It’s time to start another week and hit the business news headlines with the Business Blitz here at Extreme John! Today I’ll cover a number of small business tips which include: The Top Five Mobile Marketing Mistakes, Steve Jobs and the Seven Rules of Success, 10 Huge Branding Mistakes and 7 Time Saving Tips for Entrepreneurs.
Hot Business News For October 17, 2011
First up this morning: The Top Five Mobile Marketing Mistakes. Mobile marketing is something that every small business owner should be in tune with, unfortunately there are far too many “guru’s” out there who claim to have the best advice and this often results in big mistakes. This article covers the five most popular mistakes made in mobile marketing including: Mismatching content with mobile messaging, Building an app without a plan for promoting it and Too much targeting.
Also in news this morning: Steve Jobs and the Seven Rules of Success. When it comes to Steve Jobs the man knew a lot about a lot of things and whether you are a fan of his or not there is no debating that the man knew a thing or two about success. This article covers Steve Job’s seven rules of success which include: do what you love, put a dent in the universe and make connections.
Next up this morning: 10 Huge Branding Mistakes. Branding is difficult and there have been plenty of business branding mistakes made in the past but if you’re looking to learn from some of the biggies you can find them listed in this article! Included in the ten biggest branding mistakes: the Netflix/Quikster ordeal, the Burger King King and the new Coke.
Lastly this morning: 7 Time Saving Tips for Entrepreneurs. As a small business owner there is no commodity that is more precious than time and when it comes to time saving tips you better believe that I am willing to try them all! This article covers 7 great time saving techniques including: Focus on the hardest tasks first in the morning, Turn the e-mail client on later and Disconnect while you work on your tasks.
So which article did I like the most this morning? They were actually all pretty interesting but I think my favorite has to be the article on 7 time saving tips because it gave me some great new ideas to help my own employees to save time throughout the day!
What is one time saving tip mentioned in the article above that could help you to save time? Leave a comment below and share your thoughts.