Develop Entrepreneurial Skills to Boost Your Business

In business, learning is not so much of a curve as a vertical line with no end point. Whether you’ve just taken a deep breath and handed in your notice or you’ve been trading for years, being prepared to adapt and change with the times is vital to understanding the needs of your customers. To stay ahead of your competitors you have to be progressive, dynamic and always receptive to learning.

Business isn’t all about hard figures and the bottom line; it’s your skills and services that will give you the edge – not your prices. Read on for some tips on how to develop the personal potential that will get you professional results. Develop entrepreneurial skills and boost your business:

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9 Brand Marketing Techniques for Making a Splash in Your Industry

9 Brand Marketing Techniques to Make a Splash in Your IndustryDoes your business need a boost? Are you looking for smarter, more efficient ways to advertise in an overcrowded market? Whether you run a small smart-up company or a national brand looking to reinvent itself, here are just nine techniques for making a splash in your industry. [Read more...]

12 Free WordPress Plugins That All Business Websites Should Be Using

WordPress is allegedly one of the most popular content management system in the world right now – for some good reasons. With a raving community of developers, there are so many WordPress plugins developed and launched out there, that can make life so much easier when it comes to managing your company website.

If you are looking for one or two free plugins for your WordPress-powered site, I do have some recommendations for you. Here’s a list of 12 great WordPress plugins that’ll make tasks like content creation, social sharing, subscription-handling, and site maintenance way less stressful for you and/or your employees!

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MyBlogU: Collaborate for Epic Content #BlogChat Twitter Chat 8 CDT Sundays

Matt Collier and Guests on #BlogChat Twitter Chat in 2014

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Recognize the faces above? They are just some of the major guests Mack Collier is featuring in his upcoming #BlogChat Twitter chats. Tonight’s Topic:

August 3rd- What’s the best blogging gear?  We’ll be talking about all the cool gear and toys we use to make our blogs amazing. Whatever you love, whether its a premium theme or a a DSLR camera for taking amazing pictures, we’ll chat about it and share reviews and tips.

Don’t miss these #Blogchats (All Topics for August):

BlogChat is sponsored throughout August
by Ann Smarty’s MyBlogU.

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Facebook is Down ~ Check Out #LearntoBlog VIP Forums Instead

Perfect timing. Just as my long-time collaborators announced the most fun way to take your blog to the next level, Facebook went down. Why not watch their video or head over to the forums?

MarketingLand reported Facebook was down and it STILL is:
It’s not just you! http://facebook.com looks down from here.

Grow Your Blog #LearntoBlog Hangouts VIP Forum

Why Join #LearntoBlog Hangouts?

Who doesn’t want to have fun while you learn? Crystal and Kelli are hilarious and their #LearntoBlog group has already hit 811+ members. They’ve already done 67 #LearntoBlog hangouts covering everything from blogging to images to Pinterest and LinkedIn. Here’s a sample of why everyone loves them:

I’ll be there, so why not join me? (I’m already a member.) There is lots for free members, but the really juicy stuff will be in the VIP forum. Your choice – but do go by and check it out.

OH – I forgot to tell you that this is the best place to find out
about all the PAID OPPS FOR BLOGGERS!

What are you waiting for? There is no time like NOW.
Here is that link to how to join again.