4 Ways to Generate Income Producing Leads on Google+

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Let me be clear right from the outset: I am not talking about how to directly sell your products or services on social media. Social media should, first and foremost, be primarily about building relationships and attracting leads, not about making sells. If you do the first, the second will follow. So what do I […]

From Struggle to Success in Your Business Mindset

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“Look deep into my crystal ball.” It’s a classic movie line, uttered by a mysterious gypsy woman to a trembling seeker. The gullible customer lays his money on the table to get a glimpse of his future. When you think about it, most of us act like we’re in the fortune-telling business. We try to […]

7 Reasons Why Hashtags are a MUST in Your Marketing


7 Reasons Why Hashtags are a MUST in Your Marketing

Hashtag: a word or phrase preceded by a hash or pound sign (#) and used to identify messages on a specific topic. –Google Hashtags: Love ‘em or hate ‘em, they’re an integral part of using social media. With reams of content being produced and promoted on social media each and every minute, hashtags provide a […]

10 Simple Tips to Take Advantage of Google+ for SEO

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Google+ is arguably the most powerful social media platform for you and your business from an SEO standpoint. With over 300 million active users as of November of 2013, Google+ is the second most popular Social Media Platform, second only to Facebook. Yep, you heard right – there are more active users on Google+ then on Twitter! […]

Why Every Business Needs a Black Friday Special

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As Thanksgiving 2013 quickly approaches, the day retailers have been planning and waiting for all year is almost upon us. You likely won’t be surprised to learn that Black Friday and the rest of the Thanksgiving weekend represent one the most significant sources of revenue for many retailers. For instance, did you know that: 139.4 […]

Three Secret Keys to Getting More Done In Your Business

Three Secret Keys to Getting More Done In Your Business

Keys that unlock secret doors seem to be the stuff of fairy tales and children’s stories. They can be the missing piece, the last step, in solving a mystery or opening the door to a new world. In our everyday, ordinary business world, there are keys that solve our problems and open the door to […]

How to Use Interest Lists to Find Content Ideas to Share

How to Use Interest Lists to Find Content Ideas to Share

If you have ever posted a Facebook page update and been less than thrilled with the how people respond to it, then this is the post for you. This is perhaps my #1 tip for consistently creating unique, thoughtful, compelling content that gets liked, shared and commented on. But before I dive into the specifics, […]

5 Rocking Hashtag Tools

5 Rocking Hashtag Tools

Hashtag: a word or phrase preceded by a hash sign (#), used on social media sites such as Twitter to identify messages on a specific topic. Source: Google If you haven’t yet ventured outside of Twitter’s simple interface for hashtag management and research, you’re missing out. Twitter is great for basic tweeting, however if you […]