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* LinkedIn gets all the recognition for professional networking, but Entrepreneur Connect is a social networking site specially designed for those who own their own businesses.
* Avoid the back and forth of scheduling with clients thanks to Doodle. The free software allows you to select and send several available meet-up times to clients. Once your client has picked what works for them, Doodle automatically imports the pertinent info to your calendar.
* Make your corporate announcements a bit prettier with Pingg. The site provides free stylish templates you can use to follow up with clients or announce company events.