Small business has been a focus at Patch since we first started.We aim to support small businesses in our communities and to help them use Patch as a way to tell the stories of small businesses across our country.
For our small business community, we bring you a weekly roundup of top stories from Small Business Patch, your online source for small biz news, tips, and insights to help your business grow and prosper.
- How Do You Keep Customers Coming Back?
FiveStars, one of the largest customer loyalty networks for small and medium businesses, explains their "Customer Lifetime Value" metric and shows you how to keep customers with five easy tips.
- What's New in Tech for Small Businesses
Technology is an important piece of small business success. The key is knowing which tools can help your business get to the next level! Here, the information you need about outsourcing, mobile, and data -- all in one place.
- Healthcare Reform Top of Mind for Small Business Owners
Our friends at SurePayroll, a leading provider of online payroll services for small businesses, have released their September 2013 Small Business Scorecard, a comprehensive summary of nationwide trends in small business hiring and salaries.
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