The most successful businesses are the ones with the innovative ideas. And not just one good innovative idea -- you, and your team, if you have one -- need to be coming up with innovative ideas on an ongoing basis. … [Read more...] about How to Start Coming Up With Great Ideas to Share
Even if you think everything’s going fine with your business (and especially if you’re aware improvements need to be made), you need to give it regular checkups. … [Read more...] about Use These Guidelines to Give Yourself a Weekly Business Checkup
If there’s one thing no business owner wants to do, it's to say “no” to a potential client -- especially when it means losing a project or account. So -- when is it okay to say no in your business? … [Read more...] about When Is It Okay to Say No in Your Business?
By now you know that your website is one of the best and most economical ways to market your business. … [Read more...] about 4 Website Mistakes That Will Stunt the Growth of Your Business
One of the keys to running your business smoothly is efficiency. The web applications and tools you use every day can make running your business more efficient -- but having those apps and tools work together for your business can change the way you work altogether. That’s where IFTTT comes in. And, like all great apps for desktops and smartphones, it’s totally free. Don’t let … [Read more...] about Do And If By IFTTT Makes Life Run Smooth For Free
Normally I wouldn’t name a specific rock band on this blog, just to make a point. Musical taste is too polarizing and I want to make sure that I’m reaching all kinds of readers, from Bach enthusiasts to Lady Gaga’s Little Monsters. But when I started to write about “Free Stuff” today, I just couldn’t get one band out of my head. This example is just too perfect for what I’m … [Read more...] about A Taste: Free Trials and Promos– How to Launch a Successful Free Trial (While Avoiding The Pitfalls)
There are many, many myths about business blogging. That it’s boring. Tedious. Something to slog through or hire out the instant you have the budget. But it doesn’t have to be that way! … [Read more...] about 6 Business Blogging Block Busters