I recall being a consultant for a young entrepreneur around 10 years ago. Like many young aspiring business owners, he was confident that having a general idea was enough to succeed. He thought that having created a good product meant that fame and fortune was just around the corner....
It’s true to say that social media can be a vital asset for any business owner. Business owners like social media for one very important reason - it’s free! It’s true, you can set up a full campaign across social media without spending a single penny. As well as...
It can be frustrating when you have an e-commerce business that is struggling to get off the ground, as this is an industry which is incredibly lucrative with more and more people shopping online these days. It is an extremely competitive industry which means that many entrepreneurs struggle to...
There are so many effective ways to reach customers, but nothing compares to face-to-face interactions with customers. It is the reason why trade shows are still an important part of the marketing strategies of many companies. But how can you get those prospects and customers into your booth? Let’s...
When it comes to running your business smoothly and efficiently every single day, you have got that down to a fine art. You are producing excellent products; super swift services and your customer service is impeccable. Now that you have mastered your day to day workflow, it’s time to...
If you want to try and manage your business much more efficiently or if you know that the way things are going right now is just not good enough then you are not alone. After all, so many people find themselves in the position that you are in right...
Not all recommendations we enjoy will come from our most aggressive marketing tactics, no matter our intentions. You may use the most refined SEO techniques, the strongest advertising efforts, the highest quality video production team and the most targeted social media marketing, but sometimes, the fundamental methods of renown...
Modern business owners face an uphill battle if they want to try to take their businesses to the next level. There are a lot of things that have to be accounted for, and there are so many things that can go wrong in the business world. It is really...
Some logos stand out more than others. The Starbucks brand seems to have a life all of its own with its drawing of a green "siren" who is luring people away for a great cup of java. Another logo design that is impressive is the Dunkin Donuts brand. Its...
These days if you want your business to be successful coming off as a massive, multi-million-dollar corporation can work against you. In fact, customers may see you as a faceless corporation that is only interested in taking their money and not with the outcome they will receive. Of course,...