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Customer Relationships
An article on customer relationships from Entrepreneur.
Customer service Grow
IRS.gov - Small Business and Self-Employed Tax Center
Official tax center for small businesses and the self-employed on the IRS website.
Accounting/Money management Think
Health Care Tax Credit Estimator
Estimate your health tax credit with this tool from HealthCare.gov.
Accounting/Money management Think
20 Tools to Run a Small Business
A list of 20 tools and applications that can help you run your small business.
Business planning Launch
Closing Techniques
A list of different techniques to close the deal.
Marketing & Social Media Think
Marketing vs. Sales
An Entrepreneur article on making your marketing message stand out.
Marketing & Social Media Think
Patent and Trademark Office
Website for the US Patent and Trademark Office.
How Sales Techniques Work
An article from howstuffworks about Sales Techniques.
Marketing & Social Media Think
Online Ads: A Guide to Online Ad Types and Formats
A comprehensive guide to online ads from WordStream.
Marketing & Social Media Think
Web Wire - Press Release
An article about press release guidelines.
Marketing & Social Media Think
Advertising Budget
Tips on budgeting and negotiating, plus promotional tools for advertising.
Marketing & Social Media Think
Smart Choices
A link to buy a resource book to make better decisions.
Business planning Think
TV Advertising Guide: How to Get Started Today
A guide to TV Advertising for small businesses.
Marketing & Social Media Think
Business to Consumer Marketing
An article on business to consumer marketing from Marketing-Schools.org.
Marketing & Social Media Think
Bplans.com - Sample Business Plans
A site with sample business plans.
Business planning Think
The 4 P's of Marketing
A YouTube video from Mirasee on the 4 P's of marketing.
Marketing & Social Media Think
IRS Test for Emp. or Ind. Contract.
It is critical that business owners correctly determine whether the individuals providing services are employees or independent contractors.
Business planning Think
The Customer Acquisition Cost Formula
A YouTube video from Alanis Business Academy on The Customer Acquisition Cost Formula.
Marketing & Social Media Think
Create Your Marketing Strategy
How to create your marketing strategy from Info Entrepreneurs.
Marketing & Social Media Launch
MorgueFile
A site that keeps photos stored.