Is Your Attic Full Of Treasure? 4 Ways To Make Money Off Your Old Junk

We've all been there before, needing some extra cash to make it to next payday. One place that is often overlooked as a source of quick cash is right above your head! Your attic could very well contain more than your old junk, but hold some valuable treasures as well. If you’re willing to put in a little elbow grease and time, you could very well make some good money. Clothes Most people have an attic full of old clothes that don’t fit anymore. You can take those clothes to a second hand cloth...
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Grow Your Business Via Social Media

With the multitude of social media channels available and the growing need to create content at scale to fuel these networks, it’s important to have actionable data to help better focus your social media marketing efforts. Take these 13 must-know social media statistics about SlideShare, Snapchat, Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, Vine, LinkedIn and Google+ into mind when formulating your marketing strategy for 2014. Brought to you by SpareFoot
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Phone Home From 30,000 feet: 4 Interesting New Applications of VoIP

Voice over IP is a great tool for many small businesses, individuals, and larger companies to use the internet as a telephone. From tracking advertising numbers to calling someone from 30,000 feet up in the air, there are many interesting ways to use VoIP. Here is a look at four of the latest applications for VoIP, and how they could help your personal or business situation. 1. VoIP for Small Businesses Small businesses can use VoIP to get a local business number for areas that surround thei...
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Five Ways To Keep Your Employees With Your Business Longer

Preventing current employees from looking for jobs with other companies is ultimately beneficial to everyone in the office. Keeping the same workforce at the office for an extended period of time is great for the business because customers can get to know everyone in the office and feel comfortable with the business. It also saves businesses a lot of effort and money in training. Managers should consider each of these things that will help keep their employees in the office longer while stil...
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Five Management Positions you Probably Haven’t Considered

These days, many people are opting to pursue careers in the field of management. Opting for this vocational path can be beneficial for many reasons, including the fact that pay is competitive and there are opportunities for promotions and raises. In many cases, people who opt to pursue careers in management are unaware of how many unique and obscure management positions are available. Here are five you probably haven't considered: 1. Environmental Resource Management. Because many people a...
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Top 5 Things That Every Business Should be Doing With Its Finances

In the post-2008 recession era, managing long-term financial goals in a business can be akin to sailing in a difficult and stormy sea. With the right attitude and approach, however, businesses can be assured of working from financial strength to strength and keeping their team level even in the most trying times. Here are just five essential things every business should know about what to do with finances. Diversifying at the Most Basic Level Separation of powers no longer has to apply to func...
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Metric Magic: What Marketing Measurements Really Matter?

There are numerous ways to measure results. There are just as many ways to compare ourselves and our businesses to others. Modern day marketing has generated new yardsticks, both for measuring results and for comparing. We are obsessed with big number. Big numbers are sexy. The only problem is, only so many of these these metrics are significant. They don’t always equate to results. They’re also easy to fake. In fact, some of the most visible metrics are the most misleading. Twitte...
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Unique Ways To Promote Your Business That Work

Promoting your business is how you let people know who you are and what you do. However, not every company promotes correctly. Sometimes they put advertising money in places that don’t need it and fail to maximize in the areas that would be best for them. Each situation is different, but here are some unique ways to promote your business that work if you stick with them and implement them in the correct way. Social Media Ad Space With the influence that social media has on people, missing out ...
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Material Marketing: Six Reasons to Market with Gifts

Using promotional products or free giveaways to market a business has been a mainstay of the advertising industry for years. Recently, the online digital economy has been a big driver of this trend in the real world. Here are six compelling reasons why you should be using gift marketing to promote your brand. Boosts Brand Recognition The biggest reason why gift marketing is so popular is that it promotes your brand through objects that consumers use frequently, like personalized cups wit...
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6 Benefits For Running Your Business In The Cloud

A smart entrepreneur should use the Internet and technology to make more money and please clients. This is, in theory, easy. However, it is not always the case and one must do more to get the most out of the experience. With this in mind, here are six benefits of running a business in the cloud. Fast sharing With the best web hosting and file sharing a business owner can afford, employees and contractors can share files quickly. This is beneficial when looking to make fast decisions and run a ...
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