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Clubhouse for PR Professionals
Clubhouse is a new audio-based, invite-only social networking app. Clubhouse has virtual rooms where people gather to discuss a variety of topics. When you enter a room, you’ll most likely just listen to the conversation, in fact, that is the best thing to do until you get a feel for how things work. If you have a question or input, the room moderators, who have a green bean or dot by their names, can invite you to talk. While Clubhouse is still in beta, there are over 10 million active users from around the world. In May 2021, Android users were invited to the platform.
CEO Talks with Tom Raftery
Amid the disruption of 2020, the global pandemic provided a rare window into the future of business as it unfolded in real time. The scope and speed of change were unprecedented, accelerating digital transformation by as much as five years in a 12-month period. As someone whose job entails predicting the future, Tom Raftery stays optimistic and is convinced of the unstoppable march of progress.
The Benefits of Outsourcing In Small Businesses
Before we can begin discussing the benefits of outsourcing especially in small businesses we must fully understand what outsourcing is and what outsourcing is not (as many people often confuse it with off-shoring, a similar but different thing).
The Primary Cause Of Business Financing Frustration
Finding proper business financing is not easy at the best of times for most small and medium-sized business owners and managers.
Your Friendly Neighbourhood Vocal Mascot Has an Exciting Tale To Tell You!
I have two different categories of writing here on Vocal. I am (sort of) famous for both. One is when I speak candidly about extremely personal TMI moments in the ongoing saga, which is my awkward existence. Those posts always do well—little-known fact: people love hearing about your insane life stuff.
Why Digital Marketing is Better Than Traditional Marketing?
Traditional Marketing is a long-standing marketing method that we are all accustomed to and probably view almost every day. However, each day, the world becomes more digital – we do most of our banking online, view our news on our phones, and even read books on e-readers.
The Worst Small Business Financing Strategy Ever?
Depending on whose stats you pay attention to, approximately 80% of small businesses fail within their first 5 years of operation.
Thinking About Starting a Small Business?
There are lots of people out there thinking about starting a small business, and tons of great ideas, but few people go out and do it. So many people think and think about it until all of a sudden they're fifty-something, still with that great idea, but no business.
how to make money online?
As the Internet is dominating and impacting a lot of our lives, specifically with the work-from-home and social separation arrangements set up to utilize Covid, more and more people are looking for ways to make extra cash online to expand their income.
My Writing Addiction and How I Do It
Hemingway said to write drunk and edit sober. Well, I have a very large glass of Aldi’s finest apple crumble gin liqueur and tonic that is mostly gone and Grammarly. Let’s see what we can do!
Web Advertising for the Small Business
If you run a small business, advertising costs must be figured in as part of your overall expenses. If you have received quotes for phone directory ads, business association block ads, and mostly any other print media, these costs are quite high. So, what if your budget is small, perhaps negligible? Will you be left outside of the advertising arena or are there other avenues to help you get the word out? The answer in one word is: yes. Let's explore ways you can get the word out through online means yes, via the internet!
The secrets to improving your packaging game revealed
The packaging you use represents your products and your brand as well. So, it is necessary to create the right boxes that present your products in the best possible way. Moreover, unique packaging is also crucial for increasing sales. This is because the competition in the market is immensely challenging these days. Several brands provide similar products. Thus, packaging helps your products stand out against competing brands. A creative design catches the customers' attention and piques their interest. So, if you are looking for ways to take your packaging game to the next level as well, you’ve come to the right place. These secrets will help you design outstanding custom pillow boxes that customers can’t say no to.