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Small Business News Weekly Roundup: 10/12/12

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Welcome to this week’s small business news roundup!

This week we’ll discuss your October small biz checklist, why you might consider keeping your political views to yourself this time of year, how to put a dollar value on a Facebook fan, and why more wing-flapping among small businesses would be a good thing.

First some other great roundups:

  • 3 Things You Should Know About Small Business: October 8: The Street has links to articles on, a new report by the Kaiser Family Foundation that found one-quarter of small business owners do not have health insurance, and the phenomenon of cash mobs hitting Manhattan to support struggling local businesses.

And now, the rest!

  • Your October Small Business Checklist: At Forbes, Deborah Sweeney shares a short list of what you should be concentrating on right now to make sure the rest of 2012 goes well for your business.
  • What’s a Facebook Follower Worth?: At The Wall Street Journal, Sarah E. Needleman answers this question in the context of Facebook’s recent push to have businesses pay to “promote” their posts.

As always, you can keep up with the latest small business news by following @LegalZoom on Twitter and LegalZoom on Facebook.

What’s new in your small business world this week?

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October 12th, 2012 at 6:06 am