Monthly Archives: November 2011

Local Marketing

What is local marketing, and why do smaller businesses need to engage in it? This means targeting people in your area. Obviously many businesses can go after people around the country. However, others can only do business with local customers. … Continue reading

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Selling is Not a Dirty Word

If you are like so many small business owners you may feel too emotionally close to your product to adequately sell it yourself. Selling ice to an eskimo is easy, but selling something you have created on your own may … Continue reading

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Woah! You Kiss Your Mother With That Mouth?

Is it me? When did little kids get such big attitudes? Look I love my five year old son, but sometimes the mouth on this kid makes Damien from the Omen look like Opie from the Andy Griffith Show. He … Continue reading

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Increase Your Holiday Sales!

It is that time of year gain.  We just had Halloween.  Now, the holiday season is in full swing! In these challenging times, we want to offer you a place to advertise your holiday products and services where you can … Continue reading

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November Member Spotlight – Shelly & Kathy Rogers

Meet Shelly & Kathy Rogers, co-owners of Just Between Friends, Waco. JBF is a franchise system that helps families and charities in Waco, Tx. Shelly is a young mom and Kathy is a grandma. They are both teachers and work … Continue reading

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November Member Spotlight – Shannon Wilburn

Meet Shannon Wilburn, Just Between Friends Franchise System, Inc.  President and Co-Founder.  Just Between Friends, the Nation’s Leading children’s and Maternity Consignment event was founded in 1997 by two moms, Shannon Wilburn and Daven Tackett in a living room in … Continue reading

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November Member Spotlight – Angela Broxterman

Meet Angela Broxterman.  She was born and raised in Houston, TX.  Work and life has led her to live in Raleigh-Durham, Chicago, San Francisco, & Dallas (all great places!) all within the last 6 years.  She is excited to be … Continue reading

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Goals for Your Business

Every successful business owner has a set of goals for their business. For those running a home-based business while also caring for children, a house, pets, and fending off the neighborhood gossip all at the same time, goal setting is … Continue reading

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