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The Marketing Minute: Are you making the recession worse?

The Marketing Minute: Are you making the recession worse? - http://www.drewsmarketingminute.com Avatar Posted by mona19 under Marketing
From http://www.drewsmarketingminute.com 4068 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 13, 2009 7:53 pm
Look around you. Ask other business owners. They will sheepishly admit that business is good. Some, under the promise of anonymity, will confess that it's great. For the vast majority of businesses, especially B-to-B and the service sectors — things are fine. Read More

What Will The Stimulus Do For You?

What Will The Stimulus Do For You? - http://bizbox.slate.com Avatar Posted by BizBox under News
From http://bizbox.slate.com 4069 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 10, 2009 10:37 pm
Carry back, no SBA fees...BizBox runs down what the proposed stimulus will do for small businesses, and whether it will be enough. Read More

What Are Your Competitive Advantages?

What Are Your Competitive Advantages? - http://blog.sellingtoconsumers.com Avatar Posted by SkipAnderson under Sales
From http://blog.sellingtoconsumers.com 4069 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 9, 2009 10:14 pm
If you don't know what they are, how can you expect your customers to know? Read More

Problems Spring Up in Small-Business Loans

Problems Spring Up in Small-Business Loans - http://online.wsj.com Avatar Posted by ArmadaIG under News
From http://online.wsj.com 4069 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 10, 2009 10:38 pm
The crumbling condition of small business loans is threatening to hamstring the recovery of the U.S. economy, and tag banks with rising losses over the coming year. The U.S. government's Small Business Administration said losses from loans made through its lending programs more than doubled in 2008, reaching nearly $1.3 billion. In 2007, the S Read More

How to Defend Your Higher Prices

How to Defend Your Higher Prices - http://blogs.bnet.com Avatar Posted by ArmadaIG under Sales
From http://blogs.bnet.com 4069 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 9, 2009 10:03 pm
During tough economic times, customers go bargain shopping. You have two choices. Compete on price and watch your margins go down the toilet, or defend your prices by showing the customer that buying on the cheap is a false economy. Here's how. Read More

Objections are Our Friends

Objections are Our Friends - http://salesandmarketingloudmouth.com Avatar Posted by timrohrer under Sales
From http://salesandmarketingloudmouth.com 4070 days ago
Made Hot by: Jenny on February 8, 2009 8:43 pm
Objections aren't something to be "overcome" according to the author. He suggests that sellers work their way through objections by clarifying them. Furthermore, if conditions are met by the seller, he has to know that he'll end up with an agreement. Read More

Read Your Reports Every Day

Read Your Reports Every Day - http://blogs.openforum.com Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Management
From http://blogs.openforum.com 4071 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 9, 2009 5:36 am
There are three things a CEO must do every day. 1.) Listen to your customers 2.) Talk with your employees 3.) Read Your Reports I've blogged separately about the first one, it's importance and slight priority over talking with your employees. Let's talk about the third one. Read More

Looking beyond the SBA for small business loans

Looking beyond the SBA for small business loans - http://www.allbusiness.com Avatar Posted by readwacker under Raising Capital
From http://www.allbusiness.com 4071 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 10, 2009 3:12 am
There are a variety of financing programs available to help your business grow. While the Small Business Administration (SBA) is the main resource for small business owners, it is not the only one. Each state has a Small Business Development Center (SBDC) to provide management assistance to current and prospective small business owners. If you are Read More

Recession Proof Jobs, Santa Claus And The Easter Bunny

Recession Proof Jobs, Santa Claus And The Easter Bunny - http://www.jonathanfields.com Avatar Posted by scottfox under Self-Development
From http://www.jonathanfields.com 4071 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 9, 2009 10:47 pm
The "safe" career options are no longer so safe. This post outlines why blogger/author Jonathan Fields thinks that entrepreneurship can actually be a less risky career choice in today's market. Read More

Top SEO Mistakes to Avoid

Top SEO Mistakes to Avoid - http://blogsessive.com Avatar Posted by himangim under Marketing
From http://blogsessive.com 4073 days ago
Made Hot by: on February 9, 2009 10:03 pm
A descriptive list of the 5 top SEO mistakes that people make and advice on how to avoid them. Read More
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