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Marketing your business or service on a budget

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Customers! Come out, come out, Wherever you are! If you wish you could just walk to the front of your store, open the door and yell this phrase at the top of your lungs…I know how you feel. I was … Continue reading

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Facebook for Business

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Facebook has been in the news lately…for all the wrong reasons. First there was the IPO, and the disappointing stock prices. Then there was Mark Zuckerberg’s honeymoon in Europe…complete with his bad tipping at a spaghetti joint in Rome! If … Continue reading

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Does Social Media Marketing Really Work?

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PARDON? The thing that I find the most frustrating about Social Media is that everyone talks about it, but no one understands what is being talked about. If you found THAT sentence confusing…I’d like to welcome you to the wild … Continue reading

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Being ‘Neighbourly’

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If you have a retail business on a street, or in a mall, chances are you get asked to ‘participate’ in activities/festivals/promotions around things like Canada Day, Childrens Festival, Halloween, and the grand-daddy of them all: Christmas. If your business … Continue reading

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BOGO MADNESS…I Don’t Understand!!

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I was at The Village at Park Royal last week. If you have a Retail Store, you are aware, that January means one thing…CLEARANCE TIME! When I go into a store in January, I expect to see 2 things: A … Continue reading

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The 2011 Retail Recovery

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I just got back from a trip to the Okanagan. I was only gone for 5 days…but I really had a LOT of e-mails waiting for my attention in my ‘IN’ Box. So, for the last few days, I have … Continue reading

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TV’s and a Royal Wedding

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If you read this blog on a regular basis, you know that I am always talking about the importance of looking into the FUTURE! As a small business owner, you can’t afford to be caught off guard by something that … Continue reading

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Content and your Business

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I have been thinking a lot about CONTENT, lately. I took a great webinar, put on by MarketingProfs called CONTENT RULES, and really learned a lot. It made me think about how most businesses leave the content of their business … Continue reading

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