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Overcoming the Tragedy of Small Business: Getting Back to Basics

As a small business owner, it can sometimes feel like you’re on the journey of never-ending challenges. There’s no time to focus on your business because you do everything from cleaning bathrooms to product distribution. You get overwhelmed with technology and all the things that are supposedly here to grow your business. Not to mention the stress you feel from ...

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Half of All Small Businesses Fail by Year 5 – Here’s Why (INFOGRAPHIC)

Every business owner wants to succeed. But achieving success doesn’t come easy to most entrepreneurs. Fifty percent of small businesses, in fact, fail in their fifth year. This shocking revelation comes from new data presented by online insurance service provider, InsuranceQuotes. Why Do Small Businesses Fail? But what causes these businesses to fail? The InsuranceQuotes report offers some interesting insights. ...

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Is your PC infected with a Rootkit virus? Find out now with TDSSKiller.

As you probably know, modern day malware comes in many forms. Some varieties, such as adware, are often merely annoying. But more malicious forms of malware can actually wreck your Windows installation and help hackers steal your identity and/or your valuable financial information. A high-quality anti-virus program such as Avast can help keep your computer free of […] The post Is your ...

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Q&A: Is it true that Google is reading my emails?

Question from Frances K.:  I’ve been using Gmail for several years and I really like it. But I heard yesterday that Google reads every email that’s sent or received. Is that true? If it is I’m going to stop using Gmail and start using something else for my email. Rick’s answer:  That’s a great question […] The post Q&A: Is ...

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Could Robots Make Small Business Manufacturing a Reality?

Manufacturing offers opportunities often less known to small business owners. This is because these opportunities aren’t always viable for small businesses with limited resources. That could all be changing though, thanks to some high tech innovations. This Company is Leveraging Small Business Manufacturing Robots Voodoo Manufacturing is a startup that uses 3D printing and robots to manufacture products of almost ...

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When is a GIF Reaction Appropriate in Business Chat?

As part of Skype’s redesign earlier this month, an integration with Gyfcat now makes it easy for users to share quick GIFs within chats. GIFs have been included in plenty of silly social media posts. But they haven’t exactly been known for having tons of practical business applications. This integration, however, will make it easier for business owners and professionals ...

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Review: BESTEK 150 watt AV Power Inverter / Phone Charger

I review portable USB chargers on here all the time, and I’m always on the lookout for a car charger that does a little something extra for its owner. Today I’m going to tell you about a real gem of a charger from BESTEK. The BESTEK 150w AV Power Inverter/Phone Charger will keep your smart phones […] The post Review: BESTEK ...

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3 low-tech activities getting high-tech makeovers

You never thought you’d see the day when computers fit in the palm of your hand, and your car practically drives itself. But, it’s happening. Technology is changing everything, and it’s taking place all around you. Even the smallest things are getting a tech makeover. And once you’ve tried the new versions, you’ll wonder how you ever did things the ...

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Find the best restaurant with helpful ratings and reviews

If you’re like me, you already have a handful of favorite restaurants that you frequent on a regular basis. There’s an Italian restaurant I always crave and whenever anyone visits, I take them there. But how do you discover new places to try? I’ve found a way that eliminates the hit-or-miss, stab in the dark process of finding amazing restaurants.

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How to make your SSD card last longer

Have you thought about ways you can speed up your computer or get extra storage? If so, a solid-state drive may be the solution. SSDs store programs, photos, games and just about everything else a hard drive stores. One downside to SSDs, though, is that they can have a limited life. These tips will help you stretch that timeline to ...

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