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10 Ways to Prepare Your Business for a Natural Disaster

10 Ways to Prepare Your Business for a Natural Disaster Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Management
From 80 days ago
Made Hot by: thelastword on December 31, 2017 11:20 am
Natural disasters can pose a number of challenges to your business. From employees who can’t make it to the office to suppliers that can’t deliver, roads and rails that get blocked, and ice that drags down power lines, disasters raise a number of hurdles to getting work done. What can a small busin Read More
Some businesses are born out of innovation, while others are born out of necessity. AneaOno is a case of the latter. The company’s founder, Dana Donofree, recently spoke with us for our latest Smart Hustle Report. During the conversation, Donofree shared how her own experience with breast cancer le Read More
I caught up with Richard “Buzzy” Busby, Principal Solution Architect at Amazon Web Services, at Xerocon earlier this month to learn more about how traditional small businesses can use AWS to grow their operations. Buzzy shares how a new product announced at AWS re:Invent, SageMaker, can help SMBs l Read More
Starting a business is a major life decision, so while you’re thinking about this bold new direction in your life, you may be tempted to make other life decisions—in other areas of your life. For example, if you’re in a serious relationship, you might consider proposing and getting married; after a Read More
Marketing automation solutions can eliminate the need for humans to perform certain tasks — most notably email marketing and social media monitoring — allowing small businesses to streamline their efforts for maximum results in creating valuable leads. Read More
Online shopping titan Amazon reports Cyber Monday 2017 is now officially it’s biggest shopping day ever, surpassing the company’s midsummer Prime Day event. For small businesses here are some important takeaway’s from the retail giant’s success. Read More
Nine social media marketing books designed to give you a peek into the basic social media marketing strategies of the pros. Using these strategies, you can learn how to spread your messages to your customers in the most productive way possible. Read More
One of the highlights of last week’s Xerocon event, put on by cloud accounting platform Xero, was meeting Marcus Lemonis – businessman, investor and star of CNBC’s The Profit. And before he took the stage for his conference ending keynote, I had the pleasure of sitting down with him for a great con Read More

25 Winter Business Ideas

25 Winter Business Ideas Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Startups
From 93 days ago
Made Hot by: ObjectOriented on December 17, 2017 10:50 am
Winter can be a great time to start a business. The holiday season and changing temperatures can put customers in a spending mood. So if you’re looking to start a new business this season, here are 25 different business ideas that are perfect for the winter months. Read More

The Importance of Selling to Your Existing Customers

The Importance of Selling to Your Existing Customers Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Management
From 94 days ago
Made Hot by: problogger78 on December 16, 2017 1:26 am
Jamie Domenici of Salesforce details why you need to keep selling to existing customers after they make their first purchase. Read More

This Could Be One of the Most Underestimated Employee Benefits

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

Rachel Strella: Story of an Accidental Entrepreneur

If you had asked Rachel Strella in June 2010 what she did for a living, she would have told you she worked in … More
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