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How local businesses can turn the threat of on-demand deliveries to their own advantage

On-demand delivery services are making local businesses nervous, but columnist Brian Smith explains why this new shift in consumer behavior should be seen as an opportunity to grow. Brian Smith on July 31, 2017    As a digital marketer, you have to stay on your toes. It sometimes feels like new market disruptions have become … Continue reading How local businesses can turn the threat of on-demand deliveries to their own advantage

Build Relationships With Influencers, Not Businesses [Infographic]

Shane Barker — July 24, 2017 Follow @shane_barker — July 24, 2017 Influencer marketing is a type of digital marketing that can help brands connect with their target audience through influential people. Influencers are individuals who have a large number of followers on social media. Those followers trust them for their knowledge and expertise in … Continue reading Build Relationships With Influencers, Not Businesses [Infographic]

Helping Small Businesses Function Like Large Enterprises: Understanding Managed IT Solutions And Support Services

Patrick Hogan — July 20, 2017 Follow @growtenfold — July 20, 2017 ColiN00B / Pixabay At the turn of the millennium, managed service providers (MSP) were only used by Fortune 500 companies controlling huge networks and operations for companies with dozens of locations. Today, however, managed service providers are overseeing all types of companies, from … Continue reading Helping Small Businesses Function Like Large Enterprises: Understanding Managed IT Solutions And Support Services

How 5 Online Businesses Already Increased Revenue Up to 96.44% – Just By Selling on eBay

Tracey Wallace — July 19, 2017 Follow @tracewall — July 19, 2017 For online brands looking to expand into new markets, eBay is often overlooked in favor of Amazon or selling on Facebook. And that’s leaving massive amounts of revenue on the table for those businesses who do look to eBay for expansion. After all, … Continue reading How 5 Online Businesses Already Increased Revenue Up to 96.44% – Just By Selling on eBay

Three ways local businesses can survive the on-demand threat

How worried should brick-and-mortar businesses be about companies like Amazon? Columnist Adam Dorfman weighs in with some thoughts on how local players can stay competitive. Adam Dorfman on July 18, 2017   Is there any business that Amazon can’t disrupt? In recent weeks, I’ve seen Amazon entering businesses ranging from home furnishings to banana distribution … Continue reading Three ways local businesses can survive the on-demand threat