Art as an Advantage

Posted by Siobhan Hitchmough

How is art important to your business? If you ask this question to most business people, chances are you’ll be given a blank look. What is art anyways?  From Wikipedia, “art is the process or product of deliberately arranging elements in a way that appeals to the senses or emotions.”  The critical piece here is […]

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Give a Man a Fish…

Posted by Siobhan Hitchmough

Have you heard about Kiva? Kiva is a non-profit organization that facilitates micro-lending to entrepreneurs in developing countries. The idea is to provide qualified people with money they need to start a business.  This way, they can make a living, create jobs, and improve lives through a sustainable mean.  When the loan money has been […]

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Creativity – A Leap of Faith

Posted by Siobhan Hitchmough

I bet you’ve heard of websites done in HTML or Flash.  But how about one made in YouTube?  Yes, YouTube, the video site. Words can’t do this clever company’s website justice – go ahead and take a look: http://booneoakley.com Brilliant, isn’t it? Now, imagine you’ve never seen this site before.  Your company’s web developer suggests […]

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inFlow 4.5 stars from CNET editors

Posted by Siobhan Hitchmough

Today, the editors from CNET download.com decided to do a review of our beloved inFlow Inventory Software. The verdict? “inFlow’s many options may not find use in every type of business, but this versatile program can be tailored to nearly any small business. We highly recommend this download for its ease of use, numerous options […]

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5 Reasons to Talk About Your Business Ideas

Posted by Siobhan Hitchmough

Would-be entrepreneurs are often unsure whether they should talk about their business ideas.  On one hand, they’re rightfully concerned that word might spread to their competitors.  On the other hand, here are five reasons we think most entrepreneurs should share more with their family, friends, and advisors. 1.  It’s not the idea, it’s the execution. […]

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