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How to Improve Your Business Reputation for Free

How to Improve Your Business Reputation for Free

As a small business owner, your reputation is everything. It will make or break your business. Warren Buffet understood the value of a good business reputation when he said, “It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that,...

Is Your Business Getting Smarter? It Needs to Be.

Is Your Business Getting Smarter? It Needs to Be.

If you have any sort of artificial intelligence or non-human virtual assistant in your home (Siri, Alexa, Google, etc), you’ve likely given it feedback at some point. When you did, it probably made some comment about how it is learning all the time. And it is. This...

5 Underrated Places for Business Advice

5 Underrated Places for Business Advice

None of us are born knowing exactly how to run a business. Some of us learn in school and some of us in the school of life.  Some of us have better natural instincts than others but even those who do will eventually get to a point in their business when, if they want...

How to Maximize Networking at Chamber of Commerce Events

How to Maximize Networking at Chamber of Commerce Events

By: eaglechamber.co Before the meeting do your research, many regions will have multiple chambers which may overlap in your business area. The members in your local chamber are businesspeople just like you, getting their name and service/product out, but in a social...

Weird Holidays to Grow Your Social Media Following

Weird Holidays to Grow Your Social Media Following

Thanks to social media, you’ve probably noticed there are a lot of really weird fun “holidays” that get people excited and sharing on social media. These holidays are an ideal time to get more engagement with your brand. Creative days of celebration also help people...

3 Cheap Marketing Ideas for Businesses on a Budget

3 Cheap Marketing Ideas for Businesses on a Budget

Marketing can be one of your largest business expenses, particularly if you’re unknown and just starting off. If your business has a storefront on a well-traveled Main Street, you’re in luck. If not, you have some work to do. New business owners who haven’t tackled...

6 Things to Kill in Your Business for Better Customer Service

6 Things to Kill in Your Business for Better Customer Service

Surveys aren’t the way to good customer service. They might’ve been five years ago, but they’re being used with such an annoying regularity that no one wants to take part in them. But how do you improve your business’ customer service if you don’t know...

25 Habits of the Most Successful Business People

25 Habits of the Most Successful Business People

The new year is a time of review and introspection coupled with making new promises for the future. We are often filled with a sense of control over our destiny and a desire to begin again. If you’re feeling the same, here are a few ways you can capitalize...

4 Deceptively Easy Tips to Improve Customer Relations

4 Deceptively Easy Tips to Improve Customer Relations

Good customer service isn’t something everyone is born knowing. While most of us have been customers the better part of our lives in one aspect or another, many of us don’t take the time to stop and think what makes extraordinary customer service and what tactics...