9 Stats About Small Business Digital Marketing in 2017

Dumb Little Man

This report details the online marketing data for 2017 and compares it to the data taken from HubShout’s 2016, 2015, and 2014 surveys. When asked to predict how their clients’ budgets will change in 2017, 63% of respondents replied that they expected online marketing expenditure to increase. See Also: The 5 Internet Marketing Trends That Will Dominate in 2017. What’s in store for 2017? The 2017 Outlook.

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How to Increase Your Instagram Followers in 2017

Dumb Little Man

In 2017, this is the simplest way to increase Instagram followers. So, this was my take on the five practical tips to increase Instagram followers in 2017. The post How to Increase Your Instagram Followers in 2017 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. With over 500 million active users, Instagram is a popular social media app mostly for youngsters, creatives, and photographers. But, how do you increase Instagram followers?

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Have you missed the content from June 2017?

Practically Perfect PA

Have you missed the content from June 2017? June’s blog posts: JUNE 28, 2017 Business Travel Safety in a Volatile World. JUNE 23, 2017 Technology of the week: Join.me. JUNE 21, 2017 New speakers for the Virtual Summit. JUNE 19, 2017 The benefits of working abroad for Assistants. JUNE 15, 2017 Launching the Future Assistant 2018. JUNE 13, 2017 Can a PA help their employer be more enterprising? JUNE 5, 2017 Day in the life: Tess Keppe.

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Free Coaching Call:January 2017

Eat Your Career

In case you missed it, I hosted my first monthly free coaching call of 2017 earlier this week! Another call will take place on February 7, 2017. The post Free Coaching Call: January 2017 appeared first on Eat Your Career. This call is exclusively for members of the Free Career Resource Library. Members can ask questions of their own, attend the call live and access the recorded version.

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Top 10 Best Mobile Accessories To Carry With You 2017

Dumb Little Man

The post Top 10 Best Mobile Accessories To Carry With You 2017 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Whether you are frequently outdoors for business or you simply like traveling, bringing some essential gadgets with you can help ensure not only your comfort but safety, too. However, with so many items to choose from, picking out the most important ones can be tricky. You can end up spending a lot of hours just packing your things.

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The Assist Conference 2017

Practically Perfect PA

The theme for Assist 2017 is ‘The Assistant Tool Kit’ What is the Assistant tool kit? Every assistant has their own unique tool kit and during Assist 2017 we will show you how you can take yours to the next level. With every event we organise, Assist 2017 is designed to support Assistants, to arm you with the skills you need to tackle some of the difficult aspects of the role and to make you succeed in this industry. Interested in Assist 2017?

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A review of the Assist Conference 2017

Practically Perfect PA

The post A review of the Assist Conference 2017 appeared first on Practically Perfect PA. Last Friday we held our third Assist Conference at the De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms in London. I can’t quite believe I’m saying our third conference as we have been on quite the journey since our first conference. Back in 2015 we had just over 50 assistants attend and this year we sold out (for the second year in a row) with 125 attendees!

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Better Eco Friendly Choices for Your Business in 2017

Eco-Office Gals

Here are eco-friendly choices you should make for your business in 2017: Reduce energy usage in the office. The post Better Eco Friendly Choices for Your Business in 2017 appeared first on Eco-Office Gals. Making your business more eco-friendly (green) is a wise move to make. By doing so you’re doing your bit towards cleaning up the environment, while also helping your company’s bottom line because going green saves money.

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A business case for the Assist Conference 2017

Practically Perfect PA

Assist Conference 2017. The post A business case for the Assist Conference 2017 appeared first on Practically Perfect PA. Assist Events Featured The Assist Conference admin administrators Assist Conference 2017 assistants EA Education and Training Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant Virtual AssistantNext year’s Assist Conference kicks off on Friday 24th February in London and I am just putting the final touches to the programme.

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Career Lessons Learned from the 2017 Solar Eclipse

Eat Your Career

This is what I learned about career success from my 2017 solar eclipse experience. The post Career Lessons Learned from the 2017 Solar Eclipse appeared first on Eat Your Career. Those of you who have read my blog for a while know that I’m always looking for career lessons in the strangest of places. This past Monday, I found a few in the sky. Here in the U.S., we experienced our first total eclipse of the sun since the 1970’s.

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Win a free place at the Assist Conference 2017

Practically Perfect PA

Assist Conference 2017. The post Win a free place at the Assist Conference 2017 appeared first on Practically Perfect PA. We have a very special giveaway for Practically Perfect PA readers this month. We are offering one lucky reader the chance to attend the Assist Conference for free. Yes, that is right – a whole day of fantastic training specifically for assistants – completely for free! The conference is taking place on Friday 24th February in London.

