Smart Hustle Recap: Entrepreneur Advice to Grow Your Small Business

Smart Hustle Recap: 3 Informational and Inspirational Smart Hustle Interviews

Smart Hustle Magazine is known for interviews. As a site that is both for small business owners and about small business owners, Ramon Ray uses audio and video interviews to tell inspiring small business stories and keep readers informed about the latest technology and small business advice. In this issue of the Smart Hustle Recap, […]

12 Ways to Get Quick Feedback From Customers Online

What is the best inexpensive way to get quick feedback from customers online? 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. Feedback Tabs Services like Get Satisfaction allow […]

Why Content Marketing and Customer Reviews Are So Important. New Study In NY Times Article

We know that customer reviews are important – which is why we agonize over Yelp and other review services. The NY Times writes, Today, products are being evaluated more on their “absolute value, their quality,” Dr. Simonson said. Brand names mean less. The results suggest that companies should spend less money trying to shape consumer opinions […]

Get Instant Vendor and Product Reviews With ExpertCircle

Successful business owners will tell you that running a business takes more than just blood, sweat and tears. It takes the assistance of other vendors and business products to handle the peripheral tasks to ensure the success of a business. Business owners cannot succeed working in a silo, but by seeking the resources of competent […]

Tackle Negative Customer Reviews Before They Go Online—whirLocal Offers Customer Review Collection and Publishing System

It’s no fun when your business gets bad-mouthed publicly on the Web. A few negative reviews can turn off potential customers from spending their money at your establishment. WhirLocal is a new service that helps businesses collect customer reviews, and maintain a positive online reputation by addressing negative reviews privately. What is whirlLocal? Developed by […]