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[ 0 ] Sep. 27, 2011

Upcoming Opportunities To Promote Your Biz In Maryland

Calling all vendors! Want a chance to sell and promote your product and services at Maryland’s busiest mall, Arundel Mills? Are you a designer, artist, author, crafter, tourist destination, beauty consultant, or spa owner? Do you have a small business? Do you sell unique holiday decor or gift items? “We are excited about all the […]

[ 0 ] Sep. 26, 2011

Study Says Small Biz Unprepared For Disaster

Disaster is something that happens to someone else, right? That’s what SMBs seem to think, as new research from Carbonite, Inc. points to overwhelming states of unpreparedness throughout the SMB community. Only 13 percent think data disaster could happen, leaving 87 percent turning a blind eye to the possibility. What these SMBs are ignoring is […]

[ 1 ] Sep. 26, 2011

California Latino Small Biz Awards: Enter By 9/30

Verizon Wireless will award three winners grants valued at over $70,000 to help spur technological advancement of Latino-owned firms The entry period for the Third Annual Latino Small Business Awards presented by Verizon Wireless will continue through September 30, 2011. Established entrepreneurs, aspiring entrepreneurs, and working professionals can nominate themselves or others for cash and […]

[ 0 ] Sep. 26, 2011

Online Registry For Small Biz, Too!

Ever think you would put your vacation shopping list into a registry? With the emergence of platforms such as MyRegistry.com, a universal gift registry site that allows users to consolidate products from any website or brick & mortar store into one concise list, constraints of traditional shopping methods are eliminated. Spearheading this paradigm shift in […]

[ 0 ] Sep. 26, 2011

Launch Your Import/Export Empire

Find the right product to import and sell to shops, individuals, businesses, etc. and you can make a mint. Market your find online, at flea markets, right from the trunk of your car! Need information on how to get started? Visit www.sbaonline.sba.gov or contact the U.S. Department of Commerce via their site www.doc.gov. Both groups […]

[ 0 ] Sep. 23, 2011

Market Your Invention

Think you have a great idea for a new product that is the next million-dollar idea? Go for it. Conduct your own due diligence search to find out if anyone is working on something similar to your idea. If not, consider doing it yourself. There are dozens of books out there and guides to help […]

[ 0 ] Sep. 22, 2011

Franchise Info

The International Franchise Association (www.franchise.org) is the world’s oldest and largest organization representing franchising worldwide. The IFA promotes the nearly 18 million jobs and $2.1 trillion of economic activity generated by franchising. IFA members include franchise companies in more than 90 different business format categories. Visit their site for a wide variety of resources on […]

[ 0 ] Sep. 21, 2011

Great Time To Start A Small Biz

Despite our roller-coaster economy, there has never been a better time to start your own business. Your job might have been rendered obsolete by outsourcing and you might never be able to penetrate the current job market with any degree of success. Why not start your own business? Make a list of things you love […]

[ 0 ] Sep. 20, 2011

Quick Glossary: CTR

CTR means “Click-Through Rate” and that is a way to measure the impact of your ad campaign. Here’s how it is derived: divide the number of users who click on an ad by the number of times an ad was served up to view.

[ 0 ] Sep. 19, 2011

Cleveland Clinic Hotel Banks On Wellness Trend

Banking on a continuation of the medical tourism trend, a hotel on Cleveland Clinic‘s main campus is undergoing a multimillion-dollar renovation that’ll transform it into a “wellness hotel.” The InterContinental Suites Hotel‘s nine-month-long renovation project is about to wrap up and will create what appears to be Ohio’s only wellness hotel associated with a hospital. […]

[ 0 ] Sep. 19, 2011

It’s Official: Great Customer Service=More Sales

Now that American consumers are beginning to shake off the recession, small business owners need to be on top of their customer service game. That’s because Americans are placing an even greater premium on quality customer service this year, according to an American Express survey. The survey found that 70 percent of consumers are willing […]

[ 0 ] Sep. 19, 2011

6 Ways To Enhance Your Personal Credibility

Personal credibility is based upon a leader’s character and integrity and the actions and behaviors that stem from them. Far from perfect, many of the leaders I surveyed had character flaws and displayed at times, questionable ethical behaviors. Yet their personal credibility remained intact. So it is safe to ascertain that perfection is not humanly […]

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