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Rieva Lesonsky
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Find out how entrepreneurs are turning crafts into businesses. By Rieva Lesonsky. Can you build a successful business doing “arts and crafts”? The continued success of Etsy says you can. In fact, according to new research from Mintel, 45 percent of Millennials aged 30 to 39 sold a handmade ...
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How to be an international freelancer in a global economy. By Simon Davies. As digital advances continue to widen the global market, so too do they widen the horizons of freelancers. Where there's internet connection, there's business. Independent entrepreneurs are often perfect candidates for ...
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10 Things Entrepreneurs Need to Know. By Rieva Lesonsky. 1. The Future of Commerce. According to Mozu.com, a cloud commerce platform, retailers around the world are preparing for a tectonic shift in commerce strategy. Omni-channel is yesterday's model. Unified commerce is tomorrow's.
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Is seaweed the next superfood? By Rieva Lesonsky. According to the research folks at Mintel, America may be going weed crazy. Nope, I'm not talking about that kind of weed. Mintel says, “seaweed-flavored food and drink just may be the next superfood trend in the West.” ...
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By Mikita Mikado. Your first sales hire should be your CEO (it might end up being yourself), to sell to investors, your initial team, your first clients, and so on. But CEOs and founders have many other responsibilities and (hopefully) soon, you will need to scale your sales strategy.
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CEO GrowBiz Media. SmallBizDaily.com, editor, writer, speaker, author
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writing, editing, public speaking
Employment
  • GrowBiz Media
    CEO, 2008 - present
  • Entrepreneur Magazine
    SVP/Editorial Director, 1983 - 2008
  • Entrepreneur Magazine
    Research Assistant, 1978 - 1980
  • Doubleday Book Publishers
    Jr. Research Analyst, 1975 - 1978
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Small business and entrepreneurship journalist and advocate.
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Brooklyn born, Long Island raised. Living in southern California for over 30 years. 

Dedicated to helping aspiring and current entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses. 

Author of several books, and hundreds of articles about business ownership.
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  • University of Missouri–Columbia
    Journalism, 1971 - 1974
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