Tag Archives: Small Business

Enjoy Member Breakfast and Discourse with Jim Turrell

Have you ever wanted to deliver a speech without relying on notes? That’s the specialty of author Dr. Jim Turrell, who will be speaking at the Tustin Chamber’s monthly membership breakfast on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at Tustin Ranch Golf Club. The breakfast will begin at 7:30 am and last 90 minutes. Turrell will be discussing techniques he mentions in his book “Speaking from the Heart,” which was published in 1998. Keeping with the spirit of the topic, he will not be using notes. Improvising Instead of Memorizing A major inspiration for Dr. Turrell’s book came from jazz music, which … Continue reading

What Mobile Strategy Ensures Success of Small Business

Mobile strategy is becoming a natural part of web design as mobile internet is growing by leaps and bounds in popularity. Businesses that rely on local customers can greatly benefit from a local mobile search and by adopting a suitable mobile search marketing strategy. Unfortunately, there are many national websites that are setting bad examples that some small businesses feel compelled to follow. The following concepts will help differentiate between the winning and losing mobile strategies: What Small Businesses Must Avoid Big companies are still playing a numbers game with interruptive marketing that small businesses cannot afford to play. An … Continue reading

How to Get Reviews That Counts for Local Businesses

Getting reviews for your business has been a coveted grail for a long time. Small businesses know that reviews not only help to build trust among prospects but can also help your website gain visibility online. For instance, review websites like Yelp and Google Local are great sources of customer referrals. So, how do you go about building the right reviews to your business? Here are some tips that will help you: Build Reviews Naturally Learn from link building tactics and build reviews for your site naturally. Check how other businesses are doing their reviews and get creative. Make sure … Continue reading

Learn Expert Tips From Facebook Small Business Team

Are you a small business owner looking to change the way Facebook helps bring in customers and gain exposure as a business? Why not hear advice from the actual Small Business Team from Facebook itself? Now you can when you attend the Facebook Small Business Boost in Los Angeles, California! Boost your small business Social media has become a requirement for any business looking to engage and interact with customers, and grow its internet presence. The biggest social network of all is still Facebook. They have a wealth of information and resources for small business owners to help them boost … Continue reading

7 Great Ways to Put Your Search Rankings at the Top

Small businesses need a robust toolkit in order to get themselves right at the top of search engines, and that means knowing which tools to put into that kit for the best success. One aspect that small businesses tend to overlook is getting higher search ranks through local search marketing and its power when bigger companies can’t rank well locally. Need some help on where to start? Here are 7 ways to beef up your search optimization and marketing toolkit that you can integrate right now as a small business: Location Should Always Be Top Priority. Have you heard of … Continue reading

Learn How to Grow Your Accounting System

Outgrowing your current accounting system is one sign that your business is doing well but with it comes a lot of problems. To learn when it is time for a new system and the best ways to transition, register for Free Small Business Talk: Growing Out of Your Current Accounting System and start implementing changes that will not only help you cope with your current system but will make it easier to streamline into a more robust accounting system as your business grows. Free Small Business Talk! Event Details: Date: Thursday, July 24 Time: 3:30PM – 5PM Venue: Microsoft Store … Continue reading

Business Spotlight: Christmas Light Installer

When you are in need of a reputable service to install your Christmas lights, look no further than the Christmas Light Installer. Since 2005, they have been in the business of installing Christmas lights. They strive to make installing and maintaining holiday displays a stress free part of every holiday celebration. With experienced, trained installers, you get a peace of mind about your holiday decorations throughout the entire holiday season. The Christmas Light Installer offers residential, commercial, and interior services as well as technical support. They have the training to take on every aspect of Christmas light installation for both … Continue reading

Small Business Seminar: SBA California Capital Women’s Business Center

Date: December -5, 2013 Time: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Location: Small-Business-Administration, 6501-Sylvan-Road, Main-Conference-Room, Citrus-Heights, CA-95610 This seminar is sponsored by the joint effort of the US Small Business Association, the Internal Revenue-Service, Board of Equalization, California-Franchise-Tax Board, Board of Equalization and Employment Development Department. It is a seminar that involves providing important information on business so that business owners can gain better insight to meet their responsibilities towards payment of taxes. It will also provide information to business owners about the various government resources that are available to help small-businesses grow and succeed. Women’s Business Centers are the representatives … Continue reading

Orange County Business Spotlight: Colonial Carpet Co.

When it comes to highly professional, experienced, licensed and insured flooring contractors, one of the best in the Orange County area happens to be Colonial Carpet Company, or simply known as Colonial Carpet. They have been providing their services to the OC and Los Angeles area for the past five years as a family owned and operated business, helping both residential and commercial clients with their laminate, carpet, wood, stone and tile projects. Why have they become a premiere flooring contractor? Because of their great attention to the detail as well as treating all of their customers like family, making … Continue reading

Orange County Business Event: Helping 100 Businesses in 100 Days

It is time to shift your business into high gear, and there is no better way to do that than by attending the “Helping 100 Businesses in 100 Days Workshop” that is coming to Concordia University on February 23rd from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Over the past 3 years, this event has brought thousands of businesses and business managers together to discuss and learn how to improve their operations. Focusing on leadership, diversity, business and consumer intelligence, brand loyalty, and covering dozens of other issues, these workshops are simply the best and most comprehensive around. To date, the concepts … Continue reading