Business

Elements of a Successful Crowd-Funding Campaign

Crowd-funding is a great way to raise money to support a special project that you always wanted to do such as - publish a book, make a film, create a game, art project, or record a CD - but lack the necessary funds to get started? Crowd-funding is simply where a group of people put their money together to support a cause or fund a project they feel strongly about over the Internet.

By |October 12th, 2012|Business|Comments Off on Elements of a Successful Crowd-Funding Campaign

Career Investment or Free Work?

The Benefits of Volunteering PR/Marketing Services with Not For Profit Organizations
By: Ashley Norris

Public Relations and Marketing are two rapidly growing professions. New college grads are longing for the ability to work with high profile clients, to jet set across the country closing deals, and to “relate” to the “public”. The Bureau of Labor statistics recognizes […]

By |January 22nd, 2012|Business|Comments Off on Career Investment or Free Work?

Start-Ups: 10 Things To Do In Your First 90 Days

In order to get your Start -Up off to a good start your going to need to put a significant emphasis on marketing.  I wrote an earlier posts  illustrating the evolution of marketing and 101 tips from small business bloggers both of which deliver insightful ideas about marketing.

This Post is much more than that. Consider […]

By |September 29th, 2011|Business|Comments Off on Start-Ups: 10 Things To Do In Your First 90 Days

10 Proven Money Making Strategies to increase your Bottom Line.

The difference between someone with an “employee” mentality and someone with an “entrepreneur” mentality is the range of strategies they have for making money.

Typically, an “employee” has only ONE strategy for making money. If they lose their job they are devastated because they equate losing their job with losing their wealth.

Entrepreneurs on the other […]

By |June 15th, 2011|Business|1 Comment

101 Tips from 50 Small Business Bloggers

It’s quite easy for small business owners to become distracted by their day-to-day responsibilities. But in this competitive economy you can’t afford to miss out on the newest business innovations.

That’s why we asked 50 of the top small business bloggers to share their best tips for small business owners. Their response was incredible. While some […]

By |June 13th, 2011|Business|2 Comments

20 Rules All Freelancers Should Follow

At times being a freelancer is hard enough as it is, without any self-inflicted problems or issues. Many times the the problems arise because, as a freee lancer you have not properly prepared. Here is a valuable check list of freelancer rules, if followed, can keep your stress levels to a minimum.
Always get a deposit
This […]

By |April 19th, 2011|Business, Design|Comments Off on 20 Rules All Freelancers Should Follow

Salon Marketing Blueprint: Copywiting & Distribution

This is the second article in a two-part series that details exactly what you need to market your salon and make it a success.

The 40/40/20 rule of direct marketing states that 40 percent of your success is based on the quality of your mailing list, another 40 percent is contingent on the perceived value of your goods/service, […]

By |February 7th, 2011|Business, Marketing|Comments Off on Salon Marketing Blueprint: Copywiting & Distribution

Salon Marketing Blueprint:Branding & Marketing Materials

This is the first article in two part series that details exactly what you need to do to market you salon and make it a success.

Having close friends who are salon owners, I feel it’s only right that I provide answers to their questions so that others may benefit as well. When is comes to marketing a […]

By |February 7th, 2011|Business, Marketing|4 Comments

How To: Make Money Blogging Now!

Make Money Blogging
Do you want to make money blogging? As a blogger it comes to a point where you want more from your blog than just having your voice heard, you want to earn a little income. More and more bloggers are finding that blogging is a fun way to earn some money. Whether it […]

By |December 18th, 2010|Business|Comments Off on How To: Make Money Blogging Now!

Complete Guide To: Effectively Use LinkedIn

LinkedIn Overview

With the rapid growth of social media, we have all the business connections we need are at our finger tips. Using LinkedIn, can help you connect with the people you need. Enabling you to build a powerful network while allowing consumers to read testimonials and gain valuable knowledge of your business or giving you […]

By |December 1st, 2010|Business, Social Media|Comments Off on Complete Guide To: Effectively Use LinkedIn

R.I.P. Search Engine: Ask.com

Another of the great dotcoms goes down. Ask.com has completed its last search as a search engine; the once-mighty search giant has gone under and is set to  lay off the vast majority of its engineers and turn over its remaining search market shares to Google and Microsoft.

Ask.com, once known as Ask Jeeves, […]

By |November 10th, 2010|Business|2 Comments