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4 Reasons Why This Will be the Year of the Woman Entrepreneur

I’ve been an entrepreneur for most of my life. In part, that could be because I’m the only child of a mother who started her first business in the late 1940s. Imagine what it must have been like for her. After the war, very few women even worked outside the home. Times have changed. During […]

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11 email marketing ideas you can use now

It’s a fact of human nature that when we are presented with the same thing over and over again, we become desensitized to it. If you’ve driven the same commute route for years, there are probably days when you get to work and you realize that you didn’t notice anything along the way. It can […]

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5 tips for effective communication in your small business

In business, if you fail to communicate, you fail. And the special difficulty in small business is that you’re required to be an effective communicator in a wide variety of settings to a diverse group of people. For these reasons, it’s always wise to be on the lookout for practical tips for effective communication. At […]

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For increased productivity, these chrome extensions are must-haves

Without a doubt, Google’s Chrome web browser is currently being used more than any other single browser. I have no idea how many hours are spent each day peering intently at Chrome windows, but I know that for more productivity, chrome extensions – if they line up to your web browsing and Internet usage habits […]

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A ‘convenient’ truth to use in your small business

What do these business ventures below have in common? Grubhub Blueapron Amazon Go Yelp WeFuel Mac & Mia Four of these are business models centered around home delivery: GrubHub, which delivers restaurant meals; Blueapron, which delivers meal ingredients and instructions to the home, WeFuel, which will fill your gas tank when it’s parked at home […]

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20 quotes to encourage the new entrepreneur

“Imagination rules the world.” – Napoleon Bonaparte Someone tweeted that quote the other day and I immediately copied it so I could come back to it, share it, and ponder it a bit. I think it makes a great new entrepreneur quote because when you’re starting out on a venture – or hoping to – […]

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Wanted: Women with great business ideas

The Small Business Administration’s 2017 InnovateHER competition is underway with entries being accepted through May 12, 2017. There’s $70,000 in prize money on the line along with other awards and the competition culminates with national winners being named on July 27, 2017. The hard work starts earlier, however. Winners from regional InnovateHER events can go […]

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Easy loyalty hacks to wow your customers

Get on the mailing list at Just Bundt Cakes and they’ll send you a coupon for a free Bundtlet on your birthday. (Don’t say I never did anything for you!) But my point here isn’t to add calories to your diet. I want to point out some of the easiest and most productive hacks to […]

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Taking the Pain Out of Invoicing for Your Small Business

It’s exciting to strike out on your own — to be your own boss. You’re passionate about the product or service you offer and you delight in bringing on new business. However, there is more to building a business than making sales. It’s the backroom administration detail that often drives entrepreneurs crazy. Last year, I […]

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2016 holiday spending and what it means for your small business

If 2016 holiday spending taught us anything, it underscored a message every retailer needs to understand and act on: Sales are moving online and moving to mobile. Failing to appreciate and strategically respond to that fact will doom many retailers – from the corporate giants to the local small businesses. It is already clouding the […]

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