“The search engine has pretty much killed the pub debate as any argument is almost always ended by the phrase ‘I have Googled it...’ whereas ten, fifteen years ago you might have heard ‘I've asked my mate...’ and I think it'll be a long time since we start saying ‘I've Twittered it.’” said Ian Harr Read More

Eight Investing Rules You Need To Follow To Make You Rich

Eight Investing Rules You Need To Follow To Make You Rich Avatar Posted by BizRock under Strategy
From http://www.lifehack.org 915 days ago
Made Hot by: NanoTechnologyMedia on April 24, 2014 8:26 am
Investing is like training for a marathon. Both require discipline, focus, determination, balancing risk and safety, and long-term vision. These investing rules have been tested and proven effective by generations of investors. Many people from every kind of background have followed these investing Read More
If you follow me at all, you know that I am a huge proponent of bootstrapping your business if at all possible. While raising outside investment from a venture capitalist or an angel may be the glitziest way to go, it’s not right for the vast majority of businesses. Read More
Scientists have identified speech patterns and conversational techniques that can help you be more persuasive and make others feel more warmly towards you. Read More

Cities using Crowdfunding for Community Projects

Cities using Crowdfunding for Community Projects Avatar Posted by sjekic under Raising Capital
From http://www.crowdclan.com 914 days ago
Made Hot by: sundaydriver on April 24, 2014 8:06 am
Crowdfunding has become an extremely effective way of raising money for startups, but now even cities and communities are using it to fill a current funding gap. Budget cuts and slow decision making can often leave important programs and initiatives unfunded. With crowdfunding, the community can de Read More

7 Blog Content Tips to Supercharge Your Website

7 Blog Content Tips to Supercharge Your Website Avatar Posted by ronsela under Social Media
From http://www.ronsela.com 913 days ago
Made Hot by: logistico on April 24, 2014 7:46 am
Blog content is the lifeline of your online presence. Do you ever get the feeling that nobody cares? You spend so much time writing an awesome piece of blog content and it seems like nobody even bothers to read it. You desperately want to get your message across. Read More

You Suck At Sales

You Suck At Sales Avatar Posted by jimarmstrong under Sales
From http://www.getbusymedia.com 913 days ago
Made Hot by: Webdev1 on April 24, 2014 7:33 am
Mateo Llinas, account director at YieldMo takes us through why most sales presentations suck and how to quickly turn these presentations from poor to engaging. Read More

5 Unconventional Ways To Succeed In Small Business

5 Unconventional Ways To Succeed In Small Business Avatar Posted by Sian Phillips under Strategy
From http://tweakyourbiz.com 913 days ago
Made Hot by: techmedia on April 24, 2014 7:17 am
By Melanie Hargrave

When you start up a small business, it’s natural to focus on numbers, figures, and what makes the most profit. But that isn’t always the wisest mentality to have. Focusing instead on the individual, often-overlooked components of what makes a business successful can bring lon Read More
If you want to become a successful online entrepreneur, avoid these unproductive habits at any cost. Read More
Perhaps you’ve come across the term “bounce rate”, perhaps you haven’t. If you’ve been in the blogosphere long enough, you’ll know what it is and how it affects your blog. Google defines a bounce as a single page visitor, in other words a visitor has landed on a page on your site... Read more Read More

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Belinda Weaver @copywritemattrs Offers Words of Wisdom

Belinda Weaver offers words of wisdom for your small business marketing. In 2009, Weaver started Copywrite … More
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