Category Archives for Entrepreneurship

AIIP 2013 Conference – Networking and the Elevator Pitch

AIIP 2013 Conference – Networking Opportunities & the Elusive Elevator Pitch The first week in April The InfoHound will be traveling for business to the mountains of the wild west – Denver, ho! This is a big trip and great opportunity as it is the annual conference of AIIP (Association of Independent Information Professionals). This […]

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Library Guides for Business Research

Small Business Resources – Library Guides for Business Research It’s often said that small business is the engine that drives our economy. Statistics from the SBA (Small Business Administration) bear that out: 28 million small businesses employ 60 million Americans. If you are one of those small businesses, or want to become one, you may […]

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Instead of same old resolutions for 2013, try Un-Resolutions

  It’s that time of year …  a new year equals new starts. We all resolve to do things differently. Again. How about really doing something different in 2013? Instead of the same old resolutions, how about some Un-Resolutions? Un-Resolutions? What are those? Instead of focusing on a list of things ‘to do’ – do […]

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12 Last Minute Business Book Gifts for Entrepreneurs & Small Business Folks

The 2013 Business Book-a-Month List The kind of New Year’s resolution we can all get behind – read more! Here are 12 business books to read in 2013. Read a book per month. Ok, read more. I won’t tell. Some of these business books are classics, others are new to the scene – all have […]

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10 Essential Resources for Bootstrapping Businesses

10 Essential Resources for Bootstrapping Businesses. A great list of 10 articles with wisdom that Mashable has collected from many other entrepreneurs. It covers a lot of the “what I wish I knew back then” moments and tools. It includes tips on hiring, best tools for start-ups, great looking home offices, growing your customer base […]

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Understanding search results can help your business

“social media may capture headlines, search is still the workhorse.” via Growth Strategies: How Keyword Research Can Help You Grow Your Business | Inc.com. It may take a little time digging around, reading stats and analytics, but it will be well worth your time. There is much to learn from the data on search results, […]

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Tips for new entrepreneurs

It might be questionable to make my first official post about an article with “stop f**king around” in the title. But there are some salient points raised here. First-Time Startup Entrepreneurs: Stop Fucking Around | TechCrunch. At first I read it and griped that it is focused on tech start-ups, coders, programmers, the next big […]

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