Essential Software To Help Your Online Business

Mike Spalding

Guest Article A well-run business is one where all the tedious, non-creative aspects of work are minimized, freeing up time to work on actually moving the business forward - winning new business, servicing clients and communicating with existing and future clients. When it comes to running an online business, there's a dangerous assumption that much of the day-to-day tasks are automated.  You'll soon discover that's not the case when you start your own online operation.  There's inventory to … [Read more...]

How to Grow a Billion Dollar Membership Site QA

Every week as SmallBizLady, I conduct interviews with experts on my Twitter talk show #SmallBizChat. The show takes place every Wednesday on Twitter from 8-9pm ET. This is excerpted from my recent interview with Alexis Maybank @giltfounder Alexis cofounded Gilt Groupe with her best friend Alexandra Wilkis Wilson. Gilt Groupe took only four years to take the fashionista crowd by storm, transform online shopping, and attract five million members and earn a $1 billion valuation.  Previously, Alexis … [Read more...]

How to Grow An Online Business QA with Andrew Davis

Every week as SmallBizLady, I conduct interviews with experts on my Twitter talk show #SmallBizChat. The show takes place every Wednesday on Twitter from 8-9pm ET. This is excerpted from my recent interview with Andrew Davis @CPC_Andrew .  Andrew is Author of the Merchant Comparison Shopping Handbook and the Director of Marketing for CPC Strategy, an online retail strategy consultant for retailers and agencies. You can contact Andrew directly at andrew@cpcstrategy.com  SmallBizLady: What do … [Read more...]