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Book Review: Crush It!

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By Christy - April 14th, 2010

This is a very inspiring book, suitable for anyone who has ever dreamed. ‘Crush It!’ is written by Gary Vaynerchuk a self-made podcasting, social media guru. He started out as an entrepreneur at a very young age (10 yrs old) buying and selling baseball cards. Inspired by his parents entrepreneurial spirit and his own talent [...]

Facebook: lessons for small businesses?

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By peterurban - March 26th, 2009

Everyone is complaining about the new Facebook interface. Whether its weakness is aesthetic or functional, the resounding consensus among annoyed Facebookers is that it sucks.

In light of the uproar (which, might I mention, isn’t actually stopping anyone from using FB), I thought it would be a good opportunity to reflect upon the strengths of everyone’s [...]