Healthy Boundaries May Apply: Social Media

Have you ever wondered how Canadians are using the internet? Business and industry experts have learned more about how Canadians are using the internet.  Maybe you have pondered the idea of using the net for marketing, social communication or on-line purchases.  Whatever the reason, it is interesting to know internet usage is gaining every day and possibly every hour.  Businesses across Canada share how being on-line has changed their personal lives and their  approach to marketing their businesses and organizations.  One thing for sure, “the NEW” is here and here to stay.

Have a Mobile Champion Website

With the increase of people using cellphones for business or casual use, it comes as no surprise that as a business owner we should be asking the question...

"Do I need a mobile friendly website?"
Smartphones along with other mobile devices are fast becoming the preferred method of internet access. 
Your customers are increasingly going mobile.
In 2013 there has been a sizeable shift in shopping trends. The online champions were, you guessed it,
mobile devices.

Small Business is BIG

Sure and steady, we go forward.

Our economy may have paused for a time, but helping it to move ahead consistently and strong are small businesses.  When small business owners were interviewed regarding business growth, approximately half believed they would be increasing soon, at least within the year.  

How do we go forward as a business or organization?

What is Networking?

Networking is simply ‘word of mouth’ referral with the goal of gaining new business by building new contacts. Networking is NOT selling but about building and nurturing business relationships. Remember that new business might not come from the people you meet but from who they know.

How to Develop a Marketing Plan

Marketing is an important function of any business, organization or agency. Knowledge of marketing helps your team determine the content of messages, the channels for sending messages, and the typed of messages to reach the desired audience. Understanding marketing and how to develop and implement a marketing plan is one of the best ways to achieve objectives, priorities and business goals.