Author Archives: Beth Orchard

SEO 101: How to Make SEO Work for You

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A company that does not utilize search engine optimization (SEO) online in the digital age might as well be shooting themselves in the foot as far as growth is concerned. Page ranks and search engine results rely on optimization of digital content to show at the top and draw in customers who search out services […]

Why Company Success and Sales Skills Go Hand-in-Hand

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Selling is not for everyone. It is a skill some people have, and others can be trained to become better at, but it is not something just anyone should do. Selling takes excitement, passion, and skill to invest in the company enough to want to sell the product to others. Valuable sales techniques take time […]

Hiring a Business Consultant is a Smart Move: Here’s Why

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If you don’t know everything there is to know about a product or service you are selling, you might want to rethink your strategy. When you own a business, you must know it inside and out more than anyone else out there. Business consultants often step in because they are problem solvers who enter the […]

Know the 6 Common Business Challenges and Ways to Solve Them

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Building a business is not for the faint of heart. It takes hard work, dedication, and persistence to push past barriers. Even when arranging financing to get a business to open doors, that is only the beginning. Part of the research phase of building a business requires investigating common roadblocks you might run across in […]

When to Outsource Sales Functions for Small Businesses and Why It Helps

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Revenue growth is an essential element of building a business. Without predictable sales and prospects, it is hard to manage expectations and growth forecasts. More meetings can generate more sales, but to scale up, it is important not to get the sales functions mixed up with all the other functions that need to be done. […]

Three Reasons Why a Consultant Can Help a Business Project Thrive

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The decision to hire a business consultant or company to support a small business project is never easy. For one, it is hard to decide whether to spend precious resources on outside consultants and, secondly, it may feel unnecessary when the business already retains talent to take on the tasks necessary to kickstart a project. […]

Try These 5 Strategies to Attack Small Business Challenges Head On – and Thrive

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No small business is immune to everyday challenges. Entrepreneurs who think everything will go smoothly usually hit roadblocks and bumps the hardest. It is better to be prepared that challenges will come and have some solid strategies in place to tackle them head on. Only half of small businesses survive past five years. To ensure […]

Learn How to Better Manage Wealth for Small Business Owners

MANAGING WEALTH

Profitability and the bottom line can make or break a small business. Finding success in a chosen market takes time. There are pitfalls to avoid and pathways to choose along the way.  Learning how to better manage wealth can make a huge difference to a savvy small business owner on the journey to meeting personal […]

Sales Consultants Can Bring These 4 Advantages to Business Owners

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No decision as a business owner is taken lightly. Every decision, big and small, can make a difference in how the company runs, what happens in the future, and may have far reaching impact in some cases for the company as a whole. If your business is showing these four signs, it can signal time […]

How to Deal with Outsourcing Questions and Be Successful

HOW TO DEAL WITH QUESTIONS

Success from outsourcing means asking important questions about what is going to help a specific business hit their target goals, build revenue, and grow the business. There may be good reasons not to outsource initially, but, looking deeper, it begins to make more sense when it comes to the bottom line. When, how, and whether, […]