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Resources and ideas for managing and growing a small business

Enhance Social Media with Online Scheduling

Social media, like Facebook and Twitter, can be an effective way for service professionals to stay in touch with clients and find new ones. But to get the most out of your posting and tweeting, be sure to combine it

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Adding an Appointment Scheduler to Your Massage Website

With online scheduling, your website can become more than a brochure – it can actually turn clicks into confirmed appointments.  In marketing lingo, that’s called “conversion,” and it’s key to growing your business online. When someone visits your site, you

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Online Scheduling in a Massage Practice

We often hear from customers about the impact of online scheduling on their business – comments like “Online scheduling has changed my life!” and “This is the best thing I could have done for my business!”  And who doesn’t love

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Getting The Most Out Of Daily Deals

Daily deals aren’t for every business owner, but for those who decide to give daily deals a try, it’s important to do as much as possible to increase your return on investment and minimize disruption to your business.  Full Slate

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Let Clients Schedule on Facebook!

Your clients can now schedule appointments with you right from your Facebook page! Just add our Facebook application to your business’s page and clients can select from your real-time openings right on Facebook. Best of all, it’s super easy to

Posted in Build Your Business, New & Improved

Helping small businesses grow – Intuit

A few of us here at Full Slate had the opportunity to attend ‘Entrepreneur Day’ at Intuit’s Mountain View, CA campus earlier this week.  Across the board, we were impressed with Intuit’s commitment to small businesses. I think most people

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Some Ideas for Accessing the Internet at Your Business

We’ve observed the various ways some of our customers access the internet from their place of business and had a few ask us for advice on how best to get access at their shop. So we thought it worthwhile to

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Building a Website for Your Small Business

Creating a website for your small business should be at the top of your “to do” list – right up there with printing business cards and getting your number in the phone book. Maybe even higher, because if you want

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Some Service Providers Are Seeing Growth during the Recession

Sageworks, which provides financial analysis of privately-held companies, released some encouraging data the other day. They identified 7 business categories that grew over the past 12 months, and service providers were well represented. According to Sageworks, personal care providers (hair salons,

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Starting Out

Great story to share about one of our beta customers – Malinda Newstrom (http://www.malindalmp.com/). Undaunted by the current economic environment, Malinda recently decided to start an in-your-home massage practice. Having already completed massage school, she focused on a key issue

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