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Thumbtack Writer PhilippaB
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A great headshot doesn’t have to cost a lot. Take a professional-looking headshot at home on your camera phone with these tips from Thumbtack’s very own head of photography.

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Thumbtack Writer hannahL
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Here’s what other small business pros are doing to connect with the clients their business needs.

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Thumbtack Writer hannahL
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Here are seven common customer service mistakes and how to avoid them.

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Thumbtack Writer hannahL
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Whether you’re new to social media marketing or a seasoned vet, here are a few pointers to help you stand out online.

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Thumbtack Writer hannahL
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Building customer loyalty should be a strategy for every small business — but how? Here’s where to start.

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Thumbtack Writer hannahL
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We caught up with professionals in all different industries to understand when they decided to raise their prices and why. 

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Thumbtack Writer hannahL
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Who couldn't use a hand staying organized every now and then?

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Thumbtack Writer hannahL
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There are a lot of perks to working from home. Here's how to take full advantage of your newfound flexibility without losing productivity. 

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Thumbtack Writer hannahL
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Here are five things to consider before meeting with the bank.

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Thumbtack Writer hannahL
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Summer is a great time to market your business. Here’s how to make the most of it.

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Thumbtack Writer hannahL
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An estimated 400,000 new businesses will start up in 2018. Here are the biggest trends.

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Thumbtack Writer hannahL
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Marketing is key to building a brand and finding customers — here’s where to start.

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Thumbtack Writer hannahL
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Here are five easy (and inexpensive) ways to turn new contacts into lifelong customers.

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Thumbtack Writer hannahL
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Pricing is complicated. Here are a few general principles to get you started.

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Thumbtack Writer hannahL
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Here’s how to think about building your online credibility.

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