In this issue…
- Upcoming Events
- A Word From Rhonda
- Top 5 Tips for Ramping up Your Small Business This Summer
- VA Monthly Tips
- Current Industry Trends: Can you use Instagram in your small business?
- Software Pick: Sprout Social
Upcoming Events / Offers
LIVE Webinar: Cyber Crime 101: What to Look For
Presenter: Bradi Von Noy Hays, Senior
When: Thursday, June 19, 2014 @ 1pm EST / 10am PT
Host: SCORE Association
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A word from Rhonda…
In last month’s edition I fondly referred to my children as my “baby boy” and my “baby girl” and it was pointed out to me to those of you who don’t know me or my family they may not realize the actual ages of my children and leave people assuming that I have babies at home when in fact they are not babies at all. So to clarify on this my “baby boy” is in fact a young adult and has turned into a fine young man, and my “baby girl” is 10 years old. I always refer to my children in this way and my daughter is also often referred to as my little ladybug or bug. Terms of endearment as I’m sure many of you have with your children and/loved ones. Rest assured they are no longer babies, but growing into fine young people and I am one proud mama!
It has been busier than ever and I’m experiencing growing pains. LOL! It’s a good thing! Ya’ll know that growing pains can be difficult, exciting and … Read more →
Top 5 Tips for Ramping Up Your Small Business this Summer
It’s almost summertime and the tendency for so many of us small business owners is to take a break. Unfortunately if you’re a business owner breaks aren’t always possible. If you really want to stay above water and maybe even get a leg up in your business this summer use it as a time to ramp things up instead of slow things down.
So, today I have for you my Top 5 Tips for Ramping Up your Small Business this Summer: Read more →
VA Monthly Tips
Q : Why would a small business owner need to use a project management system?
A : I recently received this reader question about a small business owner’s need for a project management system. First, in case you’re not familiar with what a project management system is let’s define it. Project management systems are tools that help organize, moderate, and complete a project. Read more →
EYE ON IT
Current Industry Trends: Can You Use Instagram In Your Small Business?
We all know that social media is hot. You probably also know that there are a ton of platforms: Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Google Plus, and finally Instagram. How does a small business owner keep up with them all and better yet can any small business owner use all those platforms? Read more →
Software Pick: SproutSocial
As a small business owner an important piece of business is marketing. Fortunately, in today’s society there are many free and inexpensive ways to market your business. One of the most popular and most effective ways is using social media. However, there are so many social media platforms, that one might find it difficult to keep up with them all. That’s why having a social media software to help manage them all can be a very smart investment. Read more →