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| ||4 Simple Businesses You Can Run From Home|
There are many compelling reasons to want to work from home. Perhaps you have small children at home or you can’t stand office politics. Or, maybe you just cannot take the one hour commute to work every day – each way. Whatever your reason, I’m sure it’s a good one. For me, I just like waking up a bit later, working in my pajamas if I want to and never listening to a boss I find to be a complete imbecile.
| ||Attracting Customers To Your Brick-and-Mortar Store|
If you run a business, there is no doubt that you should have a website that lists your services and, if you sell goods, has a space for customers to buy your products online. A great website can not only bring in extra revenue, it can also attract new customers easily.
But if you have one, you need to make sure that your brick-and-mortar store is successful as well.
| ||Small Business Budgets: How To Save Big Bucks on the Best Technology|
In any small business, one major budget concern is always operating costs. While operating costs include rent, salaries, utilities, etc., but today, a significant portion can come from using technological based systems. There is so much to consider when starting a small business, it is important to consider what the best solutions are for your company.
| ||Hiring The Best Electrical Contractor To Power Your Business|
Are you looking to start a digital business? If so, you are going to need to make sure you systems are operating 24/7. And if for some reason they should stop, you need to make sure you have a good electrical contractor to get things back up immediately.
| ||Party Planning on Steroids: Strategies For Launching An Event To Make Your Business The Talk Of The Town|
Hopefully, if you have launched a new business, you are planning to host a launch event to get your brand name out there. It’s a great way to meet new customers and to celebrate the start of your new enterprise. However, getting one of these events right does take a little planning.
It will be fun but there can also be a lot involved so you will need to stay organized. Keep in mind that you will not only be planning your event, but promoting it too. You will want to make a list to ensure you have not forgotten anything.
| ||Why Monitoring Global Currencies Is Important for Your Business|
The advent of the internet has fundamentally changed the way we do business. No longer confined to the limits of your local area, it’s now easier than ever for businesses to connect with customers from all over the world whether they’re a multi-national conglomerate or a startup based at home. With such power, comes a little responsibility, though, at least if you want to be successful. If you want to fully understand the different markets around the world, staying on top of the latest news regarding their currency is essential.
| ||Top 10 Must-See Movies For Aspiring Entrepreneurs|
Just last month I was contacted by a young man named Chris who said he had discovered www.BusinessOpportunities.biz, back in 2014 while he was 17 and still in high school. He said he started his own app development business and had grossed more than $4MM as of August 2016. He wanted to say thank you for the wisdom in our blog pages.
Today very young people like Chris are becoming millionaires at an astounding rate. Students today are bright, sophisticated and technologically savvy. They use offers from websites like pay for essay to get their homework done, so they can get busy writing code, creating apps or developing entire websites and creating their own livelihood.
Thinking about all these young entrepreneurs inspired us to put together a list of the Top 10 Business Movies that every young person should. Here it is:
| ||Your Brick and Mortar Business: Top Tips for Attracting Customers and Increasing Foot Traffic|
Getting customers into your store is one of the biggest challenges you may face as a retailer. If you make sure you get enough people into your store in the first place, you can obviously make more sales.
But what can you do to increase foot traffic? There are many tricks and tips that you can take advantage of to get more people into your store AND put them in the mood to buy. Here are a few to get you started so that you can give your foot traffic and revenue a serious boost.
| ||3 Excellent Tips For Starting A Business|
So you want to start a business. You have your idea ready and you know how you want your business to look in your mind. Maybe you even have a business plan and some team members. But is this enough? In today’s society, it seems like everyone wants to start a business. Thanks to the Internet, the bar for starting a business has been significantly lowered. But if you want to your business to be successful, then the bar for success is still quite high. It’s important you know a few things first, before just diving in. Follow these tips to help you avoid amateur business owner mistakes.
| ||Online Videocasting Tips For New Businesses|
Videocasting can help you build your brand and company. It’s an excellent opportunity, one you don’t want to miss out on. So what is a videocast?
Instead of just putting up a website and having people look at your pages, you can create a video with interesting power point pop ups that makes your customer feel like the know who you are and gives them all sorts of interesting information.
Here are a few tips to help you create your first Videocast ever:
| ||Are You Looking To Attend A Franchise Trade Show?|
It is not too late. If you are seriously looking for the perfect franchise and want to attend a trade show to find hundreds all in one place, the Franchise Expo West is October 6-8, 2016 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver. Read the Post to find out dates for 2017 as well as wonderful education information
| ||10 Businesses You Can Start From Your Dorm Room|
This is an article from Entrepreneur.com It is really excellent and will share with you some great ideas about businesses you can start while still in school and/or with very little funds. I hope you enjoy it. Click The Title Above To Read More
| ||What’s It Really Like To Own A McDonald’s Franchise?|
This article was originally posted in 2014 but it continues to be one of our Reader Favorites so we are posting a slightly updated version. It is an interview of an Actual McDonald's Franchise owner answering all your questions about opening and owning a Mickie D's. Enjoy!
| ||How to Start a Yoga Business|
Yoga is a large and growing industry. The 2016 Yoga in America Study indicates that practitioners spend $16 billion a year on classes and gear. Further, CNN gave yoga teaching the tenth best job in 2016. This shows that there is space for new yoga businesses.
Despite the positive numbers, there are several things that people should consider before jumping in to a yoga business.
| ||How An App Can Make Trading Platforms Better!|
This is a guest post for all you wannabe app developers and online traders out there. It is an example of how you can take an every day online trading platform software and make it better with the development of a mobile app. This idea can be applied to any concept so those of you app developers out there, we hope you find it useful:
| ||What is Alcantara & Who Created It?|
Here is an interesting article about a Japanese scientist that developed a product for a company he was working for and it became a very successful product we all know of today, we just didn’t know what it was really called.
| ||Digital Marketing Trends For Self-Employed Musicians & Artists|
Of course being an Artist and/or Musician is a magical form of self-employment. The truth is, those forms may be some of the most difficult out there – in terms of self-promotion.
Promotion is the key and for many artists, they may not have time or the skills to do so. Yet in today’s modern world, it is more and more critical to understand digital marketing and promotion.
Be sure to read this article on Marketing tips for musicians and artists and small business owners for 50 excellent ideas.
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