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Business Unplugged™
This blog features Carol Roth's tough love on business and entrepreneurship, as well as insights from Carol's community of contributors.

Get What You Need: Practice Your Ask

Written By: Britt Raybould
You know those moments when you make a split decision in seconds? I made one a few weeks ago, and I’ve...

Carol’s Suggestions for Shopping Small Business

Written By: Catherine Morgan
I don’t know about you, but I like to support other small business owners and “shop small” whenever I can. If...

3 Tips for Jumping Over Common Business Hurdles

Written By: Carol Roth
Most entrepreneurs and business owners start off their ventures with unbridled optimism about the smooth road to success that lay ahead....

Happy Thanksgiving 2016

Written By: Catherine Morgan
We celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday here in the United States tomorrow. We wish you and your friends and family a wonderful...

How Your Small Business Can Compete with the Big Guys this Holiday Season

Written By: Carol Roth
For many businesses, the holiday season represents a significant sales opportunity – for some, it literally makes or breaks the year....

Negotiation: Know When to Hold ‘Em

Written By: Catherine Morgan
Carol’s recent post on is a fun one. In “4 Tricks for Negotiating Like a Poker Pro,” she walks you...

How to Communicate Better with Your Team and Clients

Written By: Catherine Morgan
One of the things I stress to my clients is that what you think you’re saying may not be what the reader or...

Optimizing Cash Flow May Help You Sleep Better

Written By: Catherine Morgan
One of the most important things you can do to help your business grow (and sleep better at night) is to...

7 Ways to Annoy a Podcast Host

Written By: Phil Gerbyshak
I’ve been podcasting on and off since 2006, and I’ve interviewed over 200 guests. I’ve also been a guest on over...

50 Great Black Friday and Holiday Offer Tips

Written By: Carol Roth
Black Friday and the holiday season in general is often the most profitable time of year for many businesses. But, with...