Just for Fun Blog Posts

Business-related posts that will bring a smile to your face, and might even help you put a few extra dollars into your account.

Mega Millions, Meteors, and Becoming President

Today we sit hours away from the largest lottery jackpot in United States history, with record ticket sales and a decidedly different kind of madness sweeping the nation this March. And while it’s hard to argue that over a half-billion dollars wouldn’t help your small business, we thought a little perspective might be in order.

BuildMyBiz at SXSW

It’s day four here at South-by-Southwest 2012! The weather is finally cooperating as some twenty-thousand attendees shake out their umbrellas and breathe a collective sigh of relief. But good weather or bad, the great sessions continue. Highlights from today include Startup Finances for Dummies (11:45 in the convention center). And this wouldn’t be SXSW without… Read the full article.

Market Outside the Heart-Shaped Box on Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day marketing already at its peak, your business can still make a splash with some unconventional Valentine’s Day promotions. Pass on the hearts, red, and chocolates, and instead offer more options for more people to show a little extra love to your customers on Tuesday. via Swipely  

A Dog In The Office Is Good For Business

Friday is Take Your Dog To Work Day, and with nearly one in five companies allow employees to bring their pets to work, Jean Chatzky suggests a pup at the workplace might actually help your business. via A Dog In The Office Is Good For Business And For You : Lifestyle :: American Express OPEN… Read the full article.

Happy Administrative Professionals Day!

A big THANK YOU to all the administrative professionals in our offices and yours! And as if you needed proof, check out the five things your administrative assistant is better at than you (via Small Business Trends).