Entrepreneurship

9 things you need to do to get your business ready for 2022
Business, Entrepreneurship, Strategy
November 25, 2021
9 things you need to do to get your business ready for 2022

By Candace Huntly December is around the corner and that means that 2022 is coming fast and furious.  As the year comes to a close, it’s important to take a moment to look at how you are going to approach the new year. Here are 9 things to consider that will help you shape your […]

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3 Reminders that entrepreneurship success doesn’t happen overnight
Business, Entrepreneurship
November 18, 2021
3 Reminders that entrepreneurship success doesn’t happen overnight

By Felicia Guthrie As an entrepreneur, there are likely going to be days, weeks, months, even years, when you feel like you’re toiling away with little reward. You may see other entrepreneurs reaching huge milestones, maybe even achieving “overnight success.” While it can feel like everyone is going viral or blowing up overnight, the reality […]

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4 ways your personal social media can help grow your business
Entrepreneurship, Marketing
November 11, 2021
4 ways your personal social media can help grow your business

By Candace Huntly By now, you have probably heard all the stats about social media usage… There are billions of people all over the world who use social media across different platforms… You’ve likely also seen the recent popularity explosion of TikTok across multiple age demographics throughout the pandemic… And you may have even experienced […]

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3 entrepreneurs who started small and built empires
Business, Entrepreneurship
November 4, 2021
3 entrepreneurs who started small and built empires

By Felicia Guthrie There are lots of entrepreneurs who started small and built empires. You’re probably familiar with a handful of them, like Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak, Bill Gates, and Mark Zuckerberg. Today, I wanted to focus on a few entrepreneurs whose names may be a little less known, but whose businesses are major today. […]

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Small Business Marketing Checklist
Business, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Strategy
October 28, 2021
Small Business Marketing Checklist

  By Candace Huntly It’s no secret that we love small businesses at SongBird. It’s also no secret that starting a business is hard and the ride is more like a roller coaster than a glide to the top. Just because you are just getting started – or you think you’re too small – doesn’t […]

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3 things you need to know about small business influencer marketing
Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Strategy
October 21, 2021
3 things you need to know about small business influencer marketing

Are you a small business owner who’s been wanting to work with influencers? Not sure what that means for your small business or even where to start? Eight out of 10 consumers have made a purchase based on a recommendation from an influencer, so, it comes as no surprise that many businesses want to work […]

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Can a small business survive without social media?
Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Strategy
October 14, 2021
Can a small business survive without social media?

By Candace Huntly Can your small business survive without social media? I would answer a verrry tentative maybe. While there are pros and cons to getting active on social media with your business (just like any strategy you choose, BTW!), you need to make sure that you are making the right decision for you and […]

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Customer Service vs Customer Experience – Which is Better?
Business, Entrepreneurship, Strategy
October 7, 2021
Customer Service vs Customer Experience – Which is Better?

By Trevor Shorte It’s the start of Small Business Month (officially it’s supposed to be for one week but unofficially, it lasts the entire month!) so we wanted to tackle a topic that is of great importance, especially to small businesses. I’ve mentioned this before but if you can’t find people to give you money […]

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3 Reasons to Start a Business in the Summer
Business, Entrepreneurship, Strategy
July 8, 2021
3 Reasons to Start a Business in the Summer

By Trevor Shorte Is the summer a good time to start a business? That’s a somewhat loaded question. If you are starting a seasonal business, say selling ski and snowboard accessories, summer might not be the best time for you to be able to get the attention of your target audience with your message. If […]

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6 steps to turn your idea into a business
Business, Entrepreneurship, Strategy
May 6, 2021
6 steps to turn your idea into a business

By Trevor Shorte I was recently asked about what advice I would give to someone who wanted to start a business. For me, the answer would start like this: “Are you sure that this is something that you want to do? The concept of starting a business is easy… you have a product/service that people […]

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