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A Hands-On Look at Google’s Chromebook Pixel

| February 24, 2013 | 0 Comments
A Hands-On Look at Google’s Chromebook Pixel

Google’s Chromebook Pixel is the latest version of the popular Chromebook laptops.  This premium edition, manufactured by Google, comes with a much higher price tag and Apple MacBook ambitions. Could Google’s Chromebook Pixel be a viable option for Atlanta businesses owners on the go? Hands-on with Google’s Chromebook Pixel Stephen Shankland goes hands-on with Google’s […]

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How Health Care Reform Could Impact Atlanta Small Businesses

| June 16, 2012 | 0 Comments
How Health Care Reform Could Impact Atlanta Small Businesses

CNN Money | Jose Pagliery The Supreme Court is due to release their decision regarding the constitutionality of the 2010 Affordable Care Act before the end of the month; possibly within the next few days.  How this impacts Atlanta small businesses is of no small concern. There are three main outcomes that the Court could make.  Health […]

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23% of Small Business Owners Forgo Pay For At Least A Year

| June 15, 2012 | 2 Comments
23% of Small Business Owners Forgo Pay For At Least A Year

A new nationwide survey by Citibank reports that 23% of small business owners went without pay for at least one year to keep their small business running – with the majority of respondants (54%) reported going without at least one paycheck. “Business owners are wearing more hats, working more hours and taking less profit” to keep […]

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Five Branding Mistakes that Small Business Owners Should Avoid

| June 13, 2012 | 1 Comment
Five Branding Mistakes that Small Business Owners Should Avoid

Washington Post | Anthony Pappas As any small business owner knows – running a successful business is a juggling act.  Theres hiring, firing, supervising, negotiating, creating, innovating, and last but not least, Marketing.   Marketing Expert  and small business owner Anthony Pappas tells of his extensive experience with world-famous brands – and gives five branding […]

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Georgia Ranked Among the Best in Small Business Friendliness

| May 15, 2012 | 3 Comments
Georgia Ranked Among the Best in Small Business Friendliness

Atlanta Ranked #5:  Powerful Indicator for Atlanta Small Business The Kaufman Foundation and Thumbtack.com recently surveyed over 6,000 small business across the U.S. to determine a particular city or state’s appeal to businesses.   Georgia received a grade of "A" – placing it among the top states in the Southeast, and No. 6 among the other […]

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Coca Cola Freestyle Machines: An Atlanta Hit for Five Guys Burgers

| May 7, 2012 | 0 Comments
Coca Cola Freestyle Machines: An Atlanta Hit for Five Guys Burgers

Atlanta based beverage giant Coca Cola have announced plans to introduce their unique Freestyle drink vending machines to Five Guys Burgers locations across the country after the fast food chain successfully trialled the machines in a select number of their Atlanta based restaurants throughout 2010 and 2011. The Coca Cola Freestyle vending machines allow customers […]

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Is Google+ Better for Atlanta Small Business?

| May 1, 2012 | 0 Comments
Is Google+ Better for Atlanta Small Business?

Is Google+, a new social networking platform from the industry giant – really something that Atlanta small business owners should have in their tool box to better connect with their customers and prospects? And how does Google+ compare with social media leaders Facebook and Twitter? TastyPlacement, a search engine marketing firm recently did a study called […]

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Amazon Kindle Tablet: Here’s a First Look

| September 5, 2011 | 0 Comments
Amazon Kindle Tablet:  Here’s a First Look

Amazon Kindle Tablet The long-awaited, much-rumored Amazon Kindle Tablet device has been called "a Game Changer", an "iPad Killer" and a "Tech Must-Have".  More details have recently been released about the Amazon Kindle Tablet, that has both consumer and industry-watchers buzzing.  Anticipated to be released in the October/November 2011 timeframe, this Android powered device has […]

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Hip Hop Mogul Offers Tips to Small Business Owners

| July 28, 2011 | 4 Comments
Hip Hop Mogul Offers Tips to Small Business Owners

CNNMoney.com Russell Simmons, the founder of Def Jam Recordings and the Phat Farm clothing empire says making money is easier than you think.  The business mogul has a net worth of $340 million.  How does his success relate to you as an Atlanta small business owner?  Well, Simmons says small business owners over think their […]

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