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How to Ask for Online Reviews

Asking for reviews is easier than you think. Thanks to technology, you can now solicit testimonials without an awkward conversation. And chances are, if your client had a great experience, they’d love to tell others all about it!

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Supporting Women Entrepreneurs in Your Community

Female small business owners have come a long way in the last few years. In many communities, however, there’s still a long way to go before women entrepreneurs can achieve economic independence – or even just visibility. How can you help? As we fight to close the...

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Optimizing Your Google My Business Listing in 2019

Google My Business (GMB) has never been more important – or more confusing – than it is right now. Over the past year, GMB has added several new features that business owners should take advantage of.  Why? Because optimizing your Google My Business listing can help...

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How Do You Celebrate Your Business?

Far too many business owners save celebrations for special times like anniversaries or huge sales milestones. Work is often viewed as something they have to do, as in, “I have to work to pay the bills,” or “I have to work to support my family.” But owning a business...

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Tips for Giving Back with Your Business

This month is all about the heart: heart health, having heart, and giving back. And when it comes to giving back, it turns out it's not only good for your soul but good for business as well. Still, many small business owners feel like giving back is only something...

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Does the Personality of Your Business Show Up Online?

What is brand personality? It’s an identity that reflects your company’s values, goals, and mission. It allows you to communicate with your audience in a professional way, while also showcasing your humor and wit. Cultivating personality can be tough, but the payoff...

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