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6 tips for building a strong social media community that small businesses can use to drive sales

Jennifer Ortakales •
Business Insider
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Social media marketing may feel daunting to some small-business owners — there’s a lot of competition in the race to gain followers and translate that into sales. Plus, when you’re just starting out, it may not always be in the budget to hire someone to create content for you.  Mastercard conducted research to learn what

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The Mural Building: Midtown Educational Foundation

Wintrust
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The Midtown Educational Foundation (MEF) is committed to providing Chicago’s urban youth with the resources they need to positively transform their lives, families, and communities. MEF’s vision is exemplified by the acronym “A V.I.P.,” which also describes every child the organization serves. This acronym represents its four guiding principles to success: academics, virtues, individual attention,

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