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4 Cost-Effective Ways of Marketing to Target Audiences

Rebecca Clay Jun 17, 2020 3:01:11 PM
4 Cost-Effective Ways of Marketing to Target Audiences

With innumerable options out there all promising different benefits, choosing the right way to market a business can be daunting, to say the least. This is especially true for those fledgling businesses that don’t have a large budget to burn through. One of the best ways of ensuring a marketing budget is being put to the best use is through target marketing. This type of strategy breaks down a larger market into smaller segments, concentrating on a specific customer group or target audience.

How Data Can Supercharge Your Marketing Strategy

Esther Ferguson Jun 3, 2020 12:40:12 PM
How Data Can Supercharge Your Marketing Strategy

By harnessing the power of data, 21st-century marketers can achieve the kinds of results and insights that they could only have dreamed of a decade ago. With data on their side, the only limit on what marketers can achieve is their own imaginations. Data-driven campaigns can be laser-focused on a specific goal and can enable businesses to achieve far more with much less. Here’s everything you need to know about data-driven marketing.

How to Create an Effective Recruitment Strategy

Rebecca Clay Jun 3, 2020 12:35:03 PM
How to Create an Effective Recruitment Strategy

Recruitment should be a key focus of any business. A skilled team will be more productive and help you drive growth and increase profits within your company, whereas hiring unskilled or inexperienced staff can have a detrimental effect on your business and lead to high staff turnover and financial losses. Fortunately, there are various tactics to help you attract and retain the best candidates. Every manager should invest in the recruitment process to hire a winning team for their organization. With this in mind, here is some useful advice on how to create an effective recruitment strategy:

4 Tips to Help You Get Hired

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Josh Wendt Jun 3, 2020 12:27:44 PM
4 Tips to Help You Get Hired

Finding your ideal employment situation takes time and effort. For many people, job hunting is just about finding any job, but it’s about finding the right job. The last thing you want to have happen is to take a job that you are unhappy with or that doesn’t offer the right salary to fit your needs. Ultimately, you won’t likely want to stay in such a job for long. This will only lead to a renewal of your job hunt, something that you surely wouldn’t be excited to experience again so soon.

Tips for Having a Successful Trade Show Experience

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Josh Wendt May 25, 2020 3:10:56 PM
Tips for Having a Successful Trade Show Experience

Trade shows are an excellent way for you to build a client base and get the word out about your business or product. There is also ample opportunity to meet others in your industry and build your professional network, something that can definitely come in handy as your business grows. You stand to gain so much from having a successful experience at a trade show, you want to ensure that you are prepared for the event so that you can take full advantage of all the potential benefits.

How to Protect Your Business Against Cyber Threats

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Josh Wendt May 1, 2020 7:26:06 PM
How to Protect Your Business Against Cyber Threats

With millions of people using the internet on a daily basis, it is scary to think that almost everyone is exposed to viruses, malware and hacking scandals that could cause personal and professional jeopardy. Businesses, in particular, must pay extra attention to the damages caused by cyber threats and should educate all employees about the most common risks.

With the number of recorded hacks escalating in recent times, businesses are more vulnerable than ever before to this type of threat. It would be well worth getting to grips with the main areas where your business could be susceptible to suspicious activity and how to take the necessary actions to keep your company safe.

Six Digital Solutions to Help Your Business Prosper

Rebecca Clay Apr 29, 2020 2:46:20 PM
Six Digital Solutions to Help Your Business Prosper

When it comes to capturing market share, driving up profits, and encouraging your business to grow, you will need technology by your side to really make the most of your enterprise’s offerings. Without digital technology fused with your every process and system, you’ll be languishing behind your competition within your market, and you’ll be unable to compete on the price point of those companies that have streamlined with the use of technology. As such, digital solutions can help your business prosper like never before – and six of the best are shared with business owners and startup entrepreneurs below.

7 Skills You’ll Need to Succeed in a Digital Marketing Career

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Josh Wendt Apr 1, 2020 12:24:22 PM
7 Skills You’ll Need to Succeed in a Digital Marketing Career

Digital marketing is becoming an increasingly popular career choice. With so many businesses now trading online, and a focus on SEO and social media, it’s likely that the number of job openings will increase. While many digital marketing jobs don’t require formal qualifications, there are certain skills that employees will look out for, so if you are thinking about a career in this industry you may want to work on the following.

How To Improve Your Home Inspector Business’s Reputation

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Josh Wendt Mar 3, 2020 11:05:39 AM
How To Improve Your Home Inspector Business’s Reputation

Brand reputation is important in every industry, but particularly the home inspection industry. It is essential that you develop your reputation as a trustworthy, experienced, and expert home inspector so that potential buyers can make informed, intelligent decisions in such an important moment in their life. However, it can also be challenging to develop this reputation, especially when you are just getting started. So, what can be done about this? There are a few highly effective strategies for improving your brand reputation as a home inspector, which should help you to attract new customers and increase your authority in this competitive industry.