Whether you are starting your own cleaning service or you are opening a new restaurant, you may be having real mixed emotions. It may be that part of you is excited that your dream is coming true, while the other part of you might be feeling apprehensive that you won't be able to get the business off the ground. Hopefully you have a very good support system because starting a new business usually means that you'll be putting in eighty- to one-hundred-hour weeks.
30 October 2015
Smartphones are becoming more and more popular, and if you are like many business owners, you may be interested in expanding your marketing campaign to include text messaging. Here are some tips you can use to make your company's text messages effective so that subscribers respond well. Include Exclusives If you want subscribers to your texts to sign up for and remain on your list, it is vital that you give them a good reason to.
29 October 2015
If you have staff members that are considered upper management or executives, they deserve extra perks for carrying more responsibility. You should treat them to things they need and cover the costs for them to get high quality items for their personal business use. Your staff may not want to go out and spend the money for the best pens, business marketing tools and more. Since they work for you and they work hard, these are some of the things you can provide for them in their office and for business.
20 October 2015
Marketing is important in any business, but especially when you own a small business. It can be hard for you to find the funds you need to advertise and market your business effectively. If you think outside the box and consider arena advertising, you can boost your exposure in whole new ways. Find out how high school rodeos can give you the exposure you need. Sponsorship A high school rodeo in your area relies on sponsorship and donations from small businesses to help keep the expensive sport afloat.
16 October 2015
To get your artwork out into the public eye, you can benefit greatly from a well-designed and eye-catching website. But you're probably not a website design expert, so how can you know what to include -- or not include -- in an internet portfolio? Here are 4 tips to help you create a website that will show off your art in the best way possible. Keep It Simple Don't try to overload your website with too much information.
14 October 2015