If you can’t believe the month of April is already in your rearview mirror, you’re not alone. But before we totally say goodbye, let’s take a look at some of our favorite articles on the blog from last month.
Branding on a Budget: 4 Tips for Your Small Business
When it comes to branding you may not be able to out-spend your competition, but you can always out-think them. Consider these four ways to brand your small business even with a small budget.
Spoiler Alert: One way COSE members can market their business for free is by contributing to the Mind Your Business blog. Contact us to learn more.
Recognizing and Handling Cyberbullying in the Workplace
Cyberbullying should never be tolerated, but it may be hard to recognize—especially in the workplace. Learn how to identify the signs of cyberbullying and how to handle it once it is detected.
FAQs With Phil: How Can I Improve My Elevator Pitch?
In this new series with COSE's own Phil Stella, we take a look at some frequently asked questions from small business owners regarding how to communicate effectively and confidently.
We kick off the series with an explanation of how to create an effective elevator pitch using the (soon-to-be-famous) SSCBH approach. So, whether it's during a zoom networking event, or in an actual elevator when life resumes in-person opportunities, learn more about improving your elevator pitch.
Hint: It starts with changing the word "pitch" to the word "speech."
If you have a question for Phil, email him at firstname.lastname@example.org
8 Highly Effective SEO Trends For Your Small Business in 2021
It's no longer enough to just have a website—your small business needs to have an effective online presence to land in the top search results.
From artificial intelligence and video content to image optimization and keywords and phrases... keep up with these eight search engine optimization trends that will get your business noticed in 2021.