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  • SELLING ONLINE

    The basics of PCI DSS compliance.

    Jan 08 2019
    One of the biggest challenges facing small businesses is responsible and secure handling of customer data and payment transactions.

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    Generating sales after the holidays.

    Jan 03 2019
    Holiday sales sometimes account for as much two-thirds of the annual profits for a small business.  But does this have to be the case? Maybe not if you’re thinking about how you can be leveraging the work done during the holidays to generate lots of more work all throughout the year.

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    Preparing for the holiday part IV: Upgrading your workplace.

    Jan 03 2019
    Money. Technology. Marketing. It’s all important for ensuring holiday success. But let’s agree that nothing’s going to get done unless you’ve got the people to do it. Here are a few ideas to find and motivate good people during the holidays.

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    8 easy solutions for building customer loyalty.

    Jan 03 2019
    Keeping customers happy can be your secret weapon for sustaining and building your small business. But unless you have a dedicated customer-service staff, it can be easy to forget day-to-day customer cultivation when you already have a lot on your plate.

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    Prepare for the holidays part II: Investing in technology.

    Nov 12 2018
    Today’s savvy buyers expect information at their fingertips, to make their purchases fast and for you to stay in touch with them. Now’s a good time to invest in some tech upgrades so you can be holiday-ready before shoppers start streaming through physical and virtual doors. Consider tackling these eight technologies.

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    How PayPal works.

    Nov 02 2018
    PayPal facilitates online payments for hundreds of thousands of ecommerce ventures. Explore why you should use or pay with PayPal and how it can work for you.

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    PayPal: one partner, many ways to get paid.

    Nov 01 2018
    We offer the tools today's companies need to do business. Our payment-processing and business tools help you get paid – whether you're selling online, offline, or some combination of the two.

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    8 productivity hacks for small business owners.

    Oct 30 2018
    You can’t magically add hours to your day, although you might wish you could when you have to ship orders and update your website and it’s pushing 10 PM. But you can make better use of the hours you have, especially when you’re losing time to last-minute tasks.

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    The way people buy things is changing. PayPal can help your business adapt.

    Oct 08 2018
    It wasn’t long ago that choosing online payment options for small businesses meant deciding which credit cards to accept. And while many people still whip out their credit card to make a purchase, digital payments are becoming more and more popular.