Cassady Sharp is a business writer for Intuit and is passionate about solving small business problems.
on February 6, 2014
Savvy online marketers tailor a websiteâ€™s content to include keywords that their target customer is most likely use while searching the web for the kinds of goods or services their company offers. So, it would make sense for small-business owners to use a fr…Read » Views: 2,962
on December 18, 2013
Holiday cards can be a thoughtful way to remind your customers, vendors, partners, and distributors just how important they are to your small business. But sending traditional tidings requires planning ahead (and stuffing way too many envelopes).
If you havenâ…Read » Views: 935
on December 6, 2013
Many small businesses have dabbled in online coupon dealsÂ â€” such as those offered by Groupon, LivingSocial, and Amazon Local â€” with varying degrees of success. Marketing your business via these websitesÂ can have obvious perks, as well as some unintended …Read » Views: 714
on November 6, 2013
Itâ€™s easy to get caught up in running your business and miss out on networking and training events. But you need to seize at least a few of these opportunities to stay ahead in your field.
Attending small-business conferences can help you keep current on be…Read » Views: 2,064
on October 8, 2013
The hiring of short-term, seasonal, contract, or otherwise temporary employees is on the rise among U.S. businesses. In fact, the nationâ€™s labor force currently includes more temp workers than ever before â€” some 2.7 million people, according to The New Yor…Read » Views: 1,234
on September 20, 2013
Youâ€™ve used Google Hangouts to gloat about your NFL fantasy football draft picks. But did you know that these free video chats pack some serious small-business potential?
Whether you run a consulting firm thatâ€™s collaborating on a client project or a resta…Read » Views: 813
on September 12, 2013
Itâ€™s natural to think â€śgrow, grow, growâ€ť when it comes to your business. And a major growth moment for many small enterprises is opening a second location.
This is a significant step, and there are a number of factors to consider. Before sinking money i…Read » Views: 822