CEO Focus Tidewater

Listen to Your Employees

Guest blogger and trusted business associate, Bill Boyer, is the President of CEO Focus of Tidewater, a consulting/coaching organization for small company CEOs. He can be reached at bboyer@ceofocus.com or (757) 233-2577. How often do you go into all your … Read More

Check for Viruses and Spyware :: 10 Ways to Tune up Your PC

This is the sixth part in a series on ’10 Ways to Tune up Your PC’ from Ron Doyle, guest blogger for the Windows division of Microsoft. The original blog post can be found here. Has your computer really slowed … Read More

CPU Utilization :: 10 Ways to Tune up Your PC

This is the fifth part in a series on ’10 Ways to Tune up Your PC’ from Ron Doyle, guest blogger for the Windows division of Microsoft. The original blog post can be found here. Your Central Processing Unit (CPU) … Read More

Foursquare, Blogging, and What Moms Are Saying

This Week in Digital Media :: volume 14, issue 22 Click here to subscribe to our weekly email newsletter, This Week in Digital Media. Foursquare + Small Business = No Brainer If you are a small business owner and you … Read More

Apple: Eat Dirt.

Guest blogger, Tom Henderson, is a regular contributor at IT World, An Open Exchange. Tom blogs at http://www.itworld.com/blog/5506. I’m tired of the closed system. I’m tired of the capitulation to the Hollywood moguls. I’m tired of Apple’s nyet-policy. Apple: eat … Read More

IE6 past its expiration date, says Microsoft

Guest blogger, Gregg Keizer, covers Microsoft, security issues, Apple, Web browsers and general technology breaking news for Computerworld. Follow Gregg on Twitter at @gkeizer or subscribe to Gregg’s RSS feed. His e-mail address is gkeizer@ix.netcom.com. Microsoft is urging users to … Read More

3 Quick Tips for Small Businesses & Inbound Marketing Strategies

You own a coffee shop or you are a Realtor. Time is very sensitive and extra time is very scarce. Do inventory or work on your website? Meet with a client or write blog articles? Allowing time to market your … Read More

Social Media Marketing is Not For You – Maybe – Maybe Not

We ran across this blog article recently from Jay Ehret. Intelligently, Jay questions whether social media marketing should be implemented across the board for businesses. Here is a special quote that we pulled from his article: “The cheerleading comes from … Read More

Dealing with Challenging Employees

Guest blogger and trusted business associate, Bill Boyer, is the President of CEO Focus of Tidewater, a consulting/coaching organization for small company CEOs. He can be reached at bboyer@ceofocus.com or (757) 233-2577. Managing people is never easy, and some employees … Read More

5 Ways to Help Your Business Blog be Successful

We have written several times on the benefits of blogging and how the increased website page numbers and amount of quality content can boost your rankings with the major search engines. So now that you’ve bought into our inbound marketing … Read More

ReadyBoost :: 10 Ways to Tune up Your PC

This is the fourth part in a series on ’10 Ways to Tune up Your PC’ from Ron Doyle, guest blogger for the Windows division of Microsoft. The original blog post can be found here. If you have a USB … Read More

Trolls Are Easily Ignored Here

One of our favorite blogs to read and discuss as a team belongs to Seth Godin. He wrote an article a while back about Trolls – those that live to destroy you by talking trash behind your back. As a … Read More

Moms Say Marketers Ignore Their Needs

“Moms Say Marketers Ignore Their Needs.” What? Still? We were shocked to see this headline at BrandWeek.com. Why is this still going on? According to M2Moms, 60 percent of moms feel that marketers are ignoring their needs, and 73 percent … Read More

Men vs Women & Is Social Media Right for Your Business?

This Week in Digital Media :: volume 14, issue 21 Click here to subscribe to our weekly email newsletter, This Week in Digital Media. Making Social Media a True Leads Channel for Your Business You’ve heard the local social media … Read More

Foursquare + Small Business = No Brainer

If you are a small business owner and you are not listed on Foursquare, you are missing out on a great opportunity to network with your consumers. Socialgraphic numbers are astounding with the massive numbers of people that are participating … Read More