I was recently asked to summarize the what marketers must know about social media marketing by Jay Levinson. I was about to answer him when he added a stipulation in, in 3 points, only 3 summarize what marketers must know about social media. I thought I would share with you what I shared with him: 1. It's a conversation — As marketers in the Read More
The following article from Patricia Schaefer at Business Know-How looks at the top seven reasons why businesses fail. Though statistics from the U.S. Small Business Administration show new small businesses fair much better than often believed, some very clear problems may contribute to their downfall. Though not all of the points in the attached a Read More
If you market via email, and send out more than 500 emails with various services (Constant Contact, Emma, etc), then you'll want to use this tool. Read the review. Read More
Think texting doesn't have an impact on your business communication skills? Think again. A new study shows that there is a link between short attention spans and poor business communications. Read More
The banks are still rather paranoid. Here's another idea for obtaining a loan... Read More
We'll give you a list of tactics that will drive those pesky clients away and quickly lead to your ultimate goal: freelancing failure. Read More
Have you ever wondered how communication impacts organizational performance? Well if you haven't, you should, because recent studies by Rittenhouse Rankings indicates there is a direct connection. Read More
Time is the key element in success, yet the most under utilized. Changing how much and how one uses time, can change the outcome of the activity. Read More
You're never too old to start a business, says career consultant Maggie Mistal. Maggie talks with Howdini.com about how to decide what business opportunity might be right for you and about how to match your passions to a small business that will work for you. Her business advice is geared specifically towards older, perhaps displaced workers seek Read More
When I first spotted the title of this post by copywriter Michael Fortin, I knew it was an important topic for the small business community. No doubt Michael knew the title of his post alone would be provocative. But no matter how many people might find the question itself a bit offensive, remember that if such ideas are out there in the public at Read More

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What's more important than salaries at your small business? Small business owners and entrepreneurs sometimes believe they …

Gee Ranasinha @KEXINO Pictures The Future of Business

Gee Ranasinha has always had a good eye both for great photographs and for future trends in business. Today, Ranasinha … More
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