Tips on Jump-Starting Your Small Business (Contribution from Jackie Lam)

The following post comes to us from Jackie Lam, contributing writer for HiCharlie.com, an online resource for budgeting, saving and tracking finances. This post was originally published here. Are you daydreaming of being your own boss? Whether entrepreneurs are manifesting their business plans by securing financing, drumming up marketing plans, and expanding their network by meeting … Continue reading Tips on Jump-Starting Your Small Business (Contribution from Jackie Lam)

6 Tips to Push Through Procrastination

If there is anyone who can say they have never once struggled with procrastination, brain block or fighting off distractions to stay on task, I would be highly interested in talking to this person. Either they are a machine or they don’t know how to identify the urge to procrastinate and do it unknowingly. I’d … Continue reading 6 Tips to Push Through Procrastination

37 Questions Every New Communications Grad Wants Answered

Earlier this month I had the pleasure of heading back to my Alma mater, Penn State for the spring meeting of the Alumni Society Board on which I currently service as the Outreach Chair. In addition to much "official  business," I enjoyed many authentic interactions with students, faculty, and other alums. This time around, it … Continue reading 37 Questions Every New Communications Grad Wants Answered

3 Tips for Improving the Speed of Your Website (Contribution from Nick Galov)

The following post comes to us from Nick Galov, Community Manager at Hosting Tribunal. In this article Nick shares insight and expertise to help businesses improve the speed of their websites.  Everybody knows you need strong content to have a successful website. However, content is not everything. You also need good website performance or else nobody … Continue reading 3 Tips for Improving the Speed of Your Website (Contribution from Nick Galov)

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Increase Employee Productivity (Contribution from Keith Coppersmith)

The following post comes to us from Keith Coppersmith, an experienced business consultant who serves small businesses and startups. Employees are the very core of every business. Without employees, you simply cannot do what's necessary on your own in order to grow or develop your business further. However, simply having employees is sometimes not enough to … Continue reading 5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Increase Employee Productivity (Contribution from Keith Coppersmith)

Why Virtual Businesses are the New Norm (Contribution from Ujëbardha Bekolli of SAHMJobs)

The following post comes to us from Ujebardha Bekolli who is a writer for mother-works.com. MotherWorks is a job portal designed to bring together stay at home moms and recruiters. The platform also brings helpful articles in the blog section regarding mothers who want to return to the workforce. Why Virtual Businesses are the New Norm … Continue reading Why Virtual Businesses are the New Norm (Contribution from Ujëbardha Bekolli of SAHMJobs)

How to Master Customer Support for your Small Business (Contribution from Keith Coppersmith)

The following post comes to us from Keith Coppersmith, an experienced business consultant who serves small businesses and startups. How to Master Customer Support for your Small Business Did you know that 51% of customers stop doing business after just one negative experience? Research further shows that businesses lose over $62 billion every year on poor … Continue reading How to Master Customer Support for your Small Business (Contribution from Keith Coppersmith)