Tag Archives: Social Media

New Stats on Small Biz & Social Media – Are We Telling or Selling?

What’s the real scoop on the usage and effectiveness of social media for small business?  Between information from a couple of recent research reports and real life scenarios, it seems small biz is using social media primarily for telling—not selling. … Continue reading

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Attention Small Biz – What’s Your Social Media “Win”?

Games don’t go from being favorite pastimes to big business by having ambiguous rules and indeterminate winners.  Nobody’d show up for the World Series if there wasn’t a vested interest in a specific outcome:  one of the teams playing is … Continue reading

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Five Elements of Social Media – Free White Paper

When it comes to social media, do you ever feel like you’re blowing a kazoo in the middle of a marching band brass section?  Or do you feel like your occasional trumpet calls get quick salutes but no lasting results? … Continue reading

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Attention Small Biz – Get Ready for New Technology & Social Media Tools

I come as a messenger, and I come in peace. Please remember this as I now announce to you that there is yet more stuff you’re going to have to learn about, adopt and maybe even embrace in the world … Continue reading

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Use Social Media to “Top of Mind” Your Business

Last night I dreamed I was being chased (and subsequently bitten) by an Indonesian Komodo dragon while at the home a friend from high school. I’ve never seen a Komodo dragon ‘in person’ (is it even possible to see a … Continue reading

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Car Magnet or Facebook Fan Page? Old School Meets New Technology for a Rural-Based New Biz

I recently took a road less traveled to meet up with two fellows who’ve launched a new business.  I interviewed them for the next webisode of “Small Biz Big Time.”  Scott and Joe want—and need—their business, Eco-Clean, to succeed, and … Continue reading

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Social Media – The Harder You Work, The Luckier You’ll Be

I just got an email touting a live webinar on social media.  The message was in my spam filter (which I check occasionally for potential topics for my “misADventures” group on Facebook), which is where it belonged.  For just $69, … Continue reading

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