Tag Archives: social media

A Simple Recipe for Social Media Success

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As a small business, social media is overwhelming and often feels like you’re just spinning your wheels. You have to figure out where to be, how to be engaging, and how to get results — all with a limited amount of time and resources. SCORE provides a recipe for social media that saves time and gets results to grow your business. Learn how to get started and choose the right…

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Leading Through the Attention Span


The recent COVID-19 outbreak has sent shock waves of fear and uncertainty through our hearts, economies and social media feeds. While the outbreak is grave and tragic, it brings to light how freshness of information and abundance of communication lights the path for attention. Just a few weeks ago, social media news feeds and news outlets were filled with news on the outbreak, economic uncertainty and people succumbing in the…

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Five Ways to Start Selling Online


The U.S. e-commerce market brought in more than $504 billion in revenue in 2018. It’s expected to grow to more than $735 billion by 2023. With so much potential in the market, it’s the perfect time for entrepreneurs to get started selling products online. Today’s sellers have a ton of options to make this happen. Here are five of the most popular. Your own e-commerce store Building an e-commerce store…

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STC Hosts Small Business Social Media Courses

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South Texas College will soon offer an online program for small businesses seeking to increase their presence on social media. “Instagram Brand Worthy Basics” starts Feb. 26 and will teach small businesses how to increase their fan base or followers on the social media site. The new eight-class program is an offering from the college’s Continuing Professional Workforce Education. Public relations guru Giselle Mascarenhas will lead the Instagram course. “Every small business,…

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Mission EDC to host Social Media Summit

Small businesses meet with social media professionals Mission EDC invites local small businesses and non-profits to “discover the power of social media for your business” at the Social Media Summit ’17 Nov. 1. The event features a half dozen workshops on basic and advanced social media strategies for small business and other entities. Workshops to choose from include “Starting From the Bottom, Now You’re Here” or “Video Kills the Slide-Show…

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