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10 Questions to Ask Before Applying for a Bank Loan

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most small-business owners need a bank loan at one time or another, and applying for one involves much more than filling out paperwork and saying a prayer. Among other things, you need to consider the state of your personal and business …

Power Networking: Use Your Power Base to Grow Sales

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, the most lucrative way to spark immediate business is to tap into your power base. Your power base is all the people you know and are connected to. "Oh," you say, "I don't want to bother my friends and family." That is …

Dealing With Rejection: 5 Ways to Turn a No Into a Yes

This story originally appeared on Business on Main<p>"Dear Mr. Strauss: Thank you for your submission, but unfortunately ..."<p>When you're an entrepreneur, you hear the word "no" a lot. The not-so-fictional rejection letter above was just one of scores of similar responses I received for years from …

12 Social Media Mistakes That Entrepreneurs Make

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><b>We've asked a coterie of marketing experts to join Entrepreneur's Team Digital to provide answers to your common questions about building an online presence. Got a question? Ask it in our comment section below or on Twitter using</b> …

How to Use Social Media to Find Customers (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Gaining popularity on social media is only half the battle. How do you convert those "Likes" into paying customers?<p>According to data compiled by Wishpond, a maker of social-media marketing applications, 77 percent of business-to consumer …

When Marketing Over Social Media, Test, Experiment and Test Some More

One of the most effective and cost-efficient ways to spread the word about your brand and find new customers can be over social media. But from Facebook to Twitter to Google+ to Pinterest and beyond, how can an entrepreneur know which social networks to be on and spend the most time using? And how …