Corporate Blogging On the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast

My guest this week on the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast is Debbie Weil, journalist, blogger and author of The Corporate Blogging Book. We discussed why every organization should have a blog and some of the major dos and don'ts in the world of business Continue Reading

How To Coach Small Business Owners

If you're a coach or you want to be, I'd invite you to listen in on a telesession I've been asked to present. "How to Coach Small Business Owners" hosted by the "Association of Coaching and Consulting Professionals on the Web" If you do any Continue Reading

You Mean, You Don’t Have a Favicon?

One of the great things about small businesses is that they can do little things to give the same big time impression that firms employing branding teams can give. Here's one of those little things, still a bit unknown, that you can jump on. A Continue Reading

A Change This Idea Percolates

Change This is a clever project, originated by Seth Godin and currently owned and operated by 800-CEO-READ (see the Small Biz Read Blog on the Duct Tape Channel). Anyone can post a proposal for a manifesto on the Change This site and then readers Continue Reading

Unsecure Wireless Access Everywhere You Go

If you're like me you travel with a laptop and check your email and surf the web in the growing number of free wireless hotspots. This convenience comes, however, with a potential risk. Most of the airport, coffee shop and hotel hotspots are Continue Reading

On Gazelles, Marketing and Sales Management

I interviewed Verne Harnish, CEO of Gazelles, Inc. and founder of the Young Entrepreneurs' Organizations (YEO), among many other notable feats, for my podcast show today and he shared some information on an executive sales training program that he is Continue Reading

Categorize Your Network

I wanted to point out a great post by Patrick Carney who writes the Referrals for Life channel with Ivan Misner here at the Duct Tape Marketing Channel. Patrick talks about creating categories in your network of contacts and personalizing your Continue Reading

Where to Find Great Photos for Presentations and More

If you make presentations, have a website or need to tell a story in your marketing materials, a good photo can help you connect with the readers and viewers. I've recently partnered with iStockphoto because I can always find the image I need at a Continue Reading