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Administrative Professionals Day 2017 Blog-A-Thon Celebration

Office Dynamics

This is the time of year the administrative profession gets a lot of attention with the last week of April traditionally being Administrative Professionals Week and this year (2017) Administrative Professionals Day is Wednesday, April 26, 2017. You must register for Building A Star Partnership One-Day Workshop by April 10, 2017. The post Administrative Professionals Day 2017 Blog-A-Thon Celebration appeared first on Office Dynamics.

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Black Friday through Cyber Monday 2017: WordPress Deals Your Website Will Love!

Eco-Office Gals

The post Black Friday through Cyber Monday 2017: WordPress Deals Your Website Will Love! I hope everyone had a safe and wonderful Thanksgiving! I have so much to be thankful for, including Eco-Office Gals. I could never ask for a better gift then the ability to be my own boss and work with some of the most amazing clients. I’ve had the pleasure of working with creative entrepreneurs and small businesses, building their little piece of web real estate.

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7 Smart Reasons Why Small Businesses Should Develop Their Own Mobile Apps This 2017

Dumb Little Man

The post 7 Smart Reasons Why Small Businesses Should Develop Their Own Mobile Apps This 2017 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. You won’t believe how much a mobile app can change your small business. Over the years, more and more people are getting hooked on mobile purchases. Did you know…69% of millennials purchase from their mobile phones and this projection is expected to increase up to 2020.

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Create Your Own Eco Bedroom for Summer 2017

Eco-Office Gals

The post Create Your Own Eco Bedroom for Summer 2017 appeared first on Eco-Office Gals. Summer has officially begun! School’s out on summer break, so it’s time to spend and spend some outdoor fun with the kids—pool parties, picnics, barbeques, you name it! If it gets too warm outside, or you just prefer to be indoors, you can still enjoy summer relaxation mode with a good book and some iced tea.

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Tasty Tidbits: Professional Development News & Views (April 2017)

Eat Your Career

Read the article here >> The post Tasty Tidbits: Professional Development News & Views (April 2017) appeared first on Eat Your Career. This post is part of a series in which I share some of my recent work related to career advancement and professional development from the past month. Enjoy! From U.S. News & World Report. 3 Ways to Develop Executive Presence Regardless of Your Title.

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Bulldog Reporter publishes my article about Video Marketing in 2017

Andrea Kalli

Another great publisher picked up my article – “ Why All Businesses Should Be Using Video in 2017 to Grow Their Business ” was picked up by Bulldog Reporter – https://www.bulldogreporter.com/why-all-businesses-should-be-using-video-in-2017-to-grow-their-business/. The post Bulldog Reporter publishes my article about Video Marketing in 2017 appeared first on Video Editing Service & Internet Marketing Virtual Assistant.

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PWC's 2017 Sharing Economy Predictions

Small Business Labs

According to the accounting and consulting giant PWC, 2017 will be another high growth year for the sharing economy.   This is just one of 10 sharing economy predictions they released last week in their article Find out what's next for the sharing economy in our 2017 predictions. The sharing economy has been made famous with certain key sectors such as automotive, and hospitality, but 2017 will see the innovation ripple across established sectors.

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Tasty Tidbits: Professional Development News & Views January 6, 2017

Eat Your Career

The post Tasty Tidbits: Professional Development News & Views January 6, 2017 appeared first on Eat Your Career. This post is part of a series in which I share some of my favorite Internet finds (related to career advancement and professional development) from the past week. Enjoy! From Yours Truly. I wrote a few new articles for various outlets including U.S. News & World Repot and Ivy Exec’s Executive Perspective’s over the past week.

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10 Super-Charged Ways to Grow Your Company in 2017

Andrea Kalli

10 Great Ways to Grow Your Company in 2017. 10 Great Ways to Grow Your Company in 2017 and Beyond. If you want to ensure 2017 is your most profitable year yet, growth absolutely needs to be your top focus. The post 10 Super-Charged Ways to Grow Your Company in 2017 appeared first on Video Design, Editing, and Marketing Virtual Assistant. Want to Know How to. Supercharge Your Business?

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My 3 Words For 2017

Productivityist

So My Three Words for 2017 are Redesign, Rebuild, and Reclaim. The funny thing about My Three Words for 2017 is that they embody one of the words I use to define personal productivity: Intention. The post My 3 Words For 2017 appeared first on Productivityist. Over the past few years, I’ve followed a practice shared with me by my friend Chris Brogan. Every year I choose three words that I use as a waypoint for my year.

