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5 ways small businesses can take on big competitors

Source: American ExpressAuthor: Meredith Schmidt The playing field has never been level for ... Read more
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Run your Business

5 AI tools for small businesses and how to use them

If you need to write a newsletter, edit product photos, improve your customer ... Read more
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Money Management

5 questions to ask when sales are down

1. What factors have contributed to slow sales? This would be the time ... Read more
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9 blogs that all small businesses should follow

Below is our collection of the best blogs for small business owners to ... Read more
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Top productivity hacks for small business owners

How are some small business owners able to get everything done? What is their secret ... Read more
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Biz Ops

5 must-have features for your small business POS system

It’s more sophisticated than a cash register, as it enables a business to accept ... Read more
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10 Taylor Swift lyrics that double as advice for entrepreneurs

Whatever tough situation you’re going through, there always seems to be a Taylor ... Read more
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Money Management

6 types of budgeting methods for business success

There are many types of budgeting methods entrepreneurs can follow, but none of them are one-size-fits-all ... Read more
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Meet the Merchant

Couples at work: How Clover merchants mix love and business

For these Clover merchants, being a couple working together often means sharing a ... Read more
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10 small business tips for 2024

Below are 10 actionable small business tips for 2024 and beyond that can ... Read more
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Start a Small Business

9 of the most profitable small businesses to start in 2024

Many of the people who leave their jobs are ready to create a ... Read more
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Attract new customers with these tips from American Express

Let you customers know you accept digital payments In recent years contactless digital ... Read more
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18 free small business tools to help streamline operations

Free digital tools for small businesses While some of these tools have paid plans, ... Read more
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Payments & Processing

Enhancing security: mitigating risks with fraud management tools

In a recent study by Juniper Research, it is projected that global merchant ... Read more
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Biz Ops

How Clover’s online invoicing feature can help you get paid faster

Gone are the days when customers had to make special trips to the ... Read more
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Run your Business

Utilizing Clover Reporting for sales forecasting

Clover’s reporting function provides a powerful toolset for businesses to track and analyze ... Read more
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Social Media

3 ways to improve your social media marketing strategy

When used effectively, your small business can craft content that speaks directly to ... Read more
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3 things to consider when building a customer loyalty program

Customer Loyalty programs not only foster a favourable customer experience but they also ... Read more
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Holiday promotion ideas to help boost sales

Smart and effective marketing starts with a strategy. Before planning out specific promotions, businesses should ... Read more
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Tips to enhance your visual merchandising efforts

What is visual merchandising? Visual merchandising is a type of marketing in which ... Read more

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