33 Ways to Get More Clients

“How do I get more clients?” It’s the question every consultant asks. Why? Because clients are the lifeblood of any consulting business. Without clients, you can’t keep the lights on. Without clients, you can’t make payroll. Without clients, you can’t grow. So how do you get more clients? There’s certainly no silver bullet. I wish I could…

Why Professional Grant Writers Won’t Work on Commission

You’re looking for ways to raise money for your new nonprofit or business, and want to hire a pro to help you win grants. Your budget is tight now, but if you’re awarded the grant, you’ll have tens of thousands of dollars. So, why not pay your grant writer a percentage of the grant you…

How do we Eradicate the Stigma of Small Business?

As a society, we seem to draw negative attachments to small business. Where does this come from? Is it possible to encourage a college degree or higher education without devaluing the “house painter” or what it might represent? Further, how do we eradicate the limiting beliefs or stigma attached to small business? If we look…

10 tech conferences to put on your radar in 2019

Tech conferences allow attendees to share insight, opinions and business cards. No matter the show, the decibel level in common areas is akin to a jumbo jet engine, earworm music greets you each morning and the line for the men’s restroom is longer than the women’s line. Conference attendees essentially attend mini technological crash courses,…

12 Digital Marketing Trends You Can No Longer Ignore in 2019

The digital marketing landscape that encompasses SEO, social media, PPC, content marketing and more is witnessing a dramatic shift. There may have been a time when you could’ve dismissed artificial intelligence or visual search as gimmicks from the latest blockbuster science fiction film, but that time is long gone. There are many new digital marketing…

Ready to Start Your Own Business? 24 New Ideas in 2019.

More than 20.5 million Americans own their own businesses. Another 53 million work freelance full or part time in various fields ranging from computer programming and rideshare driving to, yes, journalism and writing. Most of the rest of us want to. The OECD (the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development) found that 58% of women and 69% of men…

What Has IMF Been Up To?

Wow! Since our new CEO took over in 2016 there’s been a lot of magic being casted onto the world through the company. We try our best, but we can’t always share the amazing things that are happening behind the scenes but today we decided to change that oversight! In 2017, Internet Marketing Footprints leader,…

Holiday Marketing Trends for 2018

Social media marketing has always been a tricky game to play since the rules keep changing. One thing we have always known, however, is that it’s a game we, ecommerce entrepreneurs, need to be playing. With holiday season slowly approaching, social media marketing is about to turn into a marathon, so it’s crucial to start preparing for…

6 Tips for Doing International Business

Technology has connected our world more than ever before. Now we can enjoy easier international travel and exchange of goods and services overseas. If you run a company in the United States, it may be time to start thinking about expanding your global reach beyond the US and into international territory. That step may seem…

The Future of Healthcare is being born through Technology

Health Tech, or digital health, uses technology (databases, applications, mobiles, wearables) to improve the delivery, payment, and/or consumption of care, with the ability to increase the development and commercialization of medicinal products. Creating a definition for Health Tech is proving difficult for a sector that has a seemingly endless list of possible uses for technology within…

Cryptocurrency and Its Impact on Small Business.

Cryptocurrency is a digital currency or asset that relies on encryption technology to transfer value over the Internet. Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin operate independently of a banking system and can be used in many countries as a store or exchange of value like cash. The most common use of cryptocurrency is buying and selling goods and services online….

How Can Mobile Apps Boost Employee Productivity?

The word ‘app’ has become a commonly used word now with mobile applications being used in almost every sphere of life now. These engaging mobile apps may be a distraction at workplace or can be helpful and even life-changing. However, some of these can be used for increasing productivity of various businesses and employees at…