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As the number of smartphone users continues to grow, retailers need to provide shoppers with mobile content about their stores, reports BusinessNewsDaily, and asks, "What are you doing to lure smartphone shoppers."

California's Bank of the West is boosting its small business teams in Denver, California, Oregon and Utah, according to the Denver Business Journal.

What's your small biz IQ? USA Today's Rhonda Abrams quizzes readers on how much they really know about small business.

Need a change of scenery? Looking for a place where your next big idea might hit it big? Check out Brazil, which has been adding "19 millionaires per day" to its economy since 2007, reports Forbes.

While men have been hearing this for years, women need to be told the same thing: "It's OK to fail in business, and in fact, it's necessary to fail in order to succeed, claims Fast Company.