4 Reasons Why You Should Start a Podcast (And 2 Reasons Not to)

Podcasts have become such a huge sensation that many of us in marketing still have whiplash from seeing how quickly this new form of content sharing has grown. 48 million people listen to podcasts every week, and that number is rising. The possibilities for businesses are huge. Here’s why. New Way to Engage with Your … Continue reading 4 Reasons Why You Should Start a Podcast (And 2 Reasons Not to)

Time Management Tips for Business Owners

When you're running a business, the amount of work that needs to be done can be suffocating. Writing content, fixing your website, working on products, sending cold calls and cold emails, and applying for loans, all of these take up so much time. If you're not careful, you will be consumed by all your short-term … Continue reading Time Management Tips for Business Owners

Managing Employee Relations When the Going Gets Tough

We’ve been seeing this a lot lately. Business owners are worried about their bottom line, for some reason several businesses did not have the best year this holiday season and they’re scrambling to figure out what to do. The stakes are high and you need to make some changes to keep up. So many of … Continue reading Managing Employee Relations When the Going Gets Tough

The Dos and Don’ts of Giving a Job Interview

When conducting a job interview you want to remember that the interviewee is a human being first and foremost and that the right person for the job may not match what you imagined. You should also factor in the job description, and make sure that it’s clear and thorough. And have your questions prepared ahead … Continue reading The Dos and Don’ts of Giving a Job Interview

2 Ways to Keep Office Enthusiasm Strong During the Holidays

It’s the happiest, cheeriest, busiest, and most dangerous time of the year! The holidays are rolling in fast and small businesses need to be prepared ASAP for this year’s holiday season. While you can prepare for an influx of customers, you should also be prepared for the effects of the holidays on your workers. Here … Continue reading 2 Ways to Keep Office Enthusiasm Strong During the Holidays

4 Reasons Why You Should Try Referral Marketing

For any new business owner, marketing is one of the toughest things to master. You read all the books, follow through all the instructions, and they just don’t work. It doesn’t help that there’s a lot of misinformation out offered in expensive courses and get-rich-quick schemes. For any business owner, the right type of marketing … Continue reading 4 Reasons Why You Should Try Referral Marketing

Messy Office, Messy Mind: Strategies To Keep You Focused

Your office space is where all the magic happens. Papers are filed, emails are sent, phone calls are made and much, much more. Over time, paperwork and other things can pile up. That sandwich you ate for lunch while you worked got all over your desk. These little messy things may not seem like much, … Continue reading Messy Office, Messy Mind: Strategies To Keep You Focused

5 Effective Time Management Skills

Time is money! We all know that the more effective we are at completing our work, the more money we will make. Ultimately, being more productive will give you more time in your schedule to get more accomplished and result in more money in your pocket. You work hard every day, and some days are … Continue reading 5 Effective Time Management Skills

Why Business Hours Are So Important For Your Mental Health

Small business owners put a lot of hard work into their business right from the start. If you are a small business owner, you know that your business is built on long hours, careful planning, lots of effort, and so much more. The stress of long hours and tons of effort can seriously take a … Continue reading Why Business Hours Are So Important For Your Mental Health