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How to Turn Your Customer Complaints into Business Benefits

How to Turn Your Customer Complaints into Business Benefits

Social media and online reviews have given your customers unprecedented abilities to complain about your business in front of the world. While that may sound like a bad thing, hearing the hard truth about your business via customer complaints can actually benefit you...

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20 Tips to Lower Utility Bills in Your Business

20 Tips to Lower Utility Bills in Your Business

From marketing to payroll, inventory and taxes, there are many ongoing costs associated with running your small business. However, there’s one cost that many small business owners overlook: utilities. Ironically, your utility bill is one area with the most potential...

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7 Ways to Use Digital Coupons to Grow Your Retail Sales

7 Ways to Use Digital Coupons to Grow Your Retail Sales

Do you use coupons to attract customers to your retail store? Today’s deal-hungry consumers have come to expect coupons as a part of doing business, and if you want to keep up with your competitors, you’d better be offering deals on a regular basis. Digital coupons...

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Opinion: 7 reasons gold prices will crash this summer

Opinion: 7 reasons gold prices will crash this summer

Gold prices have been on a bit of a roller coaster since Election Day. After the presidential vote last November sparked a “risk-on” rally for U.S. stocks, gold tumbled from more than $1,300 an ounce to under $1,150 just before Christmas. That’s a more than 11%...

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The No. 1 Benefit Your Employees Want

The No. 1 Benefit Your Employees Want

With healthcare making headlines as politicians debate what to do about the Affordable Care Act, it may come as no surprise that the number-one employee benefit your employees want is health insurance.

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10 Examples of Great Integrated Marketing Campaigns

10 Examples of Great Integrated Marketing Campaigns

“Integrated Marketing combines both outbound, traditional marketing with inbound marketing and other tactics to promote accelerated success in businesses,” Mark Schmukler, the CEO and Co-founder of the Sagefrog Marketing Group. That means you can and should use social...

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Etsy names Josh Silverman as its new CEO

Etsy names Josh Silverman as its new CEO

There’s been a shakeup in Etsy‘s leadership, with CEO Chad Dickerson and CTO John Allspaw departing. Josh Silverman, the former Skype and Evite CEO who joined Etsy’s board last fall, is taking over as CEO, while VP of Engineering Mike Brittain will serve as interim...

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A Synthetic Diamond Overgrowth on a Natural Diamond

A Synthetic Diamond Overgrowth on a Natural Diamond

Nitrogen is the most abundant defect in natural diamonds. It can be observed as single substitutional atoms or in aggregated forms. Boron, on the other hand, is a rare impurity in natural diamonds. It is very unusual to see both nitrogen and boron defects in a single...

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Man buys stolen bass guitar at pawn shop, returns it to owner

Man buys stolen bass guitar at pawn shop, returns it to owner

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- A local business owner returned a custom-made bass guitar to its owner after someone pawned it to him. Jim Kilby, owner of Redial, said a man tried to pawn the bass to him about a week ago. "Something just wasn't adding up to me. I was...

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Small Businesses Big Winners in Proposed Trump Tax Cuts

Small Businesses Big Winners in Proposed Trump Tax Cuts

Historic tax cuts for American small businesses could be just around the corner. In an announcement at the White House today, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin unveiled proposed sweeping reforms to the tax code for all U.S. businesses. At the same time, President...

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$40 BILLION AT STAKE AS CONGRESS TAKES UP SWIPE FEES

$40 BILLION AT STAKE AS CONGRESS TAKES UP SWIPE FEES

Retailers and big banks are lining up for the beginning of a showdown on Capitol Hill this week as the House holds a hearing on legislation that would repeal debit card swipe fee reform that has saved merchants and their customers more than $40 billion over the past...

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What is an Integrated Marketing Campaign?

What is an Integrated Marketing Campaign?

This second installment looks at how to take a step back and watch how these moving parts interact by looking at a few hypothetical campaigns that bridge the gap between cyberspace, print, radio and television.

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