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4 Situations When You Should Trust Your Gut

BY Tami Brehse IN Profitability ON Jun 26, 2017 WITH Be the First to Leave a Comment!

As entrepreneurs, we take a lot into consideration when making a decision. We weigh research, our knowledge of the industry and input from trusted advisers when choosing the best course of action.

But there’s another factor that comes into play for all of us that’s not so easy to define: our gut.

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Put Your Business On The Map With Local SEO

BY Tami Brehse IN Profitability ON Jun 22, 2017 WITH Be the First to Leave a Comment!

By now you probably know your website needs to be mobile optimized. But do you understand why?

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To Dominate Your Next Task, Here’s How Long You Should Spend On It

BY Tami Brehse IN Profitability ON Jun 21, 2017 WITH Be the First to Leave a Comment!

When you think of doing a really good job at something, it’s natural to equate that to spending a lot of time on it. We’ve all poured hours into fine-tuning a proposal or tweaking a marketing campaign until it’s just right.  

But when you’ve got a to-do list as long as an infamous CVS receipt, spending hours on each task isn’t an option. You just have to get things done, plain and simple.

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Want To Supercharge Your Brain? Chew On This!

BY Tami Brehse IN Profitability ON Jun 19, 2017 WITH Be the First to Leave a Comment!

As an entrepreneur, you need every ounce of brain power you can get! And yet between managing your team, overseeing the business and coming up with new ideas, it can often feel like your mental tank is on ‘empty.’

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7 Crazy Ideas People Turned Into Businesses

BY Tami Brehse IN Profitability ON Jun 15, 2017 WITH Be the First to Leave a Comment!

Have you ever had a business idea so crazy it just might work?

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Enrich Your Business (And Your Mind) By Hitting The Road

BY Tami Brehse IN Profitability ON Jun 14, 2017 WITH Be the First to Leave a Comment!

We’re in the midst of peak travel season; it seems everyone I know is on some cross-country road trip or European adventure.

For entrepreneurs, though, it’s easy to let the summer travel season completely pass you by. Stepping away from your business on nights and weekends is hard enough. Leaving it for a whole week? Unthinkable.

And yet, it’s undeniable that travel is good for us, not only for our own sanity but for the health of our thriving businesses, as well.

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9 Reasons Entrepreneurship Isn’t For You

BY Tami Brehse IN Profitability ON Jun 12, 2017 WITH Be the First to Leave a Comment!

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Video Conference Like A Pro

BY Tami Brehse IN Profitability ON Jun 08, 2017 WITH Be the First to Leave a Comment!

For millions of workers, including our team here at Ignite Spot, videoconferencing has become as common as a phone call. In fact, I’d go so far as to say that in the last two years I’ve made more business-related video calls than traditional phone calls. Skype alone has a reported 300 million active monthly users.

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5 Ways To Connect With Your Customers Offline

BY Tami Brehse IN Profitability ON Jun 07, 2017 WITH 2Comments

The online and offline worlds are no longer separate. The “user experience” with your brand crosses multiple platforms, devices and contexts, and takes place over dozens or even hundreds of interactions.

These days, most of us accept that it’s hard to succeed in business if you don’t have an online presence. But what about the other way around? Is it enough to only be present online?

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The Numbers Are In, And Here’s What Employees REALLY Want

BY Tami Brehse IN Profitability ON Jun 05, 2017 WITH Be the First to Leave a Comment!

Inc. magazine has always been one of my favorite reads. From its news content to it business profiles to its just-for-fun stuff (wackiest interview questions, anyone?), the outlet does a great job balancing the informative with the insightful.

Every year Inc. comes out with a list of the best companies to work for, and it’s always interesting to see who makes the list and why. But the thing I find more valuable than the list itself is the survey the magazine uses to arrive at its picks.

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