Each week I receive dozens of calls from potential clients, and it's easy to distinguish the serious entrepreneur from the simple hopefuls. The realization is most always based on what they're willing to spend. Mind you, I don't base decisions on someone's actual budget (I understand that plenty of … [Read more...] about Why You Want to Pay Consultants, Designers & Developers More Money
Last month I talked about providing RSS feeds for your site or blog, in order to gain more readers and visitors. These feeds can actually save you an immense amount of time when it comes to keeping abreast of industry news. Real Simple Syndication (RSS) allows users to subscribe to information … [Read more...] about Save Time By Subscribing to RSS Feeds
Serving up electronic catalogs, commonly in PDF format, is a great way to save on printing and shipping expenses. However, improper formatting can actually lead to higher costs. … [Read more...] about Are Your Catalog Files Slowing Everyone Down?
I have a Franklin-Covey Planning System on my desk. I just love the leather binder and feel inspired when I see all my appointments and to-dos on vibrant pages. The leather binder still looks new and I use a medium-soft black pen to prioritize lists. I've used this system for 10 years, and, it works … [Read more...] about PeC: It Costs to be a Pack-Rat
Originally appeared at Practical eCommerce: Not all Mistakes That Kill refer to customer service and store-end operations. The costs of doing business also affect the overall "make or break" of an online store. Telephone and fax charges are a necessity in business, yet many small businesses … [Read more...] about Over Paying on Phone Bills?