Grit… and Resilience
These have always been important things for a small business to have, but in these trying times, how can you get or increase yours?
I am excited to announce that I’ve been selected to speak at the Small Business Grit Virtual Summit Series, May 18-29, 2020. The theme of the summit is “Resilience,” and my presentation topic will be “Consistency: The Key to Creating and Maintaining a Brand Image.” Continue reading
I’m excited to announce that my new book – Branding for Beginners: Why Consistency Is the Key to Creating and Maintaining a Brand Image – is now available at Amazon!
Consistency is the key to creating and maintaining a “Brand Image” for your business. But how can you stay consistent without guidelines for how to refer to your business in all of your content? Continue reading
I have been collecting information about a wealth of helpful tools for small businesses – some of which are apps, and some of which are websites. Because small businesses are always concerned about cost, my reviews will focus on the helpful tools that have a free basic version, but that can be upgraded as your business expands.
Here’s a look at three of the tools I’ve been looking at (and using) over the past few months.
Ripl is an app that helps you create animated images to promote your business. There is a free basic service, which includes a limited number of templates and font/color options. The animated images are created as short MOV files, which can then be uploaded to your social media profiles, or put on a website. Continue reading