5 best invoicing software options for small business

For many small businesses and entrepreneurs, invoicing and collecting payments is the lifeblood of your organization. However, finding the best invoicing software for small businesses can prove challenging. Many of your existing platforms or tools might have an invoicing capability (for example Microsoft Office 365, or Square point-of-sale), or you …

Team GoDaddy Heads to Grace Hopper Celebration for the 4th Year

The 24th annual Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing will take place in Texas on Wednesday, September 26, where nearly 20,000 attendees will flood the Houston Convention Center to listen to keynote speakers, attend informative panels, visit with companies hiring for STEM positions and much more. I was fortunate …

The Benefits of Patenting: When to Protect Your Inventions and Why

Patents are one of the ways to keep track of the immense advancement of our society. According to IFI Claims, 2019 saw a new record of patents granted by the US Patent and Trademark Office – a staggering 333,530. Given proper infrastructure, these ideas can become game-changers. One big idea …

Inside Michigan Business: A Look at the Marijuana Industry

Inside Michigan Business is a new podcast co-hosted by veteran journalists John Gallagher and Jack Lessenberry. Through conversations with their guests, they explore a range of pressing issues for Michigan including entrepreneurialism, innovation, trade and technology. On today’s episode, John and Jack explore one of Michigan’s newest industries, the legal marijuana trade. Both medicinal and recreational …

Spam calls getting annoying? SmartLine users now have protection from spam calls with Hiya

We’ve all been on the receiving end of unsolicited spam calls –  those you receive at the most inconvenient times , attempting to sell a product or service, or worse, attempting to gather your personal data to use your credit card or social security info without your consent.  For entrepreneurs …

Changing Your Brand? Here’s How to Successfully Pivot

What is the best branding move companies can make when trying to pivot or change their image? Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most successful young entrepreneurs. YEC members represent nearly every industry, generate billions of dollars in revenue each year and have created tens of thousands of jobs. …

This #1 NYT Best-Selling Author Says Transformation Begins with Mastering Your Mindset

The following is excerpted from “You Are a Badass at Making Money: Master the Mindset of Wealth” by Jen Sincero, published by Viking, an imprint of Penguin Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC. Copyright © 2017 by Good Witch LLC. My first experience with the power of mastering …

Standout tools: GoCentral Google My Business Listing feature

If you’re running a brick-and-mortar or service area business, you know the importance of local search. After all, consumers usually search the web for products or services near them when they’re close to making a purchase. A high-quality online business listing can help you reach customers in your area, but setting …