Archive for January, 2016

Dr McGeough to speak at Alberta Women Entrepreneurs’ Leadership Day

Saturday, January 30th, 2016

GoForth President & CEO Dr Leslie McGeough is proud to be one of the expert speakers at Alberta Women Entrepreneurs’ Learn from Alberta’s Best Leadership Day Program. This coming February 17th in Edmonton, AB, the day will consist of keynotes, panels, and workshops on “breaking through challenges and innovating change to achieve success.” For more information and […]

How to manage a virtual office

Saturday, January 23rd, 2016

Are you thinking about reducing your costs and increasing your pool of potential employees by going virtual? As we’ve discussed before, employees working remotely can be happier and more productive. But what about you? How can you keep your virtual office running smoothly and efficiently? How to manage a virtual office Test the waters. If you’re […]

4 ways to improve your marketing “cold emails”

Saturday, January 16th, 2016

Marketing cold calls are becoming a thing of the past, and now many of us turn to email to develop new contacts or seek new partnerships. When done properly, the “cold email” can work wonders in our small business marketing. But, like the cold call, it can also hinder your efforts. Keep these four marketing email […]

How to manage small business accounts receivable and accounts payable

Saturday, January 9th, 2016

Handy tips for keeping your small business’ money flowing as it should.

From the archives: Why a business model is so important

Saturday, January 2nd, 2016

Your business model is the roadmap for small business success. It helps you figure out all aspects of your small business from your costs to your distribution model to the value you’re providing for customers.