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Using a CRM to Connect Your Marketing Dots [Video]

  I recently had the opportunity to appear on the Plus Your Business show, hosted by Google+ expert Martin Shervington to talk about the importance of small business marketing and technology tools that every small business can use, specifically CRM systems. During the fun-filled and informative 30-minute conversation, Martin and I covered many topics relevant to […]

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IBM Shows The Power of Turning Data Into Actionable Information and Collaborative Email for Growing Businesses

IBM’s an amazing company, doing some pretty good things for growing businesses. Recently it launched business apps for iOS in conjunction with Apple. While Apple knows the power of consumers, entertainment and communication. IBM knows what businesses want and can help make Apple even more valuable for businesses. During a recent press event IBM showcased […]

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9 Things Your Company Should Do Before Switching Email Service Providers

What’s your best tip for switching email service providers for your company? The Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) is an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched StartupCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses. 1. Make Sure Your Data Migrates When […]

Robly email marketing

Can Robly Email Marketing Steal Constant Contact’s Dissatisfied Customers?

Robly is a new email marketing service, based in New York and San Francisco, targeting dissatisfied Constant Contact customers. Robly’s co-founders have built an email marketing service that they claim is easier to use than Constant Contact, with rich features like Mail Chimp and with great support like Rackspace (this analogy is mine – not […]

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ToutApp Adds New Features That Help Boost Sales Efforts

For small businesses that engage in sales efforts, there’s no shortage of apps to help organize, manage, and improve your efforts. ToutApp, a San Francisco-based software solution that has been in business since 2010,is competing for those small business dollars, promising a full suite of solutions that can help sales professionals easily initiate and track […]

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10 Tips for Outsourcing Email List Optimization

What advice would you offer an entrepreneur who wants to outsource the optimization of his or her email list?   The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, the YEC recently launched #StartupLab, a free virtual mentorship […]