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Managing Your Small Business--The Business Model Canvas

Managing Your Small Business--The Business Model Canvas
By Alexandra Trujillo on Jul 20, 2017 at 04:19 PM in Managing Your Small Business

This month's workshop was hosted by Tom Phillips and Frank Swanson. They talked about the importance of the Business Model Canvas.

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Marketing: 5 Things You Can Do to Get More Customers to Open Your Emails

 Marketing: 5 Things You Can Do to Get More Customers to Open Your Emails
By Alexandra Trujillo on Jul 17, 2017 at 07:00 AM in Small Business Marketing and Sales

Sending out constant emails is one thing, but getting your customers to view your emails can be tedious. Subject lines are crucial to your open rate. We found this article with 5 tips for getting more customers to open your emails.

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Finance--What is Cost of Goods Sold (COGS) & How To Calculate It

Finance--What is Cost of Goods Sold (COGS) & How To Calculate It
By Alexandra Trujillo on Jul 10, 2017 at 07:00 AM in Small Business Financing

It is important too keep track of the direct costs that went into the good sold by your company in order to determine the information you will give your CPA. This article efficiently outlines what exactly cost of goods sold is, and how to calculate it.

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eCommerce -- Social Selling: What it is, Why You Should Care, and How to Do It Right

eCommerce -- Social Selling: What it is, Why You Should Care, and How to Do It Right
By Alexandra Trujillo on Jul 03, 2017 at 07:00 AM in eCommerce & Social Media

You may think social media marketing is the same as social selling, but social selling is actually an important new approach that could help sales in your small business. If you are not completely sure about what social selling is, we found this article that identifies what it is, why you should care, and how to do it right.

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Small Business Management--5 Life Lessons Every Entrepreneur Must Learn

Small Business Management--5 Life Lessons Every Entrepreneur Must Learn
By Alexandra Trujillo on Jun 26, 2017 at 07:00 AM in Managing Your Small Business

An entrepreneur will never stop learning. In order to succeed, a multitude of lessons are learned through experience. We found this article with 5 life lessons that every entrepreneur should learn sooner than later.

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10 Things Your Competitors Can Teach You About Search Engine Optimization

10 Things Your Competitors Can Teach You About Search Engine Optimization
By Alexandra Trujillo on Jun 19, 2017 at 07:00 AM in Small Business Marketing and Sales

Your competitors can be a good way to understand search engine optimization. They may actually be able to hep you improve traffic to your online platform.
We found this article that outlines 10 things that your competitors can teach you about SEO, surprisingly.

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Smart Strategies to Stretch Your Startup Dollars

Smart Strategies to Stretch Your Startup Dollars
By Alexandra Trujillo on Jun 12, 2017 at 07:00 AM in Small Business Financing

Being able to handle your money is not always the easiest task. Your management of startup dollars is crucial to your future success as a small business.
We found this article that outlines ways to help stretch your startup dollars.

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6 Must-Do's for Effective Social Media Marketing

6 Must-Do's for Effective Social Media Marketing
By Alexandra Trujillo on Jun 05, 2017 at 07:00 AM in eCommerce & Social Media

There are different ways to approach social media marketing, which is why it is possible to be doing it wrong. Having a social media presence does not have the same meaning for everyone. We found this article that gives 6 things you should be doing for the social media marketing of your small business.

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7 Startup Mistakes That Will Doom Your Small Business

7 Startup Mistakes That Will Doom Your Small Business
By Alexandra Trujillo on May 29, 2017 at 07:00 AM in Managing Your Small Business

Not all start-ups will be successful from the start, so it is important to avoid a few things in order to ensure you are on the right path. We found this article that gives 7 mistakes that will guide your small business in the wrong direction.

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Managing Your Small Business - Navigate Today's Demanding Business Environment

Managing Your Small Business - Navigate Today's Demanding Business Environment
By Alexandra Trujillo on May 27, 2017 at 07:00 AM in Managing Your Small Business

This month's workshop was hosted by Bob Margevicius and he talked about how to successfully navigate the demanding business environment.

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