Category Archive: small business success

Is that a Problem Holding You Back, or is it Fear?

Don't let Fear Hold You Back

Often, it’s our fears that hold us back, not the obstacles that we think are in our way. If you’re stuck, make sure you are addressing the real issue. Fixing symptoms is not the same as fixing the problem.

Don’t be a Chester — Go for your Full Potential

chester the eagle

Are you a Chester? Are you letting your flock keep you from finding your true passion and potential in life? Maybe you just need someone to believe in you and show you what the world could really hold for you.

Technorati wants a code

It’s time to list your blog in directories. I just added my blog to Technorati.

Every Marketer Needs a Swipe File

marketing swipe files help you get creative

Having a great swipe file is one of the ways good marketers improve their success rates. Find out what should be in your swipe file to help you boost your creativity.

You asked “How do I get business credit?” Here’s the answer

If you’ve ever asked, “How do I get business credit?” then here’s a quick and easy step-by-step guide to get you started. You’ll learn the basics, like what is Paydex, how do you set up a company profile at Dun and Bradstreet, what companies are most likely to grant you initial credit, and more.

Meet — Relationship Building Made Easy is a great way to connect with others. Use it to find prospective clients and business partners with these simple steps.

An Often Overlooked Little Marketing Success Engine: Classified Ads

Classified ads are an often overlooked marketing technique that could actually generate a substantial number of leads and sales. Here are some ideas to get classified ads working for you.

Where to use the Right Keywords

Congratulations!  You’ve now thought about keywords and should be beginning to see the impact they can have on your online success.  But doing the research is only half the puzzle — now you have to use them.  The first step is to review of your list of potential keywords  and keyword phrases and pick the …

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Submit Your Site to Directories for an Instant Boost in Traffic


Submitting your site to online business directories is one of the best and fastest ways to boost traffic to your site. Here are some reasons why you should take the time to do it. Oh, and here are six directories that I think are worth the price of reading.

Getting the Most Out of Online Forums


Forums are a great way to establish credibility and keep a finger on the pulse of a community. Participants in forums tell it like it is, and there’s a wealth of marketing information you can glean if you just take the time to read. Plus getting backlinks for search engine optimzation isn’t bad, either.

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