Tag Archives: small business

The Future Of Websites: Where Is It Headed?

Management

Six Great Employee Hiring Ideas For The New Economy

When you decide to hire a new employee you can either decide to go it alone and hope you make the right series of decisions or you can review hiring practices that have proven effective over time. Let’s face it, in this new, emerging economy it is becoming more important to make sure that we are hiring smarter.
January 30, 2012 2,048 Reads share

Twitter: The Emperor’s New Clothes?

It’s been bothering me for a while that when it comes to online business networking, I seem to be living in two different worlds. First, there’s work; where EVERYTHING I read tells me that everyone is on Twitter...
June 23, 2011 1,101 Reads share

Growth

SME = Social Media Exhaustion: Dealing With The Deluge

While it is supposedly key to their success, SMEs often have an uneasy relationship with the Internet. It’s a problem with many dimensions. Maybe the logical answer is to find ways to empower SMEs to get the information they need. So here’s an idea.
June 21, 2011 1,394 Reads share

Technology

Taking Your First Steps Online

Many businesses are a little behind when it comes to doing business online, particularly small businesses. Their reluctance is often due to high cost and the fact that they cannot see a huge return on investment. This is not helped by some companies charging exorbitant fees or not being clear about what people are actually getting for their money.
June 20, 2011 997 Reads share

Technology

An Expensive Lesson In Domain Names

Start a business, get a domain name. Get a GOOD domain name, one that matches your brand. Too bad I didn't follow that advice when first starting out with one of my current websites. If I had, I would have saved myself over $3,500
April 21, 2011 2,677 Reads share