By Rieva Lesonsky

Did you miss any of my blog posts from around the Web this week? Read on to see what’s on my mind.

Does every small business really need a website? Get my take on one of the ongoing debates in small business at the SCORE Success Blog.

Crowdfunding sites aren’t just for raising money – they’re also great sources for uncovering hot business trends before they become widespread. Find out more in my post on Network Solutions‘ GrowSmartBusiness blog.

The U.S. debt ceiling has gotten lots of press in past weeks, but women entrepreneurs are having some issues with their own debt ceilings. Check out my post on Anita Campbell’s Small Business Trends.

If you’re trying to keep your employees from leaving for greener pastures, it’s important to know what they really care about. Read my post on American Express OPEN Forum to find out.