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7 Actionable Video Marketing Stats to Improve Your Strategy

By Victor Blasco, CEO of the video production company Yum Yum Videos. Video content is undoubtedly one of the best methods for marketers and business owners to optimize their strategy and achieve their company’s marketing goals, and there’s actually a lot of hard data out there backing this up. But these numbers and benchmarks alone are...

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By Veronica Rhodes, Partnership Manager at TFX. Over the last decade, a rising number of people have supplemented their income through blogging & podcasting. People in almost every field use blogging & podcasting to make a part-time or full-time living. Maybe you enjoy writing, or you're a natural at shooting photos, or perhaps you just...

Follow These Five Tips to Ensure a Happy Holiday for Your Business

By Kimberly Green-Kerr, UScellular Business Solutions and Operations Leader In very welcome news for ecommerce and brick-and-mortar small businesses, many Americans are eager to spend their money during this holiday shopping season. According to a recent report from Deloitte, holiday retail sales are expected to increase by up to 9% from November through January, on top...

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What Thryv’s Chief Customer Officer Can Tell You About Customer Retention

When you start your solo business, your first priority is to increase profitability. And customer retention helps you do that. What’s more, loyal customers also get you more word of mouth referrals. Interested in exploring proven strategies for customer retention? Grant Freeman who is working as a chief customer officer at Thryv has recently shared...

How to Be a Successful Solopreneur

Amilya Antonetti- Leading Human Behavior Expert- Shares Nuggets to Be a Successful Solopreneur

Starting a solo business is one thing, but making it a success is another. From marketing to customer handling to accounting, you have to be good at multiple tasks to succeed in your endeavor. Also, you have to practice a lot of self-discipline to separate work and home life. If you fail to do...

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Want to Partner with Amazon? Here’s One Way.

Did you know you can grow your small business, if you're into trucking, by becoming an Amazon freight partner? During an interview with April Taylor of Opulent Transport, Ramon Ray, founder of SmartHustle.com learned how Taylor’s partnership with Amazon has helped her trucking business grow. Smart Hustle Small Business Podcast · Want to partner with Amazon?...

Mickey Fain Stoneside Blinds and Shades

Why Premium Customer Service Builds a Profitable Business

Does premium customer service matter? Aboslutley. Premium service helps your business get premium profits, due to customer loyalty and more! Mickey Fain, owner and president of Stoneside Blinds and Shades based in Denver, Colorado, recently spoke with Ramon Ray, founder of SmartHustle.com and entrepreneur about success in business through great customer service and customer experience. Listen...

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How to Advertise Your Business on TikTok

By Francisco Schmidberger, Co-founder at LINK Agency. Brands are always looking to leverage the latest social media trends to help the success of their marketing and advertising campaigns. Interestingly, compared to Instagram, advertising on TikTok is an even better place to start for every small business, not just those targeting a Generation Z audience. TikTok is...

Think Your SMB Is Too Small for Hackers to Target? It’s Not. Take These 4 Steps to Keep Your Business Safe

By Ron Pelletier, founder and chief customer officer, Pondurance. As the founder of Pondurance, I’ve sat across the table from CEOs and CIOs of many small and midsize businesses who really believe that cybersecurity doesn’t apply to them. They think their data is not valuable enough to steal. They think they’re simply not big enough...

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Top 20 Digital Marketing Trends You Can’t Ignore in 2021-2022

By Suresh Dawmani, a Social Media Manager with Wishup. Business scenarios are changing and growing more competitive post-Covid. As a result, the battle to win a customer's attention is just beginning to get interesting. Digital marketing has an advantage over other marketing channels due to its ease in reaching out to specific audiences. It is also...

Get up when your down - Hannah Perry

How to Move Forward? Life Kicks You Down. Get Back Up. Hannah Perry’s Insights.

Hannah Perry, is the owner of the Giggling Pig Art and Party Studio, and she talks with Ramon about the ups and downs that come along with running your own business. She shares her tips for getting back up and moving forward when life kicks you down. See past episodes, Hannah's Journey, here. Smart Hustle Small...

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