Time Management Tips

Managing your time is hard and can be stressful. If you learn the right skills, it doesn’t have to be so stressful!

-The key is realizing that “time management” isn’t perfect and doesn’t always exist. The goal is to stay calm, collected, and productive.

-Find out where you are wasting your time each day.

-Create daily, weekly, and monthly goals.

-Implement a plan.

-Use appropriate time management tools

-Prioritize! Do what HAS to be done that day, then work on the rest of your to do list.

-Establish a routine and stick to it.

-Don’t waste time waiting; when you have to wait at a doctors appointment, use your tablet or computer to work on completing a task while you are waiting.

-Always remember that YOU are in control.

 

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Marketing Strategies for Small Businesses

Marketing Strategies for Small Businesses

  • Create a website for your business
  • Become a social media guru!
  • Try Google My Business (https://www.google.com/business/?ppsrc=GPDA2)
  • Advertise through emails
  • Write a blog
  • Attend networking events
  • Network online
  • Offer consultation services
  • Advertise on facebook
  • Try Google Adwords (https://smallbiztrends.com/2017/04/google-adwords-tutorial.html)
  • Host webinars
  • Get endorsed
  • Learn about keyword marketing
  • Create landing pages
  • Win a business award
  • Create youtube videos
  • Try other pay per click options
  • Do charity work
  • Sponsor local sports teams
  • Create a company newsletter
  • Contact the media
  • Take care of your customers
  • Offer incentives to your employees for finding new clients
  • Network with other businesses

 

Get all the details from: https://smallbiztrends.com/2017/07/types-of-marketing-strategies-small-business.html

There is No Magic Marketing Strategy

Guess what?! There Is No Magic Marketing Strategy when it comes to marketing your business! You have to work and work to create a concrete plan on how to market your business. Below are 5 awesome pointers for marketing your biz!

  • USE SOCIAL MEDIA – social media is one of the #1 ways to get information out into the world. It makes a HUGE difference.
  • IDEAS ARE NOT PLANS- Ideas are great, but you need a PLAN to make things happen.
  • Look at WHO SHOULD YOU BE MARKETING TO? If you sell skateboards, you aren’t going to try to market to a hospital or nursing home right?! RIGHT. Don’t waste your time and money.
  • Use GOOGLE MY BUSINESS. This is a MAJOR factor in marketing. You want YOUR company to be on the list of options when googled! Here is the link to get started: https://www.google.com/business/?gmbsrc=us-en-et-gs-z-gmb-l-z-h~my%7Credirect%7Cu&ppsrc=GMBLR&utm_campaign=us-en-et-gs-z-gmb-l-z-h~my%7Credirect%7Cu&utm_source=gmb&utm_medium=et
  • Promote something for FREE! Everyone loves free and people are  automatically attracted to the word itself. Have giveaways, put out some coupons, anything to get people to try your product!