Are Your Employees Sabotaging Your Groupon Campaign?

Posted on August 17, 2011

You would think that a big sale that brings in a ton of customers into your store all at once might be something that your employees would look forward to. Unfortunately that’s not always the case. In fact, if you’re not careful, your group coupon promotions could come off as doing more harm ...

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Marketing Mastermind Group Survey Results are Revealed

Posted on July 20, 2011

I recently sent out a quick survey to people on my list.  The survey results were very interesting.  I love statistics and likewise, this has really helped to show me how I can best help others. Even though this was not a multiple choice question, 100% of respondents said that they were struggling with either time, money, website traffic, or leads. 38% indicated that money was a big struggle 29% are struggling with having enough ...

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Memorial Day Tribute Video Featuring Battle Hymn of the Republic and Warren G. Harding

Posted on May 29, 2011

Video compilation created for Memorial Day tribute from - Warren G. Harding Speech from 1920 and Battle Hymn of the Republic. With photos from American Civil War era to Present Day. This is an amazing speech that most people probably do not know about. While Warren G. Harding was only President for 3 years, he drastically cut taxes, which caused unemployment to drop by half. Unfortunately, scandals by his appointments ...

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10 Apple Macintosh Software Essentials for Small Business

Posted on April 20, 2011

So you've heard that you must be on a pc to do business right?   Wrong... don't let them fool you.  I work every day on a Mac and I wouldn't give it up for anything. Apple equipment not only has a better design, but the quality of the hardware is amazing, the operating system is simple and effortless. There is a renewed interest in Macs now with the amazing success of the iPad, iPod and iPhone markets.  These devices have helped people ...

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10 Free and Innovative Web Traffic Boosting Ideas

Posted on August 15, 2010

Do you have a dead website that nobody knows about? Well the truth is that it is never easy to get more people to visit your site unless you actually do something. There are ways to generate the desired traffic. It takes being creative and innovative.  Here are 10 free and innovative ideas that will help. Join social bookmarking sites such as Delicious, Digg, and StumbleUpon. Share your favorite sites with other people sharing the same ...

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Building Your Business Brand During a Recession

Posted on August 14, 2010

Branding in a Troubled Economy A good business brand is one that can withstand an ailing economy. In the present times wherein the majority of the world is putting up with financial crisis, small-to big-time businesses are feeling the impact of this recession. This is when your branding campaign will be put to the test. Indeed, when companies are competing for what remains of the market, you have to double your efforts at making the brand ...

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Dare to Be, A Motivational Poetic Video

Posted on May 24, 2010

Over this weekend, I've created an amazing motivational poetic video. Please feel free to facebook share it, tweet it, email it, and subscribe to it here. This video shows the leadership qualities that people need in order to be successful.  In many cases success isn't necessarily wealth and fame, but rather happiness in life, and yet sometimes happiness in life is helped by at least a bit of wealth and fame. Please subscribe to my ...

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The End of Publishing? OR How Do You Perceive Your Customers?

Posted on March 31, 2010

I'm all about everything going digital. So in many ways, I was looking forward to watching this video. I'd rather read an ebook on my iPhone than to wait 3 days for a paperback to find it's way in the mail to me. However, this video is more about how you perceive your customers than it is in whether or not people want to hold a book in their hands. Check out this short and innovative video. - Tony Darrick Baker

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William Arthur Ward’s Keys To Success

Posted on March 30, 2010

Many people sit by and complain while others get rich, achieve their dreams, or simply live the life they've always talked about. However, the vast majority of people seem to simply blame others for their problems,  ask the government to take care of them from cradle to grave, and hate those who have achieved their goals.  You have to decide today and everyday, what kind of person are you going to be? William Arthur Ward Came Up With ...

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Customer No-Service Fails in Age of Social Media

Posted on January 4, 2010

When United Airlines gave this guy the year-long run-around about the guitar their baggage handlers broke,  Dave Carroll has stepped up and held them accountable with his popular YouTube video, "United Breaks Guitars."  This fun and catchy piece with over 7 million views, plus national news coverage, blog postings and more has done much more damage to United Airline's credibility than the $1,200 it would have taken to fix or replace the ...

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