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How To Use Instagram Stories for Small Business: A Guide

How To Use Instagram Stories for Small Business: A Guide Avatar Posted by lyceum under Social Media
From 41 days ago
Made Hot by: fundpr on September 20, 2016 9:47 am
About a month ago, Instagram introduced Instagram Stories and now, instead of having to choose a few photos for posting, Stories allows you to post a bunch of photos throughout the day. The photos, however, disappear after 24 hours.
Does this sound familiar? That’s probably because Stories feature Read More

Presidential Election Has Small Businesses Uneasy of the Future

Presidential Election Has Small Businesses Uneasy of the Future Avatar Posted by lyceum under News
From 41 days ago
Made Hot by: robinandy58 on September 19, 2016 1:47 am
Small business owners are losing optimism and refusing to expand operations in the run up to November’s high-stakes presidential election.
According to researchers at the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), America’s Index of Small Business Optimism declined two-tenths of a point i Read More
Inventory tracking isn’t a “sexy” industry, but it’s a necessary one for almost any business involved in manufacturing or shipping tangible goods. You need some way to track how much you’re producing, how many raw materials you’re consuming, where those products are going, and how much money you’re Read More
More and more terms like customer engagement and customer experience are being used in today’s business lexicon. And more and more you see them being used interchangeably. On top of that customer service and customer experience are used the same way. And if that weren’t confusing enough, in many Read More

Followup Conversation with Gary Shouldis [podcast]

Followup Conversation with Gary Shouldis [podcast] Avatar Posted by lyceum under Social Media
From 44 days ago
Made Hot by: LoopLooper on September 16, 2016 10:50 am
This episode is a followup conversation with Gary Shouldis. I interviewed Gary the first time on August 14, 2014. I will update this blog post with show notes in the near future. Read More
With relative frequency, our recruiters come across organizations that believe it to be an advantageous strategy to recruit from their competition. This is understandable. On the surface, the strategy appears to carry merit. Employers assume that those who have experience in a field will need less Read More
These days, if you run a coffee shop or restaurant, you have to offer free WiFi service to your customers or you will lose them to competitors. For most food establishments that means that WiFi is just another cost of doing business.
But it doesn’t have to be. Read More
When it comes to digital marketing, video is the undisputed king. And although engaging videos are generally more difficult for companies to produce and distribute, social media has totally streamlined the process.
YouTube has opened up the floodgates in terms of accessibility, while competitors l Read More
Businesses all over America are undergoing a sea change. The oldest members of Generation Z (the generation defined in a recent study as born between 1994 and 2010) are starting to enter the workforce. Meanwhile, Millennials are taking on management positions, and will play increasingly important Read More
Frederick is a San Francisco-based marketing automation platform for local services. The platform helps class and appointment-based businesses to increase revenue using fully automated, data-driven marketing.
The platform analyzes small business management systems, intelligently combining historic Read More

Give millennials a reason to stay - The benefits that can help you retain young talent

Job-changing is fast and furious in the early years of millennials’ careers: Young adults born in the early ‘80s …

Ross Kimbarovsky @rosskimbarovsky Dressses Down for Small Business Dreams

Ross Kimbarovsky could tell you about his passion for entrepreneurship. He could (and does) talk often about the drive … More
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