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The Recommended Times to Post on Social Media

Running the social media channels for your business or blog? You’re likely using a scheduling program’s optimized posting time suggestions or assumptions like “post at lunchtime” to schedule your posts, but that’s not netting you the results you’re looking for. People tend to use social media in predictable patterns throughout the day, and a lot of research has gone into finding the best times to post on social media – no matter who your audience is. Without spending a dime on expensive research or trial and error, schedule your posts at the times you’ll see below to get the most …

7 Keys to Small Business Success

Running a small business doesn’t guarantee that you’ll be successful. If you look at small businesses that have proven to be successful over time, you begin to notice a trend. Successful small businesses follow a process and adopt a mindset that seem to hold the keys to success for business owners that pay attention. In this post, we’ll outline what we consider to be the 7 keys to small business success and provide some actionable tips for implementing all 7 keys into your own small business. 1) Start small. Don’t spend everything you’ve got on your small business. Play it …

What’s the Difference Between Bounce Rates, Open Rates, and Click Rates?

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What’s the difference between bounce rates, open rates, and click rates in email marketing? We won’t waste any time telling you about how important email marketing is for your business. We’re going to assume you already know that. Below, we’ll talk about bounce rates, open rates, and click rates. At the bottom, there’s a short exercise you can complete. Play detective to find out what is going on with the email campaigns based on the level of bounce, open, and click rates they received. Bounce Rate The term bounce rate refers to the amount of your emails that are sent to invalid …

Billboard Top 20 Songs That Describe Life as an Entrepreneur

Art forms have a way of cutting through the static and revealing what it really means to be human–or in this case, to be an entrepreneur. We looked through decades of Billboard Top 20 songs to find the ones that really nail what it’s like to be an entrepreneur. Take a second to check out our list (and be sure to sing along with your favorites). Billboard Top 20 Songs That Describe Life as an Entrepreneur Kris Kristofferson, Me and Bobby McGee “Busted flat in Baton Rouge, headin’ for a train / Feelin’ nearly faded as my jeans” If you’ve …

Is Social Media Risky for Small Businesses?

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As a small business owner, you’ve probably seen some examples of small businesses that have no business being on social media. They don’t post often enough (or they post way too much). They churn out uninteresting posts, neglect the audience for long stretches of time, and fail to ever register any real engagement. Maybe these experiences have caused you to believe that small businesses shouldn’t waste their time with social media. I would say that in some cases, you’re right–but in most cases, small businesses can and do use social media to fuel their growth and make their businesses stronger …

3 Skills All Creative Entrepreneurs Have

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Entrepreneurs are a class of their own. Often above average in creativity, intelligence, and occurrences of mental health issues, there are pros and cons that come along with having an innovative, creative mind. Creative entrepreneurs possess a special set of skills that position them well for success in the world of business. Of those skills, three stand out as being unique to the creative entrepreneur. They are what differentiates creative entrepreneurs from entrepreneurs who struggle to come up with ideas and be innovative. They are often what predicts an entrepreneurs’ success. Let’s explore what those three skills are. 3 Skills …

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