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  • Transitioning From Corporate America to Small Business America: It's all about the network

    April 2, 2014

    I still remember the day that I decided to leave my job at Hewlett-Packard to become the CMO at a much smaller company by the name of Balihoo. I’d always dreamed of running a small business, and this was my chance to make that happen. My first day was memorable. I introduced myself to my seven new colleagues, sat down at my desk (an old door perched on top of...

  • The Year of the Social Small Business [INFOGRAPHIC]

    February 25, 2014

    Small businesses and service providers make the US economy tick. They create six out of every ten new jobs, and pumped about $3 trillion into the economy last year. If you’re a small business owner, you should stand tall and proud knowing this. But leading a small business isn’t always green pastures. Risk and uncertainty are present at every turn, and each...

  • Your Favorite Small Business Has a Secret Weapon...You

    November 21, 2013

    This holiday season, your go-to small businesses have a secret weapon: you. You have the power to take “word of mouth” to the next level and give your favorite small business the edge they need to close out the year with a bang. By simply engaging with these companies on LinkedIn, you can share their message with your network and open doors to breakout...

  • The Power of One: One Thing Small Business Owners Can Do To...

    November 5, 2013

    This time of year, every second counts. As you go into pre-holiday turbo drive, worrying about one more thing seems like one too many....

  • What Small Businesses Look Like on LinkedIn [INFOGRAPHIC]

    October 28, 2013

    Did you know that 59% of LinkedIn members who have worked for a small business, have never worked for a company larger than 200...

  • Celebrating 50,000 Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses on...

    September 26, 2013

    Whether they’re working on a startup or running a long-standing mom-and-pop store, busy small business professionals have connected to...