Tag - small business advice

business idea online

How to Find Your Next Big Business Idea Online

What do you do when you have a problem or a question? Chances are you hop onto Google, online forums, social media or watch YouTube tutorials. So why aren't you using these places to find your next big business idea? Because if you ask someone what their biggest pain points are face-to-face, in focus groups, or...

Mastering the Mind: How Business Owners Can Win the Mental Game

Mastering the Mind: How Business Owners Can Win the Mental Game

Being an entrepreneur is a challenge. Keeping your mind honed and ready can help you achieve more, even when times are tough. As an entrepreneur, I’m sure you’ve heard the saying “mind over matter.” Whether you’re a startup or seasoned business owner, the fact remains the same: the entrepreneur life is hard. There are...

business partnerships

The Highs and Lows of Business Partnerships

In life, we were meant to live and operate in conjunction with others just like we do in business partnerships. While being a ‘Lone Wolf’ works for some people it is not necessarily a natural instinct, especially on the journey of business where we are faced with obstacles and challenges on the bumpy roller...

6 Awesome Steps to Design Like a Pro

6 Awesome Tips for Designing Like a Pro

Whether it's a website, an app, or a simple business card, a first-rate design is crucial for attracting and keeping customers. Some small business owners might feel as though they have too much on their plate to worry about the appearance of their website. They might reason that aesthetics isn’t their strong suit, or that hiring an...

Which Business Structure is Best For You?

Which Business Structure is Best For You?

Before you start a business, the first thing to consider is the business structure. To know which is best for your business, we will be discussing some of the facts about business structures. What is a Business Structure? A business structure is the blueprint of your business with regard to the ownership, profit sharing, and liability...

How 4 Small Businesses Used Google Adwords to Grow Their Biz

How 4 Small Businesses Used Google Adwords to Grow Their Biz

It pays to use Google Adwords to drive traffic to your small business—literally. It’s estimated that on average most business make two dollars for every dollar that they spend on Google Adwords advertising. As a small business entrepreneur, Google Adwords can give your brand the visibility it needs to grow, but only if you use...

Don't Wait for Perfect and Other Advice from JJ Ramberg

Don’t Wait for Perfect and Other Advice from JJ Ramberg

JJ Ramberg imagines a world in which shopping equates to social impact, and she has planted a seed for change with her company Goodshop (which she co-founded with her brother Ken). The entrepreneur is also the host of Your Business on MSNBC and bestselling author of the book "It's Your Business: 183 Essential Tips that...

10 Simple and Effective Tips to Grow Your Business Using Video Marketing

10 Simple and Effective Tips to Grow Your Business Using Video Marketing

Video marketing is a topic right now that many businesses and individuals seemed to be focused on. Unfortunately far too many are suggesting that doing a video for video's sake, or trying to leverage “viral videos” as a magic bullet, can grow their business. When I have conversations with people about video marketing, I’m brutally honest:...

Best Practices To Get The Most Out Of Your Team Building Activities

Best Practices To Get The Most Out Of Your Team Building Activities

All companies and professional teams, from small to large businesses, eventually face workplace challenges, whether they are related to communication, environment, project management, or the like. Many business owners don’t think of team building activities as solutions to these problems, but in reality, they can go a long way in solving a variety of...

10 Exciting Ways to Attract New Customers

10 Exciting Ways to Attract New Customers

Entrepreneurship is a game of constantly attracting new customers to continually make sales. While digital marketing plays a large part in winning that game, it shouldn’t be the only tool in your toolbox. Here, are some awesome strategies to make customers ready to give you their money. Digital Marketing We can’t overlook this category because it...