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Small-to-medium sized businesses have benefitted from the Federal Government's stimulus packages, registering a profitable outlook for the first time since September 2008, a survey shows. Read More

Small business marketing the old fashioned way

Small business marketing the old fashioned way - http://blog.em4b.com Avatar Posted by ShawnHessinger under Marketing
From http://blog.em4b.com 4020 days ago
Made Hot by: SJC on August 7, 2009 2:30 pm
From handing out and collecting business cards to making followup calls and ongoing relationship building, this post talks about small business marketing the old fashioned way. But what is perhaps more interesting is the degree to which everything described has a counterpart in what we call social media. Much reviled by those who say this kind of Read More

Branding for small business

Avatar Posted by ShawnHessinger under Marketing
From http://www.youtube.com 4020 days ago
Made Hot by: SJC on August 7, 2009 1:09 pm
This Nationwide Networking panel talks about the importance of branding for small business. More important, however, is the discussion of what brand is--not simply a name or logo but the idea behind everything that goes in to your customer's experience. In some cases this can be an extension of personal brand and how you interact with a customer. Read More

Dream business:Tips from 13 entrepreneurs

Dream business:Tips from 13 entrepreneurs - http://www.inc.com Avatar Posted by ShawnHessinger under Startups
From http://www.inc.com 4021 days ago
Made Hot by: SJC on August 8, 2009 11:32 am
In this feature from Inc.com tips from 13 entrepreneurs on starting your dream business are shared. If you think businesses like aerospace companies are not really small business or take millions to start, think again. Consider companies like Paragon Space Development launched with $75,000 in savings, loans and credit card debt. Stories like these Read More
Why did anyone ever think that "auto following" people on Twitter was a good idea? Today we may have finally seen the death of the auto-follow as Robert Scoble and Pete Cashmore of Mashable chime in with the realization that NOT auto-following improves the quality of your Twitter experience and marketing. Finally! Read More

How to Outsource Your Troubles to Virtual Assistants

How to Outsource Your Troubles to Virtual Assistants - http://www.scottfox.com Avatar Posted by scottfox under Management
From http://www.scottfox.com 4021 days ago
Made Hot by: jnelson on August 7, 2009 5:42 pm
Need help growing your business? Outsourcing administrative tasks and small projects can be a huge time saver, and it's often cheaper than you'd think. Here are my recommendations for online resources where you can find great contractors and virtual assistant help for your business. Read More

Social Media Toolkit from OPEN Forum

Social Media Toolkit from OPEN Forum - https://www.openforum.com Avatar Posted by q4sales under Online Marketing
From https://www.openforum.com 4021 days ago
Made Hot by: ShawnHessinger on August 7, 2009 1:09 pm
Using Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter is important for many small companies. It doesn't work for everyone. American Express OPEN Forum's VP of Branding posted about Online Marketing and links to a good PDF download. Read More

12 Social Media Tactics In My Marketing Plan

12 Social Media Tactics In My Marketing Plan - http://cindyking.biz Avatar Posted by CindyKing under Social Media
From http://cindyking.biz 4021 days ago
Made Hot by: neshthompson on August 7, 2009 4:42 pm
These are the 12 social media tactics that work well for my business today. I usually spend a couple of hours a day on social media. But these tactics work well for me, because I can adapt the time spent to the time I have available. Although they work well for me these tactics may not work for your business in the same way they work for mine. Read More
Automating scheduled business functions like bookkeeping, filing, follow up calls is critical to profitability. If you're running a small business, you may be handling many of those administrative tasks on your own. These can distract you from your real work, providing the products or services that earn you income. But these things must be done Read More
The Federal Government is the largest purchaser of goods and services in the world and, perhaps as part of the economic recovery, getting bigger. Many people associate government contracts with things like vehicles and missiles, but the U.S. Government buys every imaginable product and service and tries very hard to make a substantial portion of t Read More
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