Your Next 30 Days In Marketing… marketing small business owner Jul 13, 2020

Marketing in a time of economic crisis is no joke. But you already know that.

Let’s face it: it’s difficult, at best, to know how to handle your marketing when unemployment numbers are high, spending is low, and uncertainty is everywhere you look.

And yet, for all that, marketing is a...

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Navigating the Reopening of Your Business During the COVID-19 Pandemic small business owner Jul 05, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the United States both medically and economically. Many states have begun to relax their lockdowns.

It remains to be seen what impact reopening will have on the number of cases, but it’s an economic boon to the owners of small and medium-sized...

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​Remote Work Tools to Help You During the Pandemic work from home Jun 22, 2020
In the past two months, business owners and employees have had to adapt to working remotely. The probability is high that even after we have a vaccine, there will be a paradigm shift.
More of us are going to be working from home, and that means we’ll all need to have tools to help us...
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How to Double Your Conversions with the Same Amount of Traffic social media traffic Jun 15, 2020

In the world of digital marketing, traffic gets a lot of attention. In fact, it seems like you can’t go anywhere online without reading a traffic metaphor invoking red and green lights, rush hour, and things of that nature.

Don’t get me wrong. Traffic is important. But ultimately,...

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Resource Guide: COVID-19 Resources for Small Business Owners Continued work from home Jun 08, 2020

Last month, I shared some financial resources for small business owners and entrepreneurs to help you through the COVID-19 pandemic and business shutdowns. Hopefully, you’ve been able to take advantage of some of those resources to keep your business afloat during this difficult time.

With...

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​5 Creative Ways to Use Facebook Messenger to Grow Your Business facebook messenger bots Jun 01, 2020

Facebook Messenger is a tool many of us use for instant messaging with our friends – but did you know that it’s a useful marketing tool, as well?

It has become one of my favorite ways to connect with existing and potential clients on social media.

There are some useful options included...

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What to do Now? Resources for Small Business Owners small business owner May 18, 2020

If you own a small business, you might struggle to be profitable even at the best of times. The current COVID-19 pandemic has dialed up the stakes for most businesses in the United States and around the world. Non-essential businesses have closed their doors in an effort to halt the spread of the...

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How to Stay Connected When Your Team is Working from Home work from home May 11, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many employers to scramble to set up the technology required to allow employees to work from home.

If you and your team are used to working in the same space, the adjustment requires more than technology.

Fortunately, there are some things you can do to increase...

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How to Keep Your Business Relevant During a Pandemic content marketing small business owner May 04, 2020

There’s no question that we are living in a surreal and scary time. The COVID-19 virus went from being a distant headline to an overwhelming reality. Cases in the United States and around the world are increasing exponentially and in a short time, we’ve gone from business as usual to...

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The Best Loyalty & Rewards Programs for Small Businesses rewards traffic Apr 27, 2020

There’s plenty of evidence that customer loyalty and reward programs drive sales for businesses of all sizes. 72% of all adults in the US belong to at least one loyalty program, and 87% are willing to have their consumer activity tracked if they get something in...

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Is Your Reputation Costing You Business? business advice small business owner Apr 20, 2020

The song says, “I don’t give a damn ‘bout my bad reputation.”

Those lyrics sounded fun and rebellious when Joan Jett sang them but taking that attitude when it comes to your online reputation can be disastrous to your business.

Not caring about your online reputation is a...

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How to Turn Your Fans and Followers into Paying Customer facebook small business owner social media traffic Apr 13, 2020

You’ve got a big following on social media.

So what?

Unless those followers are paying you for products or services, they don’t mean much. I’m not saying that social media followers aren’t important in some ways. Having a lot of followers sends a signal to potential...

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