Articles pertaining to "networking"

A winning collaboration: best practices and inspired ideas for teaming up

Teaming up with another business can save money on marketing costs, increase the effectiveness of your efforts, widen your audience and keep your current base engaged and loyal. It’s a tactic used by …

Posted on Dec 10, 2018 5 min read
  • collaboration
  • growth
  • marketing
  • content
  • networking
  • cross-promotions

Lead, network, grow: 6 communication skills every entrepreneur should master

“The art of communication is the language of leadership.” - James Humes, author and presidential speechwriter Communication drives every single aspect of a person’s life, from small things like …

Posted on Nov 19, 2018 7 min read
  • communication
  • writing
  • entrepreneur
  • negotiation
  • networking
  • sales
  • books
  • online courses
  • resources

Interview with Tarraza Millard: Candles by Tarraza

This entrepreneur turned a small craft project into a full-fledged business. Learn how she utilizes low-cost marketing tactics to build her brand. A few years ago, Tarraza Millard grew tired of …

Posted on Nov 9, 2018 3 min read
  • entrepreneur
  • interview
  • marketing
  • networking

ReqCreate Job Descriptions

Tell us a bit about your business. We write amazing job descriptions for employers that help attract more candidates, speed up the hiring process and improve the companies’ brands. How has your …

Posted on Aug 31, 2018 1 min read
  • business profile
  • networking
  • hiring
  • ReqCreate Job Descriptions

18 ways to network, increase visibility and build trust with LinkedIn

With over 500 million members across 200 countries, LinkedIn is the go-to for professionals seeking out fresh talent. But, it’s also one of the best ways for entrepreneurs and freelancers to improve …

Posted on Aug 20, 2018 5 min read
  • LinkedIn
  • networking
  • brand visibility

MVG & Associates HR Solutions

Tell us a bit about your business. Here at MVG & Associates, we pride ourselves on providing stellar human resources (HR) support in all avenues of human potential. What inspired us to launch this …

Posted on Aug 17, 2018 3 min read
  • business profile
  • mvg associates
  • human resources
  • networking
  • LinkedIn

Interview with Louise Musante: Regulatory Compliance Consultant

This entrepreneur leverages her contacts to find and drive prospects to her consulting business. Read her tips on networking and planning for slow periods, and learn how she pushes herself to succeed. …

Posted on Aug 16, 2018 3 min read
  • consulting
  • networking
  • time management
  • LinkedIn

Step outside the box: creative networking ideas to build connections and create new opportunities

Biz.me readers routinely list networking as the area they most want to improve in. But, time constraints and limited access to contacts make building and nurturing quality connections difficult. Add …

Posted on Aug 13, 2018 5 min read
  • networking
  • collaboration
  • referrals

John Bart

Tell us a bit about your business. I am a self-run marketing and graphic design firm. I do everything along the spectrum of marketing and graphic design, including: email marketing, copywriting, …

Posted on Aug 10, 2018 2 min read
  • business profile
  • marketing
  • graphic design
  • networking
  • referrals
  • john bart

Interview with Tanner Mills: Repair-IT

Check out how this U.S. military veteran and entrepreneur used networking and word-of-mouth advertising to expand his small-town business. Overlooking the Pacific Ocean in northern California, …

Posted on Aug 9, 2018 3 min read
  • entrepreneur
  • interview
  • networking
  • marketing
  • referrals
  • information technology

9 business development ideas for creating lasting success

If you ask three entrepreneurs what business development means you’ll probably get three different responses. Why? Because the term actually encompasses multiple concepts: cash flow, brand presence …

Posted on Jul 30, 2018 6 min read
  • business development
  • marketing
  • customer service
  • networking
  • sales

5 ways (and countless tips) to leverage the summer slowdown

As temperatures rise, sales tend to fall. Customers skip off on vacation, spend more time by the pool than in stores and opt for family barbeques over chatting with their accountants. After working …

Posted on Jun 11, 2018 6 min read
  • website
  • content marketing
  • networking
  • customer appreciation
  • customer satisfaction
  • productivity
  • finance

Auxeo Influence

Tell us a bit about your business. Auxeo Influence is a platform for businesses, brands, marketers and anyone who wants to connect with authentic influencers. An influencer is anyone who has a …

Posted on Jun 8, 2018 2 min read
  • business profile
  • marketing
  • influencers
  • networking
  • Auxeo Influence

Interview with Blake Larson: Freelance Film and Commercial Director

This freelancer credits his success to strategic networking and customer referrals and shares his wisdom. Freelance film and commercial director Blake Larson has a gift for transforming his clients’ …

Posted on Feb 8, 2018 3 min read
  • interview
  • entrepreneur
  • referrals
  • networking
  • freelancing

Your local Chamber of Commerce isn’t a relic – it’s a wealth of opportunity

There’s a reason Chamber of Commerce groups still stand strong in a world that revolves around technology – they provide local business owners with a way to connect and network in person, affording …

Posted on Aug 29, 2017 3 min read
  • marketing
  • networking
  • discounts