Welcome to Direct Sales Boot Camp. It’s no secret I am not a fan of most of these companies, but I advise on them all the time. If you are going to choose a Direct Sales company to be your business, treat it like a business! Here are some red flags to watch out for when choosing a DS company. Always keep in mind, the odds are already stacked against you if you choose to work in Direct Sales so let’s work together and flip the odds in your favor.
Your brand is the face of your business. It’s what people see and hear before they ever talk to anyone at your company. Having a good brand is important to make good first impressions. Here are 5 essentials of Branding in a handy infographic.
My Business Adviser is tooting its own horn a bit this week and talking about how I can help you. I personally have never run across a business that didn’t need some level of business coaching….maybe not me, but they needed help from someone. We all try to do everything ourselves with mixed results. We can’t be experts at everything which is why we bring in other people to help out. Myself, I have to have a brilliant accountant because that is my weak point. I know the basics but my accountant fills in the knowledge gaps for me. Here is a quick infographic talking about Business Coaches in general. I will share stories this week as well and feel free to send me any questions you might have.
It’s been a rough week with the flu dropping me and everyone else at the office like flies. It’s a good thing I can coach virtually so I don’t have sick clients as well. Today I am posting two infographics about small businesses to make up for my week of rest. The first one is about the 5 Social Media tools you should be using and the second id a Small Business Start-up Checklist for those of you who are just beginning this journey. Something for everyone! As always drop me a line on Facebook if you have any questions or think you may want a coach to help your business take things up a notch. First consult is free and you will walk away with actionable info, not just a sales pitch.
We are talking about small businesses this week at My Business Adviser. This is the area I have the most experience and help to give. We will start with an infographic giving a snapshot of the state of small businesses in the US.
Customer service is the lifeblood of a business. No matter what business you are in there is some element of customer service involved. Here is an infographic giving some of the Do’s and Don’ts of customer service to use as a baseline.
With over 8 billion video views per day, Facebook Live has taken off in a big way. If your marketing strategy includes a more personal connection with your audience it would serve you well to use this powerful tool. Here are the 6 steps to going live as well as some tips to help you make your experience better.