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6 Ways to Improve Your Small Business SEO in 2020 - Entrepreneur

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6 Ways to Improve Your Small Business SEO in 2020 - Entrepreneur6 Ways to Improve Your Small Business SEO in 2020 - EntrepreneurPosted: 14 Jul 2020 12:00 AM PDT July 14, 2020 5 min readOpinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own.Creating an SEO strategy for your demands time, research and investment. And although you might be able to manage the first two, money's much harder to spare for SMBs — more than 80 percent of fail because of cashflow problems. That's especially an issue today, as the U.S. and the world economy face the potential of a financial recession.But there's no getting around it: SEO is crucial to reach target customers and increase visibility. That's why annual investment in SEO has reached $80 billion in the United States alone and is set to keep growing. Yet good SEO doesn't have to cost big bucks. Even the smallest business can still take advantage of various effective techniques and tools to buil…

Starting a small business? Don't be too proud to seek help - Reading Eagle

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Starting a small business? Don't be too proud to seek help - Reading EagleStarting a small business? Don't be too proud to seek help - Reading EaglePosted: 03 Aug 2020 10:07 AM PDT Whether you're attempting to start a business in a roaring economy or during a paralyzing pandemic, the first piece of advice is always the same: don't try to go it alone.You could very well offer a product or service for which demand is and will always be unwavering, or come up with a brand new concept specifically designed to capitalize on market forces created by COVID-19.Either way, there is assistance, and you shouldn't be too proud to take it. "It's definitely imperative to seek help, even if you have a background in being an entrepreneur or starting a business previously," said Ellen Albright, director of talent and workforce development for the Greater Reading Chamber Alliance.And help is readily available, sometimes at minimal or no cost."It's almo…

Walz requests disaster declaration from Small Business Administration for civil unrest - FOX 9

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Placing faith in the right heroes - The San Diego Union-Tribune

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Placing faith in the right heroes - The San Diego Union-TribunePlacing faith in the right heroes - The San Diego Union-TribuneSmall businesses worldwide fight for survival amid pandemic - The ColumbianNo Shortcuts - Cannabis Business TimesGreat Buys: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Monday 8/3/20) - TheStreetPlacing faith in the right heroes - The San Diego Union-TribunePosted: 03 Aug 2020 06:02 AM PDT There is a difference between entrepreneurship as practiced and promoted in Silicon Valley and entrepreneurship as it relates to what many people refer to as "small business." I have a story to tell.I am a mentor/coach to an over-35 CEO, who built a business selling driveway alarms online. The product would alert you when someone approaches your house. Never going to be a unicorn, but was definitely profitable. A common theme in growing a small business is that most entrepreneurs who "take their shot" (the musical "Hamilton"), and who f…