Top Marketing Trends for Small Businesses in 2017

Top Marketing Trends for Small Businesses in 2017

Marketing Strategy
Happy New Year! Did you enjoy your holidays? Good! Now that you've recovered from your holiday fun, it's time to take a deep breath and get ready for a strong year with plenty of success. As anyone in marketing can tell you, yearly success is dependent on having your pulse on the latest trends. What worked last week or last month or last year isn't going to get it done. At best, it's a quick way to tread water instead of being innovative. For marketers, it's the lifeblood of their work. Anyone doesn't do their research is bound to fail, and hurt their company in the process. In short, get your resume ready if you decide to take a long mental vacation to start the year. A smart marketing executive…
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The Top Five Problems Small Businesses Face and How to Overcome Them

The Top Five Problems Small Businesses Face and How to Overcome Them

Tips and Tools
There’s nothing easy about starting your own business. The road to success is a bumpy one indeed and you’re sure to encounter some problems along the way. There’s no need to worry, however, because every problem has a solution. Just like anything else, building your business is a process that takes a lot of work. The Top Five Problems Small Businesses Face and How to Overcome Them We’re going to take a look at a few problems you’re likely to run into and how you can overcome them. 1. Developing a Business Plan Before you even get started you need to develop a business plan. Your mission statement for what you want to achieve with your business needs to be very clear. If you don’t have set goals, you won’t…
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