10 Marketing R’s to Launch Revenue Revolution in Your Business in 2017

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You will need to expand your marketing efforts to significantly increase your revenue in the new year. I want you to use this post to launch a revenue revolution in 2017 in your small business. Social media is still the great equalizer for small businesses, but it’s no longer about likes, friends and followers. It’s […]

Avoid the 5 “Sales Readiness” Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make … And Don’t Even Know It

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Guest Post Many small business owners struggle with generating more leads or learning to improve the sales processes in their business, or even to hire and train the right sales people. However, before the conversation for how to improve a sales process can even make a difference, many business owners need to learn how avoid […]

Gear Up Your Small Business Marketing for 2017

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The last quarter of the calendar year has its own vibe, whether your business counts on holiday shopping to boost revenues, or whether it slows as the year winds down, it’s time to launch your 2017 marketing efforts. Now is an excellent time to re-evaluate your small business marketing strategy and think about what you […]

How to Leverage Snapchat to Boost Your Business

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The very fact that both Presidential candidates are including Snapchat in their social media marketing strategy (Hillary has an actual profile, while Donald sponsored a snarky filter) should tell you that it’s a formidable marketing option, and one you might want to add to your own arsenal.  While currently, the majority of Snapchat users are […]

How to get your business ready for the holiday shopping season

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Whether you run storefront business, or or strictly sell ecommerce, it’s time to create a holiday sales strategy. If you make the bulk of your profits between November 15 and January 15th as in Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday, or the day after Christmas, it time to make sure that your business is […]

4 Ways to Transform Your SMB Marketing and Sales Processes

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Personal selling is a major component of small business marketing. 90% of small businesses get business from referrals. Without a significant budget for advertising to drive sales growth dictates that referral selling is vital. Selling is also the most engaging way to convince buyers of the value of your products and services. Here are four […]

How to Promote your Business to the Media

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Every brand has a story to tell, but is your story newsworthy? How does an appearance on Good Morning America sound? What about making the front page of your city’s newspaper? Every business owner wants great public relations and TV appearances, but two things hold them back from pulling the trigger – understanding of the […]

How to Brand Your YouTube Channel

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If you’re serious about leveraging social media marketing to grow your business, you can’t afford to ignore using video and YouTube is the best option out there. With more than 1.3 billion users, YouTube is the second most searching website on the internet. It offers you the opportunity to expand your audience significantly and drive […]

How to Build Your Business Website in Seven Days

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Sponsored Post One of the things that should be at the top of your to-do list when starting a business is getting a professional-looking website up and running. It might seem like an overwhelming task, but we can break down everything you need to do in just seven days (and even then, it’ll take just […]

7 Powerful Retail Marketing Ideas

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You’ve developed your business ideas. You’ve created a suite of products or services that stand out from the competition. And you’ve assembled a basic outline of how you’re going to meld your brand to the minds of consumers around the world. And that’s all good – but what happens from there? If you’re like most […]