Is there a website in your future? Whether you’re web site building for the first time or revamping an existing site, the wonderful world of web design is always evolving and changing. Site designs fall in and out of style just like those cute wedged heels or that colorful bow tie. The huge difference between changes in fashion and building web sites is that changes in web design are usually driven by function and usability. A site driven solely by design, although intriguing to look … [Read more...] about Designer Fashion in the Web Site Building World
When hiring an Online Business Manager, look for someone with all the skills and temperament of an Air Traffic Controller. You'd be surprised at the number of similarities in job requirements between the two professions! Organization, time management, and communication skills are balanced by the ability to triage tasks in a crisis, stay calm under pressure, and deliver great customer service in a fast-paced work environment. Whether searching for a skilled ATC or hiring the perfect OBM, you … [Read more...] about Hiring the Perfect Online Business Manager
Good intentions are not enough. They've never put an onion in the soup yet. Sonya Levien (screenwriter) I have many good intentions. Eating less, exercising more, blogging consistently. However, none of these things came to fruition simply from my intent. I have to develop a plan and work it regularly. I prefer to be “inspired” when I write. After years of sporadic posting, I've discovered that first I have to create an opportunity for inspiration to grow. I need to set aside time and … [Read more...] about How to be Successful at Posting to Your Blog Consistently
So many entrepreneurs are so ensconced in the day-to-day activities of their business, it's near difficult for them to slow down and do the planning required to create a solid content strategy. So often I hear them ask, "What kind of content should I share?" I'm sure you're no different. You're wondering if sharing all this content will only serve to give your competitors a leg up, you're wondering if you have the energy and time to create for yourself, you're wondering if there's an easier … [Read more...] about What Kind of Content Should I Share?
You keep hearing people buzzwords like "Content is King!", content strategy, content marketing, and you wonder if all the hype means something. It does. The marketing environment is changing and those changes are being driven by consumers. Their time is valuable and if they are spending time being pitched to - you - the marketer must provide them something in return. That 'something in return' can be as simple as a minute of entertainment or a great idea that benefits them. Whatever it … [Read more...] about 7 Reasons Why Content Creation is Important