6 Places to Look for Technology – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

Which places do you look for technology to practice your skills, improve on them and gain more knowledge? This article focuses on this point. Read on to find out. Here they are: 1) IT Industry You can be an entrepreneur in an IT company and look forward to use the skills you already have and sharpen them to thrive better. Working in an IT company means good salary and good opportunities to make you thrive. The downside is that you have to work on a 9-5 schedule every weekday. And…

Social Media Marketing Guide for Beginners – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

Social Media Marketing is the process of gaining attention and web traffic through the social media sites. During this process, usually creative content to reach the masses through publicity coming from a third-party trusted source needs to be created in order for people to share the content of their interest with others and create a vicious chain that would make business cover and go beyond the market audience intended. Every online marketer needs to have a goal, a product, a service and a reason to promote through the vast and…

Top B2B E-Commerce Myths – Busted – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

There are lots of outdated myths, half-truths and misunderstandings floating around about B2B e-commerce that need busting. And the sooner the better. So let’s get to it. Here’s big e-commerce myth number one: We’re too small. Although I’ve heard it many times, I’m not sure where the “We’re too small for e-commerce” myth comes from. Maybe it’s because typically, the biggest suppliers in each category are the ones that are e-commerce enabled. So that leads to the assumption that e-commerce is reserved for large companies with deep pockets. BUSTED. In…

Broadway Theater New York – Is There Any Other? – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

Broadway Theater, New York is an experience like no other. As one of New York's top entertainment draws, it is also one of New York's biggest tourist attractions, selling over one billion dollars in tickets annually. Broadway located in the heart of Manhattan is home to some 39 theaters, most of which host world famous productions year round. This expanses of Manhattan constituents which is often referred to as the Theater District. Broadway Theater New York began around the year 1750, when the first theater company was established. Since then…

The Top 7 Jewelry Trends of 2010 – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

Trends, like horses, are easier to ride in the direction they are going. – John Naisbitt Its the same time of the year wherein the yearly round ups make their way to the news headlines. Twitter, Facebook and Google have just released the top 10 trends observed on their site. While I was going through that, I just thought of compiling a list of top 7 trends observed in our very own jewelry segment, in 2010. The trends are as follows: High Demand of Sterling Silver jewelry As the gold…

The Breakout Trade (Part I) – The Trend – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

The breakout trade is one of the most important techniques for the new day trader to master. In many ways it is a counter-intuitive trade, because it requires a trader to BUY at the top of the market, or SELL at the bottom of the market. People new to trading can be confused by this. They feel that when the market reaches the highest level it has ever been at, then that must be the time to sell. When it is at its lowest point for a long time, surely…

Smartphone Marketing – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

Smartphones are taking over from standard mobile phones and the ability to access the web so quickly and easily through these devices has responded in a growing number of businesses investing in Smartphone marketing. There are a number of different ways that you can capitalize on this growing trend including SMS marketing, mobile website marketing and App marketing. While SMS marketing is effective both on our old mobile devices as well as on the new smartphones, it is mobile website marketing and App marketing that are the big winners. Mobile…

4 Ways To Position Your Business and Improve Your Profits – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

Fellow business builder, here's something for you to dig deep into this week. Whenever you start working with a new client, you put a significant amount of your time into the positioning of them in the market place. You want to make sure they know where they stand in the buyers eyes, and what makes them the one and only choice in a competitive situation. It is not simple. Most entrepreneurs want to be everything to everyone but you all know that strategy is doomed to fail. So what does…

Government Can Learn Cash Flow Techniques from Small Business Entrepreneurs – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

Federal, State and Local governments could learn from small business entrepreneurs how to survive when cash is not coming in as it has in the past, or not coming in as quickly. Our governments are having to deal with less cash to maintain services, yet continue the services, without laying off employees. Unemployment is traditionally a measurement of private industry, not government employees and their jobs. When cash coming in slows down, or please forbid, stops, then change has to happen. Private industry has to adapt or die. Many small…

New Entrepreneur Traits – Eight Essential Skills – RIVAL ENTERPRISE

So do you have the entrepreneur partnerships that are needed? Not everyone is cut out for it? It takes a special kind of person to be a new entrepreneur in this day and age. So let's take a look at the exercises you need to see if you can quality. 1. A Risk Taker A new entrepreneur has to be willing to put it all on the line. There is no playing it safe. You can not achieve the success you want without you put yourself out there. Win or…