Postpone Foreclosure - Delay, Stay, and Never Pay - Mortgage Hardship Strategy

Homeowners can often delay foreclosure and stay in the home
 rent free for long extended periods of time.

Strategy for Homeowners Dealing with Financial Hardship - Postpone or Delay Foreclosure, Stay at Home and Never Pay

Homeowners are able to postpone or delay foreclosure and buy valuable time that allows them to work towards a long-term mortgage solution.

Credit Card Consumer Bill Of Rights

On May 22, 2009, Obama passed the Credit Card Consumer Bill of Rights Act of 2009.

The American Consumer has suddenly become the one consumed. Credit Card Debt has destroyed
Credit Card Consumer Rights
the financial well-being of millions of consumers and their families. President Obama and his administration have taken a stand against high-interest unsecured debt that has resulted from the predatory lending. Obama is putting a stop to the slaughter of the credit card consumer via the credit card consumer bill of rights.

Preforeclosure Short Sale to Avoid Foreclosure

A preforeclosure short sale will stop foreclosure
A preforeclosure short sale is simply a short sale before foreclosure. Today this is a very common solution for a property that is underwater and currently owned by a homeowner in the middle of a severe financial hardship. This agreement  between the lender, owner, and interested buyer allows the homeowner to avoid foreclosure by selling the home for less than is owed on the loan before the property is put into the foreclosure process by the lender or mortgage servicer.

Marketing Objectives - Marketing Plan Tutorial

The Marketing Objectives is the 4th section of the marketing plan outline. This resource explains
Marketing Objectives for Your Marketing Plan
how to write the marketing objectives section of a marketing plan.`

Deciding to Start a Nonprofit - Key Questions and Considerations

Nonprofit Organization Help
Nonprofit organizations have done tremendous good over the last century. The best of them are able to raise considerable amounts of capital that are then efficiently and effectively invested in activities that fill needs that may otherwise go on satisfied due to the imperfect world we all currently reside in. The beneficiaries are too many to count; Orphans, the poor, the hungry, the sick, etc. There is no doubt that our society, culture, and all of humankind have a need for the efforts and help the nonprofit world produces. No doubt there is room for more.

Perhaps you have seen this need. Maybe you even have a strong desire and will to do something
about it. If this is true then you may be tinkering with the idea of starting a nonprofit. If so you should first test your idea with some key questions and considerations.

I created this resource to help those individuals who are trying to figure out if deciding to start a nonprofit is the right decision for them.

4 Characteristics of Top Performing Articles – Content Marketing Tips

If you have ever tried your hand at content marketing, article marketing, niche website development, or blogging then you will agree with me when I say that not all articles are created equal. In fact, if you are anything like me you will come to expect that out of 100 articles 1 or 2 will generate incredible and almost puzzling amounts of traffic from search engines. A few get almost no attention
Content Marketing is a Great Online Advertising Method
as if cursed by a cyber witch. Then, of course, most of the content will perform as you would have predicted.

But what is the story with those amazing top performing posts?

Analyzing the Market Environment – Marketing Plan Tutorial

Analyzing the Market Environment is the third section of the marketing plan outline . It describes in detail the current and expected future characteristics, condition, and potential business impact of the surrounding market environment.

Marketing Plan Outline

If you have a business or are introducing a new product, service, or brand, or if you are starting a new business then you may want to consider writing a marketing plan. Even small business owners need to take marketing their company very seriously. The simple fact is that marketing is one of the three functions every business share.

Create a Marketing Plan
This resource provides a marketing plan outline. I specifically wrote this resource for small business owners, for those who are thinking about starting a business, and for the employee who has an idea for a new product or service and may need to present the idea to their manager/boss.

Dissecting Marketing - Five Fundamental Components

Marketing is an obviously crucial and necessary part of any given business. In fact, Marketing is one of the 3 fundamental functions of every business.

Having said that the actual performance and success of the marketing for any given business varies widely. Not all business owners have been exposed to a properly planned and executed marketing effort. Which is why I have created this resource dissecting the marketing function into its 5 core processes. How well a marketing department is able to execute these processes correctly will determine how successful the overall marketing efforts become. Even further the level of marketing performance has a huge impact on the overall well-being and profitability of the entire business.

Evaluate Business Strengths and Competency - Company Ability to Compete and Succeed

There are 8 Business performance areas that should be analyzed when evaluating any given company's ability to compete as a business. Just like people have different strengths and weaknesses so does any given business concern. It is very important to be able to evaluate the various strengths and weaknesses of any business organization whose success or failure have an impact on you.

Analyze Business Performance by Focusing on 8 Company Performance Areas
For instance, perhaps you need to decide whether or not to invest in a company. Maybe you are trying to decide whether to stay with your current employer or accept an employment opportunity with a competitor. Or maybe you own a business and just need to see where you should focus your attention to best improve the organization.

Whatever the reason may be this business analysis checklist will help you accurately measure overall company ability.

