A few days ago, I wrote an article as part of my series on my entrepreneurial journey on my personal blog at RalphMRivera.com. I got a lot of feedback from it and I decided to share it here because I thought it was relevant. Let me know what you think about my observations and I invite you to read more at my blog.
Have a good idea for a new business venture, product or service? There’s plenty to think about, from incorporating to shareholder agreements, equity distribution and more. Today we talk about the basics of starting a business and some pitfalls.
Today we talk to Ryan Hanley about content marketing and learn: why is content marketing “sold wrong”? How do you build a super fan base? Is there too much content out there? How can small companies compete with big brands? And a whole lot more.
Today we talk to Cynthia Sanchez about how she conceived of and created her course, Web Images Made Easy. It took her a while, she isn’t planning to get rich and there are no selling tropes. Here’s how to create a product of value without gimmicks.
We’re fascinated with and big fans of Pinterest. The irony is that it’s the least effective arrow in our quiver. That’s why I’m making a Pinterest pledge. Here’s what I’ll do and I hope you’ll take the pledge with me.
Ads: we gripe about them, block them, but need them. They support the free content we want and help us get the word out about our businesses. Today we talk native ads, retargeting, Facebook ads, the future of ads and remember to check our own noise.
How many emails you have in your inbox isn’t as important as emails in your inbox that are out of control. Here are some smart ways to manage email so it doesn’t manage you.
The loudest ideas are usually the ones that get heard. Now it’s time for the good ones to win. We talk with Dorie Clark, author, speaker and consultant about what it means to have a breakthough idea and how to get noticed when you’ve got a good one.
Do you have to make decisions about budget for your business? If you’ve ever struggled to cut expenses when income is down, here is some advice for preparing ahead of time so you’re not making bad or reactionary decisions under the gun.
Are you wondering when the best time to post to social media is? How about whether or not you should automate? Are you still sending out auto direct messages on Twitter? Tune in for a social smackdown and a tiny bit of tool talk.