How to Get Started with Email Marketing

How to Get Started with Email Marketing

Guest Post Nothing else in email marketing is more important than having a strong relationship with your email list subscribers. Do things right and you’ll have a super responsive list of recipients, which is gold in the email marketing game. Most likely your list is in QuickBooks or a spreadsheet. The most common is a stack of business cards collected over months, maybe even years. Be Polite: Get an Invite First. You’re taking a huge risk if you email that list of people. Think of an … [Read more...]

5 Marketing Tips to Keep More Customers in 2013

Day 31: 31 Ways to Boost Your Small Business in 2013

I’m a customer relationship management (CRM) guy and have been for the better part of the last ten years. These systems help small businesses automate marketing processes to more efficiently close deals, and do a better job of building customer relationships. With more small businesses turning to CRM apps and services to help with marketing efforts, there are a few things that will help you build relationships with today’s savvy customer. Here are 5 Marketing Tips to Keep More Customers in … [Read more...]

How to Make Sure You Take a Vacation From Your Small Business in 2013

Day 30: 31 Ways to Boost Your Small Business in 2013

For most of you who have any kind of entrepreneurial spirit, you are a driven individual. You are driven by your dream, your goals, your heart’s desire, perhaps by proving yourself to yourself or to someone else, and moved by what you will be able to provide for those you care about. As you have worked your way through this series, you have uncovered new tips and tricks of how to boost your small business in 2013. But I am here to push you in a slightly different, albeit just as important … [Read more...]