Customer service is essential to the longevity of any business. In the new reality of increasingly remote delivery across the nation, customer service looks very different. The opportunities of thanking customers in person are becoming fewer and fewer; entrepreneurs need to be more creative with new opportunities. Fortunately, there are still many easy ways to improve ecommerce customer service no matter how far away your customers are.Read more
When you start up your own small business, you are often a one-man team working from home to get your idea off the ground. Your focus is on your business launch, keeping your customers happy and being mindful of your bottom line. However, as the time passes and your business takes root, somewhere along the line you could well find yourself in need of more hands on deck in order to keep on growing and developing. For most of us, this is an exciting next step, but it can also be daunting as you move from being a business owner to a leader responsible for other people. If you have had little or no experience running a team before, this can be a steep learning curve, which is where we come in today as we want to share a few suggestions and leadership tips for small business owners.Read more
The ubiquity of the Livestrong yellow silicone bracelet in the early 2000s proved that awareness bracelets are an effective tool to promote and raise funds for certain causes. Even after the cancer-awareness campaign popularized by American cyclist Lance Armstrong in 2004, colorful silicone wristbands remain a top option for making a statement. It was at the forefront of famed campaigns such as Beat Bullying, Stand Up Speak Up, Keep a Child Alive, and Make Poverty History, to name a few.
Silicone wristbands have become something of a staple that can still be found adorning wrists 15 whole years later. Organizations of all sizes find that using wristbands as merchandise or campaign material offers them the following advantages.Read more