How to Create Your Own Small Business Empire by Leveraging Your Contacts

by Gail Gardner
Forbes estimates that there are nearly 28 million small businesses in the United States. With the unemployment rate still sitting at 6.3 percent, starting a small business is an attractive option for many people. If you’re thinking about starting your own business, here’s how you can do it. Leverage Your Contacts Billy Stade, founder of the Closet, a clothing store in Orange C ...Read the full article

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