Tips & Strategies for Building a Successful Online Business

Running your own business is infinitely more fulfilling than being a corporate cog and taking orders from others. In this age of internet, running an online business gives you enough time to spend with your family and loved ones while earning well. Creating your own online business can be a long and arduous process or [...]

By | April 15th, 2014|Business Tips|

What Should I Build? The Entrepreneurs Guide to Making Money by Building a Company

The economy is rebounding, the stocks are rising, and the birds are singing in the sky. For once, after 5 straight years of recession, the business world is finally getting back on its feet. And, more than likely, business owners are finally starting to feel their pockets and wallets getting just a bit heavier. So [...]

By | February 27th, 2014|Business|

Useful Software Every Small Business Needs

In the world of small business, every little bit helps—particularly when that little bit is cost effective. Truly, most business owners want something to help them deal with the day-to-day rigors of running their company, and even more want something to help their business pick up speed. It’s an ongoing desire, and one that oftentimes [...]

By | February 26th, 2014|Business Software|

5 Tricks to Optimize the Customer Lifetime Value

The customer lifetime value is an area that can and should be optimized to deliver maximum profitability for a business. It is based on the principle that it costs far less to market to your existing client base than it does to acquire new ones. Here are five tips that you can put to use [...]

By | February 4th, 2014|Business Tips|

Different Types of Websites You Can Make Money From

When you first start thinking about creating a website and making it into a success, you will probably be thinking of one of two main 'types' of website that you're going to work with. That is to say that either you will be thinking of creating a website that provides a selection of content, or [...]

By | January 13th, 2014|Business|

4 Reasons You Should Accept Online Payments Through Your Blog

Blogging has sure come a long way since it was first introduced. What started as literally an online diary (the term "blog" is short for "web log") has now become a booming business that many entrepreneurs are cashing in on. Not only are businesses using blogs as a means of marketing, but many are actually [...]

By | December 4th, 2013|Online Payments|

Getting Your Business Up and Going: 4 Tips for Creating a Budget

There is nothing sexy about creating a budget. You created your very own start-up, and counting beans is not why you got into business. But it took ambition, drive, smarts, and courage to become an entrepreneur, and the best way to protect the result of your efforts is to be disciplined, responsible, and consistent when [...]

By | November 27th, 2013|Business Tips|

Customer Incentive Programs – Are You Spending Enough on it? Reevaluating Your Budget

In a competitive global marketplace, it's essential to motivate people and urge them to use your products and services. One way to motivate potential customers - and keep existing ones - is to launch a customer incentive program. The key is to spend enough on the program to make it worth your while. Therefore, you [...]

By | November 20th, 2013|Business Tips|

The Tightrope of Friendly vs. Professional

The Tightrope of Friendly vs. Professional: Having a Good Professional Relationship with Clients There is an old adage that says friendship and business don't mix. Still, having a good professional relationship with your clients is important. How do you toe the lines between professional, friendly, and too friendly? The dance between being friendly and being friends, [...]

By | November 13th, 2013|Business Tips|

3 Courses That Can Improve Your Customer Service Team

3 Courses That Can Improve Your Customer Service Team Improving customer service is an ongoing process, and while you may have a well-trained team of representatives delivering at a normal level of expectation, there is always room for improvement. One way to keep your team moving forward and acquiring new skills is to require them [...]

By | November 6th, 2013|Customer Service|