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William Bruce of Mobile and Fairhope Alabama discusses ….

What Business Books Have Inspired You?

I invite you to nominate the best business books you read last year in the 2014 Small Business Book Awards. It’s a great way to show your appreciation to the authors that have helped you shape your successful business. As one of the Judges for this year’s Book Awards, I like seeing good books nominated. It’s a true testament to the authors who do such a great job of sharpening our business skills. Continue reading

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Best and Worst Online Retailers Listed for Password Security Risk

A password security management company, has surveyed the top 100 American online retailers to assess their password security policies. The survey produced surprising results. Continue reading

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The Business of College Football. Who’s Making the Most Money?

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that college football is big business. In fact, it’s huge. Listed below are the top 20 schools in the country ranked by total football revenue. Continue reading

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Real Estate Update: Home Prices Still Declining

A recently released report shows that home prices in the U.S. decreased 1.3 percent on a month-over-month basis, the third consecutive monthly decline. Continue reading

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The Business of Beer

Beer is a huge worldwide business and is the world’s most widely consumed alcoholic beverage. It is the third most popular drink overall, after water and tea. Because it’s such a huge business, let’s take a closer look at the beer market. Continue reading

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The Number of Women in Business is Surging

Women-owned companies now account for 40% of all privately held businesses in America. And in the “small business” classification, women own an amazing 60 percent. Continue reading

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Latest Survey of American Attitudes Toward Restaurants

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 47 percent of American adults say they are going out to eat less often than they were six months ago. While that finding shows little change from January, it’s down 10 points from November 2008. Continue reading

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