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ELEVATOR SPEECH TIPS

Elevator Speech Tips For Entrepreneurs

By Betsy Kent | Oct 15, 2016

  Have you ever become tongue-tied when someone asks, “So, what do you do?” Have you stumbled over your words then walked away feeling like you just botched a great business opportunity? In marketing-speak how you respond to that question is called your elevator speech. The only thing stopping you from taking advantage of those quick…

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The Secret To Using LinkedIn For Blogging To Expand Your Reach

By Betsy Kent | Oct 4, 2016

  LinkedIn is a super powerful platform for B2B companies, yet most businesses are only scratching the surface of how to use it for marketing. But hey, we’re busy! But here’s a secret you may not know: when you use LinkedIn for blogging you can reach a lot of people who you are connected with, but who…

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How To Get Your Website To Show Up On Google – For Small Businesses

By Betsy Kent | Sep 7, 2016

If you’re wondering how to get your website to show up on Google, you’re not alone. More than half of all buying decisions start with Google for consumer and business purchases. Google is our encyclopedia, how-to manual, and international Yellow Pages all wrapped into one. It’s natural that every business wants to show up on Google.…

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3 Steps To Develop A Brand Promise for Your Small Business

By Betsy Kent | Aug 24, 2016

One 20th of a second. That’s how much time we have to convince our ideal client that she’s in the right place when she lands on our website. Yes, attention spans have become that short! I’ve been an internet marketer for over ten years and if I could give every small business just one piece of advice, it would be this: Develop…

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The Difference Between Categories & Tags in WordPress Blogs

By Betsy Kent | Aug 9, 2016

A topic that causes a lot of confusion for business bloggers and a question that comes up frequently in my online course, Blog School, is this: “What’s the difference between categories and tags in WordPress blogs?” Yep, it is a little tricky. If you simply perform a Google search to try to get the answer you’ll likely get results that don’t…

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A Simple Blog Template for Compelling Business Blogs

By Betsy Kent | Jul 26, 2016

In my Blog School course, I teach business owners how to create and publish blogs to be used as marketing tools. The goal of business blogs is to attract an audience, engage them and nurture them into paying clients and customers. But because blogging can seem like a daunting challenge, I’ve created a simple blog…

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Instant Pants

By Betsy Kent | Jul 12, 2016

I come from a family of retailers. When my grandfather emigrated from Poland to the United States he somehow found his way to Akron, Ohio where he opened a small tailor shop. That was in 1926. My father and uncle took over the business in the 50’s and under their management it grew and grew. This…

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3 Ways To Recycle Your Blog Posts & Keep Your Readers Engaged

By Betsy Kent | Jul 5, 2016

Here’s a great tip to get more mileage out of your marketing: recycle your blog posts! If you’re like most business owners you likely only have time to write about one blog post a month. But this doesn’t mean that you can only share one blog each the month. A really cool solution to keeping your readers engaged…

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3 Secrets About Your Ideal Customer You Probably Don't Know Be Visible Betsy Kent

3 Secrets About Your Ideal Customer You Probably Don’t Know

By Betsy Kent | Jun 28, 2016

How would you feel if every person with whom you have a sales conversation was 80% ready to buy? Well guess what? I’m going to share a few of my secrets about your ideal customer that could actually make this happen. It’s likely that you “know” who your ideal customer is, but I’ll bet you’ve…

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Can’t Verify Your Facebook Business Page? Try This:

By Betsy Kent | Jun 14, 2016

Urghhh…social media can be SO frustrating! Even for someone like me. I use it for marketing my own business and I also teach other business owners how to use it. But sometimes I get really mad. The changes. The glitches. The time spent trying to figure things out. And no social media platform can be…

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