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How to Find Your Best Suppliers in the EU

Small businesses seeking a competitive advantage in the global marketplace would be remiss if they ignored the power of working with suppliers in the EU. Not only is the EU the largest manufacturer of exported goods and services, its 28 member countries account for 16% of the world’s imports and exports. In other words, the EU is an economic powerhouse that many domestic small businesses...

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Old-and-New-Secrets-of-Sizable-Small-Business-Competitive-Advantage

Small business competitive advantage today in some ways looks like it always has. In other ways, getting and keeping small business advantage today is a radically new ball game. Because of technology, small businesses can gain competitive advantage more easily by accessing global markets, finding new and better suppliers, and streamlining their financial processes with tools like QuickBooks and Veem.   Before we take a look at...

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A-Spotlight-on-the-Enduring-American-Small-Business-Advantage

America was built on small business, and small business remains the lifeblood of our economy. To celebrate Independence Day 2017, we took a look back at our history to explore the requisites for small business advantage throughout the ages and to see how it compares to today.   Small business advantage in the Medieval Age Five hundred years ago, there was no “small business advantage” because virtually everyone...

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Why-is-it-so-Hard-to-Send-Money-to-the-US-

The United States is a powerhouse of international business, ranking as the 2nd largest export economy and 5th most complex economy in the world. Even though, in 2015 alone, the US exported $1.38T in goods and services. Our trade relationships with the EU ($495B), China ($457B), Mexico ($291B), Canada ($288B), and India ($21B) prove that businesses across the US are dealing heavily in global trade. But...

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