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Entrepreneurship

November 21, 2017

The Importance of Small Business Saturday

Many people may think that Black Friday is the best shopping holiday of the year, but for those of us who love to shop local, that award goes to Small Business Saturday, which falls on November 25th. Small Business Saturday is a nationally-recognized day designed to bring awareness to locally-owned businesses and the impact they […]

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Meeting: Women-Owned Business

October 30, 2017

Launching a Women-Owned Business: An Interview with Jennifer McClure

Jennifer McClure is a full-time professional speaker and business advisor. She helps leaders embrace the future of work and leverage their influence to create positive, lasting change in and through their organizations. She sat down with our team at Zenefits to talk about what it’s like to launch a women-owned business. Hi, Jennifer. Many of […]

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Ben Horowitz - Culture Quote

September 19, 2017

Ben Horowitz on Culture, Leadership, & Succeeding

“I don’t think I’m all this or that, but I’m all me.” – Eazy-E The New York Times wrote that Ben Horowitz is “helping define the modern tech age.” It goes without saying, we concur. He’s a bestselling author, accomplished CEO, cofounder and general partner at Andreessen Horowitz, and noted hip hop connoisseur. Ben gives […]

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how to grow a company

June 19, 2017

How to Grow a Company Without Micromanaging

Chris Bennett is the CEO and Founder of 97th Floor, an award-winning digital marketing agency. He speaks on marketing and entrepreneurship at universities and international conferences, including SMX, SearchLove, Adobe Summit and DreamForce. Chris shares his story on how changing his management style grew his business, while fostering happy employees. I was recently on the phone with […]

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financing options for small businesses

May 4, 2017

5 Financing Options for Small Businesses

As a small business owner, there may come a time when you find yourself in search of financing. Maybe you need money to expand your office space. Maybe you need money to acquire a competitor. Or maybe you need money for new equipment.  Regardless of why you’re seeking financing, it’s good to know there are many […]

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Company Culture

March 24, 2017

[Customer Spotlight]: A Peek into the Weekend Culture at Chubbies – the “Short-Shorts” Company

When it comes to company culture, there are few companies that do it as well – and with as much flair – as Chubbies, the SF-based “short-shorts” company. Known for their outrageously hilarious videos and loud shorts, Chubbies exudes fun not only through their clothes, but through their mission statement and culture. Here are a […]

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