On the show I’ve said many times that people overcomplicate business. My two sayings are: “To be in business all you need is a customer,” and “Business is simply exchanging one value for another. You find something that someone wants and you trade it for the money they have.”

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Why movement, business plans and power of email [podcast]

Why movement, business plans and power of email [podcast] Avatar Posted by thelastword under Management
From http://www.blogtalkradio.com 856 days ago
Made Hot by: sundaydriver on February 26, 2014 12:52 am
Podcast show by Barry Moltz. Schedule guests: David Mead and Peter Docker talk about Simon Sinek's Why movement. Ebong Eka discusses why business plans are meaningless. Christopher Lester shows the power of email. Sponsored by; Sage One and Nextiva. Read More
You can probably guess why I’m writing this post. We’ve all been there. We start out with a burst of blogging energy and enthusiasm, writing like crazy, you can’t shut us up, and then…BAM, writer’s block. I’d like to say I have a great excuse, like I was backpacking through the Andes and didn’t hav Read More

Security And Privacy Are Entrepreneur Opportunities

Security And Privacy Are Entrepreneur Opportunities Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 858 days ago
Made Hot by: MarketWiz on February 25, 2014 11:45 pm
With the Identity Theft Resource Center® reporting a 30% increase in privacy breaches in 2013, there seems to be a growing population out there worried about all the people intent on hurting them. Why is everyone so paranoid these days? My plea to entrepreneurs is to recognize these concerns as an Read More
WhatsApp does give Facebook inroads into international markets and, as importantly, to a younger demographic. But what is less clear is whether the finances will add up in the long term. So, can WhatsApp popularity in emerging markets and potentials be the reason why Facebook bought WhatsApp? Read More

10 Tricks and Tips for Landing Your First Client

10 Tricks and Tips for Landing Your First Client Avatar Posted by CateCosta under Marketing
From http://www.entrepreneur.com 857 days ago
Made Hot by: DigiTechBlog on February 25, 2014 11:43 pm
Launching your company is only the first step. Figuring out how to nab customers is the tricky part. Here are a few ways to get your first client on board. Read More

How to Follow Up by “Just Checking In”

How to Follow Up by “Just Checking In” Avatar Posted by JadeSM under Marketing
From http://www.clientattraction.com 856 days ago
Made Hot by: NanoTechnologyMedia on February 25, 2014 11:41 pm
What’s the best way to follow up with prospects? This is one of the most common questions I get and there are as many experts with an answer to this as there are ways to do it. Read More
Your smaller stories feed your larger company story and messaging, yet mixing the two isn’t easy. What can a content marketer learn from classic literature? Read More

Value of Facebook Marketing [infographic]

Value of Facebook Marketing [infographic] Avatar Posted by SaadAhmadkhan under Social Media
From http://www.visualistan.com 858 days ago
Made Hot by: tiroberts on February 25, 2014 11:40 pm
Social media marketing has been on the rise, especially Facebook marketing. Statistics show that an average value of a Facebook fan is $174.17. If you multiply that by 1,000 fans, the company is making a significant profit margin. They also get an average of 1,400 webpage views per day. Of course F Read More

5 Tools to Manage Your Small Business More Effectively

5 Tools to Manage Your Small Business More Effectively Avatar Posted by ivanpw under Resources
From http://www.smbceo.com 856 days ago
Made Hot by: tiroberts on February 25, 2014 11:38 pm
If you are in the market for tools to help you manage your business more effectively, here are five you might want to take a look at. Read More

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