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If You Don’t Ask, You Won’t Get Reviews

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Ask your customers to help you grow your business. Yes, you have to ask for reviews. When customers or clients are happy with your business, they are happy to give a positive review. BUT – people are busy and have to be asked and reminded. Consider holding a meeting with your staff (or yourself!) to discuss how to […]

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Don't Fall for Facebook LIKE Scams

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BAD NEWS! 3 BIG FLAGS that can alert you to Facebook Like Scams.

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SMB Owners: Don't Get Bogged Down in Your Bookkeeping

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SMB Owners: Don’t Get Bogged Down in Your Bookkeeping

My guess is you never gave a damn about bookkeeping, ordering, payroll, maintenance, or many of the duties that are so necessary to run a successful business. So why aren’t you …

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Boomers, Don't Say You Can't Do Social Media...

Boomers, You Can Do Social Media!

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Boomers, You Can Do Social Media!

Nothing, and I mean nothing, including Social Media, is as hard to master as MS-DOS was. . .

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If You Can Sell, You Can Market.-

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What does customer service have to do with marketing?

Just everything! Traditional marketing ads get your attention how?
They address a need.
They peak curiosity.
They elicit an emotional response.
So, what is marketing, really?

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Facebook Tool Tip: Scheduling

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One of the best reasons to schedule posts is to space them out. And since one of the most common questions I hear from small business owners and non-profits is “How often should I post?” Rather than give you my annoying and potentially evasive answer, “it depends,” I thought I’d show you how to schedule. . .

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From Skadeedle [Infographic]: Email Marketing Etiquette Dos & Don’ts

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Email Marketers! You can’t afford not to address each point on the infographic from Skadeedle below! Don’t risk an “Opt-out” or an unsubscribe because you overlooked what you might think of as a minor detail.

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Email Open Rates Graph

You Have “Only” a 20-30% Open Rate? Consider Your Email Marketing a Success!

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You Have “Only” a 20-30% Open Rate? Consider Your Email Marketing a Success!

In my last post, I discussed the good news that Mobile Email opens are increasing. But the bad news is that your open rate report percentages will probably go down or not properly reflect how many recipients are actually opening your emails.

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Why SMBs Should Consider a Marketing Consultant

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Apparently a lot of people don’t understand consulting services. When many prospects shop for a marketing consultant, they often expect some sort of price and package menu. A prix fixe is a double-edged sword for consultants and prospects.

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