• ENTREPRENEURS
    10 Reasons Why More Parents Should Become Entrepreneurs

    Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. If you’re a parent, you know that raising a child is no walk in the park. Starting a business isn’t any easier. But, doing both at the same time? Who’d do that? As it turns out: most entrepreneurs. According to 2009 survey data from the Kauffman Foundation, nearly 60 percent of entrepreneurs had […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    10 Reasons Small Companies Fail

    No small company wants to go out of business, yet many do. And the younger the company, the greater the likelihood that it will. According to the SBA Office of Advocacy (PDF), about two-thirds of businesses with employees survive at least two years, but only 50 percent make it to the five-year mark and just one-third celebrate […]

  • LIFE
    10 Reasons Working From Home Still Rocks

    The idea of working from home remains alive and well with small business owners. Last week, news that Yahoo CEO, Marissa Mayer, was discontinuing a policy of allowing company employees to work from home electrified the Web. A similar policy decision from Best Buy has also caused ripples. In the U.S., an estimated 13 million, or one in 10 […]

  • NEWS
    6 Reasons Why Your Landing Page Has a High Bounce Rate

    So you and your marketing team spent quite a significant amount of time choosing the most appropriate template and messaging for your landing page, and didn’t get enough traction? Often due to a high bounce rate, this phenomenon is a real problem for marketers struggling to convert users. While landing pages will vary according to […]

  • NEWS
    3 Reasons Influencer Marketing Starts with Creating the Right Content

    My Facebook news feed is chock full of inspirational quotes and messages from my favorite celebrities. Whether it’s a funny post from Kevin Hart or an inspirational post from Mark Cuban, I always scroll through the “feed” in the morning before getting out of bed. Then, during my lunch breaks, I scroll again to see […]

  • SUCCESS
    5 Reasons Your Local SEO Company Isn’t Providing Results

    MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY FINANCE ADVICE RESOURCES MORE Go to… Home Marketing & Social – Social Media –    – 5 Big Trends and Tips for Social Media Marketing –    – Social Media Etiquette Should Define Not Defame Your Brand –    – So Long, Twitter Dashboard — We Hardly Knew You –    – Go To Social Media > – Retail […]

  • STARTUPS
    5 Reasons for Businesses to Go Mobile

    Step onto any subway car, go into any café and walk down any street. One thing you are sure to see is a smartphone being used. Twenty years ago, we simply used phones for making calls or sending text messages. Now, we carry our whole world around in them. From bank details to social media […]

  • SUCCESS
    15 Reasons Your Small Business Needs CRM in 2017

    If your business isn’t already using CRM, then 2017 is the year for you to give it a try. CRM, which stands for customer relationship management, has many potential benefits for small businesses. Here are 15 different reasons why your business should be using CRM in 2017. CRM Benefits for Small Businesses CRM Helps Your […]