Developing a Great Business Strategy

Developing a business strategy can seem daunting and difficult, but it doesn’t have to be with the right tools. Read on for some guidelines on developing a great business strategy for any budding business. Define Your Vision Which direction do you want your business to go? Where do you see the company in 5 years? 15 years? Your vision for … Read More

10 Steps to a Perfect Email Marketing System

Email marketing is a great way to get the word out to your customers about new events, offers, or products. Not only does it help generate engagement with your audience, it creates a sense of community among your customers and strengthens your brand. Here are the ten steps to a perfect email marketing system. 1. Make it Easy You can’t … Read More

Business Masters Education Series, Olson Insurance Agency

Business Insurance What to Know When Selecting Your Plan Welcome to the first edition of our new project, Business Masters Education Series. With this program we wanted to provide value to our readers and clients by connecting them directly with the masters in business services to answer important questions that everyone always has. First up, we have Max Olson from … Read More

SEO Report Breakdown

Breaking Down our Local SEO Report SEO Explained Our SEO clients get the standard monthly reports that all the other guys offer. But one thing we like to do to set ourselves apart is give our clients their highlight cover. This is the first page you’ll see on our SEO reports and it gives you a play-by-play of success and … Read More

Queen of Mortgages Interview

Personal Branding Markita Woods, the Queen of Mortgages Dan sits down with Markita Woods, the Queen of Mortgages to learn more about her past, and how a career in the WNBA put her in the mortgage business.  

What is a Personal Brand?

In these days of social media and internet influencers, the term “personal brand” is floated around in conversation more and more, becoming increasingly common even in casual settings. Just like branding for your company, personal branding can become a key aspect in your future success. But how do you create a personal brand while staying authentic to you? Where do … Read More

Grants for Women-Owned Small-Businesses – Where to Find Them

Image via Entrepreneur Over the years, the number of companies owned by woman has grown tremendously. As of 2016, women were majority owners of over 38% of US businesses. Unfortunately, despite the successful growth of women entrepreneurship, women-owned companies typically operate with less financial capital than companies owned by men, especially non-minority men. Moreover, women still own a smaller percentage … Read More

The Top 5 Inspiring Women-Led TED Talks on Business

It’s amazing the resources we can find for free online these days. And – let’s face it – TED is one of the best sources of information and inspiration from leaders in technology, education, and design across the world. From biochemistry talks to talks led by spoken word poets, the library of information, while useful, can be overwhelming. To make … Read More

Brand Consistency

Author: LeAnna Lankford Have you ever looked at an advertisement and instinctively known what company it was? The logo only confirmed what you already suspected. You begin to wonder, “How did I do that, was I tricked?” Well in a way, yes! It’s called brand consistency. This kind of design strategy can take your business to a higher level of … Read More