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3 Things to Consider When Taking Out a Loan for Your Business

. {display:none !important;} .code-block {display:none !important;} .sovrn_ad_unit  {display:none !important;} Loans are something almost every American has taken at some point in their lives. Let’s say you’re starting your own business and need all the capital you can get in order to fund key components of your business functions, taking out a quick personal loan can be the helpful leg up to ensuring success for certain parts of your business. Even if you don’t have a spotles...
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4 Tips to Improve Data Breach Response

Today’s remote-centric workplace means we are relying on digital tools and processes more than ever before. This has caused risk in data breach activity. Brand giants such as Twitter, EasyJet and Zoom are just a few of the major cases that have made headlines over the past months. Unfortunately, the phrase ‘a data breach is just a matter of time’ is now more relevant than ever for any company, regardless of its size or vertical. If anything, companies must face the fact that a data breach can im...
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Top 7 Modern Marketing Techniques of 2021

Even groundbreaking products need exceptional marketing to succeed. New technology trends expand the scope & creativity of marketing practices. Brands that blend the latest technology trends with innovative marketing build a “one of a kind” presence. Technologies define how people interact with each other and with brands. With each technological evolution, a person’s way of life gets a makeover.  Companies looking to engage their audience have to get on board with the latest, freshest, and the t...
Tags: Google, Business, New York, Sales & Marketing, Voice, Omnichannel, Right Now, Rawpixel, Amazon Echo Google, Veronica Hanks, Insivia


The Pandemic & Recession Could Cause a Huge Tax Debt Spike in 2021

Here’s How Small Business Owners Can Prepare The coronavirus pandemic triggered a global economic crisis, and placed the United States in an official recession as of June 2020. Hardest hit by this pandemic recession have been American workers; in April 2020, the U.S. unemployment rate skyrocketed to a staggering 14.7% before eventually dropping to a still-high 6.7% in November 2020. These were the highest unemployment rates since the Great Recession in 2009 and even mirrored jobless rates not se...
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The Number of Social Media Users Has Skyrocketed—but Platform Popularity Is Fickle

To no one’s surprise, global usage of social media rose last year (2020) during the coronavirus pandemic—beating expectations—according to a report from eMarketer. Last year saw almost 150 million more social network users worldwide than eMarketer predicted its November 2019 forecast, totaling 3.23 billion people—close to 81% of all internet users. Plus, eMarketer revised its estimates for the major social platforms—upward. But while Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, and Twitter have all added new ...
Tags: Facebook, Business, Instagram, India, Sales & Marketing, Emarketer, Right Now, Facebook Instagram, Facebook Instagram Snapchat, Rawpixel


Things to Keep in Mind While Choosing Business Card Printing Solutions

Business cards are the gateway to the company’s brand and the status of an employee. They can open doors, inform potential clients of the holder’s value, connections, and ability. What should you focus on when choosing the right printing solutions for business cards? Here are 4 important elements a professional printing agency should have: Fast Turnaround During any networking event, the transfer of numerous business cards is standard practice. This is the case for marketing events, client m...
Tags: Business, UK, Sales & Marketing, James Martin, Right Now, Rawpixel, Eazy Print


How Loyalty Marketing Can Save Your Business

It doesn’t matter if you have a small or big company; the customer’s loyalty is essential. Repeat clients spend up to 67% more than new clients. What is more, it is up to 10X more expensive to try to pull new clients than to stay with those already doing business with you. For business owners searching for real ways to make and keep up customer loyalty, you have to implement some of these loyal marketing techniques. Make Effective Approaches to Communicate with Clients/Customers  Constant...
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Digital Marketing Tips For a More Successful Holiday Shopping Season

