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MyWay Mobile Storage of Grand Rapids Donates 15 Portable Storage...

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MyWay Mobile Storage of Grand Rapids Donates 15 Portable Storage Containers to the Grand Rapids Metro Health Marathon.

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Office Pride of North Alabama, Inc. Earns National Franchising Honor;...

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America’s Most Admired Commercial Cleaning Company Presents Local Business with Prestigious Top Honor

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MaintenX International Wants to Help Tampa Businesses with...

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MaintenX wants to help local businesses clean-up after Hurricane Irma.

(PRWeb October 13, 2017)

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RestorationMaster Adds ServiceMaster of Baltimore of Baltimore, MD as...

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RestorationMaster has recently added ServiceMaster of Baltimore on RestorationMasterFinder.com to help expand their digital marketing outreach in their service areas.

(PRWeb October 13, 2017)

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Wayback Burgers Launches Newest Location in East-Central, TX

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Chuck Wilson Brings America’s Favorite Hometown Burger Joint to the Bryan, TX Community

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New FiveStars Loyalty Rewards Program At Happy Head Massage In San...

PR Web - 14 hours 45 min ago

Happy Head Foot Reflexology and Massage has partnered with FiveStars to bring their customers a loyalty rewards program that is easy, reliable, and most important beneficial to our customers.

(PRWeb October 13, 2017)

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sweetFrog Frozen Yogurt Introduces Proprietary Ice Cream Products

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Nation’s leading frozen yogurt chain continues to lead the industry with best-in-class innovation, product quality and menu variety

(PRWeb October 12, 2017)

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Flagship Planet Fitness location coming to Covington, Mandeville

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A 28,000-square-foot Judgement Free Zone® is coming January 2018

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Tampa-Based MaintenX Offers Florida Businesses Hurricane Recovery Tips

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MaintenX wants to help local businesses with hurricane recovery.

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Buyer Feedback Helps Home Sellers Fine Tune Appeal of Their Property,...

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When a home is for sale, finding out what prospective buyers think of the property after visiting it can be vital to a successful sale, according to experienced RE/MAX brokers. The longer a listing...

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Dansville Arby's: The buck stops here

Topix - Sun, 2017-10-22 14:47

DANSVILLE – Venison, a favorite fall staple of Southern Tier hunters, made its fast-food debut across the United States, including Dansville and Bath on Saturday. Arby's restaurants nationwide offered venison sandwiches in a one-day only promotion.

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Severe thunderstorm watch issued for ETX counties

Topix - Sun, 2017-10-22 04:03

A Severe Thunderstorm Watch has been issued by the National Weather Service for several East Texas counties through 7 a.m. Sunday. Counties affected include Bowie; Camp; Cass; Franklin; Marion; Morris; Red River; Titus; Upshur and Wood.

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Hyatt Hotels in Downtown Denver extend Pick a Freebie Meeting Package

PR Web - Sun, 2017-10-22 03:30

Grand Hyatt Denver and Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center extend the booking window on their Pick a Freebie Meeting Package to year-end, inviting meeting planners to select a...

(PRWeb October 12, 2017)

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Food 6 mins ago 9:49 p.m.Burger King sends anti-bullying message with beat-up burger

Topix - Sat, 2017-10-21 23:52

When a fast-food chain tries to take a unique approach to making a point about a public issue such as bullying, the result can be controversial. The idea was to create a video showing reactions of customers to being given a smashed-up hamburger and compare it to what happens when they witness an innocent teen being bullied in the restaurant.

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I hunted down an Arby's venison sandwich, ate it and now regret it

Topix - Sat, 2017-10-21 19:25

Season's eatings! The weather may be getting colder, but Dining Month on OnMilwaukee is just cooking up, dishing out your winning picks in this year's Best of Dining poll. Dining Month is brought to you by Fein Brothers , your premier food service equipment and supply dealer in Wisconsin since 1929.

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Nando's has sneakily AXED three items from its menu - " and customers are fuming

Topix - Sat, 2017-10-21 15:16

It includes a new Fino Pitta as well as two new burgers for vegetarians and the hottest ever sauce, the Vusa Perinaise. At first customers thought it might just be a temporary change but it looks like the favourites won't be coming back anytime soon.

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Upcoming Dreamforce Event Is Perfect for Trailblazers

Small Business Trends - Sat, 2017-10-21 13:30

Are you a trailblazer? Lots of small business entrepreneurs are. And you can potentially meet other trailblazers and learn about innovations that could benefit your small business at the upcoming Dreamforce event.

Dreamforce 2017 takes place in November in San Francisco, California. The four day event features more than 2,700 sessions to help attendees in every industry. The event also features hands-on demonstrations with the latest software and other innovations.

If Dreamforce sounds like an event that could benefit your small business, you can see more details about it in the Featured Events section.

And Dreamforce isn’t the only upcoming event that might be of interest to small businesses. Check out even more upcoming opportunities in the list below.

To see a full list or to submit your own event, contest or award listing, visit the Small Business Events Calendar.

Featured Events, Contests and Awards

Rule Breaker Awards Ceremony
October 24, 2017, Scottsdale, Ariz.

