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How small is your Small Business?

As 2018 draws to its end, I want to send a message out there to EVERYONE who has dreams, who wants to start their own business. Do not be intimidated by the term Small Business. I run a small business, I am all. I am CEO, CFO, Marketing, everything....

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HTTPS is your friend

You have created a great website. You are hoping to sell and make great revenue. There is a caveat that is pretty important. If your website is a simple http://www…….com, your visitors will see a “NOT SECURE” next to your web address. This will make them skeptical to continue...

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Marketing Ethics

I don’t know about you, but I am sick and tired with the current marketing strategies of certain companies. You are invited to watch a video, or a landing page, and it literally loses me in the first 5 seconds. You will ask why? Well, I don’t want to...

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The uphill marathon toward entrepreneurship

Hi everyone! Have been traveling a lot this summer and have been observing a lot of stuff. There is a frenzy for blogging, for success, for more, more, more and more. S T O P! Start thinking and calm down. When will OK be good enough? I do not...

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Avoid tech support phone scams

This happened to me today, and because I am very vigilant, I hung up on them. Here is the article from Microsoft’s own site: Cybercriminals don’t just send fraudulent email messages and set up fake websites. They might also call you on the telephone and claim to be from...

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Victims of Employment Scams Speak Out

I had to share this article for all of you. This is an older article, BUT very very serious and applies to today! Don’t fall for scams! March 6, 2009 By JIM AVILA and ANN VARNEY, Jim Avila, via 20/20 Adding insult to injury during a recession, some people...

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Holidays are around the corner

November is already here and with it starts a frenzy of spending. This is a very good time to budget your expenses, because most of my clients come to me wide eyed after the Holidays asking themselves where all the money went. We tend to forget that the year...

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Pricing yourself and services

When you offer any kind of professional service, you have to know how much to charge. Be prepared, look around. Do an online search for similar services and check out prices. Do not go over your local Market, but do not under charge either. It is really strange, but...

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Facebook Business Page Traps

Lately, I’ve come across the same problem over and over again. Most of my clients are gang ho with all the fuss about creating business pages, blogs, websites with WordPress plugins, SEO webinars and are all confused. I see fan pages coming up in staggering numbers, but they get...

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About a new friend, Mike Omar

I rarely write about others in my blog. This one though not only caught my attention, but also made me change my simple blog to a website-blog. Looking around to buy a new book for my Kindle, I saw a title that captured my curiosity: HOW TO START A...

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