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The Rhode Island Small Business Journal is a printed monthly magazine and an online resource for the aspiring and start-up entrepreneur and small business owner.

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How to Fail Better on Social

To succeed on social, you have to do three things: Test constantly and fearlessly Be prepared to fail Iterate and optimized quickly Here’s how to fail better on social for your brand. 1. Exercise Lean Research Tactics Consumer research looks very different than it did ten years ago. Where expensive, time-consuming, qualitative methods like in-person […]

Single-family Home Prices Continue Upward Trend While Closing Activity Drops

Warwick, RI — May 25, 2018 – Rhode Island’s median single-family home price rose 10 percent at the beginning of the second quarter while closing activity began to constrict, falling nine percent compared to April of 2017. The supply of homes for sale fell to 3190 last month, from 3569 12 months earlier. “There’s no […]

SBA & Better Business Bureau Announce Signing of Strategic Alliance Memorandum

Opportunities for free business education to be offered   PROVIDENCE, RI – Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Rhode Island District Office announced that they have signed a Strategic Alliance Memorandum with the Better Business Bureau. Beginning in June, the agreement will allow the two entities to work together to offer free educational opportunities to […]

Barrington home sells for $3.5 million

Gustave White Sotheby’s International Realty recently announced the sale of the home at 91 Nayatt Road in Barrington for $3.5 million. It is the highest sale in Barrington since 2014. The home — a waterfront, shingle-style — was built in 2008. According to the listing, the home is 5,934 square feet and sits on a […]

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