Category Archives: Marketing


Practical Business Lessons from Amazon Founder Jeff Bezos

May 29, 2017 | by Myan Barredo

Most people will likely mention Mark Zuckerberg or Steve Jobs when they’re asked about famous, wealthy Internet/tech heroes. But equally deserving of the recognition is Jeff Bezos – the analytical, brainiac founder and CEO of Amazon. Since the company started in 1994, it has transformed from being a simple online bookstore to being the world’s […]


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Infographic: Low-Cost Ways To Grow Business / 10 Lucrative Small Business Industries

May 26, 2017 | by Myan Barredo

Friday means Infographic day! This week, we looked into how you can grow your small business without spending a lot of money. We learned the importance of building brand awareness and creating a loyal customer base in scaling up. Once you have the loyal following, you can leverage your existing customers. Developing better products and services, […]


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10 Most Lucrative Small Business Industries

May 24, 2017 | by Myan Barredo

Prospective business owners need to know their industry very well before rolling out their business plan. Having the skills or expertise and other resources are not enough. The profitability of the industry directly impacts your business’ opportunity for growth. Before you start your small business learn as much as possible about the industry you will […]


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How To Grow Your Small Business Without Spending A Lot

May 22, 2017 | by Myan Barredo

Do you have the drive to grow your small business, but you don’t have a lot of money to do it? If you think that you need deep pockets to scale up, then you’re wrong. There may be several areas in your business that you need to spend your hard-earned money on, but that doesn’t […]


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Infographic: Funding and Promoting Your Business With Limited Budget

May 19, 2017 | by Myan Barredo

Happy Infographic Friday! This week, our blog posts focused on funding and promoting your small business with limited resources. We’ve shared some tips on how to finance your business with small capital. Using your own money can be your first step for funding your business. Seeking financial help from family and friends is also an option. […]


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How to Promote Your Small Business on a Shoestring Budget

May 17, 2017 | by Myan Barredo

If you have a small business operating on a shoestring budget, spending for marketing must be done prudently. But does effective marketing really require lots of money? Not necessarily! Gone are the days when all marketing methods are costly and hard to measure. Marketing tactics have evolved over the years and today there are countless […]


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How to Fund Your Small Business With Minimal Capital

May 15, 2017 | by Myan Barredo

One of the key elements for a business to exist is capital. Whatever stage your company is in—whether it has yet to be launched, has just started, is already thriving, or is gearing up for growth and expansion—you always have to look for ways to fund your small business. SMBs naturally start with minimal capital. […]


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Infographic: How to Organize and Scale Your Business

May 12, 2017 | by Ivy Guerrero
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It’s Infographic Friday once again and we’re rounding up the first part of our small business series! This week, we looked at how you can organize and scale your business. As an entrepreneur, you need to cover a lot of ground. From management to operations, there’s just so many things you have to do. This […]


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5 Ways to Scale Your Small Business

May 10, 2017 | by Myan Barredo

Starting a business is not that easy. But once you’ve taken the initial step of building and introducing your brand/company to the market, you need to be prepared for other challenges that lie ahead. At some point, you would want your business to grow, scale up, and be as successful as possible. Part of scaling […]


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5 Ways to Organize Your Small Business

May 8, 2017 | by Myan Barredo

The main goal of every small business owner is to achieve profitability and success. But in order to do so, you must first recognize the relationship between productivity and being organized. Small businesses like yours probably don’t have a lot of resources yet, so running your company efficiently with only a minimum amount of resources […]


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