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[23 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]

Do you feel like you have to be productive ALL of the time?
All work and no time for yourself will dull your senses and cause you to be less productive. Put aside some time every day to put work out of your mind. Try the 10/20/30 rule: 10 minutes of quiet time, 20 minutes of reading and 30 minutes of exercise. More than you can manage? Work up to it, reduce the amount of time for each area by half, some is better than none. And remember you’re recharging your …

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[3 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]

When adding posts / content to your site or social media consider videos.
People have the tendency to watch videos over reading text, so you might consider using Youtube to promote your business. It can give people a stronger sense of your business and can set you up as an expert in your field. And that means more sales. This approach is especially effective in reaching out to young audiences.
Email: Make sure you include a signature file in all of your outgoing email–personal and business—that includes full contact details, including phone …

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[2 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]

You lovers of the English language might enjoy this .
There is a two-letter word that perhaps has more meanings than any other two-letter word, and that is ‘UP.’
It’s easy to understand UP, meaning toward the sky or at the top of the list, but when we awaken in the morning, why do we wake UP ?
At a meeting, why does a topic come UP?
Why do we speak UP and why are the officers UP for election and why is it UP to the secretary to write UP a report?
We call UP our friends.
And we use it to brighten UP a room, polish UP the silver; we warm UP the leftovers …

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[14 Jun 2013 | No Comment | ]

Don’t forget to take a break. too many times we think we can’t afford time off due to financial or work schedule demands.  As the saying goes – “All work and no play, makes Jack a dull boy.” Not only will Jack be a dull boy, but he will find himself in the middle of a great big crash and burn, burn out, that is.
Another popular saying I am sure you are familiar with is “Take time to stop and smell the roses.” A break does not always have to …

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[17 May 2013 | No Comment | ]

What do you think? We would love to know your thoughts on the article below:
Abercrombie & Fitch marketing approach may be “crazy like a fox.”
The web is overflowing with outrage over the admission by its CEO that Abercrombie & Fitch wants only attractive, svelte, “cool kid” customers.  “One’s first reaction is probably that (CEO Mike) Jeffries is a world-class jerk,” says a Forbes magazine blogger. But “before we write off Jeffries as an out-of-touch elitist,” says the writer, “retailers have to acknowledge that his obnoxious, exclusionary comments . . . …

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[4 May 2013 | No Comment | ]

People have the tendency to watch videos over reading text, so you might consider using Youtube to promote your business. It can give people a stronger sense of your business and can set you up as an expert in your field. And that means more sales. This approach is especially effective in reaching out to young audiences.
Don’t Forget the Social in Social Media
Forgetting the social part of social media leads to a lonely online existence.
Only 20% of your posts on social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter should be …

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[8 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]

… real mail.
The average American household recieves 157 emails a day, for most of us that is overwhelming and we will delete them without ever reading them, even those we opt in for. However, those same households only recieve two pieces of direct mail a day.
Call 228-822-9890 today to find out how to maximize the ROI for your marketing campaigns.

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[11 Feb 2013 | No Comment | ]

The most cost effective way to grow your business is to make sure your current customers are aware of all your products and or services. When working with your customers, talk to them, take a minute to find out what they are trying to accomplish with their purchase, and offer any additional products or serviecs you may have that will fulfill thier goal(s).  You’ll be surprised by how many people purchase the extra product or service you suggest. So go ahead and ask for the extra sale; the worst that can happen is …

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[8 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]

Taking advantage of every chance to reach out to your customers, especially those that do not cost you anything more is effective maximization of marketing opportunities.
When sending invoices to your customers, whether it be in print or electronic, use your invoice to promote your product or service. This is also a valuable touch point to thank your customers and prompt them to learn about other things you offer. Some effective messaging for your next invoice might be; “Thank you for your business. Give us a call to learn more about …

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[27 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]

The world is changing rapidly, especially in the workplace. As we move into the New Year, it’s a good time to consider the new ways of working that will be required for small business to survive and prosper.
Not long ago you could be born, live and die and never have to deal with anything new. You could live your whole life and never be exposed to a novel idea.
Now everything is changing. Even the rate of change is changing. Accelerating.
Do you think we’ll go back to the way things were, …