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[ 0 ] May. 8, 2014

Facebook Launches Facebook Fit Boot Camps

Facebook launches Facebook Fit Boot Camps to help small businesses achieve success. Facebook will host five events across the U.S. this summer. On the heels of National Small Business Week, the social media giant announced Facebook Fit, a series of five boot camp-style events designed to help SMBs achieve business success. To maximize the benefits […]

[ 0 ] Jul. 9, 2013

Should Bosses and Employees Connect On Social Media Networks?

Employees might or might not ask to establish links with their bosses on Facebook and LinkedIn, and VerticalResponse CEO Janine Popick says both perspectives are understandable. What’s important for your business, however, is to “make sure you’ve got a social media policy in place and be consistent with it,” she recommends.

[ 0 ] Jun. 24, 2013

Join Small Business Opportunities on facebook

We have lively discussions on our facebook page with thousands of small business owners, first-time entrepreneurs and individuals wanting to start a business and be their own boss. Join the dialogue. We want to hear what you have to say! https://www.facebook.com/smallbusinessopportunities

[ 0 ] Feb. 14, 2013

“I Luv My Community Bank” Campaign

The Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA) announced that its annual “I Luv My Community Bank” campaign has returned—just in time for Valentine’s Day. This national marketing and communications campaign celebrates the amazing satisfaction customers have with their community bank.  Each year we celebrate community banks by prompting consumers and small businesses to share their […]

[ 0 ] Oct. 22, 2012

Top 10 Mistakes When Using Social Media In Business

When a business leader calls for the creation of a Facebook page and a witty Twitter handle, he often believes the social media strategy is in place and he returns to his “core” duties. The problem with this is that for any business in 2012 and beyond, social media needs to be considered a core […]

[ 0 ] Jun. 5, 2012

Millennial Consumers Like Brands With Facebook Pages

About 33% of Millennial consumers are more likely to buy a brand if it has a Facebook page, as compared to 17% of non-Millennials, according to a recent study from Boston Consulting Group. Younger consumers are very much interested in social media and use their friends and digital networks as persuasion to buy products. Therefore, […]

[ 0 ] Nov. 14, 2011

Facebook Teams Up With IFA

Facebook is teaming up with the International Franchise Association. The trade association, representing more than 825,000 U.S.-based franchise establishments, said recently that Facebook has become an official member, with the intent to connect “franchisors and franchisees with tools to grow their franchise systems and better connect with customers in their communities.” Franchised companies are looking […]

[ 0 ] Oct. 6, 2011

Only Some Social Media Followers Buy More

Nearly four out of 10 people (36%) who follow a hotel on Facebook and Twitter buy more from that hotel or chain, a Starwood executive told hoteliers recently. The vast majority of social media fans, however, don’t. That’s according to Justin Holmerud, a Starwood marketer who specializes in social media. Holmerud mentioned the 36% figure […]

[ 1 ] Jun. 23, 2011

BUILDING 10,000 FACEBOOK FANS

Online clothing store fabnob.com.au (Fabulous Nobodies) has reached an incredible milestone of over 10,000 Facebook page likes, demonstrating how online retailers can effectively use social media for brand awareness. While many businesses have struggled with the best ways to harness the power of social media, fabnob.com.au Founder Rohan Ford says Facebook can be a potent […]

[ 2 ] May. 26, 2011

Getting Social

A crash course in social media marketing.

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