Amazon Is Killing Small Business.

Amazon is killing small business.  Or is it?  This week while visiting a client, I overheard a conversation about how Amazon is killing small business.  Slightly ironic given Amazon’s ad campaign about how they help build small business. Uber is another company being blamed for killing the taxi and limo industry, and yet it touts […]

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The Easy Guide to More Free Time as a Small Business owner

Once again this Success on the Beach Podcast mirrors the video about getting more free time as a small business owner.  If you read the “Four Hour Work Week” and thought “yeah right”, well maybe it’s time to rethink your business just a little. Scott knows you can’t cut back to four hours a week […]

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Consumer Economy, Can it Survive?

We live in a consumer economy, but can it last?  Recently I had the pleasure of a three day visit with Tony Zarkedes who attempted to unseat one of California’s few long standing republican representatives, Dana Rohrabacher.  Tony Z believed that creating wealthier consumers meant a better economy. Two of Tony Z’s positions were based […]

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SEO for Small Business, is there such a thing?

SEO for Small Business might just be the new Unicorn. Unless someone searches for your business by name, the chances of them finding your website are close to zero with the new algorithms. Google, Bing and Yahoo all appear to have thrown in the towel when it comes to filtering out “lead sites”. Type in […]

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Local Search Directories, What Are They And Do You Need Them?

Google has been making changes that help small businesses with Local Search.  Have you and your SEO company kept up?  With hundreds of thousands of new websites hitting the internet every day, Google, Bing and Yahoo have the very interesting position of trying to figure out what sites are real, which are spam and which […]

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Facebook Marketing for Small Business

Lately I hear more and more people, business owners to be exact, expressing frustration with Social Marketing. They don’t know how to plan for it, how to use it and for the most part it doesn’t appear that anyone does. I just read an article in a major business publication that declared that noone understands […]

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