Do you have confidence in the continued success of your #smallbiz? If you answered no, you’re not alone. U.S. small business confidence fell to a two-year low in March. The good news is there’s room for improvement and this week’s Trending Thursday has some great advice for #smallbiz owners, featuring emerging retail trends, productivity hacks, … Continue reading “Trending On Thursdays”
Does your #smallbiz have a plan for emergency situations? If not, don’t worry because this week’s Trending Thursday has you covered with advice on preparing for the worst. We’ve also cover the latest news about the social media landscape, business automation and the benefits and drawbacks of Virtual Reality. Check out all of this week’s … Continue reading “Trending On Thursdays”
Big companies often get a bad rap. But their success has to be attributed to something they’re doing well and #smallbiz owners should take into consideration their best aspects to elevate their businesses. On this week’s Trending Thursday, we’ve got several steps you can take to do so, along with apps to streamline your time … Continue reading “Trending on Thursdays”
Studies show that not enough small businesses are utilizing mobile and web applications properly.
If you could tell your past self one thing about starting a #smallbiz, what would it be? Almost everyone makes a mistake or two, some more serious than others, when starting a business. For those considering opening their first business this year, we’ve got some advice below on financial mistakes to avoid, preventing data breaches, … Continue reading “Trending on Thursdays”
We all have bad habits- it’s what makes us human. However, #smallbiz owners can’t afford to continually make slip-ups in the workplace. This week we look at some of the most common bad habits small business owners struggle with, along with how to fix them. We also look at social media tools you should be … Continue reading “Trending on Thursdays”
While social media is great for giving small business a free way to advertise, using purchased ad campaigns may help them get the most out of their marketing.
Most small businesses close down within their first five years, and yet our economy gets 60 percent of employment from small businesses. This week’s Trending on Thursday has advice to ensure the longevity of your #smallbiz, as well as tips for young entrepreneurs from Mark Cuban, business lessons from the finale of Downton Abbey, and … Continue reading “Trending On Thursdays”
With mobile payment options on the rise, small businesses should invest in technology that gives consumers more choices when checking out.
Does your #smallbiz have a website? How about a Facebook page? Whether or not you do, this week’s Trending on Thursday can help you create and build your online presence, while ensuring you’re up to date on the latest social media marketing tools. Additionally, we explain why most small business owners are optimistic about the … Continue reading “Trending on Thursdays”