On the Road to Entrepreneurship: Part Two (How’s About That Business Name?)

This series reviews my personal journey on becoming a business owner. I’m neither recommending nor suggesting you take the exact same steps I did. Rather, I’m sharing the story of how red vine came to be, including the trials and tribulations along the way. Read the full series here. A business name. Seemingly simple, but oh-so-complex. I love to write, so…

On the Road to Entrepreneurship: Part One (What’s in a Business, Anyway?)

This series reviews my personal journey on becoming a business owner. I’m neither recommending nor suggesting you take the exact same steps I did. Rather, I’m sharing the story of how red vine came to be, including the trials and tribulations along the way. Read the full series here. Entrepreneur. Not a word I would have thought…

Why Groupon and LivingSocial Deals Are Great for Businesses

A while back, I got some beef for talking about a great experience I had swimming with manatees thanks to a Groupon deal. The person explained that businesses offer their services for little to no profit and that, since I wouldn’t be a repeat customer, I wasn’t actually doing them any good. I beg to differ,…

Facebook Admin Roles: Which Admin Role is Right For Your Page?

If you manage a page on Facebook, you may have noticed that you can apply one of five roles to each administrator. You’ve got a lot to choose from: Manager, Content Creator, Moderator, Advertiser, and Insights Analyst. Just by looking at the list, there’s no way to tell what type of access one admin would…

How to Create a Business Page on Google Plus

I still don’t know how I feel about Google+; it seems so cumbersome and clunky to me, even after being out there for a while. Regardless, I think it’s still important to be there now – as both yourself and as your business. Step 1: Personal Page To get started, you’ll need your own Google+ account….