everyday technology

7 Examples of Everyday Technology That Should Change in 2015

What’s one everyday technology you use all the time that you wish a startup would totally rethink in 2015? 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. The […]

old school marketing

4 Ways to Blend and Transform That Old School Marketing You Thought Was Dead

I’m sure by now you have heard that old school marketing is dead. With the growth of the internet, the popularity of social media and the boom of mobile devices, businesses are finding new ways to win over customers. Goodbye newspaper advertisement, hello Google Adwords campaign. Farewell printed flyer, hail ye social media announcement. Adios […]

email service providers

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 […]

appointments

The 6 Best SaaS Solutions for Scheduling Business Appointments

What is your favorite SaaS solution for scheduling appointments or phone calls easily? 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. AppointmentCore We just started using […]

ShareConnect

The ShareConnect App Gives You PC Access on the Go: Video Interview with Janelle Raney of Citrix

I recently had the chance to speak with Janelle Raney, a product marketing specialist at Citrix. The topic of our conversation was a new connectivity app called ShareConnect. The ShareConnect tool is a free app available right now at the App Store. With ShareConnect you can connect any of your desktop computers to your mobile […]

local marketing

5 Steps to Guide Your Next Local Marketing Campaign (plus The $25k Makeover Contest)

Finding new customers is a huge task for any small business, but it’s especially difficult if you run a local business that requires local marketing to customers from a limited geographic area. This fact is well known and well cited – and it’s actually what motivated the $25,000 Marketing Makeover contest that we talked about […]

gary v.

Gary Vaynerchuk’s 16 Tips For Your Success In Marketing, Social Media, Entrepreneurship and More

Gary Vaynerchuk (Gary V) was interviewed by Startup Grind and and shared a lot of great insights on topics that impact small businesses, like marketing, reaching customers and using social media. While we definitely don’t want to encourage you to BE Gary V, you have to be YOU, we know you can use his small business […]