Business Growth: Marketing

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The Relationship Between Creativity, Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Three inter-related concepts that each business owner should know and use. PART 1 of a 4-Part Series on Entrepreneurship By DR. DAVID PRICE Every business wants to stay ahead of…

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The “Purple” Purple Cow

Written by Kelly Pierce, Chief Marketing Officer at Advisors Excel It’s quite possibly one of the most important items a restaurant has. No, I’m not talking about free refills or great…

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Branding Yourself

KNOW YOURSELF. Stacks is authentically friendly and passionate about what they do, and being exceptional, trustworthy and forward-thinking are their top priorities. This gives Stacks a foundation to build their…

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Surviving a Social Media Disaster

It could happen at any company: an employee says something offensive on social media and you find yourself—and your brand—in the harsh glare of public scrutiny. What’s a leader to…

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Pokémon GO What?

By Aly Van Dyke Isn’t this whole Pokémon GO thing over? Probably. But not for long. The next hot smartphone app is right on its heels. This time, don’t miss…

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Big Bad Wolves are not real—and there are no silver bullets

Created: Wednesday, 21 September 2016 Written by Martha Bartlett Piland  The monster lurking around the corner isn’t the economy or absence of a marketing budget. It’s a lack of strategy…

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Curb Appeal

By William Beteta Business Development Specialist and Landscape Architect Schendel Lawn and Landscape Lawn and landscape maintenance shouldn’t end with the conclusion of summer. Fall is an important time of…

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Location Selection

By Bryon Schlosser President and Owner Coldwell Banker Griffith & Blair American Home, and Griffith & Blair Commercial. In these times of virtual offices and virtual storefronts, it is possible for…

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Think Like Your Customer

Written by Kelly Pierce, Chief Marketing Officer at Advisors Excel To achieve excellence, it’s about more than just putting your customers first. It’s about putting yourself in your customer’s place. I…

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Business Fundamentals of Golf

By Steve McDonald First Tee of Shawnee County Many of the best business entrepreneurs are not only avid golfers, but are also skilled at the art of advancing a business…