Events Slow Down for The Holidays

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For the next few weeks things are going to be slowing down as the holiday season arrives. Don’t let that stop you from taking advantage of what the season has to offer. This is a great opportunity to plan your own holiday events, Christmas parties, and get-togethers. Say thank you to your employees, clients, and partners as the year comes to a close. Once January hits, things are going to pick up again, so look forward to an eventful year.

To see a full list or to submit your own event, contest or award listing, visit the Small Business Events Calendar.

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Make These Changes in Your Business — Today

News for your businessEDIT

The new year is a time for new beginnings, both in life and in business. If you haven’t already, it may be time to consider making a new year’s resolution for your business. Members of our small business community have some suggestions for things you should consider in the new year, whether it be new tech trends or simple tips for a better workplace.

Read on for a full list of tips in our weekly Small Business Trends community and information roundup.

Prepare for the End of Credit Cards

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Technology is opening new doors for payment options.

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20 Brands Killing It With Vine Marketing

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Vine presents a unique opportunity to visually promote your brand. It’s a great way to connect with your customer base as well as branch out to extend your business’s reach. However when talking about such a short span of time, the challenge is clear. When you only have six seconds, how can you make it count?

To help answer this question, take a look at these Vine marketing examples of brands that are making Vine work for them.

Vine Marketing Examples

Target

Target has made a game out of their Vine videos. By utilizing hashtags, fans create their own videos based on a game of tag.

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