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crowd funding

November 21, 2014

What Ever Happened With The JOBS Act?

The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (also known as the JOBS Act), was signed into law in April 2012 to great fanfare.  The crux of the law, for small businesses, was to enable companies to crowd fund capital from non accredited investors in exchange for equity.  Currently, small businesses...

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November 20, 2014

Getting Started With An Email Marketing Program For Your Small Business

This week you’ve seen why email marketing can be so powerful and got some tips on how to maximize your email marketing campaigns.  But the question I received from a few folks was ‘how do I get started?’ The easiest way to start creating email marketing campaigns is by...

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getting a business email address

November 19, 2014

6 Tips For Smart Email Marketing Campaigns

Simply sending out emails or e-newsletters, without any thought or strategy behind them is the quickest way to get yourself unsubscribed.  Since you’re competing with so many other commercial emails in consumers’ inboxes, you need to do what you can to make your email stand out.  Here are a...

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November 18, 2014

Email Marketing – The Secret Marketing Powerhorse (INFOGRAPHIC)

I say it often in the classes I teach, food entrepreneurs have a tendency to rely too much (solely!) on social media as the crux of their marketing program to the exclusion of all else.  I get it – you have little time and little money to devote to...

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November 14, 2014

One Easy (and Free!) Way To Maximize Your Facebook Page Likes (VIDEO)

If you’re familiar with Facebook, then you’ve probably seen the ‘Also Recommended’ feature where business pages are recommended to you based on your past ‘likes.’  Since this can be a great way for customers to find you, let’s take a look how you as a business owner can take...

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small business value

November 10, 2014

Even The Big Boys Worry About Their Perceived *Value* For Customers

Earlier last week, in this post, a reader commented that she and her company had spent some time examining what *value* they provided to customers above just being a tasty product.   In a sea of tasty product competitors, they’ve realized that value is what helps differentiate them and...

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Tools You Need

Product costing, product pricing, distributor margins, and more.  These tools will help you make dollars and sense of your business.

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Webinars & Workshops

Check out the full line-up of food business classes and webinars scheduled for the next few months

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