You just cannot buy advertising like this

  • Posted by Emily Ambrose
  • On April 9, 2018
As small business owners, we are always looking for ways to get our product or message out in front of our target audience.  It is hard work, with some hits and a lot of misses.   But, sometimes you get a gift in the form of free promotion and you need to take advantage of […]
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Professional Website Analysis Available

  • Posted by Emily Ambrose
  • On February 15, 2018
Learn more about a professional website analysis conducted by our SBDC consultants at no cost! Call (706) 622-2006 for more information or email “I want to set up a web analysis” to rome@georgiasbdc.org.      
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Facebook Zero is Coming!

  • Posted by Ashley Panter
  • On January 26, 2018
Mark Zuckerberg’s goal with Facebook has always been to bring people together. Over the years though, Facebook has accidentally shifted away from being consumer focused and has taken on the roll of being a quick, inexpensive, and targeted vehicle for digital marketing, as well as for gaming and online shopping. I don’t know about you, […]
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Create a Marketing Plan for 2018

  • Posted by Clare Ursillo
  • On November 13, 2017
On a scale of 1-10, how would you rate your business’s marketing efforts this past year? Did you get a good return on investment for every marketing dollar spent, or could resources have been used more efficiently? What did you plan on doing in 2017 that you just never got around to doing, and why […]
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Social Media: Timeless Tips for Business Owners

  • Posted by Clare Ursillo
  • On September 15, 2017
Most small business owners know that social media can be a great tool to use to help market their business and build relationships with customers. However, when it comes to how to use social media most effectively, many are left scratching their heads. And it is no wonder—the world of social media is constantly changing […]
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What Do You Need to Know About LinkedIn?

  • Posted by Clare Ursillo
  • On July 17, 2017
LinkedIn is unique among the elite pillars of today’s social media landscape. How so? First, LinkedIn is set up to facilitate B2B activities – networking, connecting, informing, and marketing.  In fact, it may be the best online B2B venue available.  (No cat videos, please!) Second, only 20% of the 500 million-member behemoth’s revenue derives from […]
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Customer Service: A Tale of Two Corporate Giants

  • Posted by Stacy Johnson
  • On June 15, 2017
As a SBDC Consultant, I consider myself a “business nerd,” someone that studies the best practices in business development, marketing and sales to try and offer my clients cutting edge advice to help them successfully start and grow their companies. Because of this, it is intriguing to me when I encounter exceptionally good or bad […]
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5 Items to Review on Your Facebook Page

  • Posted by Emily Ambrose
  • On September 21, 2016
Does you Facebook Page layout for desktop look different than it did before? In early August 2016, Facebook launched the new Facebook Page layout for desktops! Here are FIVE items to review for Page owners: Review your COVER IMAGE. You now no longer have to take into account the profile picture or other content overlay. […]
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