Is Your Small Business Losing Customers to Poor Website Speed?

Have you ever visited a website that was so slow that you immediately clicked off the page? It happens all the time, and it drives away readers and customers and can even lower your rankings in the search engines. Fortunately, smart web developers are...

Five Steps to Turn Your Storefront into an Online Business

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As we all know, COVID-19 has altered the way businesses have to operate. Companies are having to shift most of their operations online, and this includes selling goods to customers. Depending on the type of products you sell, or the services you offer, you...

How Madison Reed Founder Amy Errett Continues to Disrupt the Beauty Industry

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On today’s show, we’re pleased to welcome Amy Errett, CEO and Founder of Madison Reed, the popular hair color brand that has taken the billion-dollar beauty industry by storm. In this segment, Errett and anchor Jim Fitzpatrick first discuss her entrepreneurial background and the inspiration...

Pre-Sell New Products to Maximize Sales

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E-commerce is big business. Consumers, more than ever, now turn to the internet for their shopping needs. More and more online stores startup every day. Services and products once considered niche now finds themselves in a sea of competition. In this current climate of...

Making E-Commerce Work for Your Small Business

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As online shopping grows more accessible, e-commerce marketing is crucial for any business trying to establish itself. The COVID-19 pandemic has hit small businesses hard, undercutting their profits and forcing them to shift their sales expectations completely. At the same time, people spend more...

The Best Ways to Pre-sell Your Product Before It Launches

Creating a well-thought-out launch strategy is absolutely essential before promoting a new product. Launching a new product requires time, money, and various resources, and failure can have disastrous results, especially for a new business. Here are a few ways that you can increase your...

Understanding the Basics of E-Commerce

For most businesses, understanding what e-commerce is starts with understanding what it can do for them. Many businesses understand the need for a presence on the internet, but are still frightened by the concept of doing business online. However, consumers are increasingly demanding the...

Five Online Business Ideas To Pursue If You Have Been Laid Off or Furloughed

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In April of this year, the U.S. economy lost 20.5 million jobs. These staggering job loss figures have resulted in the American unemployment rate jumping to 14.7 percent—the most rapid decline since The Great Depression. Additionally, these numbers may not represent all who have...

Six Essential Tips for Managing Cybersecurity During COVID-19

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For many small businesses, remote work is becoming the norm. As a result, all processes that happen in the workplace are having to occur online. While this way of working ensures that businesses can still accomplish their goals, it does create new vulnerabilities. Remote...

How to Compete Against Online Retail Giants – Doug Stephens, Author of Reengineering Retail

On this episode of The Atlanta Small Business Show, we talk with Doug Stephens who is the Founder of Retail Prophet and the author of two books including his latest, "Reengineering Retail: The Future of Selling in a Post-Digital World". Prior to founding Retail...
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Elevate Your Startup’s Growth Strategy with These Methods from Diana Kander

If you’re a small business owner or entrepreneur looking for growth, it’s important to understand how to compete effectively and that may require some...

How These Two ATL Small Business Owners Made It Onto Oprah’s List of Favorite...

Two small businesses right here in Atlanta are getting a little bit of help from Oprah and Amazon this holiday season. StepStitches and The...
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Considering an Accelerator Program to Launch Your Venture? Here’s What You Need to Know

Startup accelerators are a great way and an excellent resource for ventures to quickly move into the next phase of their careers. In essence,...
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Why Your Small Business Should Hire a Virtual Assistant

No matter how organized and efficient you are as a small business owner, the mountains of paperwork and constant customer demands can really overwhelm...
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Is Your Small Business Using Collaborative Software? If Not, Should It Be?

For larger established teams, collaboration software is indispensable, but for early-stage start-ups with few or no employees, there may not yet be a need....