Supercharge Your Marketing Plan for 2016

Tick tock, tick tock. Have you given any thought to marketing your business next year?

Marketing plan development can feel like a daunting task, but if you approach it knowing there’s no one-size-fits-all solution, then that should help ease some of the stress. Taking the time to think about it now (as opposed to January) will also help.
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Managing Social Media Burnout: Tips & Tricks

Do you feel you’re drowning in tweets or your Facebook newsfeed? Do you cringe when people talk about the newest social platform? Do you hate terms like “social engagement“? Do you follow social media best practices, but still feel stressed about it all the time? Do you long for the good old days when all your phone did was make calls?

You, my friend, are likely suffering from social media burnout. Here’s how to work through it before you throw your computer or smartphone out the window.
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6 Tips for Evaluating the Competitive Landscape

Crowdfunding 101
It’s important to understand what your competitors do right and wrong, since you’ll want to avoid their mistakes while taking their marketing “wins” to the next level.

Here are six strategies for effectively evaluating the competitive landscape.
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How to Ask Customers for Reviews (without Annoying Them)

Entrepreneur Mind Games
Your customers just paid for your products or services, so asking them to do one more thing, like leaving a review, might feel like too much. But it’s important to keep in mind that reviews matter. And happy customers don’t mind giving them. Continue reading “How to Ask Customers for Reviews (without Annoying Them)”