1) Don’t rush into a partnership.
Here are the lessons I learned from my first attempt at running a business, making my second time around much smoother.
Source: 5 Things Not to Do When You’re Running a Small Business
Amazon and American Express on Tuesday introduced the Amazon Business American Express Card — the online giant’s first credit card for the small business segment. The co-branded credit card has no annual fee, offers greater visibility into each transaction, and provides an enhanced checkout experience on Amazon Business and Amazon.
Source: Amazon’s new credit card makes a play for small businesses
It doesn’t matter how big your business is, though, cold emailing is a method proven to increase sales leads and grow your network.
Source: Actually, Cold Emailing Can Work for Small Businesses
Best Free POS Software for 2018
Here are TechCo’s top picks for free POS systems aimed at small businesses:
Source: Best Free POS Software for Small Businesses | 2018 – Tech.Co
Amazon has launched Storefronts, a new section of its site that only lists products sold by small businesses. This seems to be a bid to compete with Shopify, Etsy and other e-commerce portals. The portal is a sort of promise ring to the SMB community that sells on Amazon, as it vows to promote smaller companies and help their products stand out among the millions of businesses that sell on the site.
Source: Amazon launches Storefronts portal to court SMBs | ZDNet