Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business
3.3K views | +0 today
Follow
Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business
Harness what you know to help you grow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by Barbara Saunders from Using Linkedin Wisely
Scoop.it!

LinkedIn Is No Longer Optional For Small Businesses

LinkedIn Is No Longer Optional For Small Businesses | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
For small businesses, LinkedIn is something that should not be ignored. Here are 4 reasons why your small business should be on LinkedIn.

Via Steve Cassady
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Listen up Solos and Small Biz Owners! Get your LinkedIn on.

more...
Steve Cassady's curator insight, June 10, 2014 7:39 PM

Nice insights by Kristina Cisnero on Linkedin For Small Business.  Actually this is how my Operational and Financial consulting for small businesses expanded into Social Media, especially Linkedin

Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

The Top 7 Online Marketing Trends That Will Dominate 2014

The Top 7 Online Marketing Trends That Will Dominate 2014 | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
The Internet has drastically altered the way in which information is shared, and has had a profound impact on marketing. Over the past few years, there has been more of a shift toward inbound techniques, while many outbound tactics have become antiquated. More businesses are finding success publishing original content [...]
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Barbara Saunders from Using Linkedin Wisely
Scoop.it!

7 Essential LinkedIn Marketing Stats: When to Post, What to Post and How to Improve - Search Engine Journal

7 Essential LinkedIn Marketing Stats: When to Post, What to Post and How to Improve - Search Engine Journal | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
A quick glance at a chart of the Internet’s fastest-growing social networks reveals what you likely already knew (Instagram is growing like mad) and what m

Via Steve Cassady
more...
Steve Cassady's curator insight, May 29, 2014 10:26 AM

Stats to help you plan your linkedin strategy

Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

Google Panda 4.0 - Was Your Site Affected? - 'Net Features - Website Magazine

Google Panda 4.0 - Was Your Site Affected? - 'Net Features - Website Magazine | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Solo Pros, Google's been making some changes. Are you affected? Is it a Panda or a Penguin?

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Barbara Saunders from Using Linkedin Wisely
Scoop.it!

11 LinkedIn Marketing Tips For Your Next Campaign - Business 2 Community

11 LinkedIn Marketing Tips For Your Next Campaign - Business 2 Community | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it

Business 2 Community 11 LinkedIn Marketing Tips For Your Next Campaign Business 2 Community 11 LinkedIn Marketing Tips For Your Next Campaign image cool linkedin LinkedIn is no longer simply a tool for finding jobs or building professional...


Via Steve Cassady
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Hey Solos, has Facebook got you down. Try Linked In for a while.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

Taming Technology in Boomer Business | Solo Pro Radio

Taming Technology in Boomer Business | Solo Pro Radio | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
Boomers are the largest group starting their own businesses today. Technology makes it possible. Today's episode is on taming technology in boomer business.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Barbara Saunders from technologies
Scoop.it!

picjumbo — totally free photos for your commercial & personal works

picjumbo — totally free photos for your commercial & personal works | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it

Via John Dalziel
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Photo resource

more...
John Dalziel's curator insight, May 13, 2014 5:14 AM

Here learners and/or practitioners will find exceptionally high-quality photos for their personal and commercial use. The pictures have been shot by the site owner himself and all he requests for in return is proper attribution.

Communicationship's curator insight, October 15, 2014 11:39 AM

awesome plugin

 

Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

8 Marketing Tips to Help You Get More Clients | Bourn Creative

8 Marketing Tips to Help You Get More Clients | Bourn Creative | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
Here are 8 marketing tips to help you attract the clients you need whether it's your first client, it's more clients, or it's better clients
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Good reminders

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

The Business Climate for Female Entrepreneurs - Webmag.co | Digital Resources for Net Professionals

The Business Climate for Female Entrepreneurs - Webmag.co | Digital Resources for Net Professionals | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
Website Magazine's WebMag.co provides infographics, videos and more for 'Net professionals.
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Solo Pros: Watch the trends and manage your own business. HINT: Sometimes it's smart to do the opposite.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

Forget The Jobs Report -- Focus On the Freelance Economy

Forget The Jobs Report -- Focus On the Freelance Economy | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
The following guest post is by Jeff Wald, cofounder of WorkMarket. All eyes are on this Friday’s employment report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). So much hinges on the outcome of this report.  The stock market will move.  Treasury yields will rise or fall.  Consumer sentiment will be impacted. [...]
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Freelance is the NEW WORK REALITY. This article uncovers so startling stats. When you 'get it', give me a call and let's talk.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

Promotional Modules for E-Commerce - Webmag.co | Digital Resources for Net Professionals

Promotional Modules for E-Commerce - Webmag.co | Digital Resources for Net Professionals | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
Website Magazine's WebMag.co provides infographics, videos and more for 'Net professionals.
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Solo Pros: Do you have an e-store on your site? Check out this road map to ecommerce success.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

Why I’m Reducing My Investment in Facebook

Why I’m Reducing My Investment in Facebook | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
I was a bit late to the party in terms of joining Facebook, a bit intimidated, at first, because I thought it would be full of college students and probably not all that interesting.Read more...
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Excellent insights, Jason. Totally agree.

