Small business has been a focus at Patch since we first started.
We aim to support small businesses in our communities and to help them use Patch as a way to tell the stories of small businesses across our country.
For our small business community, we bring you a weekly roundup of top stories from Small Business Patch, your online source for small biz news, tips, and insights to help your business grow and prosper.
1. 30 Tips for Avoiding Business Failure - Founders of companies, both successful and failed, offer their tips on what mistakes not to make when ramping up a business
3. Jumpstart Your Marketing Campaign with an Internet Movie - This blog from a resident Patch blogger in Foster City explains how to make a movie that can grab customers' attention.
4. The Rise of Small Business Contests - Social Media and an emphasis on the small businesses that drive the national economy have created an explosion of contests targeting small businesses.
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