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Management Secrets of the Grateful Dead

02.23.2010 · Posted in How-To

Just in case you need some academic justification to start treating your art like the business it really is, a Nova Southeastern University business professor is delving into what made the Grateful Dead one of the most profitable bands in history. ...

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Should You Be an Entrepreneur?

02.13.2010 · Posted in How-To

Running your own arts business isn't easy. Besides creating your art, you also have to take care of the many details that keep the business running smoothly. Do you have what it takes? ...

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Do You Owe Self-Employment Tax?

02.01.2010 · Posted in How-To, Tax Tips

If you earned more than $400 during 2009 from work as a sole proprietor or independent contractor, you may owe self-employment tax. That’s true no matter what your age – even if you’re receiving social security benefits. ...

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How to Improve Your General Tax Knowledge

11.01.2009 · Posted in How-To, Tax Tips

Being a business owner can be an extremely stressful job because besides the work itself, you also need to worry about the employees/contractors, bills, and taxes. In fact, taxes are the biggest stress factor for most business owners because there’s so much to know and understand.  While it can be time consuming and demanding, a ...

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Lessons from Herb and Dorothy

09.01.2009 · Posted in How-To

A little money and a lot of patience goes a long way towards building a world-class art collection. ...

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