:: Sample Business Letters
Collection of sample
:: Cell Phone Etiquette
Todays society is all about being connected 24/7.
Cell phones now provide instant access to anyone and everyone,
from corporate executives to housewives and children alike.
While cellular connectivity is a comfort to some, it can
be rude and disruptive to others. You may wish to be available
at all times, but there are some times when it is simply
not appropriate to use your cell phone.
Also, cell phones should not be treated as status symbols,
and should not be paraded out simply to impress others.
Regardless of how new and impressive your cell phone may
be, dragging it out in a public setting is seldom going
to win you any fans.
Follow these simple cell phone guidelines to strike a balance
between accessibility and consideration for others...
:: Green Business Awareness
More and more companies are taking steps to be
more environmentally friendly.
Environmental activists are taking to the Internet in a
new bid to help save the worlds rainforests with the help
of major corporations including Starbucks Corp and Dell
Campaigners plan to announce on Monday the formation of
Team Earth, a social network that includes businesses,
nongovernmental organizations, students and politicians
with the hope of battling tropical deforestation.
While still other companies are posting Green
Company policies and how they take steps to protect
:: Where Did Our New Logo
Seems people love our new logo! The new small business
software logo came from Logo
Search, they have great reasonably priced logos for
ony $ 9.95.
:: New Look and New Logo for Small Business
You may have noticed we updated our look and added
a new logo to the Small Business Software website. The look
was becoming a bit dated. Look for additional changes in
the near future!
:: Brand Awareness
Brand awareness is the recognition of a specific
brand name or logo, along with the traits associated with
that brand. It is difficult to benefit from having a brand
unless consumers are aware of the brand and the traits associated
:: How Much is Your Identity Worth?
Symantec has unveiled a new tool that gathers some
basic information about you and the links between your financial
information and the Internet, then calculates what the value
of your identity would be on the black market. The value
it comes up with is sobering at best.
:: Never Forget September
:: Increase RSS Feed Subscribers
Growing subscribers of your RSS feed will expand
your reach. Put the appropriate effort into marketing your
RSS feed, so you can increase adoption and spread the message
contained in the RSS feed.
RSS Feed Subscribers
Are you subscribing to the small business software blog
feed? Subscribe to the Small
Business Software Blog RSS Feed
:: Blog Regulation
A recent article in Search Engine News details
how the Federal Trade Commission, also affectionately known
as the FTC wants to mandate federal guidelines on any paid
reviews posted on blogs. Once this goes through bloggers
will have to follow the same standards as traditional advertisers.
If you are a profiting through blogs or Twitter you are
:: Increase Conversion Rate
Your web marketing efforts will struggle endlessly
if your website is not effective in converting visitors
to your desired goals. Whether that goal is for your visitors
to make a purchase, complete a lead form, sign-up for an
email list, make a phone call, or conduct another measure
of engagement, a compelling website is a key success factor
to properly leverage the visitors your marketing campaigns
are working so hard to obtain.
:: Green Business Tips
Businesses that are going green are becoming
more and more commonplace. Regardless of your political
beliefs or opinions regarding the global warming concept,
few can argue that being environmentally aware will leave
the world a better place. Whether a company is simply jumping
on the green bandwagon, or are honestly sensitive about
environmental issues is really irrelevant. Consumers like
green businesses, and shaping your business to promote being
eco-friendly makes sense from a public relations
:: Presentation Primer
Many individuals are called upon to give presentations,
but many have no formal instruction on how to deliver the
most effective presentations. So for the benefit of those
who might need a bit of help, we have put together a primer
You should always dress professionally, even if the event
is somewhat informal in nature, and always dress in a way
that does not distract or detract from your presentation.
2. Test The Equipment
If your presentation involves using any equipment, such
as a microphone, computer, screen projector, laser pointer,
etc, be sure to test any and all of the equipment prior
to the beginning of your presentation. It is unprofessional,
not to mention frustrating and distracting, to have to wrestle
with equipment problems in front of a waiting audience.
Try to identify and resolve any technical issues and problems
before the presentation is scheduled to begin.
:: Compare Old Google to
This is a comparison
site that shows the old Google results beside the Google
Caffeine results. It is a nice comparison site.