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Word of Mouth- Your Virtual Salesforce

Greg Weatherdon (www.gregweatherdon.com) was a keynote speaker at Enterprise Renfrew Counties “Small Business Forum” on Feb. 24th.
With permission COGECOTV was able to capture his entire presentation on word of mouth and how it can work for small business. Here is a small segment from this presentation. Continue reading

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Small Business Minute # 11 – Passion

            Entrepreneurship is currently all the rage. It’s the Pot of Gold at the end of the rainbow. It’s the magic elixir that will fix everyone’s problems and so many people are spending hours daydreaming … Continue reading

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Small Business Minute #6 – What Made Us Successful?

  At one time or another, many owners are faced with a business that has stalled out, and often it’s a simple matter of a sluggish economy and with a little patience things recover and growth resumes. For others though, … Continue reading

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Small Business Minute #3 – Just Because You’re Struggling, Doesn’t Mean You’re Failing

Going into business is easy, running a business is hard and until we get in it we don’t realize how very hard it is. Oh sure we talk a good game by telling people that we know it will be … Continue reading

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Small Business Minute #2 – Idea Validation

Validating your idea, is one of the best pieces of advice I can give start-ups as well as existing business owners. This one item should be at the top of your to do list if you’re considering starting a new … Continue reading

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Small Business Minute #1 – Your Ideal Customer

  Building a business is hard work and not for the faint of heart. It’s where Survival of the Fittest rules the day. In an effort to be one of the survivors, many small business owners make the strategic error … Continue reading

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