation. Your website will soon be left dangling in the wind in the abyss of forgotten pages while the digital market passes you...

Summer Learning: Six Small Business Events You Should Attend in July

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In between the vacations, beach visits, and festivals, there are still opportunities to further your brand and the reach of your small business. Atlanta has tons of coworking spots and business affinity groups that are hosting events to help you hone your business plan,...

Retirement Plans for Your Small Business – Ted Jenkin, Oxygen Financial

On today's episode of The Atlanta Small Business Show, we welcome Ted Jenkin, CEO and founder of Oxygen Financial. Ted explains how business owners can prepare for their own retirement as well as provide options to their employees. VIDEO TRANSCRIPT Jim Fitzpatrick: Yeah. Great. There's so...

Locating Small Business Masterminds: Five Places in Metro Atlanta That Offer Business Coaching and Mentorship

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If you have been an entrepreneur long enough, there will be a time when you will realize you can use some coaching. Maybe sales have dropped off a bit, your marketing is not creating leads, or your hiring decisions are not going the way...
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What You Need to Succeed to Reach Your HR Goals – LaSonya Berry

Today on the Atlanta Business Show we welcome LaSonya Berry. She's the CEO of HR Consulting Firm; McPherson, Berry & Associates. She's an author,...
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A Crash Course in Entrepreneurship: Four Certificate Programs Offered in Georgia

Scouring YouTube and Google for entrepreneurial tips is a great way to get a general idea of what you need to do to become...
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JOBS Act 3.0 Passes in the House, Potentially Fueling Small Businesses

Tuesday night, the United States Chamber of Commerce released a statement indicating that the House of Representatives had passed the JOBS Act 3.0, which...
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How to Complete the Financial Section of Business Plan

A plan intends to explain the business, introduce critical contributors, products and, services and defines the goals for the future. It paints a picture...
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Atlanta’s New Frontier: A Thriving Hub for Innovation

The former chief operating officer for the U.S. Economic Development Administration, Brian McGowan, stated that all of the corporations establishing innovation hubs in Atlanta...
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