Archive | October, 2015

Core Value Index (CVI) Calendar Magic

I use a calendar vs. a spreadsheet for marketing/business planning. (I love spreadsheets but hate taking time to transfer a plan to a calendar. Seems like one step too many.)  Blocks of time are color coded based on the types of activities on the calendar. The calendar is blocked-out a little like this: Research (Listen)  […]

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Celebrate With These Small Business Owners Graduating from SBA Emerging Leaders Program

Small business owners begin the journey with hope and determination as they overcome fears and persist regardless of barriers. Fortunately, there are support programs to ensure success.  Fifteen small business owners across the state of Washington graduated from the SBA Emerging Leaders program, a seven-month executive education program for local business on the brink of growth.   “Small […]

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What (or who) Influences Research for New Marketing Technology Solutions

This particular marketing chart shows how social media accounts does little to influence decisions while peer recommendations is an important influence.  What it does not tell you is whether the vendors use social media tools to connect and add value or instead used in traditional methods similar to broadcasting.  However, the study also demonstrates that buyers feel […]

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Ever thought about starting your own online business? How about a blog? Love jewelry? You can have it all with the Luxury Watch Business Package from Thomasapublishing.com.

    Ever thought about starting your own online business?  How about a blog?  Love jewelry?  You can have it all with the Luxury Watch Business Package from Thomasapublishing.com.  This business package is the “total package” that includes everything you need to get your blog up and running on the world wide web! The Luxury […]

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