On October 24, 2017 at the Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale, Arizona, the Rule Breaker Awards will honor and celebrate those entrepreneurs who have succeeded by doing it their way in a ceremony featuring the Rule Breaker of the Year and Rule Breaker Award winners.

Dreamforce 2017: Blaze Your Trail!
November 06, 2017, San Francisco, Calif.

Discover an entire world of innovation at the Dreamforce event. Four days of transforming your career, innovating, giving back, having a ball, and connecting with your community of fellow Trailblazers — all at the largest software conference in the world. Sound amazing? It is. With 2,700+ sessions to help every role in every industry succeed, the opportunity to get hands-on with the latest product innovations, and 170,000 Trailblazers to learn from, Dreamforce is a must-attend event – register for a free Expo+ pass today!

Sales World 2017
November 08, 2017, Online

Sales World 2017 takes place November 8th to 9th, 2017, Online; Live and On Demand. It is the largest Sales Industry Event in the World and will be attended by over 10,000 Sales Professionals. It’s the one sales event you can’t afford to miss!

DIGIMARCON WORLD 2017 – Digital Marketing Conference
November 14, 2017, Online

DIGIMARCON WORLD 2017 Digital Marketing Conference takes place November 14th to 16th, 2017. Whether your goal is to reinforce customer loyalty, improve lead generation, increase sales, or drive stronger consumer engagement, DIGIMARCON WORLD 2017’s agenda will help attendees enhance their marketing efforts. Sessions will focus on building traffic, expanding brand awareness, improving customer service and gaining insight into today’s latest digital tools.

More Events More Contests

This weekly listing of small business events, contests and awards is provided as a community service by Small Business Trends and SmallBizTechnology.

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This article, "Upcoming Dreamforce Event Is Perfect for Trailblazers" was first published on Small Business Trends

10 Social Media and Other Tips Aimed at Growing Your Small Business

Small Business Trends - Sat, 2017-10-21 12:00

Social media has undoubtedly changed the way a lot of small businesses communicate with customers. And those social media channels are constantly changing with new features. So if you’re looking for new ways to utilize social media and other business tools and methods, check out these tips from members of the online small business community.

Focus on Value Over Character Count

Twitter recently announced a new expansion of the platform’s famous character limit — raising it from 140 to 280. But having more characters doesn’t necessarily mean more value. In this post on the TopRank Marketing blog, Caitlin Burgess dives into the potential of the expanded character count and how you can use it to add value.

Find Smart Ways to Utilize Instagram Marketing

Instagram is only an effective marketing platform if you know how to use it. It can help to look at some of the brands that do a great job with the platform. In a recent DIY Marketers post Megan Totka offers some ways smart businesses are making use of Instagram for marketing.

Use Link Retargeting to Grow Your Business

Link retargeting is a method that lets you target customers who have previously been to your website or looked at specific products. And it can be a very powerful marketing tool for small businesses, according to Mike Allton of the Social Media Hat. Members of the BizSugar community also share thoughts on the post here.

Embrace Social Media for Retail This Holiday Season

The holiday season is the busiest time of year for retail businesses. And social media can make a big difference in how you promote such a business during the holidays. Chris Zilles elaborates in this Social Media HQ post.

Improve Outreach and Blog Engagement with These Useful Tools

Content marketing can give you a great way to reach out to potential customers and engage with them. But there are tools out there that can make your blogging and content marketing methods even more effective. Zac Johnson shares some of those tools in this Basic Blog Tips post.

Learn the Importance of a Trademark

A strong brand is the backbone of any great promotion or marketing effort. And once you create that brand, you need to protect it. Trademarks can help with that, as Nellie Akalp of CorpNet details in a recent blog post.

Use These YouTube Video Optimization Tips

Video has become a huge part of a lot of small business marketing strategies. And YouTube is one of the major platforms you can use to leverage that format. Read some video optimization strategies for YouTube in a recent Social Media Examiner post by Richa Pathak.

Consider Monetizing on YouTube

In fact, YouTube isn’t just a great outlet for marketing. It can also be a source of actual revenue for a business. Learn how YouTubers monetize their content in a Web Hosting Secrets Revealed post by Azreen Azmi. You can also see discussion about the post over on BizSugar.

Know the Three Pillars of Online Reputation Management

Your reputation can make or break your business. And there are plenty of online tools you can use to manage your reputation. Read about the three pillars of online reputation management in this post by Ivan Widjaya of SMB CEO.

Watch Out for These Hidden Website Costs

Building a website for your business doesn’t have to be expensive. But there are some costs involved. And those costs can really add up if you don’t consider every aspect of website creation. Here are some website costs to consider from Sreeram Sreenivasan of Smallbiztechnology.com.

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This article, "10 Social Media and Other Tips Aimed at Growing Your Small Business" was first published on Small Business Trends

Open Evening at DGGS By Amritha Kamalanathan, Dartford Grammar School for Girls

Topix - Sat, 2017-10-21 11:01

Open evening - two words that create a bubbling ball of nerves, excitement and anticipation for both teachers and students alike. It is a day written down in calendars as soon as it is confirmed, and many plans cleared for it to happen.

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