Articles Tagged “Business”

  • Small Business insights for 2011

    Many of our clients are small businesses of diverse industries.  Authors, realtors, performers, doctors, to name a few.  We try whenever possible to share the questions, thoughts and ideas that either we’re working on for our clients or for ourselves at Connected Interactive.  So here are some insights in what we’re looking at for 2011: […]

  • Kwame Kilpatrick: Speech Writing [Part 2 of 2]

    Kwame Kilpatrick has given 100’s of speeches during his political career. He is definitely an experienced speaker. His chief talent, according to him, is public speaking. But you don’t have to be a pro, a politician or have a natural gift for public speaking to be a great speaker. Here are tips 4-6 for public […]

  • Book Publishing: Sell ’em like Hotcakes [SERIES]

    Book marketing is about selling books. More specifically, it is about selling books as fast as possible to as many people as possible. Why fast? Momentum. The faster they fly off the shelves the quicker they need to be restocked, and frequent restocking is a good sign of high demand. However, being a tortoise has […]

  • Networking Tips for the Small Business Owner [SERIES]

    Networking is as important for a small business owner as the bottom line. Networking builds awareness, forms important relationships and increases sales. Here is suggestion one of six networking tips for the small business owner: 1.  Don’t network in bars! Picture this. It is Friday night. You are on drink two. The guy next to […]

  • Why Small Businesses Need Social Media – Your solution

    Small businesses usually have small budgets for advertising and marketing and yet both are essential for keeping a small business profitable and successful. One way small businesses drum up business is by placing ads or other more aggressive actions, like cold calling people who don’t want to be called. The problem with print ads is […]

  • 2nd Annual ‘Shop For a Cause’ brings designer clothes at discount prices Sept 24-26

    Designer brands such as English Laundry, Frankie B., American Apparel, Paul Frank, Justin Timberlake’s William Rast and dozens more will generously put on an amazing sale in Culver City to benefit the Cambodian Children’s Fund from September 24-26, 2010. (Full list of brands below) Inspired by the huge success of 2009’s  Shop for A Cause […]

  • Get Yourself and Your Business the Exposure You Need

    Get Yourself and Your Business the Exposure You Need

    What word best defines your business? Or maybe which words, plural? Are you a dentist, a plumber, a realtor, a painter. Are you local, regional, national or worldwide? Do you have an occupation where you need to stand out among strong competition? In today’s word, there is an easy answer. Social media marketing. Many people […]