Small Business News for November 22 2017

How to use social media: Part 1: Blogging

Benefits of blogging for professional artists and those working in the arts – Chris Unitt from Meshed Media in conversation with Charlotte Frost. First in series of …

Small Business Marketing

You know that as a small business owner a good small business marketing plan is valuable and necessary in order to succeed. It involves finding the right mix of web design and print marketing materials that make customers want to buy from you. If you don’t get this right, guess what? You might as well be throwing your money in the trash. You have to know your customer inside and out, like….What problems do they want solved? Who are they? Where are they? Once you know who your target market is, you’re ready to start creating effective marketing materials! Hi, I am Rhonda Brown, a graphic designer specializing in small business marketing. If you want to hire someone to do the work for you… I’m available for hire and would be happy to work with you! I design print materials, custom websites as well as those cool business pages you see on Facebook. You can contact me by using the contact form on this site. If you are a “DIY” person… I will share with you tips and advice on how to create business cards, flyers, brochures, and much more. Just read the tips and demos located on this website. So whether you’re a start up business or an existing business, I want to be your one-stop source for your small business graphic design needs.
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Washington State Small Business Fair Saturday, September 30th 8:30am to 3:30pm Renton Technical College FREE!

The 2017 Washington Small Business Fair is over, but please join us on September 29, 2018 for the 22nd annual Biz Fair and learn from the experts how to form and run a successful business. In the meantime, please look through this web site to get an idea of the seminars and exhibitors we offered at the 2017 fair. Also be sure to look at our Seminar and Resources sections. Sharpen your business skills by attending seminars taught by savvy business experts who share their knowledge and real-life experiences in a no-sales environment. Gain access to valuable small business resources by visiting the Exhibitor Resource Center staffed by representatives from federal, state and local government agencies, and business and trade associations. Parking is also free, but limited – arrive early to guarantee a spot, as this event attracts between 300 – 500 attendees each yearSpend the day or just a few hours – it’s well worth your time. Get Social: Tell us about your plans to attend this year’s Biz Fair using #WABizFair and #SmallBiz.
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Small Business Chicago

The Chicagoland Chamber and our community partners will utilize these findings that indicate the current state of small business to provide a stronger support system for small business owners and entrepreneurs in the Chicagoland area. On January 19, the Chamber revealed the results of the 2016 Chicagoland Small Business Outlook Survey, which the Chicagoland Chamber and our community partners will use to provide a stronger support system for small business owners and entrepreneurs in the Chicago area. The Chamber revealed the results of the inaugural 2015 Chicagoland Small Business Outlook Survey in February 2015. Make an appointment If you would like to schedule a one-on-one appointment with our consultant, please fill out this brief form and our team will follow up with you.
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