Category Archives: Community Blogger

Putting Down Roots – Gardening Tips for the Small Business Owner

Nancy Goodyear applies her grandpa’s age-old gardening wisdom to business growth, showing how strong roots and hard pruning are the secrets of a good harvest. When you run your own business, whether it be a start-up or an older, more … Continue reading

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Tip of the Day for Small Businesses: Get It Down in Writing!

Community member Lubna Gem Arielle explains why trust is not enough when it comes to business, and why you should keep a written record of what was agreed. As a small business owner or entrepreneur, it can be tempting to … Continue reading

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How to Protect a Catchphrase

7 Graces community member Lubna Gem Arielle explains how to protect a catchphrase as a trade mark. Note from Lynn Serafinn: Sorry for the break in blogging over the past couple of weeks. I’ve been busy celebrating my 60th birthday! … Continue reading

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Journeying through the Marketing Funnel – the Client’s Path

7 Graces co-director Nancy Goodyear explores the journey your clients take through your marketing funnel and asks: does everyone have to take the same path? When you have a product or service to sell, it’s all too easy to think … Continue reading

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Why It’s So Important to Make Your Blogs EASY to Read

7 Graces co-director Nancy Goodyear explains why readers don’t want to work too hard when reading your blog posts, and gives tips on how to keep it simple. There are all sorts of reasons why people start blogging, but it … Continue reading

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Getting Out of the Doldrums – 7 Tips for the Self-Employed

7 Graces co-director Nancy Goodyear explores what it’s like when you’ve lost motivation and passion for your work, and gives tips for pulling yourself out. To be ‘in the doldrums’ is an old maritime expression. The doldrums is a belt … Continue reading

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