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Google Glass Is Baaaack...And Other Small Business Tech News This Week

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them? <b></b><p><b>1 — It’s baaaack! Google Glass has received its first update in years.</b><p>Remember Google Glass, the early version of smart glasses that cost $1,500 and never really took off with …

Google Glass

Best 5 Tips for Introverted Entrepreneurs

The stereotypical entrepreneur thrives on personal interaction. They’re comfortable walking up to strangers and talking about their business, they …

Entrepreneurship

5 Reasons Why Your Business is Losing Leads

geralt / Pixabay<p>Leads are the lifeblood of just about every business.<p>They’re the fuel that keeps the engine going. With a steady influx of targeted …

Digital Marketing

A Professional Website Can Help Any Woman Fulfill Her Business Aspirations

I am Aisha Olson, the mother of a four year-old son. I work for a software concern and I am here to share my tips about spending time with my kid and …

Lifestyle

5 Tiny Business Habits That Will Make Your Small Business More Money

Do these five things every day and you can make more money this year.<p>It took me quite a long time to figure out one profound truth: Multi-tasking won’t always help your business grow. So, for the entrepreneurs who are just starting: Start small. Don't try to do everything at once. Instead, focus on …

Small Business

4 Simple Tips to Protecting Your Business From Cyber Attacks

Are you doing everything you can to keep your business safe?<p>The internet is responsible for trillions of dollars in annual retail sales, and a study by Statista reveals that in 2016, an estimated 1.61 billion people worldwide purchase goods online.<p>This data shows how the market has changed. Every …

Anti-Virus Software

How to Boost Sales Using 4 Apps You Already Use

Ready to increase awareness and sales for your business, no matter the size? Then give these specific social media tactics a try.<p>Chances are, if you're reading this article and you're a small business owner, startup founder, or other kind of entrepreneur, you read a lot of helpful content. For this …

Social Media Marketing

10 things I wish someone had told me about becoming a freelancer

When I started shooting several years ago, I never imagined I would be able to make my hobby an actual career…however, this career choice did not …

Entrepreneurship

Eight Proven Fitness Marketing Strategies That Get Trainers More Clients

, CommunityVoice<p>Shutterstock<p>Whether you’re fresh out of PT school and new to the business of fitness, or you’ve just picked up the keys to your own gym and you’re ready to add to your client base, your fitness business can’t grow without marketing.<p>Maybe you, like many personal trainers, would just …

Marketing

Industry Insight: How Your Favorite Gaming Keyboard Could Topple An Entire Business

Industry Insight: How Your Favorite Gaming Keyboard Could Topple An Entire Business<p>Why any device connected to your business ecosystem could present …

Cybersecurity

6 Common Sense Questions Every Startup Needs to Ask to Survive

Today anyone can come up with a startup and enter the world of entrepreneurship. With the formation of a digital marketplace, things are quite …

Customer Service

Top Books Recommended on the Podcast “The Top Entrepreneurs”

225 books ranked by number of times mentioned on the podcast The Top Entrepreneurs in Money, Marketing, Business and Life By Nathan Latka<p>1. <b>The Hard</b> …

Success

13 Sure Fire Tips for Marketing Senior Portrait Photography

<b>One of the most difficult tasks any business owner faces is marketing and finding clients. Without clients, we don't have a business, but without</b> …

Portrait Photography

How to Keep Your Employees from Being Your Biggest Security Risk

Employees in a small business are a soft target for cyber criminals. How do you protect your business?<p>When it comes to your business's security, employees can be your weakest point.<p>Employees make a soft target for cyber criminals to take advantage of. Phishing emails and other types of attacks may …

Small Business

Every ‘Mompreneur’ Needs a Website

My blog focuses on parenting, being a mom and working, travelling with your kids, and also ways to improve your home. I give new and helpful tips …

Lifestyle

If Your Business Doesn't Sell, Can You Still Retire?

After investing thousands of dollars and multiple years in their companies, many owners have the dream of one day selling their business. Yet most …

Small Business

Are you ready to franchise your business?

June 25, 2017: Does your company have what it takes to be the next Edible Arrangements or Subway? Shelly Sun, the chair of the International …

Listen to Social media Radio🎙 You're gonna love it!

Michael Stelzner, Social Media Examiner<p>BUSINESS<p>Social Media Examiner’s Michael Stelzner helps your business navigate the social jungle with success …

Social Media Marketing

Element AI

Discover the power of artificial intelligence for your business.<p>What We Do<p>We’re turning the world’s leading AI research into transformative business …

Artificial Intelligence

3 Ways to Get People to Buy Your Product (Especially if They're On the Fence)

Leads are the lifeblood of any small business.<p>Without paying customers, a business cannot grow revenue and succeed over the long run. And without enough leads, a business won't have prospects to convert into those valuable customers.<p>In a poll of small business owners, my company found that growing …

Marketing

Increase Your Business Acumen with These 12 Books

If you're an entrepreneur, reading should be a part of your daily routine. These titles are a great way to start.<p>As exciting and exhilarating as starting a business can be, running and growing a company can present a major challenge.<p>Increasing your business acumen should be one of your top …

Entrepreneurship

Upgrading your business to a digital operating system

One element of a successful digital transformation is developing a new way of operating that relies on the right talent, prioritizing speed, and …

Innovation

Three Things to Do Before You Open Your Business

Making the company do the work, not you<p>Why reinvent the wheel? The most successful businesses in the world are all based on commodities, not products. "Product life" is measured in months, not years, and as soon as you introduce a "product," understand that others in your business are going to …

Lead Generation

How Your Startup Can Harness The Power of Social Media

, CommunityVoice<p>Shutterstock<p>Thank goodness we don’t have to rely on mailers and word-of-mouth to market our businesses anymore. Now, thanks to social media, business owners can advertise their services and interact with customers with just the click of a mouse or the touch of a screen. Social media …

Social Media Marketing

3 critical challenges your business incubator should solve

To develop an idea into a business, incubation seems to be the new industry “normal.” There are thousands of incubators worldwide and each year that number is continuing to grow. There are private, public and corporate incubators, many with a distinct focus on local economies, global, communities, …

Startups

This Small Personal Touch Will Make a Huge Difference in Your Business

Relying on email for thank-yous and other follow-ups could be costing you business.<p>Email is great for fast communication, but it often lacks personalization, personality, tone and emotion. It's hard to feel grateful, moved or impacted by an email, no matter how authentic the sender was with their …

Customer Service

How the Rise of Robots Will Affect Small Businesses

By laying the groundwork for automation now, you can achieve better outcomes for your business in the short term and later, when you eventually decide to exit the company.<p>The robots are coming.<p>It sounds like a line from a B-grade science fiction movie, but the rise of robots is a reality for …

Small Business

Obstacles faced by entrepreneurs

Being an entrepreneur could have you feeling like you’re part of a rollercoaster ride. One minute you peak to the top and your business is doing …

Entrepreneurship

How To Tell If You Could Be Doing More To Grow Your Business

Most companies measure performance but few measure their growth capacity. They should.<p>Most businesses track current performance through measures like sales volume, margin, or service levels. But few try to estimate or measure maximum capacity. We know how we are doing--but we don't know how we're …

Small Business

7 Growth Hacks You Need to Implement If You Want to Succeed Online

With the advent of the internet, the world has become a global village where business people are leveraging the potential of expanding into untapped …

eCommerce