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If your business isn’t looking for ways to be more competitive, it may be losing ground. Markets and customer preferences are changing fast. So the key is to look at your competitors, your business and your industry and always be thinking about the next step. While you’re thinking, here are some ti Read More
Periscope enthusiasts, have you heard of New York Scope Week?
September 22-24 will see the Periscope Community Summit come to New York for a user-generated conference.
New York Scope Week offers meetups with other Periscope users. There will also be keynote speakers and panelists from the Perisco Read More

6 "Gut Check" Questions All Entrepreneurs Should Ask Themselves

6 \"Gut Check\" Questions All Entrepreneurs Should Ask Themselves Avatar Posted by lyceum under Startups
From 16 days ago
Made Hot by: fundpr on September 23, 2015 11:37 am
Not everyone is cut out for a career as a self-directed entrepreneur.
Some people are best suited to work for someone else. I know this is a harsh statement to some, but that’s the way it is.
Even if you are starting out a business on the side (a.k.a. side hustle), you still might not be cut out Read More
Livestreaming communities put businesses on a fast track for discovering and engaging Millennials. By 2018, half of America’s workforce will identify as Millennials. They cringe at the thought of being “targeted” by traditional marketing tactics.
Instead, they’d rather be seen as future leaders, c Read More

How to Use Curated Content to Know Your Customers Better

How to Use Curated Content to Know Your Customers Better Avatar Posted by erikemanuelli under Online Marketing
From 16 days ago
Made Hot by: Kristi on September 20, 2015 7:01 pm
Whether you offer products or services, the key to keeping your customers happy and growing your business is to know what they want. Thanks to social media, analytics, and data mining, that has never been easier.

By observing what content customers and potential customers consume, businesses can Read More

Keeping Your Business Prepared in the Face of Disaster

Keeping Your Business Prepared in the Face of Disaster Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Management
From 18 days ago
Made Hot by: deanuk on September 21, 2015 1:59 pm
As the height of hurricane season approaches, is your business prepared for power outages, flooding, property damage, lost work time and more? Don Newman, Director of Small Business Advocacy, New Jersey Business Action Center (BAC) has five recommended strategies to help small businesses ride out Read More
Do you consider successful email delivery the only job an email marketing tool should perform for you? Are you happy with the macro-level statistics – open Rate, click rate, bounce rate, and unsubscribed rate that any common tool provides you? Read More
Periscope broadcasts are no longer stuck in portrait mode. The Twitter live streaming app has listened to its faithful streamers and viewers and is allowing video to be shot and broadcast in landscape mode. Read More
While the battle for supremacy in online video has heated up between Facebook and YouTube, a relatively smaller yet high-performing player has steadily cemented its position. Read More
Members of the online small business community have plenty of experience building messages and communicating them with customers. They shared some of their tips and expertise in the posts included in this week’s Small Business Trends Community News and Information Roundup. Read More

5 Things Your Latino Employees Wish You Understood

Latino employees are the fastest-growing segment of the U.S. workforce – in fact, by some estimates one in three working …

Ian Smith @IanDSmith Builds a Remarkable Business

Ian Smith likes to say that your business is either remarkable or invisible, and that which one it is depends on … More
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