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January 06, 2020
Female-owned businesses are the US economy’s quiet success story.
A report earlier this year found that 42% of all firms are female-owned and women started 1,817 businesses a day (yes, you read that right) in the past year.
 
Unlimited vacation isn’t as crazy as it sounds – and it can save you money.
Because 2019 was a year of very tight unemployment, many small businesses offered unlimited vacation to find and keep employees. They are a potential great benefit and not as costly or as risky as they seem.
 
“Slutty Vegan” became a hit in Atlanta – a city known for its barbeque.
Pinky Cole, a food truck owner opened her first brick-and-mortar vegan eatery called Slutty Vegan and saw more than 1,200 people line up outside its doors on the very first day. She plans on opening more locations in 2020.
 
Older people are the dynamic demographic running America’s small businesses.
America’s small businesses are still dominated by people in their 50s and 60s. According to a survey, 57%of small business owners were born between 1946 and 1964.
 
SOURCE: theguardian.com, 12/22/19
August 13, 2019

Here are five of America’s wildest and wackiest ice cream flavors:

August 13, 2019
  • The organizers were all in their 20s, with the oldest only 27 years old.
  • It didn’t take place in Woodstock, but in Bethel, about 70 miles from Woodstock.
  • At first, organizers tried to charge for tickets, and 186,000 tickets were sold before the weekend. Organizers believed no more than 200,000 attendees would actually show up. A total of 400,000 to 500,000 attendees, more than double their original estimate,...
August 13, 2019

She doesn’t have a psychology degree, but her natural talents make her an excellent therapist: She is calm and accommodating of a range of personalities, with the patience to listen to endless problems without so much as a judgmental moo.

August 13, 2019
  • Custom Approach: Large businesses often have a “one size fits all” mentality. Small businesses can use this to their advantage by taking the time to get to know the potential customer, evaluating his or her needs and developing a perfect solution.
  • Emphasis on Disruptive Innovation: Your small business exists because larger companies are not serving customers effectively. Wherever possible, you should highlight and exploit every...
June 28, 2019

Can splurges for small business be justified? 

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