Donna Maria interviews Indie Beauty Network member Joanne Tartaglino of Celtic Chairde Creations about her foray into the world of blogging.
Donna Maria shares a North Carolina resource for free legal advice for small businesses and instructs on how to find out if similar services are available in other states.
– Title: Parenting Your Child To Success– Description: Many entrepreneurs attribute their success to the encouragement of their parents. Dr. Sharon Fried Buchalter, author of "Children Are People Too" guides us on how to be excellent cheerleaders for our kids.
Donna Maria shares her tips on keeping a blog alive, exciting and vibrant.
Donna Maria prays that small business owners around the world would be content with the financial resources they have, and manage them wisely.
Donna Maria provides cutting edge feedback on newbie Diana Cyrill’s Shea Bath Blog.
Donna Maria shares how being a small business owner inspires, encourages and uplifts other people.
Donna Maria shows you how to apply the successful business strategy of the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) to your small business.
– Title: Be A Nichepreneur!– Description: According to today’s guest, Susan Friedmann, author of "Niches To Riches: How to Make It BIG in a Small Market," there are 7 strategies for using a very small niche to make a very big splash.
It seems that, since I’ve been posting so much about keeping more of the money you make, clipping coupons and destroying credit cards, at least one journalist has officially labeled me a "consumer expert." Well, I am definitely a consumer. And I suppose I’m an expert at being a consumer since…
How small businesses can use email newsletters to double sales on Leap Year Day.
Donna Maria’s top 5 ways to recession-proof your small business and keep loyal customers coming back.
How small business owners can achieve financial contentment through blogging, minimizing personal income and creating e-books and newsletters.
Top 10 useful links to the US Small Business Administration’s website.
To be truly successful in business means not being out solely for yourself, but helping others to be successful.
51 great health, beauty, lifestyle and family topics to get more readers at your newsletter or blog.
Danielle Flemming of Danielle and Company, winner of “Best In Show” at Extracts, talks about her winning product and how she enjoys being a small business owner.
[Note: this post was slightly updated on February 22, 2010.] I am the founder and president of the Indie Beauty Network (IBN) so it will come as no surprise that I think my members make the best products in the world. Whether you want candles, sugar scrubs, perfumes, essential oils, lotions, jewelry, body oils, hair…
Connecting With More People Increases Your Bottom Line One question I get over and over again is how I got thousands of subscribers to my email newsletter. The answer is: I got to know my customers and consistently filled my newsletter with information they enjoy reading. Lots of people ask me…
Without Breaking The Bank Thursday night’s group coaching sessions was incredible. While I’m told by everyone in attenance that it was an excellent investment of time, the best part is that everyone found a way to contribute something unique to the conversation. We were all uplifted and encouraged. This month, we’re launching and improving email…
3 Steps To A Basic Yet Solid Blog Post Blogging can enhance your business, but while it’s easy to consider blogging, it can be more work than it’s worth, especially if you don’t post regularly. There are millions of blogs in the blogosphere, but only a small fraction have fresh content added at least twice…