Merchant services add ecommerce functionality to any business

February 9th, 2016 — 03:20 am
According to paymentonline.com, this includes credit cards processing systems with a Merchant Account to receive payment from the customers. Merchant Accounts are an important element in any ecommerce venture. Merchant services provide the expertise and reliability to enable merchants to accept credit cards, debit cards and checks. A GOOD Internet Merchant Account is one that 1) Deposits money into the bank account immediately 2) Has VISA/Mastercard rate lower than 2.3% 3) Doesn't have ...
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Marketing Flat? Is it your plan or your vision?

February 8th, 2016 — 03:23 am
60+ hour workweeks, cash flows that constantly keep you up at night, stress and more stress again. Payroll due in two days (where the heck is that going to come from?) Does this sound like your business? Is your business a job with the most fickle, disloyal boss of all..... the customer? I know, I’ve been there. I’ve watched first hand as the cash flow I desperately needed walked out the door with no intention of returning, ever again. Introspection was of little help after all I was ...
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How To Accept Credit Card In Your Small Business

February 7th, 2016 — 03:35 am
Would you like to accept credit card small business payments at your company or Website? More and more entrepreneurs are taking this route on the road to riches as they learn how to grow their business. Entering the technology age is neither difficult nor expensive, but you have to learn how to navigate the system by following a series of key steps that can put you ahead of the competition. Becoming eligible to accept credit card small business dealings is as simple as opening a merchant ...
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Use The Probability Factor To Start Your Small Business Home

February 6th, 2016 — 03:16 am
How do you find a business that is right for you and has a great probability of success? There are two steps that you should take. 1. Pick something that interests you. Better yet, pick something that you are passionate about. If you are not interested or you don't like it, the work rapidly becomes drudgery and you will likely quit after having invested a lot time and money. 2. Find out if there is a market for you business. This is important because if there isn't a market, you could ...
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Customer Service and Marketing - Its not that Hard!

February 5th, 2016 — 03:14 am
Customer Service and Marketing that Works Go into many businesses today and try and get service, its sometimes impossible! The customer service officer is on the phone talking about personal issues, there is not enough staff, and they are disinterested and distracted. The old days of customer service is where you the customer were viewed as valuable and important and you received service from a person and not a machine. With an emphasis on shareholder wealth and increased profits the shift has ...
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Time To Open A Home Business Merchant Account?

February 4th, 2016 — 03:20 am
If you are operating a start-up business, have you given some thought to opening a home business merchant account? Although you may be satisfied with sales to date and perhaps are not planning to build a huge commercial empire, a merchant account can provide a number of benefits that may help to grow your business by attracting new clients and increasing sales volume. You need not own a large business to apply for a merchant account. You simply need a good credit history, an ability to pay your ...
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Add Value by Documenting Your Business.

February 3rd, 2016 — 03:12 am
By documenting your business you communicate to your people exactly how your business operates and what work needs to be completed by Employees filling the Positions in your business. It is vitally important to have your business documented if you are looking to sell your business or looking to secure external funding. Well written and maintained Business Systems and Documentation adds great value to your business and will contribute to you getting more money when selling or sourcing external ...
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Trade Leads - Business In An International Market

February 2nd, 2016 — 03:12 am
Billions of dollars worth of international trade is carried out every day, much of it by small businesses, importing and exporting products from and to their counterparts in other nations. As with every type of business an important task is locating people who will lead you to a signed contract - your trade leads. Traditionally, businesses have found their international leads by attending trade shows in the target country. But this is an expensive and time-consuming way to find leads and ...
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The Secret To Making Successful Business Connections

February 1st, 2016 — 03:11 am
If you have a hard time making successful business connections, don't despair. Anyone can be good at meeting people--if they use the right technique. The whole secret to making a positive connection is knowing how to attract people and inspire them to want to give you a chance. Here are seven proven strategies to help you make successful business connections: 1) Carry yourself well and look professional. If people don't know you at ALL, they are going to completely judge you by the way you ...
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Learning internet marketing the hard way.

January 31st, 2016 — 03:10 am
Ok, so after reading many articles on internet marketing I decided to take the plunge and started my own website, and decided that url should be something that by itself would bring the shoppers to the website in droves. The url chosen was www.shopshopshop.org , that was pretty easy compare to what was to come, I remember reading in some ezine that getting the affiliates was the easy part. That may have been true at one time but no more. I decide to apply to the best names in retailing thinking ...
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