Monthly Archives: January 2013

Marketing Your Business in 2013: Back to Basics | Business.com Blog

See on Scoop.it – Hesperia Business Each marketing avenue you use needs to be updated on regular basis to ensure that people are aware of your business and the products and services offered. Hesperia Chamber‘s insight: Marketing Professionals frequently say … Continue reading

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11 Words You Should Never Use in Sales or Marketing

See on Scoop.it – Hesperia Business Want to stand out from the pack? Stop sounding like the pack. Hesperia Chamber‘s insight: Are you guilty of using these words or phrases in your marketing efforts? See on http://www.inc.com

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CA Sales Tax Rate Increased on January 1, 2013. Is Your Business Up-to-Date?

As the California State Board of Equalization website states: Due to voter approval of Proposition 30, the statewide base sales and use tax rate will increase one quarter of one percent (0.25%) on January 1, 2013.  The higher tax rate … Continue reading

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Small Business: Making New Year’s resolutions stick

Small Business: Making New Year’s resolutions stick. It’s New Year’s Eve and by now many entrepreneurs have already made their list of resolutions for the coming 12 months. For most, the list starts off very ambitious but quickly falls short … Continue reading

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A New Year, A New Business Plan — Now What? – Forbes

A New Year, A New Business Plan — Now What? – Forbes. No battle plan survives the first contact with the enemy, according to German Field Marshal Helmuth von Moltke. Your business plan shouldn’t last beyond January. The question is, … Continue reading

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