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Hometown Girl Turned Cupcake Diva
By Business News Daily Editor | November 16, 2021

At a most unlikely moment, a Pennsylvania mom transforms herself into a successful cupcake entrepreneur.

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Big Profits: 7 Companies Cashing In on Americans' Obesity
By Chad Brooks | November 16, 2021

The "plus-size" market has expanded to include all manner of lifestyle and home products aimed at making life easier for those considered obese

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Meet the Man Who Keeps Microsoft Safe and Secure
By Jeanette Mulvey | November 16, 2021

 

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How a Bookkeeper Became a Successful Reseller
By Skye Schooley | November 12, 2021

Learn how this bookkeeper's hobby became a passion project and then a full-time reseller business, and get her seven tips for success.

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8 Essential Questions Your Elevator Pitch Should Answer
By Dave Mielach | November 12, 2021

Crafting the perfect elevator pitch does not need to be cringe-inducing endeavor.

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6 Fashion Startups That Put Customers First
By Nicole Fallon | November 12, 2021

Big fashion companies are often focused on setting trends, but these six direct-to-consumer startups are using data and feedback to put customer experience first.

Review
Paychex PEO Service Review
By Matt D'Angelo | November 11, 2021

Paychex offers personalized PEO coverage that can scale with your business. This, along with its pricing model, makes it the best PEO for midsize businesses.

Review
Oasis Review
By Skye Schooley | November 10, 2021

Oasis Advantage, our choice as the best PEO for startups, offers a flexible plan that allows startups to mix and match services to get exactly what they need.

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Zoho Assist Review
By Jeff Hale | November 10, 2021

Zoho Assist is great remote PC access software for companies that offer their customers hands-on technical support for their products. It's also optimal for small and midsize businesses that need to...

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Rippling PEO Review
By Skye Schooley | November 10, 2021

Rippling provides small businesses with unique features like remote laptop management and local tax registration, making it our best pick for a scalable PEO.

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From Jibbitz to Geopalz, Entrepreneur Combines Savvy and Luck
By Business News Daily Editor | November 10, 2021

Sometimes success really is all about timing. Just ask Rich Schmelzer, whose business ventures largely have been defined not only by strong business plans and strategic planning, but also by the...

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8 'Yogisms' on Business and Life
By Business News Daily | November 09, 2021

Advice from Yogi Berra

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Could the Legal Cannabis Industry Expand to Every State by 2021?
By Adam Uzialko | November 08, 2021

The cannabis industry is booming in the U.S., and it's poised to grow even more. Business News Daily spoke to some of the entrepreneurs operating in this newly legal space.

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13 Cool Vegan-Friendly Businesses That Inspire
By Brittney Morgan | November 01, 2021

Being a vegan means a whole lot more than eating a meat- and dairy-free diet

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Steve Jobs Biography
By Business News Daily Editor | October 29, 2021

Apple cofounder Steve Jobs revolutionized the computer industry.

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14 Great Examples of Socially Responsible Businesses
By Saige Driver | October 29, 2021

Social responsibility is a must for successful businesses these days

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5 Business Tips from Albert Einstein
By Business News Daily | October 28, 2021

What would Einstein say about running a business?

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Dylan Lauren Turns Her Love of Candy into a Sweet Success
By Business News Daily Editor | October 28, 2021

As the daughter of Ralph Lauren, Dylan Lauren had the pedigree for success, but it took much more than that to turn her own venture into a success.

Review
RemotePC Review
By Jeff Hale | October 26, 2021

RemotePC by IDrive is the easiest remote PC access software to implement for your business. Setup involves a few quick and easy steps, the interface is clear and straightforward, and RemotePC offers...

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Crest Capital Review
By Donna Fuscaldo | October 22, 2021

Crest Capital has a simple application process, fast approvals, a variety of equipment financing terms and excellent customer service.

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SBG Funding Review
By Donna Fuscaldo | October 22, 2021

SBG Funding is the best alternative lender for startup loans because loan requirements align with what new businesses can qualify for.

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Accion Review
By Donna Fuscaldo | October 22, 2021

Accion is a small business microloan lender. The company provides two types of loans: one for established businesses and one for startups. Loan types, amounts and requirements vary by state. Each...

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Biz2Credit Review
By Donna Fuscaldo | October 22, 2021

Biz2Credit is an online marketplace for small business funding. The company connects small businesses in need of funding with lenders. It can help small businesses obtain a variety of loans.

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Fundbox Review
By Donna Fuscaldo | October 22, 2021

Fundbox offers business owners a way to fix their cash flow by advancing payments for their outstanding invoices. There are no approval processes, forms to fill out, phone calls to make or...

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Noble Funding Review
By Donna Fuscaldo | October 22, 2021

Noble Funding caters to small businesses through invoice factoring and A/R credit lines and works to improve companies' cash flow by providing advances specifically for small businesses with large...

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OnDeck Review
By Simone Johnson | October 22, 2021

OnDeck is the best alternative lender for bad-credit loans because of its low credit score minimum, long loan terms and scheduled repayments.

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Rapid Finance Review
By Donna Fuscaldo | October 22, 2021

Rapid Finance is the best non-bank lender for merchant cash advances because it offers quick funding and approvals, plus great customer service.

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Kabbage Review
By Simone Johnson | October 22, 2021

Kabbage is the best non-bank provider of credit lines because it offers an automatic online approval process and great customer service.

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Fora Financial Review
By Donna Fuscaldo | October 22, 2021

Financial offers small business loans and merchant cash advances with terms of up to 15 months. The alternative lender makes it quick and easy to apply for loans. It offers an online application and...