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Why now is a good time to start a business

Why now is a good time to start a business - http://www.kiplinger.com Avatar Posted by ArmadaIG under Startups
From http://www.kiplinger.com 5030 days ago
Made Hot by: on December 17, 2008 5:41 am
Believe it or not, an economic downturn is a good time to start a business. There are openings in competitive markets and breaks on start-up costs and overhead. Read More

Your Lead Generation Methods Have to Change

Your Lead Generation Methods Have to Change - http://www.chrisbrogan.com Avatar Posted by mona19 under Marketing
From http://www.chrisbrogan.com 5031 days ago
Made Hot by: on December 17, 2008 5:41 am
Lead generation is a fairly core activity to marketing. Sales people need leads to close sales. You might not always look at it in those baseline terms, but that's the general process, right? Find people who want that thing you're selling, be that Jesus or real estate, higher education or luchador masks. You build someone's interest, you make t Read More

Small Stores Find Ways to Drum Up Traffic

Small Stores Find Ways to Drum Up Traffic - http://www.nytimes.com Avatar Posted by suzyQ under Marketing
From http://www.nytimes.com 5037 days ago
Made Hot by: on December 11, 2008 4:09 pm
Small businesses are always searching for ways to differentiate themselves. But with fewer people out buying, some of the businesses are doing whatever they think will draw in customers. Holding special events also can be far less expensive than regular advertising. And in a slowing economy, advertising and marketing budgets typically get trim Read More

How to listen like a lawyer with a witness on the stand

How to listen like a lawyer with a witness on the stand - http://trustedadvisor.com Avatar Posted by d2kd3k under Self-Development
From http://trustedadvisor.com 5051 days ago
Made Hot by: on November 26, 2008 2:11 am
An experienced California litigator shares the secrets of how she gets the other side's witnesses to open up during depositions--and how you can apply this powerful communication technique in all of your personal and professional relationships. Read More

Google jumps in the social media search world with SearchWiki

Google jumps in the social media search world with SearchWiki - http://lab.77agency.com Avatar Posted by 77Lab under Marketing
From http://lab.77agency.com 5051 days ago
Made Hot by: on November 26, 2008 2:11 am
On Friday Google launched 'SearchWiki', a functionality that allows users to customize their own search results and put them in control by allowing people to edit, review, delete and even add pages to the same search results. Read More

Five Tips for a Successful Direct Mail Marketing Campaign

Five Tips for a Successful Direct Mail Marketing Campaign - http://blog.oneims.com Avatar Posted by rupalik under Online Marketing
From http://blog.oneims.com 5052 days ago
Made Hot by: on November 26, 2008 1:54 am
Are you considering a direct mail campaign in the near future? Looking for some tips on how to be successful at it? Read on to discover a few proven direct marketing strategies to double or even triple the response rate. Read More

The Seven Myths of Sales Management

The Seven Myths of Sales Management - http://blogs.bnet.com Avatar Posted by ILuvMktg under Sales
From http://blogs.bnet.com 5078 days ago
Made Hot by: on October 30, 2008 1:54 pm
Being a sales manager is one of the most difficult jobs on the planet. It requires a thorough knowledge of virtually every aspect of the business. And it suffers from a high turnover because the sales manager is ALWAYS the scape-goat when things goes wrong. Given that the job is so difficult, I thought it might be helpful to provide some advi Read More

Marketing to India: The New Frontier for American Business

Marketing to India: The New Frontier for American Business - http://www.marketingprofs.com Avatar Posted by morecowbell under Global
From http://www.marketingprofs.com 5078 days ago
Made Hot by: on October 31, 2008 2:33 am
Marketing executives and entrepreneurs alike have rushed to China in the last decade. Yet, today, India offers an excellent, although somewhat misunderstood, alternative Read More

Youth No Longer Defined by Chronological Age; Consumers Stay 'Younger' Longer

Youth No Longer Defined by Chronological Age; Consumers Stay 'Younger' Longer - http://www.marketingcharts.com Avatar Posted by suzyQ under News
From http://www.marketingcharts.com 5079 days ago
Made Hot by: on October 29, 2008 7:18 pm
The traditional demographic definition of “youth” is no longer applicable in today's society, and marketers should target consumers based upon their engagement and participation in youth culture rather than on their chronological age. As people worldwide delay the onset of adult responsibilities and stay emotionally and physically younger for l Read More

Creative Tactics To Pump Up Your Cash Inflows

Creative Tactics To Pump Up Your Cash Inflows - http://www.smallbiztrends.com Avatar Posted by JohnH under Finance
From http://www.smallbiztrends.com 5079 days ago
Made Hot by: on October 29, 2008 7:19 pm
The economy pretty much stinks right now, doesn't it? But no matter what the economy is doing on any given day, your small business will not survive if you have more money flowing out of it than you do coming in. You must have a cash flow strategy for your business if you plan on staying in business. Here are some tactics to help you keep yo Read More
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