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Entrepeneurs, Marketing, Operations, Small Business

Tips for Writing Your Goals and SMART Objectives

How Do I Start Creating Goals and Objectives? In a previous blog post, I talked about the rationale for setting goals and objectives and how it helps your business.  I defined the difference between a goal and an objective as well as provided some concrete examples of a business goal and a business objective.  Everyone's… Continue reading Tips for Writing Your Goals and SMART Objectives

Entrepeneurs, Healthcare Marketing, Marketing, Networking, Referrals, Small Business Marketing

Top 5 Questions You Should Answer Before Joining a Networking Group

Why Should You Join a Networking Group? If you are new to networking and unsure of the benefits of networking, then this blog post is for you.  Lately, I've been attending at least 1-2 networking events per week, to help spread the word about my marketing and sales business.  Networking is extremely powerful and can… Continue reading Top 5 Questions You Should Answer Before Joining a Networking Group

Entrepeneurs, Marketing, Operations, Productivity, Small Business, Small Business Marketing, Training

FREE Small Business and Marketing Seminars!

If you are based in Vancouver, BC or somewhere in the Lower Mainland, Small Business BC has partnered up with WorkSafe BC to offer up a full month of free seminars.  For the month of June, all seminars are free (they usually are $49+ per session).  There is a wide range of seminars that talk… Continue reading FREE Small Business and Marketing Seminars!

Entrepeneurs, Marketing, Productivity, Small Business

Driving Your Business Forward: Why We Need Goals and Objectives

Why Should You Set Goals & Objectives? You hear it all the time, most likely from someone like myself who says, "You should really have some goals and objectives for your business and marketing".  I'll also be the first to admit that setting goals and objectives are not easy but they are a necessary part of running… Continue reading Driving Your Business Forward: Why We Need Goals and Objectives

Marketing, Search Engine Marketing, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Small Business Marketing

Should I Invest Time and Money into Bing and Yahoo?

Is Google the Only Search Engine to Invest in? Google is usually top of mind for most small businesses and marketers when talking about search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM).  In 2017, approximately 3.5 million worldwide searches PER DAY were performed on Google alone.  This means approximately 75% of searches are performed… Continue reading Should I Invest Time and Money into Bing and Yahoo?

Entrepeneurs, Operations, Productivity

Review of 24Slides, PowerPoint Templates

Free (!!) PowerPoint Templates for Businesses About a year ago, a company called 24Slides posted on LinkedIn asking people to comment if they wanted to get some free Powerpoint slide templates.  Curious, I said yes and I'm so glad I did.  They emailed a link to a free Powerpoint template and I was quite impressed… Continue reading Review of 24Slides, PowerPoint Templates