Posts tagged small business
7 Books that Changed my Small Biz (for the better)

Being a small biz owner is no joke, and statistically, the majority of Small Businesses will fail within the first 5 years. As I approach my own five year mark (full of failures, lessons, big oopses, by the way) I wanted to take the time to share the business books I have read that really changed not only the way I thought about my small business, but changed the way I thought about myself as a business owner. Hereโ€™s a breakdown of my top faves!

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We like to Move it, Move it! How Small Biz's can use Motion Graphics

We all know how much video ruled the digital landscape in 2018, and I think video and motion graphics will be even more of a big deal in to 2019! On my desIGnLIVE this week, I got to interview motion graphics designer @FredinMotion.tv about motion graphics, and in this blog post, I am outlining how small businesses can leverage motion graphics for their small biz growth!

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IT LIVES: Small Biz Start Up Guide, the new Entrepreneur's eBook

After many days, nights, drafts, designs, edits and iterations, the Small Biz Start Up Guide is NOW LIVE on www.startupguide.biz

I am sharing a bit more background on this project, why we decided to write it, and what you can except from SBSUG in the near, near future!

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Designer Hack: D.I.Y. Small Business Saturday Graphics

Small Business Saturday is around the corner. Make sure your social media and email newsletters have brand specific, original graphics queued up for prospective clients! Follow this 6 Step tutorial for turning free vector graphics into your own social media posts using Google Photos and Adobe Sparkpost.

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ALLL my favorite Facebook Groups for Freelance Advice

Being a self-employed freelancer can be lonely business! There is no guide book for when things go awry. Once I joined these facebook groups, I had an instant online community of like-minded professionals who could help me in sticky situations. Here are my favorite facebook groups that I use as a support system for my business.

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