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Not everyone will contact your small business to complain. But they just might head online to spout off their negative feedback!

Keeping tabs of mentions of your biz on the internet is key to managing your online reputation. Some tips for covering your bases plus an infographic all about custom Read More
Regardless of how many hours of sleep you get, make sure you get enough. The quality of life and business doesn’t improve just because you spent more hours awake than the rest of us. Read More
“If you build it, they will come.” It's a line from an old movie "Field of Dreams" which is still leading to the demise of too many startups, led by entrepreneurs who really started their business to build an exciting new product or service. Most struggle with the idea and practice of marketing and Read More
Twitter Web Analytics Tool can be accessed by every Twitter user now. Twitter will always remain the original pro in the run of social networking sites. This social networking platform never lost the charm among its lovers and day by day, it is [Continue...] Read More

Beyond the Listing: Optimizing Yelp FTW

Beyond the Listing: Optimizing Yelp FTW - http://www.clickfire.com Avatar Posted by clickfire under Online Marketing
From http://www.clickfire.com 3361 days ago
Made Hot by: lyceum on July 17, 2013 7:36 am
Anyone can create a simple listing on Yelp and be done with it. But, there are actually a lot of little details you can add as you go deeper and optimize your Yelp listing. The site gets 100 million visits per month, so it may just be worth it. Read More

Entrepreneurs, Here's When to Take a Vacation

Entrepreneurs, Here's When to Take a Vacation - http://mashable.com Avatar Posted by Nellie Akalp under Startups
From http://mashable.com 3361 days ago
Made Hot by: Squawk Media on July 17, 2013 1:41 am
For small-business owners and bootstrapping startup founders, it's tough to completely retreat from work. In this post, Nellie Akalp CEO of CorpNet.com, shares some tips on when and how entrepreneurs can break away for a vacation. Read More
Working from home has many positive attributes, but it also comes with its own set of unique challenges - especially during the summer time when school is out. Constant distractions, keeping the kids entertained and managing work-life balance are just a few of the concerns that work at home women h Read More

7 Great Tips to Crafting a Killer Elevator Pitch

7 Great Tips to Crafting a Killer Elevator Pitch - http://www.macswomenonline.com Avatar Posted by macswomen under Strategy
From http://www.macswomenonline.com 3362 days ago
Made Hot by: BizWise on July 17, 2013 8:12 am
Entrepreneurs live a life as if around every corner lurks a new great opportunity. When the elevator opens and a potential business partner or investor asks the question: “so what do you do?”

You only have 45-60 seconds to give your answer, and you'd better be sure to have a honed elevator pitc Read More
Content marketing has already proved that it can be a powerful way of building your brand visibility and generating leads but a lot of marketers continue to talk about creating great content like it’s the only thing that you need to do when there is so much more to it than that.
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Branding yourself today is easier and more significant than it has ever been. The issue is most people have overlooked this area.

I am going to start you out with strategic branding essentials that you need to attract targeted business. Read More
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