In Praise of Single-Tasking

37Signals’ blog made mention of a post about the counter-productivity of multi-tasking. Scott [Berkun] brings up the latest research that casts multi-tasking in a counter-productive light. He ultimately suggests that if we want to achieve greatness that we should pay attention to how the great people who came before us paid attention—by blocking distractions out … Continue reading In Praise of Single-Tasking

2 Ways Customers Can Be Your Virtual Marketing Department

A previous blog post covered a 6 Step Plan to build your business with referrals. Current customers are your best source for new customers. Beyond traditional referral marketing, there are tons of ways to turn your customers into a virtual small business marketing department. Here are two: 1. Run a Contest like the World’s First … Continue reading 2 Ways Customers Can Be Your Virtual Marketing Department