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Consistent Image is Everything
There’s something unnerving about change. How many times have your gone to your favorite coffee shop only to find that they have moved the cream and sugar counter and it has altered your perception of the place. No matter that the change made total sense and even made it easier for you grab the half […]
Become a Duct Tape Marketing Coach?
I’ve started mentoring a handful of very motivated individuals and am working with them to create and build their own Duct Tape Marketing consulting/coaching business – exactly as I have done it. You’re invited to attend a special teleseminar overview of the Duct Tape Marketing Authorized Coach program Two sessions – Friday, April 21st – […]
Podcasting Press Releases from PRWeb
I’ve mentioned press release distribution services offered by PRWeb before. I think they have a great service that allows small business owners to get potential media exposure while also creating links back to a web site by way of syndicated press releases. Today, PRWeb announced a premium feature upgrade called PRWeb Podcast. Now if you […]

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What's the Best Job In America?
MONEY Magazine published its annual “Best Jobs” issue and I can’t believe “small business marketing coach” didn’t crack the top 10. Here’s my take – especially if you own a small business or are thinking of starting one. The best job in America is one you love. That’s the secret to success in your business […]
What Do You Do For a Living?
A lot of folks answer that question with a job title or category or worse, something painful sounding like, I sell houses. If you really want to get your marketing message to a place that will get your prospect’s attention you must be able to answer that question – what do you do for a […]

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Google Calendar Intergrates with GMail
I know this is being widely reported around the Internet and blogosphere today but it looks like Google has finally beta launched its calendar that integrates with GMail. It has a pleasant, basic look and function and should give them a nice tool when they integrate this with their Google personal homepage initiative. My favorite […]
Growing Your Business 1,2,3 eBook from the experts at Entrepreneur
I’ve just been notified that editors of Entrepreneur have published a free e-book that offers some great advice for small business owners. The e-book is called Growing Your Business 1,2,3 – you can get a free copy here. The editors at Entrepreneur magazine illustrate tips and techniques required to grow your business. This e-book will […]
Your Marketing Stinks and It's Your Fault
A little tough love today I guess, but the reason so many small businesses struggle is because they are unwilling to change. The marketing strategy, if there is one, is to do what everyone else in the industry seems to be doing. If that’s your marketing reality, that little safe place, and it’s not working, […]
Talking to Digg CEO – Jay Adelson
I had a great chat with Digg CEO – Jay Adelson on the Duct Tape Marketing Podcast. He gives some hints about what’s coming up next at Digg. Digg is another one of those “came out of nowhere” services that now owns a substantial piece of web real estate. For those not familiar: Digg is […]

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