As we head into an unprecedented holiday season where e-commerce will undoubtedly dominate the shopping landscape, it’s more important than ever for small businesses to focus their efforts on digital marketing tactics to reach their customers. Online shopping has skyrocketed within the past few months with consumers increasing shopping online by 28%, and retailers are accommodating holiday shopping earlier than ever in hopes to ramp up sales after a sluggish year due to the pandemic. For many sm...
Tags: Google, Business, America, Sales & Marketing, United States, Steve, Right Now, Information Systems, Rawpixel, Retail Systems Research, Steven Clayton, Google My Business Profile, Steven Clayton CEO of NetBlaze


Understanding the Importance of Keeping Your Website Up to Date With Design Trends

Your website is usually the first thing that a lot of people see about your business. This makes it even more important for you to present the best possible site, and that means that you need to make sure that your website is up to date. This means that you need to make sure that not only is your site design presenting the most up-to-date information about your business, but that the site itself takes advantage of the newest techniques and software. While it can be difficult to keep up with the ...
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6 Tips to Make the Most Out of the 2020 Holiday Shopping Season 

Despite COVID-19, 86% of consumers still plan on buying from small- and medium-sized businesses this holiday season. With so many consumers ready to shop till they drop, it’s time to giddy up and get to planning if you haven’t already. So, ready to make the most out of this 2020 holiday shopping season? Keep reading… Planning for the 2020 holiday shopping season ‘Tis the season … well, the holiday shopping season, that is. As you likely know by now, the holiday shopping season consists ...
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Why Your Small Business Needs a Professional Website During COVID-19

. {display:none !important;} .code-block {display:none !important;} .sovrn_ad_unit  {display:none !important;} As of this writing, COVID-19 cases are, once again, on the rise across the U.S. Not good news for small businesses that are still struggling as a result of previous safer-at-home orders. Small businesses need to do everything they can to survive, and that includes designing a website that keeps customers engaged, connected, and informed. Your Business’s Front Door Not su...
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How to Create a Capsule Wardrobe on a Budget

Source: Rawpixel.com/shutterstock.com Whether you’re looking to maximize your closet space or avoid spending too much money on shopping throughout the year, the capsule wardrobe is a genius way to build a collection of compatible staples that you can wear in an infinite number of ways. When you build a solid collection of items that mix and match seamlessly, you can make tons of fresh, beautiful outfits without anyone knowing that you’ve worn the piece before! From finding basic tops that g...
Tags: Fashion, Basics, Closet Organization, Rawpixel, Wardrobe Essentials, Wardrobe Staples, Workwear Basics, Refresh Your Wardrobe, Work Fashion Basics, Lin Xiu Xiu


Social Media During the Election: Make Sure Your Business is Seen

Social media is an essential tool used by all businesses, and has become a critical consumer touch-point in our now digital-first world. Yet, with the advent of the 2020 election in the U.S., companies of all sizes are dealing with the same singular issue; how do you build an online community during chaotic, polarizing events? One misstep and a business could ruin its relationship with a large portion of their consumers. This is why it’s imperative to understand and actively strategize social me...
Tags: Facebook, Business, Sales & Marketing, Right Now, Rawpixel, Emily Lenning


5 Amazing Facts You Didn’t Know About the Importance of Logo Design

What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear about a company or product? Is it their tagline, services, or products? Many times the first thing that comes in a consumer’s mind is the brand’s logo! How many famous brand logos do you remember when you hear names like apple, McDonald’s, Firefox, Amazon, or the famous Starbucks? That is the characteristic of a good logo, it is always unique so that the customer clearly remembers a brand logo without confusing it with any other brand...
Tags: Business, Sales & Marketing, Dallas, Starbucks, Right Now, McDonald, Facebook LinkedIn, Rawpixel, Firefox Amazon, Fernando Groves


6 Ways to Double Your Productivity While Working at Home

Productivity when working at home can be a challenge. It’s a different environment from an office building, a library, or a coffee shop. Those are places where many can buckle down. Your home, however, is a more comfortable environment. Typically, it’s where you return to relax after a day of work. That doesn’t mean that you can’t be productive at home. You might not be able to simply turn on a switch, but there are still ways to boost production from home. There are ways you can set yourself up...
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Rethinking Business Travel Post-pandemic

