How do you act like a pro when you're working from your basement and your kids are playing with Fisher Price toys in the next room? After you read today's post and start using these 3 sure-fire strategies, you will be on your way to establishing yourself as a powerful, in control, work at home mom. Read More

How To Treat The Clients You Don’t Want

How To Treat The Clients You Don’t Want Avatar Posted by IntelBoutique under Customer Service
From 367 days ago
Made Hot by: smallbizwoman on July 28, 2013 9:53 pm
If you find that there is a person or two who are going to be more trouble than they’re worth; whether it’s too many complaints, frequent late payments, canceling appointments, too many demands outside your scope or just plain obnoxious, get them out the door as quickly as possible. People who are Read More

Seventh Passion

Seventh Passion Avatar Posted by effectwebagency under Online Marketing
From 367 days ago
Made Hot by: Marketing_Mashup on July 28, 2013 8:36 pm
Here at Effect Web Agency we’ve been doing quite a bit of inward looking and thoughtful contemplation about who we are as an organization and where we want to go. So when a trusted friend in the industry recently asked us, “what are you passionate about?” it really got me thinking.

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“If you build it, they will come.” It's a line from an old movie "Field of Dreams" which is still leading to the demise of too many startups, led by entrepreneurs who really started their business to build an exciting new product or service. Most struggle with the idea and practice of marketing and Read More

Rebranding Midas as Maine Auto Service

Rebranding Midas as Maine Auto Service Avatar Posted by VisibleLogic under Success Stories
From 367 days ago
Made Hot by: Squawk Media on July 28, 2013 7:30 pm
When six Midas shops in Maine decided to become independent auto service shops, Visible Logic established the new branding including the name, logo & web site. Read More

Farrier School Adopts 21st Century Marketing to Succeed

Farrier School Adopts 21st Century Marketing to Succeed Avatar Posted by Heathervanw under Marketing
From 367 days ago
Made Hot by: Fulcrum on July 28, 2013 6:42 pm
Ty Kester took over his grandfather's business at the age of 25. Updating the school's practices and presence was a priority,-- establishing a strong web presence was the key to success. Read More
Do you know what the bounce rate is on your blog? Do you keep tabs of those types of statistics? Do you even know what bounce rate means? Read More

Cost of Living Varies Widely Around the World [Infographic]

Cost of Living Varies Widely Around the World [Infographic] Avatar Posted by ryandonegan under Global
From 366 days ago
Made Hot by: bloggerpalooza on July 28, 2013 3:41 pm
Mercer’s Cost of Living Survey provides an intriguing look at how the cost of common items — such as a cup of coffee or a cinema ticket — varies dramatically in cities around the world. The survey measures the comparative cost of more than 200 items. Read More
While social networks can be great places to engage customers, many brands still haven't found their footing on Facebook, Twitter, and the like. Producing meaningful content that customers want to share poses a perennial problem. What's more, the social networks aren't waiting for any brand to catc Read More
There’s something magical that happens when your company commits to the decision to launch a customer community. The conversations that happen there can be transformational for your business, as well as for your customers and prospects. Read More

Free, Fast & Easy: A new way to communicate benefits to employees

  We know that as a small business owner, you have your hands full. Aflac has made it easier for you to communicate …

Congratulations! Brother CreativeCenter "Back to Business" Contest Winners

We're thrilled to announce the winners for the Brother CreativeCenter "Back to Business" contest! First, a big shout … More
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