How to Choose the Best Social Media Platform for Your Business

Social media is essential to marketing your business in the digital age! Your business does not have to establish a presence on all social media channels, but it is a good idea to be well-established on several of them! Choosing which social media depends on your field of business Facebook Facebook is a well-established social … Continue reading How to Choose the Best Social Media Platform for Your Business

Avoid These Common Tax Mistakes BEFORE Tax Time!

The deadline for taxes has long passed, and those who needed to file an extension surely have done so by now. Many of us have already received our returns, and were a little underwhelmed by what we got back (if anything at all).  Don't get caught at the last minute next year-avoid these common tax … Continue reading Avoid These Common Tax Mistakes BEFORE Tax Time!

Networking 101-How To Take Networking To The Next Level

Part of owning a successful business, or even a growing business is networking. Yes, a lot can be said for advertising and word of mouth-referrals are even great, but most of your business (my business anyway) comes from serious networking.   Not everyone wants to walk into a room full of strangers and introduce themselves, … Continue reading Networking 101-How To Take Networking To The Next Level

Working From Home Can Be Hazardous To Your Health!

Working from home can be a great solution for solo-preneurs, telecommuters, and those who have small children who would rather work with them than without them, but many don't realize a home workplace can intensify problems rather than alleviate them.   Make your home-office a healthy environment by creating physical and mental boundaries. For example, … Continue reading Working From Home Can Be Hazardous To Your Health!

5 Methods To Sustain A Successful Business!

I come across many businesses on a daily basis, and some of them follow my philosophy and some of them look at me as though I'm an alien. I tell people all of the time, to keep their businesses simple and focused-slow and steady wins the race! But, time and time again, I'm met with … Continue reading 5 Methods To Sustain A Successful Business!

Social Media-Is It Working For You?

So many people drink the juice that is social media, and are quickly disenchanted by the dismal ratings and virtually zero client turnovers. Why is that? Isn't social media supposed to be the cure-all, fourth dimension that marketing lacked for so many years? Well, yes! And, no. Social media is the perfect tool to expand … Continue reading Social Media-Is It Working For You?

It’s Been Entirely Too Long….

Ever hear how nail techs have the ugliest nails? Why, you ask? Because they're so busy making everyone else's nails fabulous, they have no time to do their own. Well, that's how I've been feeling for the past few months. Business has been great, and things are moving in the right direction, yet at the … Continue reading It’s Been Entirely Too Long….

  As a small business, I feel it's my duty to help others when they are interested in launching a business of their own. Frankly, I think a lot of our economic problems would be solved if we simply shopped exclusively with small businesses, but I understand that isn't always realistic. A friend of mine … Continue reading

My Top Five Linkedin Group DON’TS

Few take full advantage of all that Linkedin has to offer. One of those offerings are the Linkedin Groups. This is where your expertise on a certain field will shine and certainly shape you out to be the expert in your industry. However, if you set out to join a group, there are a few … Continue reading My Top Five Linkedin Group DON’TS

My Top Business Card Do’s and Don’ts

I do a lot of networking. I enjoy meeting and learning about other companies and the services they provide. A lot of times, these businesses are small, one or two employee companies, and are doing the same thing I am: seeking new business. When I meet these businesses, there’s the general 30 second elevator speech … Continue reading My Top Business Card Do’s and Don’ts