Google To Home Business Owners: You Are Not Welcome Anymore
As far Google (and other) are concerned your home business is not welcome. If you have not heard about this then you are missing some very important information and, if you are not prepared, this can seriously damage to your home business.Google (which own YouTube and Blogger) and other sites such as Squidoo and WordPress.com […]
Are Facebook’s Privacy Settings A Joke?
Let me start by saying that if you are going to stay safe online, never enter or post any data in social media that you would not want discussed on national news. Recently Facebook changed their privacy settings making it harder to limit your posts to specific people. That got a lot of people angry […]
Is Facebook Killing Your Career?
The Internet Is Forever. Anyone that spends time online, including using social media such as Facebook, MySpace, Twitter, Squidoo, YouTube, the list is endless, needs to understand that everything they post online can and will come back to haunt them.
Can you think of anything you did in the past that you regret? Imagine having that come up on a Google search complete with pictures and video.
Blog Marketing Tip: Optimizing Your Keywords
Keywords are becoming ever more important in all aspects of online marketing because the search engines are now indexing content from almost every location on the web.
Social Media Rules Of The Road
A list of rules that need to be considered when building a business online – especially when using social media such as Pinterest, Facebook, and Foursquare.
Let me start by saying that if you are going to stay safe online, never enter or post any data in social media that you would not want discussed on national news.
Recently Facebook changed their privacy settings making it harder to limit your posts to specific people. That got a lot of people angry but the reality is that any company can change their rules at any time and your only recourse of action is to stop using it. When you consider the size and scope of Facebook it is easy to see how most will simply shrug their shoulders and move on – social media is addictive and most are not going to stop posting regardless of the privacy rules.
Maybe a better title is No business plan means your tax benefits may be taken away from you during an audit. No matter how you slice it, any home business without a good business plan can and has been considered a “hobby” by the IRS.
There are even cases where this has gone to court and the judge has sided with the IRS that their home business was just a hobby and did not qualify for any tax benefits.
This means that if you have been good about taking full advantage of all the tax benefits afforded to home business owners without the proper documentation, you are sitting on a fiscal time bomb.
“My grandfather always said that living is like licking honey off a thorn.” — Louis Adamic
‘Honour thy father and thy mother’ stands written among the three laws of most revered righteousness.” — Aeschylus
“Father asked us what was God’s noblest work. Anna said men, but I said babies. Men are often bad, but babies never are.” — Louisa May Alcott
“I am indebted to my father for living, but to my teacher for living well.” — Alexander the Great
“Every mother generally hopes that her daughter will snag a better husband than she managed to do…but she’s certain that her boy will never get as great a wife as his father did.” — Anonymous
“A father is always making his baby into a little woman. And when she is a woman he turns her back again.” — Enid Bagnold
“If the new American father feels bewildered and even defeated, let him take comfort from the fact that whatever he does in any fathering situation has a fifty percent chance of being right.” — Bill Cosby
This social medial for small businesses training is for all the small and home business owners that are tired of wasting precious time and money trying to understand how best to leverage social medial for their business.
This also includes special tips for regionally focused businesses so you can learn how to get more local customers with social media. If you have lost endless hours on Facebook and other social media sites – time you could have used to build your business – then this webinar is for you.