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Creating a successful Conference Call

Creating a successful Conference Call  - Avatar Posted by bloggertone under SugarTone
From 4069 days ago
Made Hot by: Entrepreneurosaurus on August 30, 2010 9:44 pm
Here's Frank Bradley with entry no3: For the last 8 years one constant in my work schedule has been my participation, at least once a week, on a conference call. In this post I'd like to share with you my top tips for making a conference call successful. Go on, vote for Frank. Read More
Scott Fox posts regularly here at BizSugar, but I thought I'd take a moment to highlight this particularly great video he's created for his online business community, great because it states something that should be obvious to everyone in small business, but perhaps isn't. You WILL need to market your product or service and market it well to stand out from the crowd and be successful in your small business. Marketing is not a dirty word. It MUST be part of your business plan. DON'T make the mistake of thinking a great product or service will market itself. Make sure you have a plan for how to get the word out. Read More

The Weapon – Todd Youngblood's "SPE" Blog

The Weapon – Todd Youngblood's "SPE" Blog - Avatar Posted by tyoungbl under Sales
From 4072 days ago
Made Hot by: HeatherStone on August 30, 2010 5:06 am
There is always a danger in focusing on the tools used to get a job done. (We all know the cliché about the six-year old with a chain saw…) That said however, a robust CRM system just might be the most powerful tool a sales team can have Read More
Online small business is about bringing together community. And what better way to do so than by bringing together two of the Web’s quickest growing an Read More
In sales as in other aspects of life, it is not how big, but what you can do with it. Sellers need to focus on the impact of their solution for the buyer rather than how big or bad it may be Read More
In every conversation with Steve, he tells me interesting small business success stories that he has encountered as part of his research. Steve will be speaking at the GrowSmartBiz Small Business Conference, organized by Network Solutions and the Washington Business Journal, on Nov. 5 in D.C.
He also is involved with analyzing the Network Solutions Small Business Success Index, which is co-sponsored by the University of Maryland’s Smith School of Business. It surveys the competitive health of small businesses twice a year. The latest report to be released in September indicates that small business owners find marketing and innovation a challenge. I wanted to get Steve’s opinion on his experience researching small business innovation and on other new trends like co-working.

Read more: How are small businesses working through innovation challenges? - Washington Business Journal Read More
Great Facebook marketing tips direct from top social media pros for you to take your Facebook marketing to a new level.

#6: "Turn Facebook Page into a Lead Generator" is especially useful Read More
We can all dream about what it takes to make our startup a success. From recent survey feedback, it seems evident that the urban legends leading to success are wrong. The average entrepreneur is not the one who dumped a promising career, sketched his idea on the back of a napkin, and accepted millions from an investor to make millions of his own. Read More

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