Optimize Your Sales Pipeline
Neglect Causes Top-line Revenue Decline

Effectively managing and making the most of the sales pipeline is something that often gets neglected by too many sales managers.

3 Tips to Improve Ecommerce Website Conversions
If You Aren't Getting A Lot Of Sales, You Need To Make Changes
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Online commerce is what your business should take advantage of right now.

Online Retailer Implements IE7 Tax
Kogan Adds Taxes For IE7 Users
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Kogan (an online retail website where online shoppers can browse and buy tech-related products) has recently implemented a new process …

Yandex Unveils Yandex.Money Debit Card
Popular Russian internet provider launches card
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Yesterday, the well-known Russian Internet provider Yandex announced that they will be releasing Yandex.Money cards for their customers. Users of …

Retail Sales Up For Ninth Straight Month
Consumers still remain cautious
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Clothing, electronics, home furnishings and building materials all saw increased retails sales in March for the ninth straight month, according …

Consumer Sentiment Remaining Positive
Sentiment remains steady
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Consumers are becoming more upbeat about the economy, as the Consumer Reports Index in April remained positive  for the second …

Rising Prices Could Slow Consumer Spending
More consumers searching online for deals
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Nearly three- quarters (74%) of Americans  believe higher prices could slow their spending in the coming months, according to a …

Majority Of CEOs Expect Recovery To Continue
CEOs expect their businesses to grow
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Two-thirds of CEOs believe the economy has improved during the past year and have expect more gains in the year …

SMBs Hit With Banking Fraud
Half of businesses victims of banking fraud
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More than half (56%) of small and medium businesses experienced banking fraud in the last 12 months, according to a …

Small Business Owners Expecting Increased Sales
Business owners see higher non-labor costs

One out of two U.S. small business owners expect increased sales in the next six months, but non-labor costs could …

SBA Launches Refinancing Program
SBA announces refinancing program
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 Small business owners with commercial real estate mortgages maturing after December 31, 2012, will be able to get  more stable, …

SCORE Receives Grant To Help Small Businesses
SCORE to support 1 million small businesses
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The Deluxe Corporation Foundation has provided a $285,000 grant to help SCORE, a non-profit association focused on helping small businesses …

Small Business Franchises Face Lending Challenges
Franchises face finance challenges
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Over 80,000 jobs and more than $10 billion in economic output could be lost in 2011 unless credit flow to …

Virgin America Launches Small Business Rewards Program
Offer may save frequent flyers some money
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Traveling long distances can be miserable in many ways.  Dealing with security, a crowded airport, a noisy plane cabin, and …

Americans More Optimistic About Economic Outlook
Confidence in economy improving
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Americans indicate their financial future looks brighter, due to a more optimistic economic outlook, according to a new report from …

More Owners Investing In Their Small Business
Small business investing increasing
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Nearly half (47%) of small business owners prefer to invest in their business now to get an advantage over competitors, …

Unemployment Rate Falls to Lowest Level Since 2009
U.S. job market improving
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The increase in temporary employment is helping the drive the U.S. economy forward as companies move to meet growing demand …

Small Businesses See Growth In 2011
Tax changes a concern for small businesses
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Half of small business owners (50%) are optimistic about their chances for growth in 201, according to a new survey …

Better Labor Laws Could Create 50,000 New Businesses
States missing out on more than 700,000 jobs

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce said today states could create nearly 750,00 jobs and 50,000 new businesses by streamlining employment …

Small Business Employment Sees Growth In February
Hours worked also up
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Small  business employment and hours worked continued to grow in February with wages remaining flat, according to a new report …

Consumer Sentiment Reaches Three-Year High
Consumer sentiment up in February
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Consumer confidence rose to its highest level in three years in February, driven by higher income households according to the …

HP Teams With Non-Profit To Help Small Businesses
HP sponsors events for small businesses
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HP said today it is working with Business Matchmaking, a not-for-profit corporation supporting procurement opportunities for small businesses, to launch …