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Top 10 SMB Stories Of 2010

Many small and midsize businesses are champing at the bit to ring in 2011, with expectations of improving economic conditions and smoother sailing ahead. But before we count down the clock just yet, it's often prudent to take a quick look back at where we've been. Therein lie the lessons learned -- and hopefully a few causes for celebration, too -- that can build the foundation for future success. Although we may have to wait until next year -- or 2014, even -- to see how all of that political a
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Though reports of social media usage by SMBs tend to vary, in chorus they point to the same thing: Social media has moved from sideshow to main stage as a legitimate business tool for many smaller companies. Social marketing, in particular, has quickly evolved from fad status into a powerful, cost-effective channel for companies to get the word out.

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