Business Tools

79 Marketing Tools and Software for Every Business & Budget

In the world of marketing, it seems like there are always new tools, tips, tricks, and trends to discover and incorporate into your marketing strategy. How is it possible to keep up with them all? As a marketer myself, I often wish I had a better sense of all of the tools available to me […]

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What is a Business Plan? Definition, Tips, and Templates

The business plan is an undeniably critical component to getting any company off the ground. It’s key to securing financing, documenting your business model, outlining your financial projections, and turning that nugget of a business idea into a reality. In an era where more than 50% of small enterprises fail in their first year, having […]

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11 Sample Business Plans to Help You Write Your Own

Ask any successful sports coach how they win so many games, and they’ll tell you they have a unique plan for every single game they coach. To have a fighting chance against any of their opponents, they need to prepare a specific game plan tailored to each of their opponents’ strengths and weaknesses. Otherwise, they’ll […]

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How to Write an Incredibly Well-Written Executive Summary [+ Example]

Whether you’re an entrepreneur looking for investors for your small business, or the CEO of a large corporation, a business plan can help you succeed and is a critical component for long-term growth.

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Everything You Need to Know About Business Process Automation

When I think of automation, my first thought is that judgment day from “The Terminator” is upon us. However, conspiracy theories aside, automation can actually help marketers grow better and do their jobs more efficiently. In fact, 29% of marketers are using automation to help them personalize customer engagement. Overall, marketers’ adoption of artificial intelligence […]

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The Ideal Marketing Stack for Every Stage of Your Business

If your business has a web presence, odds are you support it with marketing tools — plural. If your marketing efforts rely solely on a single, siloed application, you’re selling yourself short. Digital marketing efforts are generally a sum of several parts — a collection of tools and resources that serve distinct purposes, complement one […]

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12 Best Screen Recorders to Use for Collaboration

During my HubSpot on-boarding, marketing new hires had to watch recorded product demonstrations to learn the platform. These videos typically included a screen recording, webcam footage, and narrated audio to go along with it. Those training videos were recorded using screen recording software, which can be used to record a portion or the entirety of […]

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