Welcome to the SCORE Small Business Success Blog, where small business experts and mentors share tips, discuss trends, and provide advice on a wide range of topics affecting entrepreneurs in every industry.
With 3.2 billion people worldwide using social media an average of nearly two and a half hours a day, it’s a no-brainer to use social media platforms to market your brand. After all, 54% of people use it to research products. Potential customers await! Just because a platform is popular doesn’t necessarily mean it is a good fit for your brand. Every business has a limited amount of time, money and energy to plug into social media marketing efforts. So, which social media platform should you use? Let this guide you.
Treasure Valley SCORE presents a 3-part online marketing webinar series for new and established small businesses, marketing professionals and anyone who wants to increase their knoweldge of digital marketing. This series will cover the basics of online marketing, how to use social media to grow your business and the power of email marketing and why it's the most important channel to generate sales and leads.
Treasure Valley SCORE has helped thousands of Boise small businesses over half a century and continues with expanded, award-winning services that are offered free of charge for aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners. Skilled mentors assist with HR matters, social media, marketing, business management training, grants, developing business plans, and more.
The concept of BAIL is not new but certainly is not considered by many when starting, reopening or reevaluating their business idea or opportunity.
It’s been said that if you want something new, you have to stop doing something old. Businesses that have not updated their website design since first getting online in the late 1990s or early 2000s are potentially driving customers away and possibly losing the mobile audience completely.
From adopting solid business practices to working with a goal-oriented mindset, there are several success secrets shared by AAPI business owners.
From evaluating yourself to asking for help, there are several tips for overcoming adversity as an Asian entrepreneur.
From breaking down the AAPI monolith to empowering Asian leaders, there are many ways to be an ally for Asian business owners.
From the National ACE to Asian Wander Women, there are several AAPI professional networks for entrepreneurs to join.