Small Business & Startups

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Elevator Pitch is a regular feature on Lifehacker where we profile startups and new companies and pick their brains for entrepreneurial advice. This week, we're talking with Dr Marcus Tan, founder of HealthEngine.

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So you've decided to start a business and you have a great idea for it. Awesome! Now the hard part is trying to pick a name for it. The name is one of the first things potential customers will interact with and could make or break a business. Here are a few things to avoid when picking a name for your small business.

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Elevator Pitch is a regular feature on Lifehacker where we profile startups and new companies and pick their brains for entrepreneurial advice. This week, we're talking with Andreas Fouras, founder and CEO of 4DX.

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Back in June 2016, Twitter released a standalone app called Dashboard that lets small and medium businesses (SMBs) track and communicate more efficiently on the social media platform. The product was launched in beta and was only available to US businesses, but it was expected to be released globally later down the track. Looks like that's not going to happen after all. Twitter has decided to kill off Dashboard.

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Elevator Pitch is a regular feature on Lifehacker where we profile startups and new companies and pick their brains for entrepreneurial advice. This week, we're talking with Jamie Leach, CEO of Gruntify.

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Elevator Pitch is a regular feature on Lifehacker where we profile startups and new companies and pick their brains for entrepreneurial advice. This week, we're talking with Rebekah Campbell, CEO and co-founder of queue-dodging foodie app Hey You.

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Small and medium businesses (SMBs) often don't have consistent processes to measure their customer service levels, which means they're missing out on a lot of valuable insights. With 2016 drawing to a close, now is a good time for SMBs to think about how they can bring in effective ways to gauge customer satisfaction for the new year.

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Elevator Pitch is a regular feature on Lifehacker where we profile startups and new companies and pick their brains for entrepreneurial advice. This week, we're talking with Max Kenny, founder of TwoPeas.