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Engaging with Your Social Media Community. Traverse Connect. Standing out from the crowd: Six ways to help your organization get noticed. 21 Creative Fall Fundraising Ideas. Fall is the time for gathering.

21 Creative Fall Fundraising Ideas

Be it around a fire, dinner table, or football field, fall has a way of bringing us together to celebrate abundance. With so many popular autumn activities, this season is a perfect time for your organization to host a themed fundraising event. Get your creative juices flowing with our list of fun fall fundraising ideas. 1. Harvest Dinner Organize a dinner featuring local chefs and businesses. International Folk Artists Join the Global Internet Economy  Tomorrow, the Santa Fe International Folk Art Alliance will launch a program called IFAM | Online to train artists as entrepreneurs and accelerate their entry into the Internet economy.

International Folk Artists Join the Global Internet Economy 

What makes this effort so unique is it combines yearlong training and mentoring with an online store that "strengthen(s) (developing country artists) capacity to expand their businesses, as well as provide (them) with a new source of year-round income. " In the process, this effort becomes a pivotal effort in creating opportunities for developing nations to become part of the larger creative economy. As such, it represents an auspicious beginning to use the Internet to help transform the economy of more than half the world, and provide access to the growing market for creative goods and services.

While the non-profit Alliance has provided a critical mass for the sale of the artists' work for the last decade, it has greatly expanded over the last few years. UK SMEs are held back by digital immaturity. December 19, 2014 Small businesses are failing to meet the changing needs of consumers when it comes to online and mobile commerce according to a new survey.

UK SMEs are held back by digital immaturity

Research conducted by BuzzBoard for Johnston Press has found that 71% of SMEs in the UK are not meeting the needs of mobile shoppers and 44% still don’t have a website — despite the fact that 75% of British consumers shop online and 30% of online orders made on Black Friday came via mobile devices. The study analysed seven key “digital readiness” indicators across more than 960,000 SMEs in the UK in September 2014. Factors included: website and search engine readiness; online marketing; and multi-screen compatibility. For each indicator, the majority of SMEs were not maximising their potential for sales because of what the report calls “digital immaturity”. The research also found that SMEs are making scarce use of other marketing resources. Related resources: DIY PR: 8 Public Relations Solutions for Small Businesses.

Public relations is key to any successful business venture.

DIY PR: 8 Public Relations Solutions for Small Businesses

For budget-conscious small businesses, however, hiring a PR firm is out of the question. Most Popular Posts of 2014 for Museums and Nonprofits. What a year!

Most Popular Posts of 2014 for Museums and Nonprofits

From the strategic evolution of nonprofit organizations to marketing channel efficacy to the need for millennial board members… These are your (a rather focused tribe of industry leaders) favorite KYOB posts of 2014. Thank you for reading, engaging with, and passing along Know Your Own Bone among your organizations and circles of industry professionals. Keep Exploring! Fun Flags, Stickers, Shirts, Bandanas, Patches And More... - #7176 - NOTVENTURES. Toronto Lifestyle Market. Public relations. Public relations is part of the promotion and communication strategies of a company, as it creates a good image and helps you to sell, as well as strengthen synergies with other companies in the sector.

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If you are already a tourism entrepreneur or are only starting your professional career within the sector, it is essential that you know what public relations is, what benefits it can bring to your tourism business and how to achieve them. Therefore, in this article, the following factors will be discussed: Can a small business do its own PR. Pinnacle Worldwide. The simple fact is every business is unique.

Pinnacle Worldwide

And so are the solutions we provide. Choosing the right blend of online and offline marketing tools to meet your marketing objectives can be a challenge. This is where we can help, by providing marketing solutions that combine the right message with the right medium - every time. Tap into the affordable expertise of Pinnacle Worldwide Marketing Consultants to execute your next marketing projects on time, on budget, and on target. Our services, coupled with our unique approach, are designed to develop marketing strategies that get results and impact your bottom line. Pinnacle Worldwide marketing services include: Strategic Marketing Plans Brand Strategies Collateral Communicate: Print and Web Sites Product Launches Promote: Direct Mail, E-mail, Advertising Media, PR Marketing Research and analysis Our Marketing Consulting Packages Include:

PressFriendly Blog. Startup 101: The PR Basics You Need to Know. Ahhh, Public Relations (PR): that mysterious, wondrous creature that seems to evade even the smartest of the smarts.

Startup 101: The PR Basics You Need to Know

You’ve heard her name whispered in dark corners during pitch fests, you know the President has one (a good one!) , and you’ve even looked her up online – innocently thinking you’d be able to understand her purpose, tricks, and wily ways. Our top 7 marketing tactics for ALL tourism businesses - Our top 7 marketing tactics for ALL tourism businesses - Our top 7 marketing tactics for ALL tourism businesses -