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Show Me the Money!

Belly up to the Financial Feasts table and talk turkey about money... what to look for, where & how? All money talk is fair game. CyberSchmooz

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Working alone at home? Looking for new ideas or ways to juggle work & family demands? Come on over to the Working at Home forum and see how others are dealing with the same issues. CyberSchmooz

How to Submit an Article to Idea Cafe

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Have you ever wondered what might happen if just one online criminal got his or her hands on some of your company’s most important data? Sad but true, many businesses have had to deal with this issue, an issue that can end up dealing a terrible pub

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$1,000.00 Small Business Grant: It Is Time To Get Your Votes In

Important News for Small BusinessWe are thrilled to present the semi-finalists for the current Idea Cafe's Small Business Grant. It was tough since there were so many super candidates. But now we've selected the cream of the crop from nearly two thousand exceptional applicants.

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Every small business owner takes their own unique path, and it is always interesting to hear things from a different perspective. So, read the stories of our semi-finalists, and cast your vote for the business owner you like most.

Rushelle Wetzel Takes the Prize Entrepreneur of the Year for Second Year in a Row

Important News for Small BusinessShe competed against 190 entrepreneurs from across the country and her win was definitely well-deserved. Congratulations!

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