Dr. Design? How one Doctor Fixed Up Her Practice.

Physical changes to your business location pays dividends Dr. Susan Dimick had an idea. Let her patients enjoy their time in her waiting room and not loathe waiting for her services. So she spent time and money fixing up her small practice, the Central Oklahoma Early Detection Clinic in Edmond, Oklahoma. As one journalist put
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3 Steps: Buy Your Parents Company, Run It and Become Gigantic

Photo of Jason Cohen, Courtesy The Washington Post In 2013, National Small Business Week honored 50 state winners as exemplary small businesses. In Virginia, Jason Cohen’s ILM Corporation was acknowledged as a leader in the state. ILM Corporation “provides document management solutions in Washington DC, Virginia, and Maryland, including data capture, data entry, digital imaging, document
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New Frontier for CrossFit: A $2B Industry Attracts Kids

Capitalizing on a Craze The CrossFit industry can’t be contained. Business owners have been opening up new locations and leveraging small business loans for years to help their companies grow through smart investments and marketing. The $2 billion industry has expanded internationally and now the brand itself has become synonymous with success. That explosion sparked
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Small Businesses Keep Adding More Jobs: Did You?

The National Employment Report released on Wednesday shows private payrolls added 220,000 jobs last month, which exceeded the expectations of many. ADP, the payroll processor also adjusted its March numbers too, to suggest an additonal 18,000 more jobs were added above the prior estimates. See that report here: March reading. According to an article in Forbes,
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The 4 Most Memorable Moments of April

On this, the last day of April, it’s important to note that April showers usually bring May flowers, right? While there were some good moments to the month, there were also some tough moments to swallow here in the United States. In case you forgot a few of the highlights of the month, see below.
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