Archive | April, 2012

How to Remove Negative Reviews on Yelp

Have some negative reviews on your restaurant making your Yelp rating drop? There’s a way to get rid of these negative reviews without any sort of tricks or gimmicks. Let me explain .. I’m going to my 5 year anniversary dinner tonight at the Bridge Cafe and was checking out Yelp for reviews that highlighted […]

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Susan Solovic Keynotes at New York Business XPO Sponsored by AT&T: Attend for FREE!

http://www.susansolovic.com/2012/04/susan-solovic-keynotes-at-new-york-business-xpo-sponsored-by-att-attend-for-free/ Some business experts say flat is the new growth. NO WAY — says award-winning entrepreneur and New York Times best-selling author, Susan Solovic. Learn how you can ramp up your revenue and fast-track your business growth even in today’s economy. Growth frequently eludes businesses of all sizes because their leaders or founders overlook basic […]

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8 Angel Investors That Entrepreneurs Should Avoid

A few angel investors have slipped or fallen from their lofty perch, so entrepreneurs must take great care to validate the character and reputation of every prospective investor. The entrepreneur’s tendency to be in a huge hurry to obtain the funding can end up being disastrous, and play into the hands of these less scrupulous […]

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A Tribute to Splunk

Wow. What an incredible day. Today Splunk went public. In a BIG way! I am so humbled by the whole process and by everything that the Splunk team has achieved. In many ways, going public is just another chapter in a company's life. There's so much more work to be done. Nonetheless, I can't help […]

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April is Stress Awareness Month: Tips for Managing Stress in Your Small Biz!

http://www.susansolovic.com/2012/04/april-is-stress-awareness-month-tips-for-managing-stress-in-your-small-biz/ Starting and growing a small business is stressful.  No doubt about it.  A recent survey from ComPscyh Corporation found more than half of all workers find it tough to stay focused on their jobs because of stress. Stress affects us mentally, emotionally and physically.  Between 75 and 90 percent of all primary care doctor […]

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10 Ways Successful Entrepreneurs Beat the Odds

Did you ever wonder why some entrepreneurs always seem to have all the luck and success, while others never seem to catch a break? As an Angel investor, I quickly learned that luck has very little to do with it, and I now look for some personal characteristics and leadership styles that separate the potential […]

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