All over the world, governments are still working to contain COVID-19. Worldwide lockdown measures and restricted travel have heavily impacted many industries. In particular, the travel industry has been hit hard, and according to reports from some travel agencies, it’s very likely that business travel will not return to normal until 2021. In this article John Charnock, CEO of StressFreeCarRental.com, takes a look at how corporate travel can adapt, recover, and look to hit the ground running wh...
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10 Creative Ways To Use Polls In Instagram Stories

Customers today expect a more authentic connection from the brands they patronize, and the best way to connect with your customers is through social media polls. Facebook remains the largest social media platform, but Instagram has continued to grow in popularity, especially among younger audiences. Instagram now has over 1 billion users and one of the best ways to drive engagement on the platform is with Instagram Stories. Instagram stories let you post videos and photos to your Instagram accou...
Tags: Facebook, Business, Instagram, Sales & Marketing, Harry, Vanity Fair, Sephora, Right Now, Meghan, General Electric GE, Rawpixel, Instagram Stories, Instagram Stories Instagram, IKEA USA, LinkedIn polls, Sylvain Bailly


How Business Owners Can Market Amidst the COVID-19 Mayhem

As small businesses across the country advance along their reopening journeys, owners are hyper-focused on getting customers back through their doors, dividing their attention between marketing to repeat patrons and appealing to prospects. But with so many other areas of business for them to focus on to get their spaces fully functional—from managing daily operations, to ensuring their businesses are following updated safety and sanitation protocols—owners need a marketing strategy that’s as eff...
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Crowdsourced Delivery Helps Small-Business Retailers Survive COVID-19

In the COVID-19 era, with many Americans sheltering in place at home, small retailers are facing an existential crisis: an overwhelming decline in foot traffic to their stores. Small business owners across all industries have taken up the challenge of serving customers when they can’t visit them in-person – and that’s where “crowdsourced delivery” comes in. The term might be new to you, but you’ve likely already tried it, or something like it – if you’ve used an app to have food delivered to you...
Tags: Amazon, Business, Roadie, Right Now, Rawpixel, US Postal Service UPS, Thomas Angst, SMB Development at Roadie


Small and Medium Business SEO: Guidelines You Should Follow

It’s easier than ever to start and maintain a small and medium-sized business. That’s why their numbers keep growing each year. Even though it’s easy to start a business, it doesn’t mean it’s easy to stay in the business game for a long time. The increasing number of SMBs means that there is simply a lot more competition. Beating your adversaries on Google is one of the best things you can do, so small companies need to invest in their SEO strategies. But the question is, how? That’s what we’re ...
Tags: Google, Business, Sales & Marketing, Right Now, Rawpixel, Business Intelligence Development, Michael Zhou, Esprittoday Medium


Why Internet Privacy Has Become More Valuable During Pandemic?

Since the pandemic has hit the world, as expected, cyberattacks have increased in number and severity. As organizations have facilitated remote work, it has given cybercriminals and hackers the new opportunities to exploit uncertainty. During the pandemic, 89% of small businesses are working from home according to the research carried out by Cyber Readiness Institute. 43% of the overall cyberattacks are targeted towards small businesses which has led all of us believe that internet privacy and c...
Tags: Business, UK, China, Russia, US, Management, Ibm, North America, Right Now, SonicWall, Rawpixel, Information Security, Brett Thompson, Cyber Readiness Institute, Cybint Solutions, Efficient Services Escrow Group


How to Cut Down Energy Costs for Small Businesses

It’s possible to conserve energy in lots of different ways in the workplace. Those can be achieved with minor improvements in the actions of employees. Sometimes, sitting back and letting your workers know that you’d like them to care more about electricity bills and how to save money will be more than enough to make them more cautious and diligent! We’ve managed to gather the most important tips to save energy.  The power-saving strategies we listed for you should help you save more energy than...
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9 ways to start a conversation with absolutely anyone

