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We know you have what it takes to go further. Learn how to get funding, expand into new markets, and elevate your marketing.


  • SELLING ONLINE

    Dave's Guitar Shop: Amping up sales.

    Jan 07 2019
    A specialized guitar shop amps up sales with PayPal Credit2 and without any work.

  • MARKETING TO CUSTOMERS

    7 tips from other small business owners to get things done.

    Jan 07 2019
    Want to get things done this year?  Learn how with tips from other small businesses.

  • MARKETING TO CUSTOMERS

    Solutions to your top 5 business challenges.

    Jan 07 2019
    Being a small business owner is the very definition of “wearing many hats.” On any given day (or even within the same hour), you’re the marketing guru, the IT director, the office manager, the customer service rep … and the list goes on.

  • MARKETING TO CUSTOMERS

    The basics of a successful marketing campaign brief.

    Jan 07 2019
    Launching a successful marketing campaign requires a number of decisions to be made. In fact, there are so many things to consider that it’s virtually impossible to launch a successful campaign without some formal planning.

  • GETTING FUNDING

    7 things to look for when choosing a business lender.

    Jan 03 2019
    Gone are the days when there was only one place to turn for a business loan, your brick and mortar bank where you held your business checking account. Now, new online lending options have cropped up that use technology to speed up the application and underwriting process to provide business funding much faster.

  • GETTING FUNDING

    5 things you can do to help build business credit.

    Jan 03 2019
    Many business owners rely on credit ─ to get up and running, for working capital, and to fund growth. And in some ways, business credit reports are like personal credit reports. Credit bureaus use a variety of metrics to determine the risk associated with providing financing based on your business credit history.

  • EXPANDING INTO NEW MARKETS

    Expanding globally? Best practices for hiring freelancers.

    Jan 03 2019
    If you’re looking to expand your business internationally, hiring freelancers may help accelerate your path.

  • SELLING ONLINE

    Want to see more Cyber Monday sales? Try these 11 tips.

    Jan 03 2019
    In 2017, Cyber Monday — and the entire week after — broke the record for the biggest online shopping event. Follow these tips to make sure your business is ready for this year's holiday traffic.

  • SELLING ONLINE

    7 tips to jumpstart your holiday social strategy.

    Nov 30 2018
    The time period before the holidays is the biggest time of year for consumer spending, and typically the busiest time of year for many small business owners.