How to do marketing - ways to grow your businessDavid Lee-Schneider Marketing Consulting

How To Do Marketing - 30 Ways To Grow Your Business

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It's a simple question: What is marketing? The answer, however, isn't always so obvious. Most business owners I speak to have a very different idea of what marketing really is. For some, it's simply advertising (in print or online). For…
The 4 stages of a complete marketing strategy - David Lee-Schneider Consulting

4 Steps To A Successful Marketing Strategy

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Marketing is a bit of a mystery for many small business owners. After all, most of us didn’t go into business to market and sell, but to do whatever we are great at and love doing.  But when we break it down, marketing really isn't…
How To Write A Business Vision

Writing A Business Vision: Gain Clarity & Get Your Motivation Back In 3 Steps

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Running a business is a lot like navigating a ship. We move forward into the deep unknown, conquering small currents, big currents and all kinds of obstacles. And more often than not, we do this without a lot of guidance. We simply keep moving…
Smart Ways To Grow Your Business

4 Smart (Not So Obvious) Ways To Grow Your Business

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In essence, there are only three ways to grow your business. Increase the number of customers, increase the purchase frequency, and increase your average transaction value. However, there are a number of not so obvious ways to increase sales…

3 Things You Need In Your Business BEFORE Spending A Single Cent On Advertising

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The biggest challenge most of my clients face, is knowing what to focus on in their marketing. It can be incredibly overwhelming with all the different options and tools out there - social media platforms, advertising platforms (print and digital),…
Business Metrics For Small Business

3 Simple Metrics With The Power To Transform Your Business (And How To Track Them)

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Today, it’s easier than ever to collect vast amounts of data about our customers. There are many low-cost Point Of Sale systems out there which provide you with some nice reporting features that you can take advantage of to help you grow…
Best Audio Books for Business Owners & Entrepreneurs

5 Audio Books For Business & Personal Growth That Will Change Your Life

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If you're like me, you love reading (or listening to) lots of books! A great book offers us a glimpse into the vast knowledge and experience of an expert in our field of interest and provides us with a deeper understanding about a topic; and…
Small Business Website Design Bundaberg

3 Stunning Examples of Small Business Websites Designed For BIG Impact

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No matter the size of your business, I believe we can all agree that having a website, in this day and age, is a must. However, not all websites are created equal. A well designed website will not only look pretty, but help you to capture leads,…

5 Things I Learned Living With The Shaolin That Changed My Life Forever

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When I turned six years old, I had already seen more than a dozen martial arts movies; from Bruce Lee and Jacky Chan, to Jean-Claude Van Damme and Michael Dudikoff, I knew them all. One thing that had always fascinated me were the relationships…
Ten Changes You Can Implement to Improve Your Business Dramatically

Ten Changes You Can Implement to Improve Your Business Dramatically

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Each entrepreneur wants his or her business to succeed, but for this to happen, you need to make some changes to improve your business dramatically and that will surely push you to the top of the pack. Successful people believe strongly in their…
Seven Things to Emulate from Successful Entrepreneurs

Seven Things to Emulate from Successful Entrepreneurs

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Have you ever wondered how some entrepreneurs get so much work done in a single day? It can even leave you wondering what it is you are doing wrong when apparently we all have the same 24 hours as Richard Branson or Oprah. For starters, working…
Seven Marketing Assumptions That Can Hurt Your Business

Seven Marketing Assumptions That Can Hurt Your Business

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In order for your business to succeed, you need a clever marketing strategy. Unfortunately, most companies hold some marketing assumptions that can restrict their ability to promote their services and products in a cutthroat marketplace. The…