All posts by Matthew Toren
When Less is More – What to Delete from Your Website
There are tons of websites packed with advice and recommendations for things to add to your website. Often times, these include things like: monitoring social media, starting a blog, optimizing your site for best search engine rankings,...
- Posted October 22, 2010
The Life of the Solopreneur – Is it Right for You?
According to the SBA’s 2006 data, 53% of the 25.8 million small businesses in the US are home-based. This equals 13.7 million home-based businesses. So, it’s clear that a whole lot of people work from their homes...
- Posted October 15, 2010
Goin’ Mobile – Taking Your Business to Customers on the Go
With the rapid growth of mobile devices in the US, there’s no denying that mobile internet use is quickly on the rise. In fact, in 2008 an important milestone was reached when mobile access to the Internet...
- Posted October 6, 2010
5 Essential Skills for Entrepreneurial Survival
Scientists tell us that over millions of years, humans have developed specialized skills that have allowed us to survive and thrive as a species. From learning to create and use tools, to language, and social skills, we’ve...
- Posted September 17, 2010
Perfect Business Summit 2010 is Getting Close!
A couple of weeks ago, we ran an article about the Perfect Business Summit 2010, to be held October 7-8 at the Palms Casino in Las Vegas, NV. Well, the date is getting closer, and the event...
- Posted September 10, 2010
What Makes You So Special?
What causes people to want to hire you for your services, use your product, visit your website, or read your blog? Whatever industry you’re in, there’s little doubt you have some form of competition. So why is...
- Posted August 24, 2010
Philips Livable Cities – Latest to Reward Great Ideas
If you think of corporate America as cold, hard, and uncaring, you’re not alone. But several big companies have stepped up recently to prove they too have heart and want to help make our world a better...
- Posted August 13, 2010
30 Days to Pumped Up Blog Traffic
It’s pretty much universally accepted these days that having a blog is a smart move for any business. And because just about everyone understands that, just about everyone (and their uncle) has a blog. What that means...
- Posted August 6, 2010
Building a Brand? Join the Crowd!
Most start-ups and entrepreneurs will by now have heard of “Crowdsourcing.” It is the Web 2.0 phenomenon that sounds almost too good to be true. It’s a simple way to find hundreds, even thousands of contractors who...
- Posted July 30, 2010
7 Tips for Kick-Butt Blog Writing
Far different from book or other formal writing, writing for a blog requires its own specific set of skills. And once you’ve got them down pat, you’ll be able to produce sparkling, original, copy that will keep...
- Posted July 27, 2010