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lucrative business for a small town

so i’m kinda posting this for my mom. my mom just randomly bought a shop in our home town, completely out of no where. i think it’s a bad idea because i don’t think she gave any thought into it and i think she spent a lot of her funds on it, but she’s already […]

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Will I run into legal trouble if I use a character from a TV show for something small in my app?

Let’s say I use Sheldon from The Big Bang Theory and have something like “The Sheldon Badge” in my app. Something very small part of my app and to be honest it doesn’t have anything to really do with the core idea of the app. It’s just something I thought I add that some users […]

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What would it take to convert a small hotel into a long term care facility?

Is it feasible/cost effective? View Reddit by J-JG – View Source

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Small business idea that conflicts with my department at my current employer

I’m currently employed by a marketing agency and have thankfully been able to work from home and I’ve been working behind the scenes (website, branding, social media strat) on a studio idea. Considering my current employer and I would be fighting for similar clients would it be a bad idea to launch the studio while […]

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Is making websites for small businesses a good idea?

Here’s a *Twitter thread by* [*Patrick McKenzie.*](https://twitter.com/patio11) “Most technologists who build websites for local businesses should stop doing so. They in the main cannot afford professional labor, and should move to platforms like Shopify, site builders, etc which can amortize engineering costs over 100,000 similarly situated accounts. I struggle mightily when talking to people who […]

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Launching small swimwear line ? Alibaba ?

My friend wants to launch a small online boutique for Swimwear (EU). She has a high volume of active local insta-followers and has numerous “influencer” friends. Her target is to make a small shop with a selection of few models to make some money to pay for our studies, so this is more of a […]

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Is it a bad summer for a small side lawn service.

I live in Nebraska and we’re not gonna have a state wide quarantine. I have the time so I want to do a yard service with junk removal. He totally shot it down saying that no ones gonna be looking to spend money on that cause of the pandemic. And one have any thoughts also […]

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Thinking they won’t qualify for aid, small businesses could miss out on millions in stimulus

[Thinking they won’t qualify for aid, small businesses could miss out on millions in stimulus](https://www.cnbc.com/2020/04/09/why-coronavirus-relief-is-confusing-for-small-businesses.html) View Reddit by billfishkin – View Source

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A federal program promised small businesses up to $2 million in loans. Now it’s maxing out at $15,000.

🤨 [A federal disaster loan program offering up to $2 million in relief is now capping out at $15,000](https://theweek.com/speedreads/908081/federal-program-promised-small-businesses-2-million-loans-now-maxing-15000) View Reddit by billfishkin – View Source

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What if there were a way for small businesses, local grocery stores, and farmers markets to allow SNAP food stamps users to purchase groceries online for delivery?

Currently, only Amazon and Walmart offer this service in a handful of states, but there’s a Senate bill on the table offering $250,000 to $3 million for innovative solutions to empower small businesses and farmers markets to participate too. Any ideas? [https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-bill/3484/text?q=%7B%22search%22%3A%5B%22hope+act%22%5D%7D&r=5&s=2](https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/senate-bill/3484/text?q=%7B%22search%22%3A%5B%22hope+act%22%5D%7D&r=5&s=2) View Reddit by charliehoffs – View Source