September 19, 2016

In The Mix When It Comes To Obtaining Grants (Part 2 of 2) (PODCAST)

Continuing our earlier podcast discussion with Dawn Meader McCausland, in today’s podcast we go more in-depth about the logistics of obtaining grants.  Please note, in this podcast we refer back to material mentioned in Part 1 of this podcast series.  You can listen to/read the transcript that podcast interview by clicking here. http://media.blubrry.com/smallfoodbiz/p/content.blubrry.com/smallfoodbiz/Grants2.m4aPodcast: Play in…

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September 8, 2016

The Race To The End Of The Year

Every year at this time, before the BBQ grills have even cooled down from the Labor Day picnics, my husband will turn to me and say “the race to the end of the year is on.”

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September 6, 2016

The Basics Of Grants For Food Businesses (Part 1 of 2) (PODCAST)

Are grants really a way for small businesses to get free money that doesn’t need to be paid back?  This is just one of the myths about grants that we cover in today’s podcast along with information about how to find whether or not grants may be applicable to your business.  Join us for this…

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August 30, 2016

Accounting For Sampling

Samples are part of the game when it comes to the food industry.  It may be samples that you’re handing out at the farmers’ market in order to allow potential customers to taste your products.  It may be packaged samples that you send to buyers in the hopes that they’ll like what they see and…

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August 15, 2016

Instagram Introduces ‘Stories’

In a continuation from last week’s post about some of the changes on Instagram, today we’re talking about the new ‘Stories’ feature.  Many consider this to be a direct attack on SnapChat, which is rapidly gaining new users as that social media channel has a very successful feature which just so happens to be called…

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July 20, 2016

Knowing Where You Spend Your Time

No doubt, the saying that your time is your most valuable asset rings especially true for entrepreneurs.  Even if you have a small staff working with you, chances are there are still more things on your to-do list then you can realistically get to on any given day.  This is why knowing where you spend…

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