Why Your Business Needs A Toll-Free Number

Toll-Free Numbers Are Not Dead Yet

Toll-Free vs. Local Phone Number

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Looking at the website above, which phone number looks more appealing to you? Is it the local number from Florida or the toll-free number? There are a number of reasons for choosing one or the other, although there are also many companies that have opted to use both a toll-free number … Read more

Introducing: Text Me Private

Virtual Numbers For Texting!

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In a previous confession, we introduced Call Me Private, virtual numbers that can make and receive phone calls, great for individuals, entrepreneurs, small startups, and large organizations alike. A sister application, known as Text Me Private carries the same concept as Call Me Private, but happens to be for SMS only. Send or receive … Read more

Small Business Dreams [Infographic]

The Small Business Dream

Small Business Owner

People all across America have thought about their ultimate small business dream. What that one kind of business is you would want to own; restaurants, boutiques, even dog walking companies. But what are the most looked into small business types?

Bid-On-Equipment used Google search trends to see what types of small businesses people are looking into … Read more

7 Packing Tips for Startups

Packing Tips For Your Startup Business

Packing Shipping Steps

A perfect packaging is not just essential to establish your brand and products but also key to the success in the highly competitive marketplace. However, things can get especially hard when you are a startup trying to sell a new product. There are a myriad of factors that govern the product launch, including the … Read more

Top 5 Tips for Surviving the First Years in Business

Surviving and Succeeding In Business

Business Plan

Starting a new business can be compared to marriage: it’s fun and exciting at the beginning, but gets slightly frustrating along the way. No one can neglect the aspects that are rewarding and fun, but running a business also takes a lot of work and imposes tests you never expected. Unfortunately, many fresh business owners … Read more

Nontraditional Job Ideas for Finance Majors

Finance is one of the most popular college majors. Why? Students are eager to nab a high paying, stable job.

Unfortunately, there are usually more students than there are opportunities. As such, graduates often find themselves debating on how to proceed after graduation.

Should you hold out for the most prestigious jobs with banking institutions, insurance companies and accounting firms? … Read more

Tips For Chicago Startups

Chicago is a hotbed for great tech startups and small businesses, and some believe it may have the potential to become a major tech scene due to the perfect mix of ingredients: several top universities and corporations that can act as partners, mentors and investors for small companies looking to get off the ground. Entrepreneurship isn’t easy, but these tips … Read more

How To Minimize Your Internet Startup Costs

Most businesses require quite a lot of money just to get started.  However, studies have proven that starting a business online is a great way to be able to start one without having to spend a lot of money. The problem is that even when starting an Internet business, you will still have startup costs.

This means you will need … Read more

Is China The Next Land of Opportunity? [Infographic]

In the last few years, China’s economy has seen an increase in stability and prosperity. Their middle class alone is bigger than the entire population of the USA. Additionally, the use of smartphones and other electronic devices by the middle class means that there are more people to reach with a marketing message than ever before. The numbers don’t lie: … Read more