Small Business

January 28, 2019

Google Fine Boosts Calls for U.S. Data Privacy Law

By Jay Bemis | Advertising Systems Inc. A $57 million fine that the French data protection authority levied on Google last week is the largest yet under the European Union’s newer privacy law, and it could well bolster efforts to enact similar legislation in the United States. California already has passed a data privacy protection […]

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January 2, 2019

5 Reasons to Keep Marketing With Print

By Jay Bemis | Advertising Systems Inc. Though the advent of the internet still causes many to predict doom for the world of print, marketers in recent years have proven such a prophecy to be what we might call, well, “fake news.” Rather, marketers have found that print marketing with its variety of tools — […]

Blog, Print Marketing, Small Business
March 29, 2018

Small Business Owners Warming to New Tax, Jobs Plan

by Jay Bemis | Advertising Systems Inc. Though they may not know the full impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 until tax time next year, early indications are that a majority of small business owners are aware of what the act might mean for their business’ future — and that many […]

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March 14, 2018

4 Things to Consider When Hiring a Small Business Marketing Agency

by Jay Bemis | Advertising Systems Inc. As the owner of a small business who wants to ramp up your marketing strategy, you’ve already tried the do-it-yourself route and found the complexities and time so overwhelming that you’ve added a marketing manager to your staff. However, that manager, you’ve realized, doesn’t really understand the path […]

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February 28, 2018

Focusing on Time Can Reap Better ROI, Via Outsourcing

by Jay Bemis | Advertising Systems Inc. The maxim that “time is money” often is attributed to Benjamin Franklin from an essay, “Advice to a Young Tradesman,” in 1748. Other researchers say the phrase actually appeared a few decades earlier in a magazine, The Free-Thinker, while others trace the adage to ancient Greece In any […]

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December 13, 2017

Economic, Marketing Outlooks See a Rosy 2018 Ahead

by Jay Bemis | Advertising Systems Inc. As small businesses enter the 2018 calendar year, economic optimism among them is at its highest since the days of the Reagan administration, the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) reported in November. The entrance of a new Republican administration in 2017 and its plans for tax reform, […]

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September 23, 2015

Why You Should Consider Outsourcing These Business Tasks

Wearing multiple hats is no easy job for anyone, but it comes with the territory of managing your own business, or starting up your, well, start-up. Time management skills become essential, but the fact remains: There’s only so much you (or a small team) can do in 24 hours in the day. Fortunately, there are multiple cost-effective […]

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June 25, 2015

Startup & Digital Media Advice from Entrepreneur Jo Malone

by Jaimie Siegle | Advertising Systems Inc. A household name among celebrities and designer fragrance fans, UK Entrepreneur Jo Malone grew her namesake luxury perfume business into a covetable, worldwide beauty brand that was acquired by Estee Lauder in 1999. Recently, Malone has dived back into the fragrance industry with a new luxury line called Jo […]

Blog, Digital Marketing, Small Business, Social Media Marketing, Technology
May 28, 2015

REPORT: Small Business Optimism Highest in Six Years

A recent survey suggests that although small business owners’ confidence is the highest it’s been in six years, marketing and digital advertising continue to be a challenge. “Many business owners have shifted their mindset from recovery mode to growth mode because they feel many of the economic hurdles are starting to clear,” TheStreet.com reported, adding that […]

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