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Recession Hell Becoming Recovery Fatigue? Answer with Strategy (by @TRethore)
Business, Leadership, Management
Recession Hell Becoming Recovery Fatigue? Answer with Strategy (by @TRethore)
31 October 2012

In 2009, economists from the National Bureau of Economic Research declared that the US recession had ended in June – meaning that’s when the US economy bottomed out and began moving forward again. Yet today, in 2012, we continue to experience a roller coaster ride of positive and negative economic statistics. Consumer spending continues to stagnate amid high unemployment and business activity shrank in September for the first time since 2009. Read more…

Updated! Fun Infographic Promotes Pitch NYC for Women 2.0 (@women2)
Business,Women In Business
Updated! Fun Infographic Promotes Pitch NYC for Women 2.0 (@women2)
30 October 2012

One of the events I’ll regret not attending this year is the Pitch NYC conference on Wednesday November 14 of this year. A collaborative forum for aspiring entrepreneurs to be empowered as self-sustaining founders. A place for burgeoning ideas to share their concepts at the Startup Competition. Read more…

Hurricane Business Preparedness – Do You Have a Plan for #Sandy?
Business,Women In Business
Hurricane Business Preparedness - Do You Have a Plan for #Sandy?
28 October 2012

With all the excitement surrounding Hurricane Sandy, I began to wonder what resources exist to help businesses prepare for hurricanes or recover afterwards. Here’s a quick list of what I found. Ready. Read more…

Women in Business: Don’t Miss the Last SBA National Women’s Small Business Month Web Chat!
Business, Entrepreneurship, Events
Women in Business: Don't Miss the Last SBA National Women's Small Business Month Web Chat!
24 October 2012

As you probably know by now, the United States Small Business Administration (SBA) is celebrating National Women Small Business Month with a series of web chats. What you may not know if you’ve been too busy to catch the chats is that archives of them are available free on the SBA web site. They’ve had three chats out of the four scheduled (we’ll come back to the fourth momentarily). Read more…

Web.com Small Business Forum comes to Dallas, Texas #smb
Business,Events
Web.com Small Business Forum comes to Dallas, Texas #smb
23 October 2012

Are you ready, Dallas, Texas? The Small Business Forum from Web. com is coming to your town. You can register here. Read more…

Recent Small Business Highlights from Grow Smart Biz
Business
Recent Small Business Highlights from Grow Smart Biz
22 October 2012

Grow Smart Biz, is brought to you by the company that hosts our blog and sponsors our community events, Network Solutions, a Web. com company. The following is a summary of the most relevant content our sibling blog, Grow Smart Biz has recently published. Read more…

Tip of the Week: Use Google Alerts to Monitor Your Online Presence
Facebook/Social Media
forum.web.com
19 October 2012

It’s a good idea for home services professionals to keep an eye on their online reputation. You should know what people are saying about you, good or bad, and be prepared to help solve any problems that appear online. The best way to keep track of what people are saying about you is to do a basic Google search for your name and one for your company name (log in to your Gmail or Google account first). Read more…

How to Set up a Google Alert
Getting Advanced
forum.web.com
19 October 2012

To set up a Google Alert, visit Google. com/alerts, sign in with your Gmail account (set one up if you don’t have one). Next, put in your name and company name as separate searches. Read more…

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