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60 Fantastic Free eBooks to Enhance Your Online Business

60 Fantastic Free eBooks to Enhance Your Online Business  - http://bigmoneyweb.com Avatar Posted by bigmoneyweb under Marketing
From http://bigmoneyweb.com 4382 days ago
Made Hot by: Entrepreneurosaurus on August 19, 2010 11:44 am
I know that most people cannot afford money to buy thousands of e-books online but we bloggers can still share with others some useful tips that can help many to grow and there are thousands of e-books that will allow you to increase your knowledge. Even better, these e-books are free and I am sharing it with you for free too.

These are the top 60 e-books lists that some of you might find useful Read More
Thinking of investing in social media but struggling to know where to start? According to a recent survey, 46% of small business owners said they wish they knew more about social media. And, while coming up with a social media strategy is one thing, it also helps to have a basic understanding of what each of the major social media sites can and can’t do for your small business and its customers. Here’s a quick 101 on how to best leverage the top three social networking sites – Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn Read More

If The Price Is Right...

If The Price Is Right...  - http://bloggertone.com Avatar Posted by bloggertone under Management
From http://bloggertone.com 4382 days ago
Made Hot by: Small Business News on August 18, 2010 8:58 pm
Pricing your product or service is an extremely essential issue that every single business owner and sole trader must address. Get it right and you should find yourself dealing with happy customers.. Read More
University of Pennsylvania researchers confirm what many online (and offline) marketers know we need to do, but find so difficult to accomplish. Essentially, to get people to engage with and recommend our content, the content has to go beyond the mundane and capture imagination and awe Read More

Risk vs. Calculated Risk – Todd Youngblood's "SPE" Blog

Risk vs. Calculated Risk – Todd Youngblood's "SPE" Blog - http://bit.ly Avatar Posted by tyoungbl under Sales
From http://bit.ly 4384 days ago
Made Hot by: tuckerleroy on August 16, 2010 5:51 pm
This is a story about risk, but a bit of background is necessary, so please bear with me through the first paragraph.

Eleven years ago, when The YPS Group was launched, “we” made a strategic decision to focus on serving small to mid size customers, from $5 to $500 million in revenue. “We” also decided to stay small ourselves; to be a boutique consulting business; to not hire any employees and to use contractors sparingly. “We” are still here. (OK, OK, “I” am still here…), proving, at a minimum that the strategy is at least valid Read More

Many Entrepreneurs Charge The Hill Too Soon

Many Entrepreneurs Charge The Hill Too Soon - http://blog.startupprofessionals.com Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 4387 days ago
Made Hot by: steeldawn on August 13, 2010 8:23 pm
Don’t charge the hill until you are “ready.” This probably seems obvious to military types, but I see entrepreneurs violating this rule all the time. They approach key potential investors way too early, trying to talk their way up the hill, with no supporting business plan, and before they have a support team around them. Needless to say, they get shot down, and get no second chance Read More
Are you aware of all the ways your audience's perspective differs from yours? People living in other parts of the world may experience and perceive your business, services, products, and website in some unexpected ways. How do you handle it Read More
Milk-Bone® has been the category leader in dog biscuits for more than 100 years – so much so that the brand was entering into a dangerous territory – commoditization. It was evident to brand leadership that they needed a clear point of differentiation for Milk-Bone. In fiscal year 2010, Milk-Bone turned its marketing efforts toward raising the profile of Canine Assistants, the brand’s long-time charitable partner, which provides assistance dogs to people with disabilities. As part of the “It’s Good to Give” campaign, the Milk-Bone brand returned to television with its first advertisements in more than 10 years, followed by agreeing to be the exclusive sponsor of a primetime PBS documentary, highlighting Canine Assistants and the incredible impact they have on the lives of people with disabilities Read More
Building a Web site and all that this entails - choosing a web host, writing and maintaining actionable and relevant content, and running an online store - is quite an undertaking for any small business. Here are 5 steps to help you set up your company web site Read More
As economists and politicians keep worrying about the economy, small business owners keep doing what they have always done, leading and building their businesses in unique ways to meet the changing market and the needs of their clients and customers Read More
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