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SH Recap – Market Your Business, Improve Your Sales, and GROW!

SH Recap – Market Your Business, Improve Your Sales, and GROW!

Sales and marketing are two of the biggest concerns for small business owners, and admittedly these are two of our favorite topics to cover over on Smart Hustle. In this week’s Recap, we’re sharing some of the best marketing and sales article recently published that are sure to give you new strategies to think about […]

SH Recap – Market Your Business, Improve Your Sales, and GROW!

Smart Hustle Recap: Small Business Week Events + 3 Amazing Interviews

Small Business Week has officially begun! Maria Contreras-Sweet, the administrator of the Small Business Association (SBA), declared May 1-7 as the dates for Small Business Week 2016, so it is officially time to boost your small business knowledge and celebrate your favorite small businesses. In this Smart Hustle Recap we have a huge list of […]

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For Small Businesses, Facebook Is the Dominant Media Pillar

There’s 4 big pillars of advertising – print (newspapers, magazines), radio, TV and Facebook. End of story. It’s not …and social media…it’s “and Facebook”. Facebook’s $5.2 billion of advertising revenue in the first quarter, 1.7 billion users, profit of $1.5 billion continue to make Facebook a POWERFUL contender far beyond it’s rivals such as Twitter […]

SH Recap – Market Your Business, Improve Your Sales, and GROW!

Smart Hustle Recap: How to Use Landing Pages, the Story behind the Kauffman Foundation, and More

Many small business owners have heard of the term ‘landing page’ even if they haven’t used one before. Whether you are a novice or an expert, we have a great story in this Smart Hustle recap where the Vice President of Marketing for LeadPages explains how to use landing pages to turn website visitors into […]

SH Recap – Market Your Business, Improve Your Sales, and GROW!

Smart Hustle Recap: Word-of-Mouth Marketing, Tax Tips & How to Become a Better Manager

Word-of-mouth marketing is arguably the most effective form of marketing available. If your message can resonate with your most loyal customers, they will sing your praise and actually do the marketing for you. These customer-generated messages are especially powerful because word-of-mouth marketing statistics show that 84 percent of consumers trust recommendations from family, friends and […]