Know Your Industry Before You Start Your Business

Know Your Industry Before You Start Your Business Avatar Posted by PASAngelique under Startups
From http://articles.bplans.com 1006 days ago
Made Hot by: leonesimmy on May 27, 2015 8:55 am
Whether you’re a service business, manufacturer, retailer, or some other type of business, you want to know your industry inside and out. Read on for the kind of information you have to know very well, even if you don’t go to the trouble of writing it all out. Read More
How emotions and bias can influence buying behavior with marketing tips for businesses to leverage and convert more customers...

This infographic explains common biases that influence consumers’ purchasing decisions, including the status quo bias, the loss aversion bias, and the ingroup bias. It Read More
If you have any kind of a visual product or service, you could benefit from being on Instagram. Here are some great tips you may not know about using it. Read More

Social Media Survey #infographic

Social Media Survey #infographic Avatar Posted by SaadAhmadkhan under Social Media
From http://www.visualistan.com 1005 days ago
Made Hot by: steefen on May 27, 2015 8:39 am
Edelman Digital and the Marketing Institute of Ireland launched the results of #SocialOutlook15 a survey[1] into Irish Marketing professionals’ behaviours and attitudes towards social media marketing. Whilst the vast majority (91%) of those surveyed believed that social media was important to their Read More
We have a list of who we think are the top thought leaders on customer experience. These people are subject matter experts in their fields and have consistently shared their views, opinions and data to the world through their books, articles, blog posts and social media status updates. Read More

Social Selling Tips

Social Selling Tips Avatar Posted by bitterbusiness under Sales
From http://thebitterbusiness.com 1003 days ago
Made Hot by: centrifugePR on May 27, 2015 8:19 am
So a great social selling tip that will benefit all social marketers, sales people and businesses is to take the time every single day to do the following. Connect to your social network community with news, images, videos, snippets of information. Read More

Creativity: Imperative for Business

Creativity: Imperative for Business Avatar Posted by centralpawebster under Social Media
From http://strellasocialmedia.com 1003 days ago
Made Hot by: Digitaladvert on May 27, 2015 7:57 am
As a small business owner, I place emphasis on serving my customers, working with the team and overseeing the day-to-day business operations. As I've said before, it's easy to put my own marketing efforts on the backburner - and there are many times when creativity isn’t something that is easily su Read More
As a startup investor, I often see business proposals looking for funding that really look like expensive hobbies looking for donations. I recognize that entrepreneurs tend to substitute vision and passion for formal processes, but no discipline or process in building something new is a sure way to Read More
Beginning October 1, 2015, small business owners will be liable for any card-present fraud that occurs when a customer uses a credit card with an EMV chip if the business doesn’t have a chip-enabled card reader. To protect themselves, small business owners should install chip-enabled card readers. Read More

How To Write an Executive Summary in 6 Easy Steps

How To Write an Executive Summary in 6 Easy Steps Avatar Posted by TaylorBPT under Finance
From http://www.blogtrepreneur.com 1006 days ago
Made Hot by: AmyJordan on May 26, 2015 5:36 pm
Think of the executive summary as a one-page business plan – it provides a comprehensive overview of all the elements that will make your business model a success. Since it’s likely the first impression that investors will get from your company, the executive summary is your best chance of grabbing Read More

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