April 2013 Blog Posts (4)

5 Things You Can Do This Week to Drive More Quality Traffic to Your Business Website

There is this misconception floating around that marketing a business online is hard- hard to figure out, hard to do, and hard to maintain. If the business involves off-line services or is a brick and mortar entity, then these misconceptions may be magnified by the power of ten. It's a fact that many small businesses seem to be avoiding Internet marketing, and…


Added by Susan Brown on April 29, 2013 at 6:30pm — No Comments

Listen to the brand guys… and change the name of your book!

So the book is written… yes, it’s finished and off to proof reading next week.  Yipee!  One year and two months in the making.  That’s approximately three hundred 5 am starts, 70,000 words and a heck of a lot of late nights.  It ain’t no breeze this book writing thing.   But it’s done, my editor is happy (so far) and it moves onto the next stage.

Now we are…


Added by Laura Humphreys on April 28, 2013 at 5:25pm — No Comments

Go boldly into the unknown… and make mistakes, they’re good for you!

Recently I interviewed Shane Bradley – former owner of GrabOne and founder of new online retailer pet.co.nz.  Shane’s top tip for small business owners was this: “if you’re not making mistakes, you’re not trying hard enough”.  He told me about his first business, which went under due to bad debts.  It was humiliating and humbling he said.  To go from being a big shot to a big nobody…


Added by Laura Humphreys on April 25, 2013 at 5:01pm — No Comments

The 4 Reasons Why BlackBerry Is Still No. 1 for Business

For the past few years BlackBerry has become a punchline in the wireless world. As new and advanced smartphones started to hit the market, BlackBerry continued with business as usual, creating more phones with the same old system. Two years ago, about two years too late, it finally committed to updating its operating system. It wasn't until January of this year that we…


Added by Joe Pawlikowski on April 25, 2013 at 1:41pm — No Comments

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