Use what you know about them. The Good Brigade/Getty Many fear public speaking — and that can extend to one-on-one conversations. But skipping the small talk and asking their opinion or recommendation can get the ball rolling. Use what you know about them to start a conversation, or ask about their interests. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.  LinkedIn Influencer Bernard Marr published this post originally on LinkedIn.Did you know that public speaking is often rated the n...
Tags: Networking, Life, Friends, Careers, Trends, Strategy, Linkedin, Features, Nordic, Mary, Contributor, Bernard Marr, Rawpixel, LinkedIn Influencer, Contributor 2019, Taiyou Nomachi Digital Vision Getty


The perfect way to start an email — and 29 greetings you should avoid

Not sure how to start an email? Here's what the experts say. mentatdgt/Shutterstock The perfect way to start an email, especially when you're writing to a stranger, is to keep it simple.Email greetings you should avoid are ones that could be construed as too casual, too formal, or even insulting.Here's how to start an email the right way.Visit BusinessInsider.com for more stories.Figuring out how to start an email or instant message — especially when you're writing to someone you don't ...
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Mortgage Refinancing: All You Need to Know

. {display:none !important;} .code-block {display:none !important;} .sovrn_ad_unit  {display:none !important;} Refinancing simply means taking another loan to pay off your current loan for a lower interest rate. This is what you should seek if you’re aiming to have your monthly payments or principal to be lowered or to be able to save money in the long run. Doing this is the best option if you’re able to lower your interest rate by one-half to three-quarters of a percentage point o...
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Workers’ Compensation Guide for the Self-employed

Being self-employed allows you to do business your way. Whether you are running an online store, building web apps, or providing pet care, you will need to make big decisions about how you establish your business practices, including accounting, taxes, and the types of insurance you carry. Because there are large differences in self-run business models, it can be confusing to determine the best practices around self-employed workers’ comp insurance. You will want to consider legal requirements f...
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6 Reasons to Consider Buying a Business During the COVID-Era

With a significant rise in layoffs and unemployment as a result of COVID-19, thousands of people are out of work, with a possible recession bubbling just below the surface. While all of this may sound dire, it could also be the perfect time to consider buying a business – in fact, some of the greatest businesses were born out of economic downturn. First Choice Business Brokers, a franchise assisting entrepreneurs in buying/selling middle-market businesses nationwide, has seen first-hand an influ...
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A Beautiful 1897 Illustrated Book Shows How Flowers Become Art Nouveau Designs

The art of drawing is not the art of observing forms and objects alone, it is not mere mimicry of these objects; it is the art of knowing how far and wherein, and with what just limitations, those forms and objects can be reproduced in a picture, or in a decorative work. - Eugène Grasset, 1896 Flowers loomed large in Art Nouveau, from the voluptuous floral headpieces that crowned Alphonse Mucha's female figures to the stained glass roses favored by architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Graphic d...
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5 Best Blogging Platforms & Sites Of 2020 (Most Are Free)

A lot of people assume that there are a lot of costs associated with blogging, but the truth of the matter is that it is relatively cheap (and sometimes even free) to get your blog running. The power of blogging has been established countless times- companies who blog are 97% more likely to get links to their website. This is not exactly surprising since a whopping 77% of all interest users read blogs. Even creating a blog of your own can be a great way to make money on the side. Unfortunately n...
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How Small Business Owners Can Effectively Train Their Employees in Our COVID-19 Era

In the wake of COVID-19, many businesses, both large and small, have needed to shift their overall training policies in order to become compliant with current rules and regulations. As small businesses, although it may be challenging, it is also imperative to educate, train and prepare our employees for a post-COVID world as we begin to phase out of this era, hopefully sometime in the near future. In order to prioritize their needs, as well as arm them with the most up-to-date information, here ...
Tags: Business, Cdc, Management, San Diego, Right Now, Piedmont, Rawpixel, COVID, Kristi Melick, Small Business Employee Training