Tag Archives: Businesses

Markets with home service ads: Service-area businesses are coming back to the local results

There’s good news and there’s bad news in the local service-area business space. Contributor Joy Hawkins brings us up to date. Joy Hawkins on October 13, 2017   After my column about Home Service Ads came out last week, I got a message from Google with some great news. They told me two things: Google … Continue reading Markets with home service ads: Service-area businesses are coming back to the local results

The 8 Worst Social Selling Mistakes Small Businesses Make

Shea Drake — October 11, 2017 — October 11, 2017 While selling on social is growing in popularity (and acceptance), too many businesses are still making critical social selling mistakes. Regardless of social selling’s benefits and rising popularity, you likely still have questions about how to succeed with this strategy. Today, we share eight common … Continue reading The 8 Worst Social Selling Mistakes Small Businesses Make

The 9 Money Mistakes Millennial Entrepreneurs Make That Destroy Their Businesses

Serenity Gibbons — October 3, 2017 — October 3, 2017 rawpixel / Pixabay As a young, millennial entrepreneur who is inexperienced in the ways of managing and growing a business, one of the biggest challenges involves managing money and making smart financial decisions. In fact, it’s the mistakes and errors made in this area that … Continue reading The 9 Money Mistakes Millennial Entrepreneurs Make That Destroy Their Businesses

9 Affordable Win-Win Marketing Ideas for Small Businesses

Amit Sen — September 14, 2017 Follow @amit_kumar_sen — September 14, 2017 Small businesses are usually lean on capital. A lion’s share of their funding invariably goes for production and recruitment which spares a meager sum for marketing. But business promotion is fundamental to spread the word about your business. You have to reach out … Continue reading 9 Affordable Win-Win Marketing Ideas for Small Businesses

Should Businesses Use LinkedIn Groups or Slack for Prospecting? Part 2

Mindi Rosser — September 13, 2017 Follow @MindiRRosser — September 13, 2017 In my previous article, I introduced the up and coming Slack tool and how it serves as an alternative for LinkedIn, which is closing its groups. More about Slack here: SLACK COMMUNITIES I LOVE I’ve noticed that I enjoy engaging more on Slack … Continue reading Should Businesses Use LinkedIn Groups or Slack for Prospecting? Part 2