There’s more to a successful SEO strategy than adding a few keywords to your website. Tools like Google My Business and voice search are constantly evolving. And that means your strategy needs to evolve too. Here are tips for making use of these tools and improving your small business...
Is the in-store checkout counter becoming obsolete? Doing away with cashiers altogether is pretty extreme. However, in a recent survey by Zebra, 80% of retail decision-makers and 49% of retail associates believe new technology is making the traditional checkout area less necessary than it used to be. Cloud-based point-of-sale systems...
Overwhelmed. Stressed. Exhausted. These are some of the words that accurately describe how most entrepreneurs feel when they are trying to grow a successful business. Chances are, you are bombarded by various tasks on a daily basis. Not to mention all of the fires you have to put out...
I have to admit, this first cartoon of the month sort of sneaked up on me with the 1st being on a Friday. But it was also kind of good timing. I’m in Chicago where, as I write this on Wednesday, it’s almost 50 degrees below zero with the wind...
As the leader of a small business, you’re bent on driving growth. You are willing to put in the work that’s needed to achieve that, but paradoxically, working too hard could create unexpected obstacles to your business growth. If you’re working hard and putting in long hours but your business...
Recruiting for a senior-level position is a completely different ball game than hiring at entry level. Your pool of qualified candidates is extremely narrow, but you still need to thoroughly vet a person who’s going to have a lot of influence and authority over your organization. Many members of Young Entrepreneur...
The effort you put into your small business is important. But you still need to concern yourself with the results. If you want to improve the results your small business gets, you have to focus on the right tasks and constantly make realistic improvements. Here are some tips from...
When done correctly, a tagline can become synonymous with a brand. A good tagline should communicate your company’s message quickly and effectively, helping your target customers understand how you can help them in a way that’s easy to remember. Since it’s something that will likely appear in all of your...
Safety in the workplace should be paramount for any business, but for those industries in construction, transportation, manufacturing, waste management, and others, it is even more important. This is because accidents in these industries can result in serious injuries and even death. A new infographic from Progressive Safety Equipment titled,...