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We spoke with branding guru Mark Di Somma about the importance of building a brand with a purpose. He gave 5 questions that every entrepreneur must ask themselves in order to discover what their brand’s purpose is. Read More

3 Simple Ways for Small Businesses to Win on Pinterest

3 Simple Ways for Small Businesses to Win on Pinterest Avatar Posted by cendrinemedia under Social Media
From http://blog.paper.li 3 days ago
Made Hot by: LoopLooper on July 6, 2015 12:05 pm
When navigating online, you’ve probably seen that many of your competitors are using Pinterest to promote their business. So, you decided to also give it a try. After you’ve opened your Pinterest profile; optimized it with a great photo, concise bio and your website link; you then upgraded it to a Read More
In this #TYBCommunity round-up we have online tools for awesome headlines, Facebook lead ads, a social media plan, content writing, Facebook growth hacking, working from home, millennial employees, retaining your employees and more. Read More
Google has integrated tweets into search results and this massively important to your business! Find out why. Read More

Consumer Research for Small Business

Consumer Research for Small Business Avatar Posted by markzarr under Marketing
From http://markzarr.com 5 days ago
Made Hot by: deanuk on July 6, 2015 1:18 am
It may seem odd to put those two phrases together, “Consumer Research” and “Small Business.” Consumer research seems like such a big business tactic (and it is), but that does not mean that there is not a version of it that small businesses can use for their own advantage. Read More
One of the biggest challenges that small businesses face with social media is cutting through the bewildering fog of metrics to focus on what truly matters.

So, if you’d like to take a good look at what’s actually converting and bringing in sales, these four tools are absolutely essential.
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Content marketing is obvious. If you’re here reading Small Business Trends, odds are that you’re engaged in content marketing.
Your websites, apps, and updates probably try to offer something of value — information, humor, tips, advice, how-to instructions, or even well crafted opinion — that peop Read More

What’s Your ROI on Sales Development #BBSradio #podcast

What’s Your ROI on Sales Development #BBSradio #podcast Avatar Posted by SellBetter under Sales
From http://www.sellbetter.ca 4 days ago
Made Hot by: sophia2 on July 5, 2015 12:01 pm
Development is a process, not an event. Changing behaviour and outlook requires different planning, execution, and sustainment. Read More
In Episode 129 of the Content Marketing Podcast, we celebrate the half-year milestone by looking at some of the most impactful developments from the first six months of 2015. Read More
There are countless infographics and blog posts around the web that claim to know the perfect time you should publish on social media.

But, most of these have a fatal flaw - they're based on someone else's data, not yours.

So how can you find the perfect time to publish?

This post covers Read More

Three Key Voluntary Policies for Women

Today 4 in 10 women are the sole or primary breadwinners for their families,¹ and they do more than twice the amount …
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Kenji Crosland: What Makes a Person an Entrepreneur?

What makes a person an entrepreneur? Maybe it's just a decision to do something different with your life. That's how … More
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