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Ukraine’s Two Big Gas Deals Are Now Both Dry

National People's Action unveiled its Long-Term Agenda to a New Economy (pdf), which outlines a 40-year plan to create a more just and sustainable political and economic system, last year. (Image: National People's Action)

Eric Zuesse In June, Shell Oil halted its newly dug shale-gas wells at the Yuzivska gas field in southeastern Ukraine, and gave as the reason the civil war there, though only after Ukrainian Government troops had ousted the local residents ...

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Slavery Is Now Being Put into Practice by the Ukrainian Government

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Results from Ukraine’s New Law for Government-Imposed Slavery (And How Western ‘News’ Media Have Hidden All of This from You) Eric Zuesse On September 26th, I headlined “Ukraine Government Officially Introduces Slavery, with Vague Terms,” and I wondered when and ...

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45 Tips For Small Businesses Using Social Media

Social media can be very intimidating for small businesses. Especially with recent changes in policy from Facebook and other such sites. Getting to grips, and understanding how to get the best from your time each day is vital. I’ve put ...

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Top Eight Tips to Get Your Small Business Noticed Online

Top Eight Tips to Get Your Small Business Noticed Online Today, online-based businesses are becoming the new brick and mortar. In fact, even the traditional brick and mortar businesses have vastly expanded their sales and clientele by using the Internet ...

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5 Most Profitable Types of Online Business

cc licensed flickr photo shared by simiant Creating an online business is a potentially profitable way to stop that day job and get started in a personal passion. By understanding the types of businesses that are most profitable, it is ...

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How to Become an Internet Lord

If you are not particularly tech minded and computers are not your thing, then you may scoff at the idea of having your own website. For many people, a website is something that will require a great deal of technical ...

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Social Media Strategies – How to Use Them Effectively


Social media strategies are part of a larger plan used for marketing any kind of business. Social media is also beneficial to individuals as it encourages social interaction. As much as we accept the fact that social media is a ...

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Five Business Tips The Apprentice Taught Us


by tEdits The BBC television series “The Apprentice” offers an interesting and entertaining insight into the business world as contestants compete to go into business with Sir Alan Sugar. Whether they are developing a new product, selling on a market stall ...

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How is the Government Supporting UK Technology Businesses

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The government appears to be heavily committed to helping technology businesses, particularly start-ups, grow and thrive, and is putting real money into doing so. They have brought in a range of different types of financial support aimed to helping technology ...

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Starting Out In Business – The Basics


Dickens’ phrase “the best of times and the worst of times” is one of those descriptions that can find its place in every generation.  Today, for many employees it’s beginning to feel like the worst of times, for those who ...

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7 Apps that Help Keep Businesses Running Smoothly


Advances in computing technology continue to provide businesses with powerful tools that enable them to increase their productivity. Now that smartphones and tablet PCs are rapidly becoming the most important way to stay connected while mobile, developers are designing numerous ...

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The Small Business Advantage: Personal Touch


Not so long ago, the best way to position a sales pitch directly to households was through radio. Just years after the television industry had skyrocketed on the market, marketers jumped like feverish grasshoppers from print and radio to moving ...

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3 Reasons Why Your Business Should Be Blogging

by Jessica Wagner
It's not going to work if you simply have a web site and you're expecting all of the business to just fall in your lap. In today's, Internet ruled, market every business needs to be using every tool...

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The Ups and Downs of an Online Business


by Gina Harris
Working from your home office has many pluses, but can also be a disadvantage if you are not disciplined about your work ethics or environment. Take a look at some factors to consider before you...

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Advantages and Disadvantages of a Small Business

by Haliyma Barrow
One of the advantages of a small business is the relatively low startup capital needed. Personal savings, small grants and loans from friends and family are usually enough to start up a small venture...

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Ideas for Starting a Recession Proof Business

by Haliyma Barrow
Many people are venturing out into the small business arena. If you are considering traveling along this path, then you should start a recession proof small business....

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Starting an Online Shop from Home – 3 Things that Make it Harder than it Looks

by Kirsty LaVier
“If you build it, they will come” is a great line for a movie – but it’s a terrible attitude to have about your business.  Let’s face it – the world is not waiting for you to fling open your virtual doors...

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Giving Your Business a Kick Start and Keeping it on Top

by Archie June
Big things start with small ones, and this is a principle that is applied in the world of business. Where do you think all those big business started from? Take a look at their histories and you will find out that indeed, they first started as small companies and then grew on to become the big names that...

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10 Common Mistakes Every Entrepreneur Should Avoid

by Roxanne Lane
In 2004, the Office of Advocacy reported that there were 24.7 million businesses within the US. According to the Small Business Administration, 66% of new businesses make it past the two year mark. Only 44% are still open after four years. Don’t make the errors that more than half of these entrepreneurs have made.

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10 Business Mistakes in Social Media

by Neil Jones
The Internet has transformed the lives of people in every sphere be it business, social interaction or communication. But no other phenomenon can keep pace with the rapid development of social media and the window of opportunity it offers to businesses. Social media started out as a social network dominated by groups of musicians and artists, college students and teenagers...

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Are You Marketing Yourself The Right Way?

by Zoe Mcfadden from A Small Orange
In the world of internet business, when it comes to our various organizations, we are defined by the likes of our website. The way we choose to present the face of our organization on the internet is the way we will be perceived by all of our potential clients. Nothing is more important than how we create and market that image.

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Inspiring Self-starters and How Internet Marketing Helped Them

by Jason Acar from Skills Online
Online courses are the first step to internet wealth. Do you think you have missed the opportunity to board the Internet cash train? Think again. Daily, people are getting sites and businesses off the ground that, with the correct internet marketing approach, can become the next big thing.

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How to Future Proof Your Online Business Through Internet Marketing

by Ross Navid
The internet and technology is an amazing thing. It moves so incredibly fast. Yes, the internet is relatively young, but it moves faster than any lifespan. There’s human years, dog years, bee years, and then internet years. The internet has aged incredibly fast due to the nature of the space – mainly meaning a low barrier to entry. Because of that, every person who has a website has something deep rooted in the back of their head – “How long will this last?”

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Social Media for Small Online Businesses

by Bryan Phelps
Social media is the latest and greatest form of internet marketing to date. Instead of pitching whatever your product or service is in a one-sided format (such as a billboard or television commercial)

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7 Tips on How to Survive the 1st Year of Managing Your Own Business

Guest Post by Heinrich Muller from The Link Building Guy | People often misjudge the difficulty of starting and managing their own business. There are some exceptions to the rule but on average the 1st year of any new business is a make-or-break period and the accompanying stress can be very difficult to handle.

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Should I Start My Own Business?

Guest Post by Matt from Advanced Lifestyle Design | This article talks about how to determine whether or not you should start your own business. In order to determine which business you should start, you should ask the following questions: ...

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Lessons from a Fortune 500 Company

It’s Not Always What You See! Sometimes it’s the HOW and What You Don’t See!! Guest Post by Richard Harmer Brady Media Group So anyway, I was in the shower and thought about something. You see earlier in the day, ...

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Why Business Owners Should Turn Business Sense into Common Sense

Guest Post by Richard Harmer Brady Media Group Over the past 7-8 years I’ve worked in marketing and brand development for myself and currently I’m a partner and Brand Strategist for Brady Media Group. It all “started” when I was ...

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Small Business Website Challenge – The Best Way To Generate Local Leads?

It was announced by GetLauchedOnline.com they are about to open their 60-Day Small Business Website Challenge during which they will pick 20 small businesses to introduce them to the new, all-in-one website building and online leads generation service with guaranteed ...

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