Georgia State University’s Commitment to Entrepreneurial Education – Jackie Davis

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The Atlanta Small Business Network was on-location at the Atlanta Corporate Innovation Summit hosted by The Bridge Community and Metro Atlanta Chamber. ASBN’s Jim Fitzpatrick was joined by Jackie Davis, associate director of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute at Georgia State University, to discuss the...

Business Funding for Veterans: What You Need to Know

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It’s no secret that veterans can face challenges and hardships when re-acclimating to civilian life. One of the ways vets can build a successful future is by starting their own business. With Veteran's Day fast approaching on Sunday, November 11th, part of thanking you for...

Make a Living by Making a Difference – Jess Ekstrom, Headbands of Hope

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Consumers are drawn to businesses that support a cause and companies like Toms, Zappos and others have figured out the formula needed to not only make a living but also make a difference. Joining us today to talk more about building a socially responsible...

4 of Atlanta’s Top Entrepreneurs and What They All Have in Common

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For many entrepreneurs who own a small business, the ultimate goal is to take their brand to national and even global levels. Below is a list of 4 of Atlanta's most prolific entrepreneurs, and the businesses that launched them into the stratosphere. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fMvw1_kd4BE] Sara Blakely In...

Four Essential Tips for Networking with Investors (And Where to Meet Them in Atlanta)

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Congratulations! You have an excellent idea that you are ready to mold into a startup. You’ve found your co-founder, started the process of creating a prototype, built your website, and might have even secured an impressive number of sales. You are ready for the...

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Make Their Startups More Efficient

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Efficiency is crucial to making a startup work. Every little hitch can cost an entrepreneur a significant percentage of their already tight capital. It's in your best interest to get things running as smoothly as possible, as quickly as possible. Here are five things...

How to Become Unstoppable and Find Your Confidence in the Workplace – Stefanie Diaz

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There's nothing quite like going into business for yourself. And our guest today knows the challenges and rewards of quitting the rat race and pursuing your greatest ambitions. On today's show, ASBN's Jim Fitzpatrick speaks with Stefanie Diaz, leadership coach, speaker, and podcast host...

Developing the Discipline to Run a Successful Business – NYT Bestselling Author Rory Vaden

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New York Times Bestselling Author, Rory Vaden, talks about overcoming procrastination, developing discipline and the rent axiom which says that success is never owned. Success is only rented. And the rent is due every day. VIDEO TRANSCRIPT: Jim Fitzpatrick: Rory Vaden is the co-founder of Southwestern...

How to Engage in Authentic, Enjoyable Networking

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Does business networking seem like a chore? Plenty of people are out of their comfort zones when they attend business gatherings. You might notice some, though, are confident and interact with ease. They are successful because of their valid agenda and positive attitude. Here's...

A Quick Guide to Crowdfunding: How to Launch Your Next Product

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Over the years, crowdfunding has changed the standard business model, and introduced a new way to source the capital you need to start your business or launch your product. This game-changer has funded the likes of the Fidget Cube, the Coolest Cooler, and the...
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Grow Your Small Business with the Help From a Coach – Joyce Bone, Bone...

Every small business owner knows that increasing profitability is easier said than done. Sometimes you need the help of a professional to get on...
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How Blockchain Technology Can Benefit Your Future Marketing Campaigns

Most of the news about blockchain tech these days refers to Bitcoin and other electronic currencies. If you look deep, you might see that...
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The Essential Rules of Phone and Email Etiquette for Your Office

Business communications are a totally different animal than just a decade ago. Former methods of communication included snail mail and telephone with just a...
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Choosing the Right Merchant for Your Payment Processing – Carol Braund, SpotOn Transact

The Atlanta Small Business Network was on-location at the Six Flags Haunt After Hours hosted by Cobb County Chamber of Commerce. ASBN’s Jim Fitzpatrick...
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How to Turn Rejection into Awesomeness

How many times have you had to deal with rejection when trying to turn a prospect into a customer? How many times have you...
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