Tag Archives | small business
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How to hold yourself accountable

It can be hard to get things done when you don't have anyone looking over your shoulder. Blogger Dawn Mentzer says that's why it's so important to hold yourself accountable.
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A manageable 4-part marketing program

Developing a marketing plan for your small business doesn't have to be rocket science. Blogger Brad Miller outlines a four step plan any small business can follow.
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5 reasons small businesses are moving to VoIP phone systems

People are continuing to make the move to VoIP at home and work. Blogger Kim George explains why in this post.
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How to effectively nurture and prune staff

The difference between success and failure could be the addition or subtraction of one employee. Blogger and award winning business journalist Jody Glynn Patrick tells you how to effectively nurture and prune staff.
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4 Steps to Calming Angry Customers

No one ever wants to read anything negative about their business online. But it will happen and how you handle it will help determine if your business sinks or swims. One of our newest bloggers Lisa Karl offers four tips that will help you keep your customer happy and hopefully coming back.
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How to use “If I, would you?” to close more sales

Having trouble turning that prospect into a customer? Small business pro Mike MacDonald shares technique with you that promises to save you and your potential customer money.
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Cyber Security Awareness Month

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month! Blogger and award winning journalist Barclay Pollak tells you where you can get tips and resources to help protect your business.
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What makes good collateral?

If you're a small or even medium sized business you may think you don't have the money to create printed, physical sales and marketing collateral. Blogger and award winning journalist Barclay Pollak explains why it is worth the investment.
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The primary goal of marketing

What's the real reason you market your business? Marketing guru and blogger Brad Miller reveals the answer in this blog.
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