Warm Up That Cold Call With LinkedIn Networking

Are you looking for a way to make more connections and form new relationships for 2016? Whether you’re looking to increase sales or you’re new to the industry and looking to start a good foundation of connections for your business, LinkedIn networking is a great compliment to traditional marketing plans. Adding this to your current…

Client Gift Giving Ideas This Holiday Season

Client Gift Giving Ideas This Holiday Season

The holidays bring out the “giver” in everyone. It’s the time of year we express our gratitude to clients and send gifts during the holiday season. The key is how well we get to know them throughout the year that can make your gift go beyond the ordinary and stand out. Do you find yourself…

Two Great Companies Come Together

Great News! I’m excited to announce that Elite Scheduling Services, LLC & Elite Virtual Assistants have joined to bring together the best virtual  & scheduling assistants you’ll find anywhere! I have worked with Danae Branson for over 10 years. Danae is a dedicated and hardworking entrepreneur that I have grown to respect and admire. She built…

Looking For New Connections? Take A Stroll Down Memory Lane.

I have found a common trend with my clients lately…reconnecting with past acquaintances. Have you ever sat down and put a list together of people you came in contact with a while back that may be worth trying to reach again? Maybe at the time you met they weren’t in a position to utilize your…

I’ll Take Your “Smile & A Handshake” And Raise You A “Share & A Retweet”

I’ll Take Your “Smile & A Handshake” And Raise You A “Share & A Retweet”

Some people think the art of doing business with a smile and a handshake are gone…but is it really? Maybe what’s happened with Social Media Marketing is a compliment to that. With so much competition in every market, times have definitely changed. But it’s your ability to change with it that will determine if you…

Step Up Your Marketing Efforts with Email Marketing & Social Media [infographic]

Step Up Your Marketing Efforts with Email Marketing & Social Media [infographic]

Being a business owner myself, we all know what direction marketing has turned to…the INTERNET, and more precisely, INBOUND MARKETING. What is Inbound Marketing? It’s about attracting customers, not distracting them. It’s about giving them some relevant content they can actually use, and hopefully in turn they will come back to you for your goods or…

Tips On Finding A Virtual Assistant

Tips On Finding A Virtual Assistant

Virtual Assistant….is a very loose term. VA’s are Administrative Assistants, Marketing Coordinators, Event Planners, Email Campaign Creators, Social Media Strategists, Client Relations Specialists…the list goes on. Almost everything can be done virtually. I started working for a wholesaler virtually about 18 years ago, before we had the online tools that are available now. I answered an ad in…