Author - Brittany Dow

Entrepreneurship: Balancing the Scale Between Work and Your Personal Life

Entrepreneurship: Balancing the Scale Between Work and Your Personal Life It’s true, the entrepreneurial hustle can be all consuming. As an entrepreneur, I understand the excruciating demands that you’re under. I know all too well how a work day can easily turn into a work day and night. But in order to maintain positive traction,...

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Ignition Video Series: How to Create a Powerful and Engaging Podcast

Ignition Video Series: How to Create a Powerful and Engaging Podcast This week on Ignition, John Lee Dumas of  "Entrepreneur on Fire", shares his expert tips and advice on developing a strategy to start your own podcast and how to make it unique and engaging. This is box titleQuestion of the Week: My couples counseling business has been growing...

Modes of Marketing – A Beginner’s Guide for Ambitious Businesses

Modes of Marketing – A Beginner’s Guide for Ambitious Businesses If you’ve got ambitions for establishing your enterprise in the marketplace, it won’t come as any surprise that marketing will be vital to your success. There are now more tools than ever before for promoting businesses – but this can make the whole process...

Ignition Video Series: Dave Kerpen on How to Increase Social Media Engagement

Ignition Video Series: Dave Kerpen on How to Increase Social Media Engagement Dave Kerpen, Founder & CEO of Likeable Media, specialises in helping small businesses build, engage and grow through social media. He has developed software specific to helping small businesses manage their social media and this week on Ignition, Dave will be sharing his tips...

Video Marketing Checklist: 6 Tips for Success

Video Marketing Checklist: 6 Tips for Success Video has become an integral part of marketing strategy for businesses. A recent study of 1,000 consumers found that one in every four actually lose interest in a company if it’s not using video, and four times as many consumers would rather watch a video about a product...

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Ignition Video Series: Adrian Miller on How to Get Your Business Out of a Sales Slump

Ignition Video Series: Adrian Miller on How to Get Your Business Out of a Sales Slump Is your business in a sales slump? This week on Ignition, Sales trainer, Adrian Miller shares her tips and advice on how to get your business out of a sales slump. This is box titleQuestion of the Week: I have been...

The Benefits of Starting Up With a Co-Founder

The Benefits of Starting Up With a Co-Founder Entrepreneurship is founded on the premise of finding financial independence. The idea of owning a business stems from the lure of generating income that equates to productivity. For first-time entrepreneurs the prospect of transitioning careers will appear daunting with the uncertainties that lie ahead. The question that...

Enhance Your Leadership Presence with Acting Improvisation

Enhance Your Leadership Presence with Acting Improvisation To enhance your leadership presence and credibility when you make presentations, pitch to clients/prospects, and speak your “elevator speech”, borrow a technique from actors! One of the most powerful ways to become more persuasive when you speak is to practice the serious fun of acting improvisation. The power...

Study Reveals Secrets to a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

Study Reveals Secrets to a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Funding a start-up business is tough. For the most part, banks, venture capitalists and even angel groups want to fund businesses that have proven themselves. Crowdfunding however, is filling the gap, according to Stand Out In the Crowd: How Women (and Men) Benefit From Equity Crowdfunding. The research...

Ignition Video Series: Ishita Gupta on Leveraging Your Story to Improve Sales

Ignition Video Series: Ishita Gupta on Leveraging Your Story to Improve Sales This week on Ignition, Ishita Gupta, Founder of Ishita Gupta Consulting & Media joins Ramon and Ellis to share how small businesses can use their "why" to help improve their sales. As an entrepreneur, Ishita has gone from ground zero and back in business and is excited to share...