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5 Inexpensive Small Business Ideas For 2017

Small Business CEO

In 2017, small business is booming for those willing to invest their time and energy. … Entrepreneurs 2017 small business ideasStarting up a small business is not as complicated as one might initially believe. eFlirt.com, a popular dating site, started from $50 and a Twitter account. It is easier than ever before to build a home-based business from scratch. The internet revolutionized the world of business for entrepreneurs.

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My Monthly Theme Report: February 2017

Productivityist

Next month: March 2017 – Relationships. The post My Monthly Theme Report: February 2017 appeared first on Productivityist. Every month I send out an email to subscribers of the My Monthly Theme Series that dives into my plans for the month ahead. I publish the results of said plan here on the blog within one week of the month ending. If you’d like to subscribe to the monthly series so you have an understanding of what I’m working on each month, then click here.

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The 5 Internet Marketing Trends That Will Dominate in 2017

Dumb Little Man

Taking a look around, one can pinpoint at least five marketing trends that will dominate (and even change) the Internet in 2017. The post The 5 Internet Marketing Trends That Will Dominate in 2017 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. It’s that time of the year again. We gaze into our crystal balls and foresee the future marketing trends of the online milieu (relying on the past successful ones, of course) and hope we are not wrong.

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2017 Top 10 Pet Product Trends

Small Business Labs

Package Facts recently released their list of 10 Pet Product Trends to Watch in 2017.    Key quote from their press release: From leather collars to fur-lined carriers and orthopedic bedding, there's no shortage of innovative and human-inspired products trending in the U.S. pet industry. The key point here is "Human-inspired" This is because the pet humanization trend continues to grow in strength.

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Forecasts: 2017 the Year Corporations Embrace the Gig Economy

Small Business Labs

Based on the 2017 trends forecasts we've been reading, corporations are going to actively expand their use of contingent labor in 2017. The researchers predicted that by 2017, the share of "nontraditional" workers would grow to 25% contingent, 34% gray area, and 41% traditional workers. Forbes' 10 HR Trends For 2017 :  The workforce of the future won’t be all full time employees. I agree that we’ll see some massive movement in 2017.

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My Year In Preview: 2017 Edition

Productivityist

Below are the brief thoughts around my Monthly Themes from September 2016-August 2017. I took the time to solidify the reasoning behind My Three Words for the year and mapped out my Monthly Themes through August 2017.”. The next Productivityist Group Coaching intake is planned for May 2017. Read the MMT series email for January 2017. The final four months at the end of the 2017 calendar year will actually be the first four months of my year.

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Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2017

Daily Writing Tips

The Oxford Dictionaries recently publicized its Word of the Year for 2017 and the runner-up shortlist, and the selections, and a comparison of them with those of Merriam-Webster, are intriguing. The top word, according to the Oxford Dictionaries, is youthquake , which reflects the significance of an unexpectedly strong turnout of younger voters in the 2017 snap election in the United Kingdom and an election in New Zealand later in the year.

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10 reasons to attend Assist 2017

Practically Perfect PA

Over the last few months I have been busy behind the scenes working on the programme for Assist 2017. You will leave Assist 2017 with practical knowledge that you can immediately put into practice back in the office. At Assist 2017 we will focus on how we can shape the future of the role, the skills we will need to enhance our fantastic tool kit of never ending skills and how we can finally get the reward and recognition that we deserve. Assist Conference 2017.

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Have you missed this month’s content?

Practically Perfect PA

3rd April 2017: How to make a bad first impression better. 6th April 2017: Using networks to get stuff done. 11th April 2017: Day in the life: Donna Lindsay. 13th April 2017: Need a fresh start this Easter? 19th April 2017: Career development for Assistants: 5 common problems and how to solve them. 21st April 2017: Best tips on working with multiple managers. 21st April 2017: Launching the Practically Perfect PA Virtual Summit.

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2017 Rural and Small Town Trends (and Webinar)

Small Business Labs

Tomorrow Becky McCray  is hosting a webinar of 2017 rural and small town trends.    Becky is the founder and publisher of the rural small business site Small Biz Survival. It's our"go to" site for information on rural and small town businesses and we highly recommend it. The webinar is at 6:00 PM central time on Wednesday the 18th of January (that's tomorrow). 

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The RideShare Guy's 2017 Driver Survey

Small Business Labs

The RideShare Guy released their  2017 Survey Results: Driver Earnings, Satisfaction and Demographics.    It has lots of interesting data on those who drive for services like Uber and Lyft.    One of the most interesting findings is Lyft drivers are much more satisfied than Uber drivers. More  More than 75 percent of Lyft drivers said they were satisfied with their experience, while only about half (49%) of Uber drivers said they were satisfied.

