Tell Us What Would Make This Blog Better

Posted in TRENDS

Thank you for visiting the Intuit Small Business Blog. It's now almost four months since we re-launched this blog, and we are past due in asking for your feedback. We've redesigned the site and keep adding and adjusting features each month. We've expanded our writing and editorial staff to bring you a regular supply of small [...]

Responding to Your Feedback: Being Green [VIDEO]


We recently made an important change to our processes based on what we heard from one of our customers. While scanning Twitter for tweets about Intuit few weeks ago, I saw that a customer was upset about what he saw as our excessive use of paper. I clicked on his link, and viewed the video below, entitled, [...]

Meet the Team – Jay Badenhope


As a part of the new Inner Circle, we are having each Intuit team member do an introduction of themselves. In my role within the Intuit Small Business group, I lead social media marketing efforts, especially as they relate to our small business blog. I direct the types of stories we publish and the improvements [...]

Blue Sky Farms Nurtures Fresh Thinking

Posted in LOCAL

Sally Coverdell isn't afraid of hard work. As the owner and manager of Blue Sky Farms in Half Moon Bay, CA, she gets up at 3 a.m. at to start baking for the breakfast rush at her café, tends the plants in the adjacent nursery, and even closes up shop each evening. We were fortunate [...]

Jeff Clark Keeps Focus on Waves, Customers

Posted in LOCAL

Jeff Clark is a legend in surfing circles as the discoverer of Mavericks, a spot off the coast of Half Moon Bay, California, with some truly large and powerful waves. He describes it as “one of the greatest natural wonders of the world,” and the top surfers who travel the world to ride those waves [...]

Welcome to the New Blog — What Do You Think?

Posted in TRENDS

(photo: iStockPhoto) Welcome to the new Intuit Small Business Blog! As part of our mission to support the success of your small business, we've upgraded our blog. We're expanding the types of information and experiences you'll find here and the ways you can contribute yourself. Here are some of the improvements on the site today: [...]

Join the Local Business Conversation with Social Media Marketing


The other posts in this Online Marketing Toolkit discussed marketing approaches that have a longer history than social media marketing. So before we can talk about how to approach social media marketing, we will share some background on why this topic matters. Are you skeptical of the hype? Your customers aren't; they're already using social [...]