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Microsoft Releases Free Skype Meetings Tool for Small Businesses

Looking to elevate your small business's videoconferencing game? Microsoft might have just the thing.<p>The software giant on Tuesday released Skype Meetings, a free tool aimed at small businesses offering real-time audio and HD video conferencing. The tool is available to anyone in the US with a …

Video Conferencing

20 Creative Floors You Won’t Be Able to Stop Staring At

So you want to give your floors a makeover, but you’d like something a little more exciting than a new area rug. The options are endless, but a creative floor pattern might be exactly what you’re looking for. One of the boldest ways to revamp a bland room is to paint the floors… if you’re up for …

To reach Machu Picchu, I chose the (luxurious) road less travelled

The high road to Machu Picchu<p><i>Each year thousands of hikers, dogged by mosquitoes and altitude sickness, make the four-day trek to this Incan wonder of the world. Jeremy Freed sought a more civilized route to the summit</i><p>Machu Picchu is the greatest surviving example of Incan architecture. (Martin …

What We Can Learn From 3 Companies Using Technology To Disrupt The Retail Business

Singapore is deemed by some as an idyllic place to foster a new breed of technologically innovative enterprises. As part of the efforts to develop a new breed of technologically innovative global enterprises, many new initiatives promote the inclusion and innovation of technology to make a wave of …

Customers

95 Business Books for People Who Dream Big

After some requests for “further reading” on a variety of management concepts, my coworker Rebecca Corliss put together some internal …

Self-improvement

These 4 Emails Will Help You Increase Online Sales

Use these email marketing tactics to drive your online sales without increasing your advertising budget<p>Would you like to know how you can increase your online sales without spending a ton of money on advertising?<p>There's a lot of ways you can drive sales, but some methods are more powerful than …

6 Top Tools That Will Have Your Business Growing in No Time

Whether you're looking to make the right hire or see what your customers are doing on your site, there's a tool out there ready to help.<p>Every new customer converted is a battle won for a small business. It's no easy task to reach a broad audience and convince strangers to trust your business with …

5 Key Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When I sat down to write my book, <i>An American Hedge Fund</i> (which I now make free to the public), I wrote it with one key goal in mind, to provide entrepreneurs like me with access to the information they need to be as successful as …

6 New Social Media Marketing Tools the Experts Use. You Should, Too.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Social media is transforming the way brands market themselves online. Actually, it’s safe to say that social media has <i>already</i> changed things in a big way.<p>New platforms have emerged that continue to transform the way we communicate. These …