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Quality and Universally Applicable Advice for Owners and Managers of Small to Medium Sized Businesses
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Topic Introduction

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This topic is a curated collection of quality business improvement advice, carefully filtered to met the needs of owners and managers of small to medium sized business enterprises. 

 

 

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The Ultimate Guide to Lead Generation via Social Media

The Ultimate Guide to Lead Generation via Social Media | Business Improvement | Scoop.it

Social media is so amazing for reading the news, connect with friends and meet new people - and for generating leads. Here is how to get it right.

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Lead generation, is one of the most important tasks for any business owner, as without leads a business will quickly shrivel up and die. Fortunately, with the advent of social media, business owners now have access to lead generation methods that are timely, effective, and cost efficient. It is now beholden upon business owners, to learn to utilise social media to generate the leads they need, and this ultimate guide provides a good blueprint on how to get started.

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cheerfulscorpius's comment, Today, 12:26 AM
Its fascinating
VIRTUADM1N's curator insight, Today, 3:53 AM
Social media is so amazing for reading the news, connect with friends and meet new people - and for generating leads. Here is how to get it right.
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How To Use Pinterest for Business

How To Use Pinterest for Business | Business Improvement | Scoop.it
Pinterest may be one of the best ways to showcase your business’ products and services. Get the most out of Pinterest to drive traffic and tell your story.
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Pinterest is a high profile social media site that deserves far more attention from businesses seeking to drive more traffic to their websites. Showcasing your products or services on a Pinterest account is not difficult, and can lead to significant additional traffic to your website, if done properly. This definitive guide, should prove very helpful to those businesses looking to establish a foothold in the Pinterest world.

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mabitter's comment, May 21, 2:44 AM
Thats exceptional...
Brett.Ashley.Crawford's curator insight, May 23, 10:49 AM
For the arts Pinterest's visual qualities and majority female audience make it an excellent channel. 
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10 Tips on How To Empower and Engage Your Employees

10 Tips on How To Empower and Engage Your Employees | Business Improvement | Scoop.it

The “my way of the highway” leadership style is no longer effective. Use these 10 tips to empower and engage your employees.

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Businesses with employees who interface with customers or perform key roles that keep the business functioning effectively, need to be especially conscious of empowering these employees to act with a degree of independence, and in making sure that they are fully engaged with the company's vision for the future. In most established businesses, this will require those business leaders to look closely at their leadership styles, and make any necessary adjustments. The ten tips in this article provide a great guide to changes that may be needed in personal leadership styles, if the employees of the business are to become empowered, and fully engaged.

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Adele Taylor's curator insight, May 17, 8:16 PM
Some of these tips seem simple enough, but it is amazing how many companies don't do them and lose their best staff.
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5 Tips to Create an Irresistible Call to Action

5 Tips to Create an Irresistible Call to Action | Business Improvement | Scoop.it

If you are getting website traffic but not conversions - use these 5 tips to create a compelling call to action and get more visitors to take action.

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Business owners who use their websites as lead generators, need to ensure that they use a strong call to action on each page that directs site visitors to take specific action, to move them into their business sales funnel. Unfortunately, many businesses operate websites that have no calls to action, or the calls to action that they do have, are weak or totally ineffective. The tips in this article on how to write an irresistible call to action should prove invaluable to such business owners.

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Walter Gassenferth's curator insight, May 12, 8:57 AM
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Bryan Worn's curator insight, May 17, 4:32 AM

If we are shy about doing this we should hire someone who isn't .

Nice concise advice.

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12 Different Types of Marketing Email You Could Be Sending

12 Different Types of Marketing Email You Could Be Sending | Business Improvement | Scoop.it

Learn about all the various types of emails you could be using in your email marketing program.

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Email marketing remains a key element in the marketing arsenal of all small business owners who have built an email list. This article outlines 12 different types of emails that you can send to those on your email list to maintain or increase engagement between the recipients and your business. If you are not utilising many of these, perhaps you might explore expanding your email marketing program to include a few more different types of emails, with a view to increasing engagement levels across the board.

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lickben's comment, May 10, 12:07 AM
Its striking