Archives for September 2011

My Favorite Small Biz Secret that the Big Guys Don’t Want You to Know

Guest post by Dave Ursillo Some of the biggest, most impressive and remarkably visionary companies in our world can teach a lot more to a small business owner like you than you’d might expect. Built to Last by Jim Collins and Jerry Porras masterfully articulates this set of proven lessons and smart habits that businesses… [Read More]

25 Ideas for Your Big Banana

Building a solid mailing list is a lot easier said than done, to which many budding entrepreneurs can attest. Coming up with ideas to implement might make you feel like a monkey trying to operate as a brain surgeon. I mean, where do you even start? You’ll have to peel the banana yourself, but here… [Read More]

Love Your Clients & Your Bottom Line by Upping Your Vibe

Lots of online business owners are doing great offering information and inspiration to their customers.  But perhaps you’re hankerin’ to take it to the next level?  Maybe you’re hungry for something more in your business? If so, consider strengthening your transmission – also known as upping your vibe – to your readers and customers. Whoa,… [Read More]

Fall Reboot – The Great Q&A Webinar

Is your business ready to get a fresh start this fall, but you still have some nagging questions that are holding you back? Then register to this no-holds-barred, all Q&A FREE webinar! I’m going to “lightning round” as many questions as I can in one hour. First Name * Email *

How to Create an Affiliate Program that Doesn’t Suck

If you have a blog or a website, I’m willing to bet that you’ve seen your fair share of bad affiliate programs. I certainly have. It’s such a simple concept: reward the people who spread the word about your product or service. Easy right? Apparently not so much. Just yesterday I received an email about… [Read More]

How To Read a Kindle Book Without a Kindle

More and more books are coming out just on the kindle platform – but can you still read them if you don’t have a kindle? The answer is YES! Kindle offers free applications for reading kindle books for the mac, pc, iphone, ipad, and android. Here are the links: Kindle For Mac Kindle For PC… [Read More]

How to Make Yourself Look Udderly Ridiculous

Yes, that’s a typo in the title. I first encountered this incorrect spelling of “utter” in a student essay on the “udder destruction” of a character. For days, I was clutching my breasts and feeling pity for cows. Some student typos are really amusing, and—unless you’ve got a dominatrix for an English professor—it’s unlikely that… [Read More]

We’re Hiring Two Fall 2011 Interns!

Marketing Communications Intern Are you a talented student looking for an internship that will give you REAL ownership and responsibilities? If you like to fetch coffee, please don’t respond! We’re a small start-up growing quickly and need more hands on deck to let even more small businesses know about our amazing products!This internship is perfect… [Read More]

12 Ways to Leverage Social Media & Grow Your Business in 12 Months

My name is Kyra Williams, The Get in Shape Girl. In April of 2010, I was laid off from my job as an admin. I received a severance and had a few months to ponder my next move. I was and am in love with fitness and being healthy. Back as a college student? Not… [Read More]