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Devising Marketing Strategies with a Mailing List Provider

The ancient Chinese military general Sun Tzu was well known for his…

Added by Margaret Spencer on February 24, 2015 at 9:54pm — No Comments

ContactDB Updates List, Officially Expands into Services

"For roughly ten years, ContactDB has focused primarily on its core products of quality business lists. Even in today’s online marketing environment, these lists remain a staple source of information for B2B companies in…

Added by Margaret Spencer on February 24, 2015 at 9:51pm — No Comments

How Investing in the Right CMS Could Boost Your Enquiries

Choose the right CMS and develop a website that generates more leads than ever before

Integrating the right content management system (CMS) into your business will help you create an attractive, engaging website that will impress potential new customers.

There are a few things that you need to look for when you are choosing which content management system (CMS) to use for your company’s website. The trick is to look for a CMS that allows you to edit and manage…


Added by Lara Fox on February 24, 2015 at 5:48am — No Comments

Utilizing WebEx Services For Optimum Success

There are so many different benefits to using online meeting software within a company. Whether numerous employees are communicating with one another or the software is being used for businesses to connect with their clients, the options and benefits for this process really are endless. At one time this type of product simply provided a face…


Added by Jirakee jones on February 24, 2015 at 3:32am — No Comments

Uncovering the Hidden Obstacles Tripping Your Job Search

If you’ve been passed over for a job, interviewed and never contacted again, or submitted a resume without getting so much as an automatic reply, join the club. Even skilled, highly-employable and hardworking people hit a career rut now and then.

Is it your fault that you’re not getting a job offer?

The Game Being Played Around You

Before, recruiters go through resumes to look for applicants who fit their checklist.

Now, due to the onslaught of applicants,…


Added by Michelle Riklan on February 23, 2015 at 6:30am — 1 Comment

When You Actually Need a Debt Consolidation Plan in Toronto?

Everyone tries to get a loan with an intention to pay it as soon as possible. Most of the people often are able to pay their loan as initially decided. However, some people may need debt consolidation plan in Toronto in order to pay their debts in an easier manner. Although getting a debt consolidation plan in Toronto should be your last option to go for yet there are sometimes when it is inevitable for you to get it to pay for loans due to different reasons.…


Added by Bryan Guertin on February 23, 2015 at 5:16am — No Comments

How to Decide Whether You Want Debt Consolidation Plan or Not?

For many of us, simply the idea of getting mortgage loan for anything is pretty frustrating. I know it was a hard time for you when you decided to get a home or any other kind of mortgage in life. There is another angle to observe the cycle of loan during the period when you’re submitting monthly payments to pay your loan. Many of us face financial difficulties sometime in our life and if that period is the period when we are paying our loan back to our lender, it’s the worst period. Isn’t…


Added by Bryan Guertin on February 20, 2015 at 2:14am — No Comments

Getting a Grip on Your IT Disaster Recovery Plan

One of the most important things for any business is proprietary information. You have got to keep your company secrets, your payroll, your accounts, your clients information and your employees information all in one central and safe place. You may think that this information isn't centralized as different departments handle different aspects but it all goes back to your computer system and it's different networks. By that rationale it doesn't make sense for you not…


Added by Jirakee jones on February 9, 2015 at 5:31am — No Comments

A Low-Down Of The Major Google Algorithm Updates Of 2014

2014 was a busy year for the techies at Google, we saw quite a few algorithm changes and updates. Here, we offer a brief intro of each one. 

Being the most popular search engine on the internet, Google wields a lot of power over businesses and how they are found on the web. Google regularly changes and updates the algorithms it uses to choose which websites to display in its search listings, with a view to making it quick and easy for people to find the information that they…


Added by Danny Hall on February 5, 2015 at 5:31am — No Comments

Is VoIP A Good Fit for my Business?

Cloud VoIP developers such as Skype and Vonage are becoming increasingly popular amongst businesses. But would these systems work for your company?

All businesses are aware of the importance of communicating through the internet. We spend so much time online and are used to being able to contact anyone, anywhere at the click of a button, so it makes sense that telephone communication is moving in this direction.

Cloud-based telecommunications services are making it…


Added by Gary Gould on February 2, 2015 at 6:00am — No Comments

Majorly used TV Marketing Stategies

When you see an advertisement on TV, you know it's a commercial, but did you know that there actually several techniques that companies use in order to persuade consumer to buy products? Here are the three most popular TV marketing strategies used on television today.

TV Marketing Strategies

We all see advertising on TV every day, but when it comes…


Added by Jirakee jones on January 31, 2015 at 5:54am — No Comments

5 Tips to Reduce Risk When Starting a Small Business

By Bert Seither, Vice President at 1-800Accountant

About the author: Bert Seither is the Vice President at 1-800Accountant, the nation’s leading accounting and consulting firm for small business owners and entrepreneurs. For over 10 years, Seither has assisted thousands of small business owners to help put their companies on a path to prosperity.



Added by Bert Seither on January 28, 2015 at 5:42pm — No Comments

What is a “Gold Standard?”

As a general financially-related definition, a “gold standard” is a type of monetary system in which a country’s fiat currency (paper money) maintains a value that is directly linked to the value of gold. Nations that work on a gold standard set the gold spot price at a fixed amount, and that amount is used to determine the real value of that nation’s paper money.

For example, if the United States were to go back on a gold standard with…


Added by Stewart Lawson on January 22, 2015 at 7:33am — No Comments

4 Features of Business Vehicle Tracking

With the innovation of most recent technologies, the two way radio hire is one of the more diminutive and less demanding errand for everybody. Truth be told, these days radios have come in the business to support different extra capacities that can undoubtedly fit with any sort of provision. One essential utilization of this two radio framework is for military reason. The military association utilizes this gadget for expansive number of purposes, which additionally incorporates…


Added by Jirakee jones on January 16, 2015 at 4:40am — 1 Comment

5 Steps To Sign Up For Obamacare

Open enrollment begins November 15 and ends February 15, 2015. This is the time of the year that anybody can sign up for Obamacare health insurance. If you’re looking to buy coverage for yourself or your family, this guide will show you how to enroll in 5 easy steps.


  1. Go on and click “Get…


Added by Marc Prosser on December 17, 2014 at 10:54pm — No Comments

5 Ways to Improve Your Internal PR

When we talk about PR, what comes to mind? Typically, you’re probably thinking about how a company conveys itself to the public. Social media, press releases, newspaper stories, interviews. All those things that can paint your company in a positive light with the public. Any way that you can build your brand…externally.

However, something that we don’t spend much time discussing, and something that many professionals and business owners fail to realize, is that PR efforts…


Added by Mickie Kennedy on December 15, 2014 at 6:10pm — No Comments

You’re a Small Business - But That Doesn’t Mean You're Stuck With 'Small Business Software' For Accounts Receivable

Accounts Receivable for QuickBooks: Best Practices and a New App to Help You Get Paid A LOT Faster

For smaller businesses using QuickBooks, collecting accounts receivable can be hard but it doesn’t have to be. Join us for a 1 hour webinar where you’ll learn best practices to increase receivables performance with your QuickBooks system and the benefits of A/R management software. Attendees will also get the opportunity to see some of the features in…


Added by jeanne lee on December 11, 2014 at 9:37am — No Comments

A Checklist for Improved Accounts Receivable Management for Small Businesses

Collecting outstanding invoices and protecting your company from taking on bad credit risk is a tough job; use this credit management and accounts receivable checklist to make sure you’re making smart credit decisions and collecting the money owed to you as quickly as possible. The list below touches on best practices throughout the credit management and collections process; from evaluating customer creditworthiness to collecting past due invoices and everything in between.…


Added by jeanne lee on December 5, 2014 at 12:56pm — No Comments

Study Local Press Releases to Learn How to Craft Your Own

Nothing helps you out like experience. Of course that doesn’t do you any good if you don’t have any yet, so how do you know if you’re doing your job correctly when you’re first starting out? Like anything in the writing world, before you put your pen down for the first time, it’s important to look over past examples of what others have done.


The same goes for local press releases. Your predecessors knew (or at least thought they knew) how the town worked and what…


Added by Mickie Kennedy on December 1, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments

How to Make Your Audience Feel What You Want Them To

Many a tin-foil hat wearing conspiracy theorist has shouted from the rooftops that industries like PR and social media are all about manipulation. We want the public to think and feel a certain way and will do anything to achieve that aim.

Well, don’t tell them, but they’re kind of right! While I wouldn’t call it manipulation, we do spend an awful lot of time crafting messages…


Added by Mickie Kennedy on November 21, 2014 at 7:00pm — No Comments

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