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Protecting Your Intellectual Property

As an entrepreneur, it's important to understand what intellectual property safeguards are needed for your small business Abbreviations and symbols such as TM, SM, PAT PEND, ©, and ® carry...

7 Tips to Weather an Economic Downturn

Good financial practices can help a small business survive in a down economy and capitalize on new opportunities during the recovery Image: FotoliaBroad economic slowdowns can often trickle down...

Branding Basics for Hispanic Businesses

Resources are available to help your Hispanic business develop its branding strategy, which is an integral element of any marketing strategy Image: FotoliaIn a world of short attention spans,...

Motivation – Getting the Best from Your Employees

One of the first and most important lessons an Hispanic entrepreneur learns is that employees really are a small business’s most important resource. In fact, the business literally...

Customer Service: Smaller Is Better

Four tips help Hispanic small businesses provide exemplary, personalized customer service to stand out from the big box retailers and gain a competitive edge Image: Fotolia When it comes to...

Your Price is Right-If You Do Your Homework

Entrepreneurs need to research industry pricing and consider product positioning   Image: Fotolia How much should I charge? That's one of the first questions most small business owners ask. And it's not...