If you're in the business of "winging it", then it's likely you haven't been seeing the results you wanted for your business. While generating money is important, a business owner can't expect to see revenue without goals in place. Rome wasn't built in a day, and neither will your business if you maintain short-term thinking state of mind. Learn how to keep your start-up afloat by reading the rest of my article on SmallBusinessCan.com: http://www.smallbusinesscan.com/rome-wasnt-built-day-short-term-thinking-will-crush-business/
The Internet has opened many doors of opportunity for us all, especially for online businesses. SocialNomics.net has been super and gave me the opportunity to contribute a guest post covering what a business can gain by taking their products and services online:
"When it comes to globalizing your brand, the inevitability that you will have to hire employees from around the world to help your business meet its goals is strong. The challenge, however, is recruiting a staff capable of moving past the issues that distance present."
Sparkhire.com was kind enough to allow me to submit a guest post about how to make the process of recruiting overseas simple. Check it out!
Let's face it-- you probably hear a lot of complaints from your employees if you're a business owner. Your staff works hard to make you and your clients happy. Why not try to make them happy as well? I recently published a post on TheCollaredSheep.com about how business owners can make the lives of their employees easier at work. Check it out!
Most businesses never really think about adding music to their marketing campaigns, but as digital media grows to be more of an essential part of content marketing, the music in the background has the potential of setting an impression of a brand.
Music can certainly impact the success of your brand, and if not done correctly, negative feedback may await. Take a moment to read this article I wrote for CloudSurfingMedia.com. It discusses whether you should consider including music, as well as what to avoid when choosing music:
It's now well-known that if a business doesn't have an online presence, there's a good chance that they're missing out on a lot of potential customers and sales. And as social media became an essential part of nearly every marketing campaign a few years ago, many businesses are wondering how much effort they need to put into social media in order to reap the results.
To learn more about the impact of social media, check out this article that I wrote for TheSocialRobot.com:
Today, there are plenty of ways to build a brand, with sharing content as one of the most common ways. But with so much competition, it's becoming more difficult to stand out from the rest. Fortunately, content creation gives brands the opportunity to be as creative as possible. Gone are the days of simple text and images, brands are now creating high quality videos and audio to share with their audience, and it works!
Podcasting is quickly becoming a popular way to get brand recognition, and you can read more about it here in my article that I wrote for 3h.ca:
Starting a blog is easy, but keeping up with it and updating it regularly with content can be a time-consuming process, especially if you are spending most of your time wondering how to get more traffic. Today, every business would be wise to have some kind of online presence, and starting a blog is a great start.
Thanks to Newsorator.com, I was able to share my knowledge of how to attract more views to a business blog, and you can view it here: