Get your Tylenol ready because small business owners are going to have a few big headaches this year.
According to the 2016 State of Small Business Report, a national survey of 1,100 small business owners and executives, these big headaches are tied to a few big challenges – hiring new employees, increasing profit, employee healthcare and growing revenue.
Yes, these challenges can be a huge pain (in…Continue
Added by Brian Sutter on January 29, 2016 at 12:47pm — No Comments
Nearly half of all small businesses don’t have websites. It’s incredible, but true, at least according to the SCORE.org infographic, Customer-Friendly Websites, published in December of last year. According to this study, only 51% of small businesses have a website.
If you’re the owner of a business without a website, maybe you’re putting it off because you think most people don’t…Continue
Added by Brian Sutter on November 17, 2015 at 11:36am — No Comments
Guess how many blog posts get published every day… 1,000? 10,000? 100,000?
No, there are 2 million blog posts published every day.
There are some common reactions to this information. For someone with a blog, they realize they publish in competition with those 2 million other blog posts. They see their one little blog post as barely a drop of…Continue
There are lots of ways to connect with target audiences. The challenge is how to create connections that drive…Continue
Added by Brian Sutter on October 30, 2015 at 2:12pm — No Comments
There are 23 million small businesses in the U.S., and those small businesses have increased their budgets and are looking to spend more money this year. Why? Because they expect 2015 to be a good year -- a year with both increased profits and revenue growth. How do we know that? A recent survey conducted by Wasp Barcode Technologies of over 1,000 small business leaders…Continue
Unless you’re Kimmy Schmidt, you probably heard some buzz (or as the case may be, panic) about Mobilegeddon over the past few weeks.
On April 21, Google launched its new algorithm update, designed to alter the ranking of its mobile search results to favor mobile-friendly sites and ultimately, to provide a better search experience for mobile users.
For most of us, the world…Continue
Added by Brian Sutter on May 26, 2015 at 3:48pm — No Comments