All posts tagged "marketing"
Write Down these 10 “Musts” Before You Open Your Business Door
Image source Studies show that at least 50% of all businesses go “belly up” within five years of their start-ups. Small retailers in strip malls open and close on a regular and consistent basis; that specialty burger...
- Posted September 11, 2015
What Are The Best Marketing ROI Metrics?
Business owners shy away from internet marketing when it appears to offer vague, immeasurable returns. In reality, Internet marketing campaigns can be measured, but many organizations put so much emphasis on the creative side, they forget to...
- Posted June 12, 2015
Four Ways You Can Succeed as a Social Media Superstar
Ever wonder why some small businesses seem to rock at social media whilst others (maybe even yourself) are anything but superstars? I am going to give you the secret formula in this post. People like to buy;...
- Posted July 8, 2014
Blast Buzz Interview with Co-Founders Kerstin Karu and Mark Chen
The idea of paid endorsements isn’t new, but the concept of connecting everyday people with companies seeking social media endorsement is a new twist. If you thought sponsored tweets were just for the Kardashians... think again. The...
- Posted June 11, 2014
Six Reasons Why Guest Blogging Will Take Your Small Business to the Next Level
When I talk to small business owners about the benefits of blogging, I’m quite often met with resistance. Faced with mounting responsibilities on the operational end, finding the time to keep up with a blog can be...
- Posted June 9, 2014
Seven Common Small Business Mistakes and How to Deal With Them
Keep in mind that more start up businesses fail than succeed, but those who follow this advice are more prepared to ward off unnecessary blunders than wind up in bankruptcy. Mistakes are inevitable, but the best defense...
- Posted May 6, 2014
Unleashing the YouTube Inside of You
More viewers watched online video than TV in 2012, according to SundaySky. Nearly 200 million viewers watched 456.6 million content videos for an average of 6.3 minutes, while sitting through 105.4 billion ads. Video attracted 56 percent...
- Posted August 31, 2013
Five Smart, Simple Ways to Guide Your Struggling Business Into the Green
According to an article by Mark Henricks in All Business, the 2008 economic recession was responsible for a 50 percent increase in business bankruptcy, and these businesses included the likes of automotive giants General Motors and Chrysler. While...
- Posted July 29, 2013
Are You Ready to Innovate? Ask Yourself These Questions
Brainstorming business ideas around the table with friends is fun. When it comes time to make some decisions, there’s a number of questions that need to be asked and answered honestly before diving into the deep-end. Take...
- Posted July 12, 2013
The Walter White Guide to Entrepreneurship
Breaking Bad is a show about its main character’s blackening soul, the vast abyss of the human condition, and the cost of power. Without the meth thing, though, it’s really a story about a teacher who decides...
- Posted June 10, 2013