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Why Isn’t Your Business On Instagram?

Instagram Marketing 101 If you own a small business and you’re not on Instagram yet you need to ask yourself why not?! Yes more social media! Depending on the type of business you own, Instagram may or may not work for you. If you’re not familiar with Instagram yet, you need to check it out! Instagram is a photo-sharing social networking company. It is most commonly found on mobile devices like your iPhone, iPad or Android device. You can still Read More


Customer Feedback Can Increase Your Revenue

Do you know what your customers think of you? Understanding your products comes second to understanding your customers. There is so much you can learn about your business if you simply ask your past customers. They will tell you the good, the bad and the ugly. They have no reason to mislead you, they already became a customer and there’s no reason to give any fluff. You’ll get the most honest feedback from your customers. It’s hard to put a Read More


How To Research Your Competition

Competition isn’t bad, you just need to be better than them. In a previous post we talked about how competition is good for both the consumer and for the businesses. Knowing your competition is going to be a huge factor in your small business’s success. We’ll go over several ways on how you can research your competition and how to use that new gained knowledge. First lets discuss the different ways you can research your competition. One of the easiest Read More


How To Market Your Restaurant

Marketing your small business is no easy feat. There are so many ways to market your restaurant, ones that can be costly and ones that can be economically friendly. It’s safe to assume everyone has had the experience of enjoying a pleasant meal in a restaurant. It’s also safe to assume most of us have also had at least one bad experience in a restaurant. Restaurant Financing Now Learn how to market your restaurant Social Media: If you haven’t experienced Read More


How Is Your Daily Time Managed?

Small Business Owners Have Multiple Tasks Everyday As a small business owner you find yourself working long hours, and even long weeks. Every minute you can save throughout the day can result in more production for other tasks. A great way to make sure you accomplish all of your daily tasks is to create a “to-do” list the night before. As simple as it sounds, very few business owners use this method. By creating this daily task schedule, you are Read More


Youngster Trying to Earn a Buck

Learning how to raise working capital at a young age. Now that I look back, I was an entrepreneur at a very young age without even knowing it. In elementary school, these handheld video games were popular; this is before there was Gameboy or PSP. These games usually had only two buttons and ran off watch batteries or AA batteries. In 5th grade I had a teacher named Ms. Graves, and she used to hand out tickets to the students Read More


Competition Is Good For Consumers And Good For Your Business

You can succeed in your business, even with competition! I’m sure you have personally experienced how competition has benefited you as the consumer. Competition is great for the consumer, because it keeps prices at a competitive price point, a wider variety of added services and products. I bet you are wondering how can this benefit you as a small business? If a business had no competition there is no need to be creative and innovate for newer, improved and lower Read More