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How to Convince Customers to Trust Your Online Business

How to Convince Customers to Trust Your Online Business

| June 20, 2012 | 1 Comment

Any business owner knows the importance of establishing credibility for the business. If people do not trust the business or are unsure as to whether or not the business is legitimate, they are not likely to make purchases from the business.

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7 Things to Know Before Going After a VC

7 Things to Know Before Going After a VC

| June 20, 2012 | 1 Comment

Most entrepreneurs see venture capital as the saving grace for their business idea.  I mean, having someone hand you millions to run a company with the ultimate goal of going public seems great.

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Shark Tank Products You Might Just Buy

Shark Tank Products You Might Just Buy

| June 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

This is part 1 of a 2 part series on the ABC show Shark Tank. One of my favorite Friday night diversions is watching ABC’s “Shark Tank.” If you’re not familiar with the show, it’s a reality TV show that features a panel of seasoned business investors who evaluate different entrepreneur’s product pitches

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The Lingo You Should Know for Advertising Your Business Online

The Lingo You Should Know for Advertising Your Business Online

| June 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

With the internet becoming the source for, well, just about everything these days, it’s hard to run a successful business without utilizing it.  Online search is the #1 way consumers look for products and services in today’s world.

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How To Outsource HR Help For A Small Business

How To Outsource HR Help For A Small Business

| June 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Today’s small business owner must do everything they can to reduce costs. Gone are the days when small businesses could afford to keep every business function within their doors. Instead, today’s savvy business owner must be willing to reduce expenditures wherever possible

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Social Media Networking for Entrepreneurs

Social Media Networking for Entrepreneurs

| June 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

Getting Online There is a growing trend of business owners networking online. Discussion forums provide an excellent opportunity for business networking. Successful networking requires business owners to provide truly valuable information for others in order to be successful.

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What’s in the Mindset of an Entrepreneur?

What’s in the Mindset of an Entrepreneur?

| June 15, 2012 | 2 Comments

What is an Entrepreneur anyway, and how do you know if you have what it takes to become one? It has a lot to do with how you think and what you think about. It also takes commitment, and some daring. Fear never accomplished anything for anyone.

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How to Create a User Profile That Promotes Your Business

How to Create a User Profile That Promotes Your Business

| June 15, 2012 | 1 Comment

Today we are in an age where you no longer meet the customer that you’re doing business with. You will interact with other entrepreneurs without ever meeting face to face. Some of your best customers and closest business associates will be people that you know only through your communications online.

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Monitoring Your Business Success

Monitoring Your Business Success

| June 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

In order to measure how successful your business truly is, it is important to have and use a business performance scorecard.  A business performance scorecard allows the business owner to set key performance indicators for each area of the business. 

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How To Gather Valuable Customer Feedback For Your Small Business

How To Gather Valuable Customer Feedback For Your Small Business

| June 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

Do you ever complete those customer surveys that you receive in the mail or find online? The fact is that some people really do take the time to respond to these surveys. This is especially true if they have had a really good experience or a really poor experience with a particular business.

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