To state the obvious: small businesses have fewer resources at their disposal than big businesses.

That doesn't mean that small business owners can't compete with the big boys however, it just means they must find ways to be more resourceful. Mashable recently spoke with seven entrepreneurs on strategies they employ to do more with less. Their advice included things like how to use time wisely, how to get and use customer feedback, hiring well, not selling out, asking around, never stop looking and dreaming big. 

To see what they had to say, click here.