The Champion Business Blog

New Energize Connecticut Video to Help Small Businesses Save Energy and Money

July 28, 2015|

New Energize Connecticut Video to Help Small Businesses Save Energy and Money by Sarah Whitney | June 29, 2015 If you’re like many small businesses, you might not have the time, financial resources or in-house [...]

Beauty Goes Upscale

July 8, 2015|

Beauty Goes Upscale by Rieva Lesonsky | July 8, 2015 The beauty biz is attracting big spenders If you currently sell or are considering starting a shop (online or off) selling beauty products (or even [...]

The Power of Going Mobile for Small Business

July 7, 2015|

The Power of Going Mobile for Small Business by America's SBDC | June 17, 2015 How often do you pick up your smartphone throughout the day? When you wake up; when you’re standing in line [...]

Consider A Resale Franchise

July 7, 2015|

Consider A Resale Franchise by America's SBDC | June 19, 2015 You’re considering going into business for yourself. Perhaps you’re looking into a franchise, but you’re not sure you’re ready to start a brand new franchise [...]

Florida Small Business Development Center Prepares Businesses For Hurricane Season

June 19, 2015|

Florida Small Business Development Center Prepares Businesses For Hurricane Season by Cynthia Corzo | June 17, 2015 As the 2015 Atlantic Hurricane season got underway June 1, South Floridians kicked off a flurry of shopping [...]

Before You Export: 5 Tips for Gathering Market Intel

June 15, 2015|

Before You Export: 5 Tips for Gathering Market Intel by Katie Murray | April 15, 2015 Did you know that more than 95 percent of the world’s consumers live outside the United States? That’s a [...]

50 Free Tools to Help Grow Your Small Business

June 15, 2015|

50 Free Tools to Help Grow Your Small Business by Meredith Wood | June 10, 2015 Being an entrepreneur can feel intimidating and isolating, especially in the beginning. But thanks to the internet, you don’t [...]

10 Key Cloud Considerations For Small Businesses

May 27, 2015|

10 Key Cloud Considerations For Small Businesses by Thoughts on Cloud | May 21, 2015 It’s a well-known fact that cloud offers small businesses the means to start and scale quickly. But while many small [...]

Guy Kawasaki: The Art of Innovation

May 21, 2015|

Guy Kawasaki: The Art of Innovation by Kevin Allen | May 6, 2015 Few people have stared tech innovation in the face quite like Guy Kawasaki. He was there in Apple’s early days, he’s penned [...]

What is Hashtag Marketing?

May 18, 2015|

What is Hashtag Marketing? Hashtag this. Hashtag that. You’ve heard the word a million times! But what does it mean and how can you use it to reach your customers and prospects? In this [...]

CT Expo Speaker Barry Moltz’s Four Ways To Get Unstuck

April 7, 2015|

CT Expo Speaker Barry Moltz's Four Ways To Get Unstuck April 7, 2015 Having grown up in Torrington, CT, speaker Barry Moltz’s trio of ‘Unstuck’ workshops at the 2015 Connecticut Business Expo on June [...]

Infographic – 5-Step Formula for Creating Engaging Visual Content

April 1, 2015|

Infographic - 5-Step Formula for Creating Engaging Visual Content by Chelsea Hejny | March 31, 2015 Visual content, on average, does better on social. In fact, having at least one image in your post leads to [...]