Trending on Thursday

The world is shifting to mobile. Sixty-eight percent of Americans have smartphones and the number is sure to increase in the coming years. That’s why this week’s Trending on Thursday takes a look at how to “win” the mobile battle for eyeballs and dollars. We also provide innovative strategies for getting out of a creative … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

When do you start preparing for the holidays? The answer should be right now. The holiday season can be both the happiest and most lucrative time of year, but small business owners need to ensure they’re prepared to maximize that potential come November. This week’s Trending on Thursday provides a checklist for prepping for the … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

As a particularly fraught presidential election draws closer, the sentiment among small business owners is surprisingly cool. At least that’s according to a recent poll, showing most small business owners are not changing hiring or wage growth practices. This week’s Trending on Thursday shows other results from that poll, along with advice for engaging users … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

When it comes down to it, it’s all about the customers. The best small business owners know how to tap into their potential customer base and how to keep them happy. This week’s Trending on Thursday has some advice for maximizing the customer service experience and using great digital tools to make it all easier … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

So just about everyone is on LinkedIn. But where is the massively popular business-networking platform headed? This week’s Trending on Thursday explains how LinkedIn plans on getting much more involved in its user’s business lives, and we debunk some classic small business myths, provide tips for staying focused at the office and explain in medical terms … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

In the past week, have you noticed even more people walking around your town or city looking at their phones? No, there’s not a new iPhone out yet. This is due to the latest app craze: Pokemon Go. With anything this popular, there’s bound to be a way for entrepreneurs and small business owners to … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

Job growth got off to a rocky start this summer with a steep decline in May. But according to a new report, U.S. small business employment growth rebounded from a decline in May to a significant increase in June. This Trending on Thursday provides a summary of the small business economy in the wake of … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”

Trending on Thursday

  How do you feel about the state of your small business? While many businesses have fully recovered from the Great Recession, problems persist among capital goods and inventory accumulation. This week’s Trending on Thursday details the latest national small business analysis, as well as providing you some summer marketing goals, ways you can leverage … Continue reading “Trending on Thursday”