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My Monthly Theme Report: January 2017

Productivityist

I’m also at the point where I can create a more formal training process that I’ll be testing later in 2017 with current Productivityist Coaching Practitioners. Next month: February 2017 – My Monthly Theme is “Talks” The post My Monthly Theme Report: January 2017 appeared first on Productivityist. Every month I send out an email to subscribers of the My Monthly Theme Series that dives into my plans for the month ahead.

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Most Powerful New Year Quotes to Motivate Anyone for a Fresh New Beginning in 2017

Dumb Little Man

Happy New Year 2017! The post Most Powerful New Year Quotes to Motivate Anyone for a Fresh New Beginning in 2017 appeared first on Dumb Little Man. After sending out inspiring Christmas quotes , follow up with our new collection of motivational Happy New Year quotes. Post them on your social media and inspire all your friends and followers too! And if one quote or saying resonates with you, own it! Start the year with the right mindset.

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The Future of SEO – Predictions and Premonitions That Will Dominate 2017

Dumb Little Man

2017 has already seen its fair share of failed resolutions. But today, we will give you a glimpse of some of the most effective SEO resolutions for 2017 that are bound to turn the fates of your websites and blogs around. 2017 will also be dominated by mobile apps. See Also: 7 Smart Reasons Why Small Businesses Should Develop Their Own Mobile Apps This 2017. 2017 will be the year of visual information that can be displayed on your website.

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12 Days of Christmas Webinar: Goal Setting & Branding for 2017

Office Dynamics

This video will help prepare you for 2017 and it can’t help but put you in the holiday spirit, too. Watch the webinar replay, Goal Setting and Branding for 2017. The post 12 Days of Christmas Webinar: Goal Setting & Branding for 2017 appeared first on Office Dynamics. In this brief webinar with Office Dynamics, we cover quick and impactful tips on goal setting and branding.

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13-Point Website Migration Checklist for SEO

Dumb Little Man

See Also: The Future of SEO – Predictions and Premonitions That Will Dominate 2017. Migrating any site should never be taken lightly. You have to be aware that your ranking on search engines could take a major hit if you aren’t careful. Even the smallest issues can make things worse for your site. With all the requirements you have to fulfill, it may not seem like SEO is a priority.

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6 Questions To Ask When Designing A Business App

Dumb Little Man

See Also: 7 Smart Reasons Why Small Businesses Should Develop Their Own Mobile Apps This 2017. App development for businesses and brands is on the rise. Many companies are waking up to its benefits and are now working to design and build their own. When in the process of mobile app development, there are so many variables and so many things to think about that if you are not careful — or if you lack experience — you might just miss a trick or two.

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Gartner's Top Trends for 2017

Small Business Labs

  Gartner, the large technology analyst firm, has already released multiple 2017 trends lists.    Below is their list of the top technology trends for 2017.   So it's safe to say Gartner considers machine learning and AI to be the key technologies to watch in 2017. Gartner also released a 2017 Top 10 Strategic Predictions list. It's that time of year again. We're not referring to the holidays.

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Have you missed this month’s content?

Practically Perfect PA

April 3, 2017 How to make a bad first impression better Career Development / Featured / First Impressions March 31, 2017 Technology of the week: Slack Featured / Office Tech / Technology of the week March 30, 2017 Have you missed this month's content? We don’t want you to miss out on the great Practically Perfect PA content… Here is a round up of this month’s posts and newsletters. March Blog Posts.

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Have you missed this month’s content?

Practically Perfect PA

March 30, 2017 Have you missed this month's content? Core Competencies / Featured / Time Management March 17, 2017 Technology of the week: iTranslate Featured / Office Tech / Technology of the week March 16, 2017 Creating Powerful Presentations Core Skills / Featured / Office Tech / The Assist Conference. We don’t want you to miss out on the great Practically Perfect PA content… Here is a round up of this month’s posts and newsletters. March Blog Posts.

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5 Reasons Why You Need To Start Learning From Mistakes

Dumb Little Man

Have you ever wondered why most successful people speak of their achievements and avoid talking about their unsuccessful attempts? This is quite logical since we all aim to achieve more and love to brag about our success. However, this doesn’t mean that we won’t make mistakes along the way or that successful people did everything right from the beginning. As a matter of fact, most successful people put emphasis on why learning from mistakes is important.

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What are The Fastest Growing Industries for 2017 and Why?

Small Business CEO

Here are three of the biggest growth industries to get into in 2017: Cosmetic procedures & plastic surgery. In a world increasingly dominated by interconnective technology, emerging industries are creating new markets and investment opportunities almost every day. Capitalising on these new, fast growing business opportunities by investing or starting your own business is a surefire way to success; assuming you do the work too.

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