By Rieva Lesonsky

Rieva LesonskyI’ve been busy blogging around the Web this week. If you missed any of my posts, check them out here:

Get more clients the old-fashioned way. Find out how in my post on’s Industry Word.

Small-business owners are getting more optimistic as the economy improves. Read more in my post on Anita Campbell’s Small Business Trends.

Is using old technology really saving your business money? Find out in the guest-post Brian Burch of HP wrote for me on Find out whether

Twitter users may be small in number, but they have a powerful effect on others. Find out the scoop in my post on AT&T’s SmallBusinessInSite.

Gen Y and healthy diners are the keys to growth in food service in the coming year. Find out why in my post on’s franchise blog.

Read about two entrepreneurs reaching out to a new market in a very smart way in my post on the SCORE Women’s Success Blog.