“Pro Advice: 15 Social Media Experts on Networking” Feature on bluewiremedia

Social media marketing is no longer evolving; it’s exploding. And networking via these channels is one extremely crucial aspect of marketing, as it relates to whom, where and when a business communicates, in order to develop, grow, and maintain communities. Here is a list of 15 top marketing and networking experts sharing the essential takeaways…

Check Out Our Feature in Smartsheet’s Comprehensive Guide to Retail Store Operations

Laura M. Cummins of Nine Dotz Consulting was recently interviewed by Smartsheet®, the world’s leading SaaS platform for managing and automating collaborative work, to provide some of her thoughts on present day retail operations and where they are heading in the near future. Along with the thoughts of six other marketing professionals from around the globe, Smartsheet® composed…

Check Out Our Feature in Business News Daily

BusinessNewsDaily asked us along with some other companies to share some branding tips for startups. From web development to SEO, this article provides some great insight for new businesses. Click here to read the full article.  At Nine Dotz Consulting, we offer customized marketing services that get your business noticed. Retail and marketing classes, merchandising ideas, launch parties and social media development…

Snow Day? Here Are Five Ways to Help Your Business Spring Forward

With the impending snow storm this week, there is a good chance that many people will be enjoying an unexpected day off. This is a great opportunity for businesses to use this “extra time” to catch up and prepare for the busy months ahead. Here are five ways to help your business spring forward:

Make Every Day National Coffee Day

Whether you own a market, cafe, bakery, etc., you can easily make every day National Coffee Day. Here are some promotions to consider.

Cost-Effective Perks that Keep Customers Coming Back

Offering thoughtful perks to your customers don’t necessarily have to be expensive, matter of fact, many can be cost-effective, and, very easy to implement. When you always going the extra mile for your customers, you will notice repeat business, plus they will be more apt to recommend your business to family, friends, etc. Here are some ideas to consider:

Main Street America – Lessons on How to Thrive & Survive

Just recently, I had visited some small towns and cities to see what is happening on Main Street America. While I walked up and down the streets, there were quite a few things that grabbed my attention along the way. Here are my findings…

Social Media is Virtual Networking?

While checking my Twitter account the other week, I had noticed that some people were mentioning me in their posts. After a little research, I had discovered …