Archives for March 2011
Q&A: Small Business Consultant Answers Critical Questions
How can you increase your chances of success? How can your small business jumpstart its revenue? What about developing a budget?
Small business owners have plenty of questions, and not every small business can afford to hire a rock star consultant to help them identify opportunities and roadblocks.
Rick Wakeland, a Senior Business Consultant for Corporate Business Solutions, is sharing some free advise you’ll want to tap into. L...
Small Businesses Face Unlikely Threat: SEO
Search Engine Optimization. It’s more than just a buzzword. It’s a bona fide way to raise the visibility of your Web site and drive more traffic (and hopefully generate more leads or increase sales).
Indeed, small business owners have long tried to level the playing field by using SEO to rank higher on Google and attract new online visitors. But one SEO specialist is warning that some of the SEO tips and tricks small business owners lear...
Bizy Debuts B2B Deal Site for Small Biz
Are you too busy to hunt down deals for your small business? If you are too busy, you might want to get Bizy instead of looking for spare time to find the bargains you need to equip your business for success.
Taking a page from the Groupon crazy, a company called Bizy just launched a business-to-business deal site in the U.S. As its first-ever deal, Bizydeals.com is offering Ford's T...
Worried About Retirement? Start Planning Now.
Are you concerned about retirement? You are not alone.
The just-released 2011 Retirement Confidence Survey (RCS) reveals people are more pessimistic than at any time in the past two decades about their retirement prospects.
High unemployment rates. Federal, state, and local government fiscal crises. Rising health care costs. Lower investment returns. A surge in the older population putting stress on social insurance programs suc...
What Do You Believe About Your Career?
People talk about "belief" as this thing that only works for people who are successful. Ask these same successful people what they owe their success to and they'll start using words like positive thinking and affirmations. But people who struggle often articulate the success of others to "good luck" and their own struggles with "bad luck."
If those who are achieving great things in their careers keep using the same words over and over ag...