Category Archives: Small Business Resource

Motivating Employees: Useful Tips from Small Business Owners

Keeping employees motivated can be a challenge—a challenge of money, time, and ideas. But focusing on your employees’ happiness can provide big pay-offs in the end, since you’ll cultivate a more loyal and productive workforce. So how should you go … Continue reading

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Marketing Trends for 2015 – Our Predictions

Last year, we made these marketing predictions for 2014. We were right about some, off on others (sorry, QR codes). Here’s what we’re thinking for 2015.

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Small Business Marketing Tips: Best of 2014

While you sip your eggnog and get ready to count down the remaining hours of 2014, we thought we’d take a look back at all the content we shared over the last year on our blog. Let’s just say there … Continue reading

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4 Time Management Tips for Hassled Entrepreneurs

If you’re making resolutions for 2015, and if getting a handle on your day-to-day life is one of them, well listen up. Here are some important time management tips you should consider following.

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How to Talk to Customers (Hint: Sound Human)

Knowing how to talk to customers should be a straightforward thing, right? Well, it can’t hurt to revisit what works and what doesn’t (and maybe consider implementing some new strategies as you head into 2015).

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Twitter Marketing Tips: 5 Small Businesses Rocking Twitter (And What You Can Learn from Them!)

Do you think Twitter makes sense for only big brands, celebrities, and regular individuals, and NOT small businesses? Well, it’s time to re-examine this opinion by looking at some small business success stories on Twitter. Twitter itself has a showcase … Continue reading

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3 Things Every Nitty-Gritty Small Business Marketing Plan Needs

OK, it’s time for a little clarification. When we say “nitty-gritty” marketing plan, we’re talking about that down-and-dirty document you and your colleagues refer to every month. It’s the working doc—the blueprint—that keeps your marketing on track, rather than the … Continue reading

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