Posts Tagged ‘Businesses’

Twitter For Offline Businesses – How to Communicate Offline

<P>If you run an offline business, then you are probably wondering how the new world online technologies that are opening up can help you. Maybe you have a website that offers directions to your business, a map, and some contact information, but this doesn’t really increase your business....

Small Businesses Benefit From Twitter

Almost one in five small businesses are now tweeting regularly, according to research released recently by O2, the mobile phone provider. (“Small Businesses are Catching Twitter Bug,” Richard Tyler, The Telegraph, 16 March 2009) Although the larger, multinational firms were the first to jump on the...

Benefits that Make Twitter a Hot Destination for Businesses

Twitter began its journey as a micro-blogging platform and has grown as a medium used by thousands to reach their target audience. Harnessing the business benefits of Twitter is the need of the hour. Some useful business promotion strategies can be effectively integrated in the space provided by this...

Small Businesses See Glass Half-full

There’s a lot of doom and gloom out there. Economists from around the country seem to agree that the US economy is in a downturn. How deep or how long it will last is anyone’s best guess. Even the ever optimistic Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffet, said recently, “My general feeling is that the...

10 Myths About Small Businesses

Owning a business means you will have more free time.With this myth, the exact opposite is usually true. Nearly all-new business owners find that they actually have much less free time when they open a business – especially in the beginning. Yes, your schedule will be more flexible but it will...

Are Small Businesses More Resilient?

A well-known foreboding statistic is that 75 percent of businesses fail in the first two years; and it’s not as if you’re in the clear after that. In almost every tactical aspect, small businesses are at a disadvantage-health insurance, financial and employment resources, brand leverage,...

Working Capital for Small Businesses