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Networking goes hand in hand with running a successful business. But many of us dread walking into a room and introducing ourselves to a bunch of strangers. I've been asked to share my best networking tips at a meeting today of the National Association of Women Business Owners in Philadelphia. Here are the most valuable tips [...]
Essentially Google Plus is a social networking site. It was designed to compete with sites such as Twitter and Facebook. Several reviews have recognized that Google Plus offers many of the social media benefits all rolled into one package. Additionally, Google Plus has the added benefit of being able to integrate many of the Google [...]
Of course, the answer depends on your business model and your chosen industry. However, a useful estimate based on a study conducted by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation puts the average cost of starting a new business from scratch at just over $30,000. Many small businesses, particularly freelance, online and home-based businesses come in a lot lower [...]
5 Business Tips to Jump Start Your Business Create a brand. Spend a little money to create a professional logo, business card and stationery. Present a professional image. Ramp up Online. Make creating a Web site a top priority. A Web site is today’s calling card. You really shouldn’t do without one. Give people a place to [...]
10 Do’s and Don’ts for Facebook Pages Facebook may have 500 million users, but having an outpost on the social media site won’t necessarily increase sales or referrals to your website. But the right tools, used strategically, can help make Facebook an important part of your marketing, lead acquisition and customer-service strategies. Here are some do’s [...]
5 Tips to Finding Angel Investors & Venture Capitalists Do some research. Identify the most likely candidates by asking your accountant, banker and lawyer. Keep an open mind—potential investors may be anywhere. According to Success magazine, one entrepreneur found an angel investor among the motorcyclists he rides with on weekends. Surf the Web. Good places to start [...]