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California Small Businesses Face Survival Challenge During Wildfires

Most of the 2019 California wildfires got extinguished or mostly contained recently. But the damage and impact of those fires will be felt by Californians for years. And among the many people particularly hurt by the wildfires are California’s small businesses. According to a Fox Business News report, wildfires this year put California’s prosperous wine …

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Marketing Pros Struggling with Attribution, New CallRail Survey Reveals

While marketing attribution offers many benefits for businesses, common mistakes can take place that could skew the understanding of marketing outcomes. A survey by CallRail reveals that 39% of marketers lack insights into the effectiveness of their campaigns. Marketing today is more complex and broader than ever before. Marketers face more choices, more channels, and …

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Glowforge Says Its New 3D Laser Printer Will Transform Small Businesses

A 3D laser printer company has made upgrades promising to quadruple the profits and output of small businesses using their product.  The new features added to Glowforge products cut down the time to make items.  For example, a customized engraved cutting board went from an hour to 23 minutes. Small Business Trends contacted Dan Shapiro, …

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Tight Job Market Keeps Wages at Small Businesses on the Rise

The latest Small Business Employment Watch Report shows a tight job market has positively affected wage growth in October. The annualized growth for hourly earnings has reached 3% and the annualized growth of weekly earnings touched 3.36% in October 2019. Wage data is a critical economic indicator to understand the welfare of workers and their …

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Anticipation for Holiday Shoppers High for 71% of Ecommerce Sellers

With Cyber Monday the holiday shopping season now has yet another lucrative day of marketing retailers can take advantage of. According to the DHL 2019 Holiday Shipping Survey, the anticipation for holiday shoppers is high among ecommerce sellers. However, it is not as high as in 2018. 2019 Holiday Ecommerce Outlook The outlook is being …

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