Author: Femi

Is Your Business Ready to Publish a Press Release?

Follow me Follow my blog with Bloglovin A potential client recently contacted me to discuss writing a press release. She’d launched her business and wanted to create a buzz. “I want to use media to get the word out about my business,” she told me. “I want a lot of traction.” Great. Afterall, what business does not want people interested in their product or service? But during our conversation it became clear that this budding businesswoman was not ready for a press release. She had purchased her business’ domain name but her website was not up and running. She...

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7 Positive Affirmations to Empower Your Business

Follow me   It’s a new year and of course, we’ve already made resolutions. But how can we make these resolutions come true? Of course, preparation, organization and follow-through are a must. And so are affirmations. Affirmations are powerful tools that help you to envision your greatness. I’ve often found, that when I am feeling down or like I can’t achieve a goal that is within reach, I have to take a deep breath and say an affirmation. Affirmations are powerful tools that help you envision your greatness. #entrepreneurship #wahm #womeninbusness Click To Tweet Once I’ve firmly stated who...

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Tackle Your Goals with an Uncomplicated Vision Statement

Follow me At end of every year, many of us are scrambling to make resolutions. We are so ready to do away with whatever challenged us during the year and be ready for January 1. Some of us want to be different. Some of us want to be better. Some of us want to take charge. We all want to be successful. How many of us have thought of what it truly takes to achieve success and stick to those resolutions? In a previous post, I talked about the power of affirmations and how they can help you keep pushing forward...

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How to Win at Business with Facebook Groups

Follow me   Joining Facebook groups has been a big help to me as I’ve grown my business, The Write Impression Consulting Services. One of the most important aspects of running a business is building relationships. If you’re a service provider like me, most of your business will come through referrals, word-of-mouth, and of course your own networking. Referrals and word-of-mouth will come because you are doing great work and your clients want to share you with others.  But in-person networking is not always easy. When you’ve got two small children, midday chat and learn events just won’t work....

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8 Easy Ways to Prepare for Small Business Saturday

Follow me I can’t believe it’s the middle of November. Already stores are reminding customers that Christmas is around the corner. I even saw a Christmas tree in the center of my local mall! I don’t know about you, but I can remember when retailers waited until after Thanksgiving Day to begin marketing. But that was yesterday. And today is today. Just as retailers are marketing their businesses earlier and earlier to customers for the holiday season, so should you. Since Black Friday belongs to brick and mortar stores and Cyber Monday belongs to online retailers, make Small Business Saturday all about you. Whether you are running a full-time enterprise or you’ve got a side hustle, this is your opportunity to share your goods and services with prospects. But Small Business Saturday is not for the faint at heart. Like all things in business, you’ve got to set up a plan and then, be ready to execute. So let’s check out these tips that will help you have a profitable Small Business Saturday. Create a plan of action and have a goal in mind Saying that you are going to take part in Small Business Saturday is one thing. Actually doing Small Business Saturday is a different story. Remember that famous adage: if you fail to plan, you plan to fail? Yeah. It’s absolutely true. If you want to...

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