Alyssa Gregory is a small business collaborator and the founder of the Small Business Bonfire, a social, educational and collaborative community for entrepreneurs.
5 Ways to Make Twitter Less Noisy
Twitter might be noisy, but the good news is that there are a number of ways available to help you control the noise, find the information that’s most important to you and ignore the rest. Here are five ideas that can help you turn down the volume on Twitter.
5 Smart Ways to Find Clients
Finding clients is something almost every small business owner struggles with from time to time. Alyssa shares a few ideas for expanding your reach and your client roster.
Networking for Business on Facebook with BranchOut
BranchOut is a Facebook app that hit the scene a few months ago and has the potential to create a Facebook/LinkedIn hybrid, allowing users to leverage their Facebook connections to find business opportunities. Alyssa takes a look.
Six Ways for Web Workers to Get Organized This Month, Part II
In the second part of Alyssa’s Get Organized post, she shares three more ideas to help you start thinking about how you can get and stay organized this year.
Six Ways for Web Workers to Get Organized This Month, Part I
Let’s get organized in honor of Get Organized Month. Alyssa explores five ways to get organized for anyone who works online. How will you get organized this month?
Simple Secrets for Success in 2011
Psst…Alyssa has a secret. Actually, the “secrets” contained here are not earth-shattering or even new, but they’re powerful in their own right and worthy of being a reminder to everyone who has goals, ambitions and dreams.
The Freelancer’s Goal-Setting Guide
Alyssa compiles a collection of goal-setting links to help get you on the right track and focused on your biggest priorities in 2011.
10 of My Favorite Non-Work Work Tasks for Weekends and Holidays
Alyssa plans to do just a tiny bit of work this weekend, so here are ten of her favorite non-work work tasks to tackle in spurts on the weekend and holidays. What are yours?
Back to the Future: Five Methods of Online Marketing Before Social Media
Some methods of online marketing may have been surpassed by social media, but they shouldn’t be forgotten. Not only are they still valid ways to market your business, but they can help you rise above some of the social media noise and become a great counterpart. Here are five to add to your marketing mix.
Four New Apps Cooking in Google Labs
Google Labs has been known to have some interesting apps cooking from time-to-time. Here are four of the newest apps being developed, tested and reviewed by Google. Do you think any of them have staying power?