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5 Ways Crowdsourcing Helps Your Business [Infographic]
Cloud Labor, Crowd Creativity, Open Innovation

Lately a lot of the buzz around how the crowd can help your business has been around crowdfunding, and for good reason, given how much the industry has grown in 2012, but crowdsourcing has also been in the rise, especially in the enterprise.

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