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Lights, Camera, Action!

I’m going to keep this short this time because I’ve actually got a more in depth article coming out in the next issue of ShelbyvilleToday Magazine. If you’d like to find out more, you’ll just have to wait for that. The topic though is video. If you have a website, and you haven’t done video …

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Burn Baby Burn!

So, are you wondering what to do with the latest batch of phone books you’ve received? I’ve assembled a list of the top 5 ideas to help you make the most of them. Use them to start fires in your fireplace. The pages burn very well when you tear them out and wad them up. …

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Helping Your Fellow Man

This tip is something I’ve practiced for a long time. It’s something I do because I believe in doing it, not because of any benefits I get out of it. I have to tell you though, it does return a value as well. What I’m talking about is getting involved with various community services in …

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Let’s Get Social

So, are you participating in Social Media for your business? It’s a great way to connect and share with potential customers. It’s also very low cost. In most cases, you can start for FREE! All you have to do is go out and sign up for accounts on Twitter, and Facebook, and Google+, and Orkut, …

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Free Long Distance and More!

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- This article was originally published in the August 2011 issue of the ShelbyBizConnect Newsletter In this day and age, the phone is an indespensible tool in doing business. People expect you to be easily accessible by phone and to promptly return their calls if they can’t speak to you immediately. Google has a free …

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Measure, Adjust, Repeat

This article was originally published in the July issue of the ShelbyBizConnect newsletter – Do you track your advertising for effectiveness? The best way of knowing if your advertising dollars are being spent wisely is by tracking it. There are many ways of doing this, especially with all of the new technologies that are available these …

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Blogging for Business

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This article was originally published in the June issue of the ShelbyBizConnect newsletter – A great way to promote your business without paying for advertising is through writing articles. You’ve probably heard about blogging and figured it was just for people to talk on and on about their grandkids or to rant about their favorite …

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Do You Have A Facebook Page for Business?

This article was originally published in the May issue of the ShelbyBizConnect newsletter – Does your business have a Facebook page? “But I’ve already got a website,” you may be saying. Well, that’s good, but you’re missing out on a great way to spread your message. Website’s are not that easy to share among friends. …

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Next Meeting – July 13th, 2011

Please invite at least one other person to the event. What:  When: 9:30am, Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 Who: Business Owners who are in Shelby County or serve Shelby County. Where: The Shelbyville-Shelby County Public Library Annex Conference  Room. (Old Keifer’s Building) Use the entrance facing the library toward the back of the building. Why: An …

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Business Counseling for Shelbyville Area Entrepreneurs

Shelby County Development CorporationBusiness Counseling for Shelbyville Area EntrepreneursThe Central Indiana Small Business Development Center is offering counseling to business owners and managers on Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at the Shelby County Development Corporation office, 16 Public Square, Shelbyville. There is no charge for this service and all counseling is confidential. If you currently own or …

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