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Hampton Creek Wants to Bring Its Data to Your Dinner Table

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:54pm
Hampton Creek--a.k.a. the "synthetic egg company"--has bigger ambitions that just whipping up eggless mayo and cookies. This is really a research company.
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Why Franchising Isn't As Easy as You Think

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 2:46pm
A new analysis of SBA loans shows that franchisees are among the biggest defaulters. Why franchising isn't as easy as it seems.
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How to Get People to Follow You Anywhere

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 1:49pm
It doesn't matter if you are a thought leader or a team leader, if no one follows you'll get nowhere fast. Here Inc. columnists share how they get people to follow with minimal effort.
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10 Opening Phrases to Use In Your Next Email

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 1:25pm
Need to get someone's attention by email? Try leading with one of these phrases.
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The answer may surprise you.

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 12:00pm
The three simple reasons a company can be worth millions and be making nothing.
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The Design Secrets That Turned IKEA into a Furniture Heavyweight

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:55am
Here's how Ikea founder Ingvar Kamprad used design to corner the global furniture market.
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When it Comes to Marketing Your Company, Show, Don't Tell

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:30am
Demonstrating your company's passion and expertise goes a lot further than a "hard sell."
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Think You Know Your Competitive Advantage? Maybe Not

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:27am
Competitive advantage is a simple idea. Identifying yours can be harder than you think.
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Health Insurance Gets Reasonable-As Long as You Don't Get Sick

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 11:26am
Premiums are up only three percent this year. But you'll pay more before your insurance actually kicks in.
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We've Got a Binder Full of Women Who Could Run the NFL

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 10:36am
Someone has to speak truth to power at the NFL. Here are our picks.
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5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Return the Human Element to Their Marketing

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 10:35am
Are statistics, pop up ads and complicated language influencing your marketing and sales decisions a little too much these days? All that robotic stuff can be helpful, but it also pushes out some of the more human elements that make your company or product attractive in the first place.
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Peppercomm's Steve Cody: Entrepreneurs Can Make the Crazy World SanerSteve Cody: Entrepreneurs Can Make a Crazy World Sane

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 10:04am
Simply by creating a positive place for people to work, Cody says, entrepreneurs can make a huge difference.
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3 Phrases Entrepreneurs Should Stop Saying

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 10:00am
Learn these phrases so you can stop yourself from saying them, and you'll become a better entrepreneur because of it.
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The Case Against Apple Pay

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 9:59am
You don't need Apple's new mobile wallet. And the retailers that control whether or not it will succeed are far from fully onboard.
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Why Success Is a Conscious Decision. Made by You.

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 9:56am
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, persistence, and learning from failure." - Colin Powell
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What Pop Tarts Can Teach You About Leadership

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 9:36am
Instead of scolding employees, try a sweeter approach
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Most Coloradoans Buying Pot for the Fun of It

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 9:23am
Sales of recreational marijuana surpassed sales of the medical variety in Colorado in July--a first.
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Welcome News for Business Travelers: More On-Time Flights

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 9:02am
After a shaky first half of the year, commercial flights showed improvements over last year's summer numbers.
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Whoever Gets the Right Traffic (Not the Most Traffic) Wins

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 8:55am
Getting a large number of visitors to your website or business feels great. But getting the right ones is far more valuable.
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How to Design the Best Website Possible (Infographic)

Inc Small Business - Thu, 09/11/2014 - 8:43am
Building a website from scratch? Here's a blueprint that will help take you from the planning phase all the way to launch.
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