small business

How to create your own luck in business

How to create your own luck in business written by john c ashworth Thomas Jefferson once said, “the harder I work, the luckier I get.” I think that about sums it up. I mean, you can’t control everything, but you can control how hard you work and probably even more importantly, how smart you work….

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Discover a brilliant and simple strategy that will increase sales in almost any retail business – especially a flower store

written by john c ashworth Discover a brilliant and simple strategy that will increase sales in almost any retail business – especially a flower store As a lifetime salesman and former business owner and entrepreneur I’m always on the hunt for new ways to increase sales. I discovered this gem this morning and couldn’t wait…

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What is the work you can’t NOT do?

written by john c ashworth Almost every morning, I rise very early, make some espresso, pull out my ice packs and sit in my favorite chair and read. I’ve been doing this in some way shape or form for more than 20 years now and the vast amount of knowledge, wisdom, and experience I’ve gained…

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8 Best Social Media Scheduling Tools For 2020

This is a great informative post on the best scheduling tools for social media content.  I found it super helpful this morning… -john c ashworth Source: 8 Best Social Media Scheduling Tools For 2020  

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Now this is how you treat your best employees…

written by john c ashworth I just happened to discover this photo while spending a few minutes on twitter this morning. Adam Witty, pictured to the right, is the founder of Advantage publishing. He is an authority marketing expert and his company specializes in helping you publish and promote your next book for maximum effectiveness….

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Stop everything you’re doing right now and read this! This is One SIMPLE inexpensive and mostly ignored idea that has the potential to change your life and your business for the better, forever.

written by john c ashworth Repeat after me… “I’m a marketer in the business of…(fill in the blank here with your type of business)” You MUST embrace this. If you can’t, well, I’ve got bad news for you. You’re going to continue to struggle. Here’s why… Most small business problems in particular are lead-generation problems….

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How to structure your product and services for maximum profit

How to structure your product and services for maximum profit written by john c ashworth You should always sell Good, Better, and Best. Never sell yes or now. Especially when times are tough like the recession we’re living in right now. Why? You’ll make more money. At least 20% of your customers will choose Better…

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