How to position your business to stand out in the crowd

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To keep in the forefront of your customers mind is becoming ever so critical in our fast paced world. Technology now allows customers to quickly search, review and select the business they wish to deal with. So how do you get customers to do business with you? Many small business owners make a common marketing…

7 Tips for a Profitable, Systemised Business

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Every business has systems of some sort, but the difference between a good business and a poor one is how they are implemented. When most business owners think of systems, they think of procedure manuals and don’t realise that this is a very small part of a larger puzzle. In many ways, business is like…

Do You Want To Improve The Way You Market And Sell? Use These Two Magic Words…

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In this article I will share with you two magic words that will be able to improve the way that you market and sell in your business. Now, who wouldn’t want that? When you use these two words, you’ll be able to generate more leads and turn those leads into customers. This means you’ll make…

Top 5 Tips for Writing Compelling Copy for Your Small Business

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Feeling overwhelmed at the thought of writing your own content? Wondering how to write copy that engages and compels? Struggling to transform your thoughts into words?   Don’t stress. You’re not the only one. In fact, many business owners dread the thought of having to write their own website copy, blog, monthly email or social…

Tips for Starting a Home-Based Business

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Setting up a home business is an exciting step. But for many small business owners, it can also make the juggling act between work and family a bit more challenging. Here’s how to start out on the right foot. Running your own business can be incredibly rewarding, but it’s also plenty of hard work –…

How to manage your business’ cashflow

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Cashflow (or lack of it) is a constant challenge for all business owners. I often refer to ‘cash’ as the oxygen a business needs to survive day to day. It is a critical factor which leads to the success or demise of your business. If it’s this important, why don’t we have better tools and…

How to keep your customers happy and coming back

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So you want to keep sales humming along and keep a marketing presence? Setting up processes or systems for maintain a high level of customer service and getting it right from the beginning is vital for the future success of your business. Understanding how customer satisfaction affects your business and helps keep your customers coming…

How will you and your business start 2021?

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As a small business owner, this is the perfect time of year to reflect on areas of accomplishment or places where desired results were not achieved in 2020. Here are some resolutions every small business owner needs to make now to get their 2021 off to a fast start: 1. I will stop complaining about…

How to manage your business’ cash flow over the holiday period

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December is usually the busiest time of the year for retail and hospitality businesses. But businesses in other sectors often find that their sales slowdown and their customers stop paying them for a few months. So cash flow dries up. Whether your business is large or small, well-established or in start-up mode, you need to…

Is your business Christmas ready?

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The list of tasks you need to get done before Christmas can become more than a little unwieldy.  It is easy to feel a little lost and overwhelmed.  Here are some ideas to help you kick-start your Christmas promotions. Develop a social media video greeting card.  There are a myriad of ways you can have…