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Are Business Cards a Thing of the Past?

Are Business Cards a Thing of the Past? I love to highlight smart businesses within our community, especially when the business is offering something as user friendly and desirable as Savvycard. I am using it and loving it and invite you to check it out. Free and premium versions are available. An e-business card and.. read more →

You’re an Entrepreneur – Is the Entrepreneurs’ Organization right for you?

By Alissa Simon, Summer Associate for Hunter Business Law and J.D. Candidate May 2015 By enabling entrepreneurs to learn and grow from each other, the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) has encouraged business owners to achieve greater business success and enrich their personal lives.  The local chapter, EO Central Florida, is rapidly growing, has more than 25.. read more →

Creating Your Own Job TV and Internet Series for Entrepreneurs

As the following press release explains, there are some free educational TV programs for entrepreneurs that may be worth your time if you are a small business owner.     A Service of Speak Up Tampa Bay PATV, Inc. Located @ Upper Level University Mall, Tampa, FL  Mailing Address PO Box 4177, Tampa FL 33677-4177.. read more →

Corporate Leadership Collaboration – Profiling Vistage Florida

By Alissa Simon, Summer Associate for Hunter Business Law and J.D. Candidate May 2015 Yesterday Sheryl Hunter and I met with Cindy L. Hesterman, Chair of three Vistage groups in the greater Tampa Bay area. If you are a business owner or executive, this organization may be the ideal collaborative training and growth program for.. read more →

Tampa’s Entrepreneurial Culture

Tampa’s Entrepreneurial Culture – Featured Events for Spring 2013 I’ve been observing lately plenty of enthusiasm for what I’ve always loved – entrepreneurship. Tampa may not be Silicon Valley (yet!) but there is far more going on for visionary entrepreneurs than you might imagine. Let’s take a look at just a few of the groups.. read more →

Every Business Owner Gets The Blues!

By Kellye Dash, Owner of The Busy Buddy The Busy Buddy offers Business Support Services throughout Tampa Bay to help busy entrepreneurs get things done! Do you remember how you felt when you first decided to open your own business? What an incredibly feeling of excitement! Did you keep a notepad at your bedside for those.. read more → Brings Value to Your New Business

One of my favorite internet websites is While its focus is on technology start-ups, the content is of value to every kind of start-up. Go there for advice, solace from other start-up founders, and for pure educational entertainment. And here’s a list of top start-up blogs on the web: read more →

Inspiration for Entrepreneurs

The TED Talks are incredible and worthy of business owners’ time. I especially found the presentation made by Sir Ken Robinson who spoke on “Do Schools Kill Creativity” in 2007 impactful. This quote should be remembered as you grow your businesses: “If you’re not prepared to be wrong, you’ll never come up with anything original.” He.. read more →

Inspiration for Entrepreneurs

“Entrepreneurship is living a few years of your life like most people won’t, so that you can spend the rest of your life like most people can’t.” - Anonymous There is no substitute for hard work and sacrifice if you want success! read more →

Inspiration for Entrepreneurs

“It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get up.” -Vince Lombardi Entrepreneurship involves risk. You cannot have a fear of failure and you must have an attitude of try, try again. read more →