According to a new study, the vast majority of content marketing strategies aren't nearly as effective as they could be. Read More
I’m seeing a renewed appreciation of culture and values in business these days. Maybe it’s just another example of nature abhorring a vacuum, but I prefer to think it’s a natural evolution of the pervasive social networking communities where people relate to, and expect to interact with businesses Read More

25 Top YouTube Channels for Small Business Owners

25 Top YouTube Channels for Small Business Owners Avatar Posted by amadon under Social Media
From http://smallbiztrends.com 8 days ago
Made Hot by: maestro68 on September 12, 2014 9:00 am
As Jonathan Davids, founder of influencer marketing platform Influicity recently explained to Small Business Trends contributor Brent Leary, YouTube is becoming an important place for brands to connect with customers. But it can also be an important place for small business owners and entrepreneurs Read More

Top 5 alternatives to cloning yourself

Top 5 alternatives to cloning yourself Avatar Posted by devan under Management
From http://breakingdownyourbusiness.com 14 days ago
Made Hot by: profmarketing on September 11, 2014 12:40 pm
Jill and Brad discuss the top 5 alternatives to cloning yourself to make your business better. If you can’t clone yourself, you can always hire administrative help — a virtual assistant, an assistant, even your favorite cousin or 6-year old intern. Read More

The Costs Of Doing Nothing

The Costs Of Doing Nothing Avatar Posted by dabrock under Sales
From http://partnersinexcellenceblog.com 14 days ago
Made Hot by: LoopLooper on September 11, 2014 12:34 pm
I suspect the biggest costs both we (individually and within our organizations) and our customers incur is not the spending on new programs, solutions, methods, or change; but rather the costs of doing nothing. Yet we very seldom analyze and quantify these issues. Read More

10 Reasons You Should Get a Business Appraisal

10 Reasons You Should Get a Business Appraisal Avatar Posted by steeldawn under Finance
From http://smallbiztrends.com 13 days ago
Made Hot by: logistico on September 11, 2014 12:29 pm
Valuing a business is an expensive action. It can cost thousands of dollars. But it may be desirable or necessary in some situations. Here are some good reasons you may need to get a business appraisal. Read More

Fashion Week Barbie Style [podcast]

Fashion Week Barbie Style [podcast] Avatar Posted by lyceum under Social Media
From http://trendpal.tumblr.com 12 days ago
Made Hot by: FutureVision on September 11, 2014 12:15 pm
"Where is Ken?" Episode 6 of TrendPal - Fashion Week Barbie Style.

Show notes:
5 Awesome Things Apple’s New iPhone 6 Is Rumored to Have - Time
How You’ll Be Able to Use Your iPhone 6 as a Wallet - Time
Lenovo’s Vibe Z2 Pro smartphone puts photography first - Gizmag
'I'm off to Fashion Week!' Read More

This is NOT how Customer Service Works

This is NOT how Customer Service Works Avatar Posted by jeffyablon under Customer Service
From http://answerguy.com 11 days ago
Made Hot by: problogger78 on September 11, 2014 11:22 am
Customer Service requires carefully molded business process. Koeppel Nissan of Queens NY has no such process; thus Koeppel also has no customer service. Read More

What the Box says about Your Product (and Business)

What the Box says about Your Product (and Business) Avatar Posted by smpayton under Online Marketing
From http://www.marketingeggspert.com 11 days ago
Made Hot by: Copysugar on September 11, 2014 11:22 am
How much attention do you put on the presentation of your product (including its packaging)? Maybe you should invest more in it. Read More
"When I published our annual list of female bloggers to follow, I wasn’t expecting controversy to come my way. One person on the list took umbrage to what she thought was the wrong one of her sites being listed.

She’s decided to be on that list was a bad thing as the post only mentione Read More

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Devesh Sharma Finds Success as Blog Entrepreneur

He's just 18, but with a collection of blogs and Websites in a range of targeted niches, including BlogPreneurs and … More
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