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Small Business News Weekly Roundup: 10/14/11

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In this week’s small business news roundup, we’ll discuss whether you need a CFO, how to regroup if you’ve been neglecting your business, top small business smarthphone apps, inexpensive ways to advertise, and choosing a host for your website. First check out these small business news roundups from The New York Times and Portfolio.com. Stories […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

October 14th, 2011 at 9:47 am

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

How Many People Does It Take to Form an LLC?

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Can you form an LLC with only one person? How is an LLC different from a corporation or a partnership? Get answers from Attorney Michael H. Cohen.

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

April 25th, 2011 at 6:42 am

Small Business News Weekly Roundup: 11/12/2010

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This week’s small business roundup offers help in choosing accounting software, a reminder of the importance of tax considerations for start-ups, advice on financing your business without a bank, a cautionary tale to parents thinking of investing in their children’s businesses, and a checklist of areas you should examine in your business — and how […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

November 12th, 2010 at 12:59 pm

Small Businesses Should Act Fast – Some Incentives Set to Expire by Year’s End

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Small business is the intended beneficiary of a package of tax cuts, incentives, retirement options and loan programs that went into effect this fall. But in some cases, business owners must act quickly to take full advantage of the aid. Encouraging entrepreneurs is the objective of the new Small Business Act of 2010. It provides […]

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November 4th, 2010 at 1:08 am

How Do You Transform an Idea into a Business?

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We have a whole library of videos, including more tips from attorneys. Check out all our legal videos. Every Monday, we post a video from our Lawyer in 60 Seconds or Less series. Attorneys discuss legal questions on small business, trademark, copyright, estate planning, and more. Subscribe to our RSS feed to make sure you […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

November 1st, 2010 at 6:45 am