Social Media for Brands

How does your business use social media to build your brand and increase your bottom line?

Your Social Media Strategy: An Elephant’s Butt?

I had the privilege of speaking on a social media panel last week held by the San Antonio, Texas chapter of the National Association of Professional Organizers.  As small business owners and solopreneurs, they’re naturally enthusiastic about the potential impact social media can have on their businesses, but they have the same big question most business owners […]

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Google Places Primer

Just wanted to pass on a great post from Get Simplifized! Local search is vital to small businesses…why not harness the power of Google to help you with that? There’s a few techniques to rank toward the top of your area that I’ll discuss in a later post. For now, I’ll let Vanessa explain…enjoy! From […]

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So, Social Media is a “Fad”?

If you have a business you need to watch this. If you are not using social media to enhance your reach, you REALLY need to watch this! Everywhere you turn you’re told you need to integrate social media into your business strategy. How do you do all that and still run a business? You call […]

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Is Your Business “Future Oriented” or Stuck in the Past?

Here’s a great video…well worth the 10 minutes you’ll spend watching it. Your competition has probably already seen it. You’ll understand why future oriented businesses take actions NOW to reach future goals. So, honestly, how would you categorize your business’s orientation? Now be objective, do your recent actions support your conclusion? If you need a […]

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Marketing in a Web 2.0 World

OK, small business owners, here’s another great article worth a read on marketing in the digital age. Marketing is on a MUCH more level playing field now than it has ever been.  Remember the old sayings “the power of the press” and the “pen is mightier than the sword”?  Well, today, we all have that […]

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Is Your Business Keeping Pace With The World?

Technology, advertising, social media…it’s how we do business.  We all need a better understanding of the changing nature of our world and the need to keep up. Or, we can just hop off…I guess.  As a business owner who needs to remain competitive, you feel the direct impact of the break-neck speed at which change is […]

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