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Win a TV Commercial for Your Business!

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LegalZoom wants to give you the opportunity to showcase your business on national TV! Your business. Your commercial. Our dime.

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

October 12th, 2011 at 3:57 pm

Advice for Entrepreneurs: One Sentence. 10 Words or Less. – Part 2

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Last year we asked our 8,000 Facebook fans what ONE piece of advice they would give first-time entrepreneurs. The rules were simple: one sentence of 10 words or less. (Not everyone followed the rules, but hey–entrepreneurship is about breaking the rules, right?) Now, one year and 95,000 entrepreneurial Fans later, we asked them again. Check […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

September 29th, 2011 at 12:32 pm

How Do You Build a Successful Business? – LegalZoom CEO John Suh on CredibilityLIVE

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Last week, our CEO, John Suh, appeared on D&B’s CredibilityLIVE web series with small biz expert Karen E. Klein. John talked about his experience as a serial entrepreneur and took questions from the web about everything from hiring strategies to his favorite books. Check out the video below to hear John’s tips on funding, choosing […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

August 3rd, 2011 at 6:00 am

CredibilityLIVE with John Suh Tweet Stream

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Did you miss today’s CredibilityLIVE event with LegalZoom CEO John Suh? We’ll have the full video shortly, but in the meantime, check out the highlights as live-tweeted by event host Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp (@DandB). CredibilityLIVE is a monthly series for small business owners from Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. The series features industry […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

July 28th, 2011 at 2:53 pm

How to Start Your Own Business – Video

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View more videos at: http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com. Successful entrepreneur Ami Kassar tells the story of starting his business, MultiFunding LLC, and gives entrepreneurs tips on getting a business up and running quickly and inexpensively. Check out this interview from NBC Philadelphia’s the 10! show.

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

July 22nd, 2011 at 1:30 pm

Small Business News Weekly Roundup: 7/8/11

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In this week’s small business news roundup, we’ll talk about cyberattacks against small businesses and how to protect yours, avoiding home office blues, SBA programs to encourage veteran’s and women’s entrepreneurship, and a great list of tips to use in virtual marketing. Let’s go! New cyberattacks target small businesses: USA Today reports on this disturbing […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

July 8th, 2011 at 7:31 am

Small Business News Weekly Roundup: 7/1/11

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In this week’s small business news roundup, we’ll talk about The New York Times’ weekly roundup, help you pinpoint the differences between Peachtree and Quickbooks, share advice from former corporate America folks, discuss when it’s time to consider changing your business’ DNA, and learn how to reach your target market without breaking your budget. Let’s […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

July 1st, 2011 at 11:43 am

Small Business News Weekly Roundup: 6/24/11

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In this week’s small business news roundup, we’ll talk about handling a double dip recession, why you should be flexible, finding funding, easy marketing campaigns, SEO blogging tips, Twitter tools, and finally, a survey about who is starting small businesses and why — and we’d love to hear your comments on that one in particular, […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

June 24th, 2011 at 10:07 am

Small Business News Weekly Roundup: 6/17/2011

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In this week’s small business news roundup, we’ll talk about the status of lending, the potential for security breaches, useful takeaways from a recent entrepreneurship conference, and a list of small business apps you should check out. Let’s go! Small Business Lending Plummets: CNN Money informs us that a report by the U.S. Small Business […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

June 17th, 2011 at 9:32 am

What Is a Registered Agent?

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You may have heard that you’re required to have a “registered agent” for your business. So what is a registered agent? Michael H. Cohen, Esq. explains. We have a whole library of videos, including more incorporation info from attorneys. Check out all our legal videos. Every Monday, we post a video from our Lawyer in […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

May 16th, 2011 at 5:40 am