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Barbara Saunders from MarketingHits
Scoop.it!

How to Use Twitter Hashtags as a Prospecting Tool

How to Use Twitter Hashtags as a Prospecting Tool | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it

Do you find it hard to have meaningful engagements with prospects on Twitter?

 

Do you want a better way to find quality prospects and increase your Twitter ROI?


Twitter is a key social media tool that gives you access to a targeted audience and relevant conversations, but first you have to cut through the noise.


Via Brian Yanish - MarketingHits.com
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Solo Pros: Have you been ignoring Twitter in favor of Facebook? Maybe it's time to take another look at this tool.

more...
Bookmarking Librarian's curator insight, April 15, 2014 8:57 PM

Twitter for networking

aanve's curator insight, April 15, 2014 10:45 PM

www.aanve.com

 

Idris Busari's curator insight, April 16, 2014 8:16 AM

Do you find it hard to have meaningful engagements with prospects on Twitter?

Rescooped by Barbara Saunders from Using Linkedin Wisely
Scoop.it!

LinkedIn Tips: 10 Smart New Moves - InformationWeek

LinkedIn Tips: 10 Smart New Moves - InformationWeek | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
LinkedIn Tips: 10 Smart New Moves
InformationWeek
LinkedIn has launched a number of new features and redesigned a handful of old ones this year to keep you active and engaged, whether you're job searching or not.

Via Steve Cassady
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

9 Entrepreneurs Reveal How They Validated Their Business Idea

9 Entrepreneurs Reveal How They Validated Their Business Idea | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
The author of a new book tells how several inventive types tested their product's premise. A catchy concept won't score profits for a startup if no one wants the device.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

Social Media Trends for 2014 - Webmag.co | Digital Resources for Net Professionals

Social Media Trends for 2014 - Webmag.co | Digital Resources for Net Professionals | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
Website Magazine's WebMag.co provides infographics, videos and more for 'Net professionals.
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Hey Solos, check out what's trending in SoMe tactics right NOW!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

6 digital media and PR lessons from 2013

6 digital media and PR lessons from 2013 | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
As opportunities and avenues for communication broaden, PR pros are going to have to come to terms with the fact they can’t do everything all at once.
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Solo Pros: Are you following the trends? Here's what we learned about  social media from last year.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

How I work with limited energy as a solopreneur.

How I work with limited energy as a solopreneur. | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Excellent article about customizing your business work  around you. I have a tool you can use to manage your time AND your energy. Check it out here: http://www.soloprosuccess.com/product/action-steps-time-and-energy-management-for-solo-pros/

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

Engagement Science - Webmag.co | Digital Resources for Net Professionals

Engagement Science - Webmag.co | Digital Resources for Net Professionals | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
Website Magazine's WebMag.co provides infographics, videos and more for 'Net professionals.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

the middle finger project | How to Get More Clients Than You Can Handle + Get the Contract Every Time (Without Resorting to Scumbaginism.)

the middle finger project | How to Get More Clients Than You Can Handle + Get the Contract Every Time (Without Resorting to Scumbaginism.) | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Solos and small businesses! Great article. Finally, the days of 'think nice thoughts and draw clients' is OVER!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

Conversions & Content Marketing - Webmag.co | Digital Resources for Net Professionals

Conversions & Content Marketing - Webmag.co | Digital Resources for Net Professionals | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
Website Magazine's WebMag.co provides infographics, videos and more for 'Net professionals.
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Solo Pros: This is an excellent infographic about how to turn all of that juicy content you're creating into CONVERSIONS!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

5 Minute LinkedIn Marketing Plan - Webmag.co | Digital Resources for Net Professionals

5 Minute LinkedIn Marketing Plan - Webmag.co | Digital Resources for Net Professionals | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
Website Magazine's WebMag.co provides infographics, videos and more for 'Net professionals.
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Solo Pros: Are you working Linked In? Here's a quick starter kit.

more...
DeBorah Beatty's curator insight, April 28, 2014 7:00 PM

add your insight...

Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

Understanding Content Strategy - Webmag.co | Digital Resources for Net Professionals

Understanding Content Strategy - Webmag.co | Digital Resources for Net Professionals | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
Website Magazine's WebMag.co provides infographics, videos and more for 'Net professionals.
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Solo Pros: How's your CONTENT STRATEGY? Don't have one...? Check out this infographic.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

Facebook Is Reportedly About To Slash Your Page’s Organic Reach Even More

Facebook Is Reportedly About To Slash Your Page’s Organic Reach Even More | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
Facebook is showing Pages' organic posts to fewer and fewer people as time goes on.

Have you noticed a dramatic drop in the visibility of …
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Facebook marketers - what do you do when it's not working anymore?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Barbara Saunders
Scoop.it!

Facebook's News Feed: What Changed and Why

Facebook's News Feed: What Changed and Why | Solo Pro World | 21st Century Business | Scoop.it
As Winston Churchill once said, “to improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often." It's a maxim Facebook seems to have adopted wholeheartedly when it comes to the News...
Barbara Saunders's insight:

Interesting: FB is moving toward ranking on higher quality content (same as Google). What's YOUR plan to keep up?

more...
No comment yet.