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How in the World Do I Increase Employee Productivity

How in the World Do I Increase Employee Productivity

So how do you get your employees more focused and productive without alienating them and decreasing morale? It takes a balance but these productivity and motivation tips can get you through the holidays and all the other times as well. 5 Ways to Improve Employee...

10 things to check before you post to social media

10 things to check before you post to social media

One of the most embarrassing things you can do on social media for your business is to mess up a post. For some of us, that might be a spelling or grammar mistake, for others, it may involve a humiliating auto-correct situation. For others still, it might mean giving...

Why chambers get involved

Editor’s note: This article was published in Grand Traverse Business magazine’s Fall 2018 issue.  By Kent Wood The policy arena can be a contentious world on occasion. Every now and then, I’ll hear a comment about not understanding why the Chamber would take a policy...

4 Ways to Relax During the Crazy Holiday Season

4 Ways to Relax During the Crazy Holiday Season

Maybe you read this title and thought: I don’t have time to read that. I’m too stressed! If you are, take a moment and read this anyway. If you can cut down on your stress levels not only are you less likely to get ill this holiday season, you’ll enjoy it more. Come...

15 Questions to Ask Your Chamber to Help You Grow Your Business

15 Questions to Ask Your Chamber to Help You Grow Your Business

Often businesses aren't sure how to best use their chamber memberships. They understand that chambers are an advocate for business but how do they work and what specifically can they help with? You might just be surprised. Here are 15 questions you can ask  to help...

5  Free  and  Effective  Lead  Generation  Tips

5 Free and Effective Lead Generation Tips

Are you struggling for customers or do you wish you had more clients? Aside from needing more time in the day, this is one of the most common sources of angst for small businesses. But how do you get more leads if you can’t afford to hire a shark of a salesperson? You...

7 REASONS YOU HAVEN’T HEARD ON WHY YOUR BUSINESS NEEDS A BLOG

7 REASONS YOU HAVEN’T HEARD ON WHY YOUR BUSINESS NEEDS A BLOG

It’s pretty common knowledge at this point that if you have a business, you should have a blog. It helps you connect to your ideal customer and serve as a resource for people in the market for your product or service. But here are seven reasons that you might not have...