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How to Leverage your Small Business

What is Leverage?

In business, leverage refers to maximizing what you have to go much farther. You can leverage your business using financing; however, like many small businesses and entrepreneurs, ....

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Jan 30, 2018

The Best Way to Grow Your Business

Looking for the best way to grow your business? Well, if you think it is advertising you are probably mistaken.

Now, if you were selling ice in the desert, than consumer direct advertising might be the best choice. ....

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Jun 14, 2016

7 Exercises to Greatly Improve Your Business Networking

As the Founder of SmartGuy.com, people often ask me for tips on the best ways to network with others in their area. While, Smart Guy provides you the ultimate database of others in your area who also believe in helping/ref....

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Jul 13, 2015

Building a Successful Business is EASY if you know the Secret

I often call some of the most successful business people I know, and they are almost always traveling with their family. Now you are probably saying, “of course because they are rich right?” No…that&rsqu....

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Apr 03, 2015

Using Groupon And Other Daily Deal Sites To Promote Your Business

Daily deal sites received a great deal of publicity when Groupon rejected a $6 billion buyout from Google in December, 2010. Many people who had never heard of these deal sites rushed to learn more, and discovered a great ....

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Jul 01, 2014

Reputation Marketing: What Are Your Customers Saying About You?

Would you buy a product or service that has bad ratings and reviews? Probably not. Let's say you're faced with choosing from two identical products (or services). One has 10 good reviews, while the other has 3 good reviews....

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Jul 01, 2014

Business Networking Basics - Local and Online

What is Business Networking? Business Networking is the gathering of groups of like-minded business professionals who recognize, create and act upon business opportunities

Many of these professionals connect on an o....

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Jul 01, 2014

Business Development - How to Start Your Small Business

You've got a great idea for a small business, but more many the question is how to start your small business? Even if already have a small business running and you want to make it more efficient; proper business developmen....

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Jul 01, 2014

Ideas for Starting an Online Business

When it comes to starting your own online business, there are many business ideas that you can consider as a part of building your own business online. Take into consideration what you like doing, regardless if it is a hob....

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Jul 01, 2014

Fear Of Public Speaking: Our #1 Fear Is Talking To Someone Else

Every year, the survey engines around America release the ten biggest fears list, and at the top of the list, every single year, is Fear Of Public Speaking. Death is number two or three most of the time. Thats right; peopl....

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Jul 01, 2014

Cooler Cups The Promotional Friend For The Small Business

Cooler Cups, also known as Koozies (or coasties, huggies, huggers, etc.), are probably one of your best friends when it comes to your business and its promotion. If you aren't familiar with personalized cooler cups, you sh....

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Jul 01, 2014

Open More Doors with a Great Elevator Speech

You finally get the chance to meet that really big prospectat a networking event and you know you've got a tiny window of opportunity to connect with him to make your introduction. You manage to approach him to introduce y....

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Jul 01, 2014

Market to Generation X

There is an interesting dynamic in our world today: For the first time ever, statistics indicate there are four generations working side by side in our country. Every generation is unique, individual and responds different....

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Jul 01, 2014

Speaker, Author, Realtor, Producer Terri Murphy

One common aspect of most Smart Guy's is their drive, ambition, and desire to be number one. However there are some, whose ambition is to elevate others. Terri is one such person. In fact, you would be hard-pressed to find....

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Jul 01, 2014

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