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Marketing Your Home Business

Marketing a home business is vastly different than marketing what’s considered a small business.   Learn tips here for marketing your home business on a limited budget.

Let Me Introduce…My Business. With an Intro Packet

February 23, 2011
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Want some new ideas regarding introductory packets?  Check out Re-Visited: The Intro Packet Many times we spend so much time and energy on finding clients that we fail to see other equally as important aspects of marketing our small businesses.  One of those aspects is the way we introduce ourselves and our businesses. As a…

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Social Media for Business-Are You Making the Most of it?

December 28, 2010

[stextbox id=”info”]If you’re a virtual assistant I have something special at the end of this post you won’t want to miss.[/stextbox] 2010 could very well be called the year of social media. With over 500 million users on Facebook and over 100 million users on Twitter, smart businesses realized that it’s far from a fad…

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Are You a Twitter Menace?

December 6, 2010

I’ve talked about Twitter Do’s and Don’ts before. Today I want to talk about making sure you’re not a Twitter menace. So just what is a Twitter menace?  Those people that are using Twitter as a bullhorn rather than a communication device. Are you guilty of the following? Hourly auto-posting of advertisement type tweets Responding…

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Getting Clients-Building Trust

October 14, 2010

I hear you out there. Those unspoken responses to my previous post. You know, the one where I said that getting clients wasn’t about price?  Yeah, that one.  And you’re thinking,  “Those points are well and good if you have clients already, but how do you build trust in the beginning. You know, when you’re…

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Getting Clients-Price isn't your Problem

October 2, 2010

Since my post on virtual assistant rates continues to be discovered and enjoyed almost two months after I first published it, I thought perhaps it was time for another post on pricing for service related businesses. Yes, that includes virtual assistants. And since we already tackled the issue of not charging enough, let’s move on…

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A Business Lesson from Kitchen Nightmares?

September 13, 2010

You’ll have to forgive me if I mention the book UnMarketing:Stop Marketing. Start Engaging by Scott Stratten (@unmarketing on Twitter) a lot in my next few posts. You see I  purchased it for my Kindle and am slowly making my way through it. I say slowly, because as I read, I’m highlighting and taking notes…

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Find Clients Through Blogging? It's NOT a Myth…Start Blogging Today

May 21, 2010

“Start Blogging Today can give you the tools and the steps you need to use social media and a blog to market and promote your business online. Whether you are a brand new to blogging or you have an existing blog, Start Blogging Today will put you on the right path.” I’ve mentioned here before…

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