Many people are dropping out of college to focus on startups. Whether you’re just starting or going back, it can be difficult to balance college with your career goals. But with the right attitude and a few good hints you can make it work. Keep in mind, for example, that while a big-name college might […]
Small Business Saturday is the day after Black Friday and was created to encourage consumers to spend at local businesses that can’t afford the kind of deep price cuts the big box guys do on Black Friday. How can you flex your small business muscle for this opportunity? Plan ahead and consider hosting a special […]
Social media marketing doesn’t have to be all trial-and-error. Check out these social media myths!
You sit down with the family and a huge feast in front of you, and your phone rings. It’s a customer, and they need help. If this sounds like your life, you need to learn how to relax during the holidays. You’ll need a plan in order to let go, but knowing the workflow trends […]
According to a variety of news sites, Facebook is planning to take it to LinkedIn by launching a new service designed for professional networking. But will it work? According to the Financial Times, the new service will allow users to collaborate on documents like in Google Drive, chat with coworkers, and connect with other professionals […]
Make your own luck! How to set yourself up for future success in seven easy steps.
If your small business is struggling to stand out from the competition or to close more sales, there’s a lot you can do to turn things around. One step is to narrow your target market. Focusing on one specific part of the total market is a surefire way to stand out from the crowd – […]
Can you pinpoint the moment that made your career? That one event that changed everything? LinkedIn asked seven highly successful people about their turning points and what might have happened had they made a different decision. Ebay CEO John Donahoe, for example, points back to his study of his role model, Quaker Oats executive Kenneth […]
Why so serious? A healthy dose of humor and self-awareness can help grow your brand on social media. Find out how!
Most businesses today use some form of content marketing, but even if you’re great at creating content it doesn’t mean your strategy will be successful. If no one is reading it, then it’s a waste of your time. So how can you ensure your content will be found? There are a number of mistakes you […]