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Creating a New Logo

For years we have operated our business under the same logo, and in many ways it has been synonymous with our brand.  When customers see our logo they are reminded of the services and products we provide, and it has been the core focus of our marketing campaigns.  But even a great logo eventually shows …

Touring Indochina

While I love to work hard on a daily basis, there comes a time where even I need a break.  I can usually tell when it is time to go on a vacation as I start to feel burned out. That is how I have felt for the last couple of weeks. So, I have …

Getting Work Done on my Daily Commute

There is just not enough time in the day.  I wake up before the crack of dawn and go to bed long after the sun sets.  It is just part of the lifestyle of someone that runs their own business and has people that count on them for a living. While I am busy, I …

Taking our Rankings to the Next Level

Just like everyone out there with a website for their business, I have wanted to get our site to the first page of the search engines since day one.  My marketing plan required a lot of work from me on a day-to-day basis, and while we were able to rank for some pretty good terms …

Handing Over our Marketing to SEO Professionals

When it comes to being an entrepreneur, you need to be a jack of all trades.  That means that you develop a general knowledge of many things from human resources, marketing, and accounting.  While you might not need to know the exact details as to how things work, a basic understanding goes a long way …

Setting Up a Local Entrepreneur Forum

One of the biggest things missing in our community was a venue for entrepreneurs to connect, share ideas and work together to build a better environment for businesses in our community.  There was a failed attempt to set something like this up a few years ago, but I decided that it was time for us …

Learn How to Get your Business Online with Bookmark

When it comes to getting your business online, there is a steep learning curve.  Setting up a website, learning the ins-and-outs of online marketing are just some of the topics that you need to cover.  Sure, you can outsource some of these things, but if you are starting out with a limited budget, your options …

Bringing Argan Oil to the Market

As an entrepreneur, I am always looking for business opportunities where I can make a profit.  I suppose that is usually the goal of any business, but I have been blessed with a keen eye that sees opportunities that no one else notices.  This has helped me to be a lot more successful than most …

Helping Out with a New Photo Booth Business

Rubbing shoulders with entrepreneurs would have to be the most rewarding thing that I do.  I belong to many local entrepreneurial groups here and it is a great opportunity to network, share successes and failures, and really just see what people are working on with their businesses.  I met my current business partner in one …