AKSourceLink Blog

  • Building a Pitch for Your Idea

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Sep 18, 2014
    How does the entrepreneur learn the techniques of giving the pitch? Check out some ideas here!
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  • 7 Books to Take to the Pool

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Sep 16, 2014
    Business mentors don’t have to be people you personally know. Get info and advice from business book authors that may shave years off your learning curve.
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  • Entrepreneurs: Don't Attempt This DIY

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Sep 11, 2014
    Unless you are a graphic designer by trade, you should think twice before putting the look of your business in your own hands. You may have fantastic taste or a fervor for Photoshop, but your business is too important to DIY graphic design.
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  • Steps to Launch - 4 Legal Tasks Every Startup Should Tackle

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Sep 04, 2014
    Kristin Kenny of Polsinelli shares four legal tips every startup should take early in their lifecycle.
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  • Spinning plates

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Aug 28, 2014
    Entrepreneurs, small business owners, support organization leaders, we have something in common: We are all plate spinners.
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  • How 40% of Today’s Businesses Are Generating Leads Inexpensively

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Aug 22, 2014
    More than 40% of today’s companies are taking advantage of an inexpensive, user-friendly marketing tool for generating leads and strengthening customer relations.
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  • What does your business SELFIE say about you

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Aug 21, 2014
    An an entrepreneur, you're the face of your business. You represent everything!
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  • How to Get Clients to Pay

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Aug 14, 2014
    If you don’t have effective strategies in place to make sure your clients pay you on time, you could be setting yourself up for a cash flow problem. To free up your time so you can focus on growing your business instead of on delinquent customers, use these nine tried-and-true strategies offered by business experts and successful entrepreneurs.
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  • 5 Reasons You Should Care About Youth Entrepreneurship

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Aug 07, 2014
    There has never been a time in history where there were more demands for young peoples’ time: social media use topping 17 or 18 hours a day is just the beginning of the train of distractions that vies for students’ attention. These five reasons will convince you that you should care about youth entrepreneurship. Are you thinking lemonade stand? Stop.
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  • Small Business Resources from the SBA Sam Dickey

    Posted by Lisa Wedin on Aug 05, 2014
    In this informative, one-hour webinar you will learn how to take advantage of training and counseling services, gain access to capital, and even how to break into government contracting.
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