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How Smashburger Built a Better Burger
By Business News Daily Editor | June 10, 2012

Smashburger was named the "Most Promising Company in America" earlier this year by Forbes Magazine. Find out what your business can learn from their story.

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Low-Cost Franchises Rise in Popularity
By Ned Smith | June 02, 2012

Say the word “franchise,” and what comes to mind for most people are those fast-food chains. But that’s not where the franchise action is.

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Good Luck in Business is Hard Work
By Ned Smith | May 29, 2012

The best kind of luck — those unexpected discoveries we call serendipity — is the luck we attract to ourselves, they say. Good luck — serendipity — is part of a virtuous cycle.

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For NJ Resort Entrepreneur Summer Is High Season
By Business News Daily Editor | May 26, 2012

Curtis Bashaw thinks that success in business is all about two things. Find out what they are and what other entrepreneurs can take away from his story.

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Choosing the Best Merchant Account Service for Your Business
By Business News Daily Editor | May 23, 2012

Are you ready to accept credit cards? Here's how to choose the best merchant account service.

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How Do Entrepreneurs Spell Success? G-A-T-E-S
By Chad Brooks | May 17, 2012

There is no small business owner people respect more than Bill Gates, according to a new poll.

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Yahoo CEO Not Alone: 7 Execs Busted for Resume Lies
By Chad Brooks | May 15, 2012

After just four months on the job, Yahoo! CEO Scott Thompson is out of work this week after it was discovered he had lied on his resume. He can take solace in knowing he isn't alone.

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7 Ways to Improve Your Work-Life Balance
By Chad Brooks | May 14, 2012

For many, work-life balance is the holy grail of modern life. Lots of us want it, but actually making it happen may be a lot harder than you think, especially if you're counting on that paycheck.

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How Sizzler Got Its Sizzle Back
By Business News Daily Editor | May 12, 2012

In 15 years, Sizzler went from filing from bankruptcy protection to $300 million in sales. What can you learn from their turnaround?

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The Customer is Always Right at Stew Leonard's
By Ned Smith | May 02, 2012

Customer service reigns supreme at Stew Leonard's, a micro-chain of fresh-food stores within a stone's throw of New York City in suburban and exurban New York and Connecticut.

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They Did What? 5 Customer Service Disasters!
By Chad Brooks | April 20, 2012

Not every attempt to make customers happy ends up working out in the end. Here are five customer service practices that ended in disaster … or worse.

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Dylan Lauren Turns Her Love of Candy into a Sweet Success
By Business News Daily Editor | April 15, 2012

As the daughter of Ralph Lauren, Dylan Lauren had the pedigree for success, but it took much more than that to turn her own venture into a success.

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15 Ways to Put Your Website to Work
By Business News Daily Editor | April 02, 2012

How many of these tips are you following?

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10 Things You Can Do to Get Hired Sooner
By Business News Daily Editor | March 21, 2012

What can you do to help land a job?

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Surprising Job Interview Questions That Are Against the Law
By Business News Daily Editor | March 16, 2012

They may seem innocent, but actually they aren't allowed.

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6 Franchises Poised for Big Growth
By Business News Daily Editor | March 09, 2012

If you want to get into the franchise business, here's what's looking promising for 2012 and beyond.

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Celebs Help Kids Product Company Beatrix Go Global
By Business News Daily Editor | March 02, 2012

What can you learn from New York based company?

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7 Ways to Drive Local Traffic to Your Web Site
By Chad Brooks | March 01, 2012

Local businesses need a web presence more than ever

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Four Steps to Putting Your Business on Pinterest
By Business News Daily Editor | February 24, 2012

Have you wrangled an invite yet?

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Stuffed Cupcake Company Wows Oprah and Rachael Ray
By Business News Daily Editor | February 17, 2012

Just what is a stuffed cupcake and what can you learn from one?

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Not Using Pinterest? Here's How to Get Started
By Business News Daily Editor | February 16, 2012

It's not just for sharing cheese bread recipes

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Three Steps to Handling a Crisis
By Business News Daily Editor | February 16, 2012

How you handle a crisis from the outset could determine whether your company survives it

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Is It Ethical to Own an iPhone?
By Business News Daily Editor | February 04, 2012

Should we use tech products knowing they were made under terrible conditions?

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Walmart Deal Shapes Success for Eyebrow Threading Entrepreneur
By Business News Daily Editor | January 22, 2012

Although Vas Maniatis has started several successful businesses, the one business venture that taught him the most about future success was the one that ultimately ended before it ever really started.

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Change of (Business) Plan: Adapting to the Times
By Business News Daily Editor | January 15, 2012

Just because your company is good at sticking to its original business plan doesn't mean you're not eventually going to have to change. Here are three companies that had to change with the times and...

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Hometown Girl Turned Cupcake Diva
By Business News Daily Editor | January 15, 2012

At a most unlikely moment, a Pennsylvania mom transforms herself into a successful cupcake entrepreneur.

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5 Cool and Clever QR-Code Marketing Campaigns
By Business News Daily Editor | January 05, 2012

Looking for some inspired ways to put QR codes to work? Check out these 5 cool campaigns.

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10 Ways to Repair Your Online Reputation
By Chad Brooks | January 04, 2012

Before you start sending out resumes, maybe you should Google yourself.

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The Best Tablet for Business May Be Yet to Come
By Jeanette Mulvey | January 01, 2012

iPad has the lead, but business users are considering making a switch.

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12 Laws That Will Affect Your Business in 2012
By Business News Daily Editor | December 29, 2011

Are you ready to make the changes required by new government regulation?