Four ways to get your retail business online

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. It’s almost comical to imagine it, but there are still a ton of businesses that are not online.  I know, right?  That includes retailers.  But it is never too late to get online and…

Make a Winning eCommerce Shopping Experience

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. There are many pitfalls to running an eCommerce website.  Making a winning eCommerce shopping experience means easy to order, fast (and free) delivery, and actually delivering what was ordered. While the shopping experience itself…

Four Ways To Get Your Retail Business Online

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. It’s almost comical to imagine it, but there are still a ton of businesses that are not online.  I know, right?  That includes retailers.  But it is never too late to get online and…

How One Entrepreneur Decided To Keep Going

By Cris Zimermann on December 25, 2013 in Biz Ops Wall Street Journal (India) (blog): Starting a company can be a long, hard slog, with many opportunities to quit along the way. But as Mobile Posse founder Jon Jackson discovered, sometimes persistence pays off. Jackson last week raised a $5 million Series C round to…

Are you getting paid enough on client projects?

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Do you track your time for client projects? Should you? And if so, how best to do it? Tracking the time you spend on a client’s project might be easy for you. Or it…

Content marketing is not king of trust

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. Content marketing is very useful, but rarely for establishing trust and clinching a sale. “Content is king.” Who could have guessed that those prophetic words by Bill Gates would today be such a well-worn…

Video: How to Turn Electronic Trash Into Treasure

By Dane Carlson on January 4, 2014 in Ideas Business Opportunities Weblog editor and publisher Dane Carlson lives in the Sierra Nevada mountains of California, just 15 miles from Yosemite National Park. He accidentally became a professional blogger in 2001. He has added 12,349 posts to the site. Another Idea: How to Start a Pinball…

3 rules of great copywriting, taught by Vogon poetry

May 17, 2011 by ian Caution: Lots of ‘inside joke’ humor for Hitchhiker’s Guide readers in this post. If you haven’t read the books, consider moving on quietly while avoiding eye contact. Or, read it and see what you’ve been missing. Vogon Poetry, described in The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy as “The third-worst poetry…

Infographics as business tools

Hello there! If you are new here, you might want to subscribe to the RSS feed for updates on this topic. People think of Infographics as a viral Web tool, but they have a much wider application and a richer history.  Recently, we have been creating Infographics for use in a variety of exciting offline…