Here I will explain the top 8 business performance areas to evaluate when grading a business's ability to succeed

Top Sources for Small Business Funding

Funding Small Business

It takes money to make money. We have all heard that phrase consistently throughout our life. That concept has been around as long as trade has been around. Even a cave man would eventually stumble upon this concept if he traded tools or food for something he desired that belonged to another.

Small business loans help fund new business opportunities
With this notion in mind, you can reason that a person who has the greatest most profitable business idea ever conceived actually has nothing until that person figures out how to finance that idea.

If you want to start a business you must figure out how to fund it. You need to find capital to get started and start making money.

Here I explain and list almost every small business funding outlet available to today’s entrepreneur.

SEM - Search Advertising - The Top Advertiser Benefits

Search Marketing is a Great way for Small Business to Advertise
Quality traffic from search engines provides online business websites with consumers that buy products. Traffic from search engines will increase financial profitability for companies who successfully obtain relevant keyword searchers from Google and other search engines online.

Qualifying Leads - Better Lead Generation Marketing

One of the best ways to improve the closing rate for your sales team is by tweaking your lead generating process. Adding a detailed lead qualifying process to your overall sales funnel will help you identify the most valuable leads as well as leads that need extra conditioning before sending them to the sales team. A qualification process is a great marketing tool used to improve sales team efficiency

This allows you to significantly cut down on the time, effort, and cost of closing each sale. It will also make for a much more efficient and confident sales team.

Lead Generation - Best Demographic Data to Collect from Generic Leads

Lead generation is a big time business and marketing activity performed online by all sorts of marketers and advertiser from all  sorts of different businesses and industries. There are countless methods to obtaining leads. Online marketing is largely focused on lead generation. If you are involved in lead generation you may have considered selling lead lists to third parties. But who do you sell your list to and what do lead buyers look for?

Lead Generation - Online Marketing for Small Business
I have put together helpful lists of demographic data variables I suggest collected when obtaining leads. By ensuring you have the following information your lead list will be of optimal value to third party perspective buyers. These variables will also help with determining if future product or services you have available are a good fit for any given individual lead. They can also help you finding new relevant correlations of people who are more likely to buy/convert that you may currently be ignorant of.

4 Characteristics of Successful Customer Apps and other Tech Based Marketing Tools

Successfully Utilizing Apps and Technology in Your Marketing Plan

Here I detail the most effective methods and strategies companies implement when developing tech and app-based marketing tools to win over customers and increase sales.

Tech based advertising and customer app marketing tools
 have been a part of top performing marketing and advertising
 programs of many profitable US businesses
This is a list of 4 Characteristics Commonly Found as Part of Successful Tech Based Marketing Tools.

4 Marketing Stratagies to Build Customer Loyalty

Customer loyalty is a priceless asset to any business who has it. Strong customer loyalty allows a company to maintain higher prices during industry price wars. It protects a core market share even when under attack from new big budget marketing campaigns from new or existing entrants. Most of all though strong healthy customer loyalty is a steady source of the most effective and credible advertising that exists; "word of mouth" advertising.

6 Online Marketing Principles that Apply to Every Business

Today the online and digital world impacts every business. At one time it was optional for a business to have a website and overall web presence. That use to be a strategic decision that had to be thought about and considered just like any other capital investment for a business. Today an online presence is an absolute must... or else.

Online Business Presence in Modern Digital World - Marketing and Advertising
I have come up with 6 online marketing and digital world principles that have an impact on every single business that exists today. Whether you like it or not the modern world has demanded that the digital world is included in every business venture.

How to Start an Online Business

The internet is probably the biggest advancement for business since the invention of currency. Which is pretty significant. You may want to consider starting an online business. But how do you do that?

You do that by following my 8 step guide to starting an online business.

Business Basics - Sex Sells - Solid Advertising Strategy

Sexy bikini woman sells sign
Sex Sells
There is no question about it... Sex Sells... Really Well!!

If you are having a hard time getting the attention of potential clients, the one strategy you can always turn to is boosting your advertising strategy with a sexy makeover. It will work every time!

Big Site, Big Content, Big Rankings - 3 Big SEO Tips

If you are online creating and maintaining a website or blog then you know how hard it is to get top SERP rankings from Google. Today the competition is brutal! We can all agree on that. We can also agree that it's hard to get and maintain a top spot on Google. But it's not impossible. You just have to be willing to go BIG!
Solid SEO on-site practices will lead to big Google rankings and big traffic

Maintaing a Sturdy Corporate Veil - 9 Do's and Don'ts

You created a corporation for a reason. Perhaps many reasons. But it is probably safe to say one of the biggest reasons you are going corporate is to obtain the corporate veil of protection from personal liability of business debt and unpaid creditors trying to collect. This is an obviously wise decision. But just because you have a corporation or LLC doesn't mean you can't be held personally liable. The corporate shield can be shattered.
Corporations and LLC's can protect you from being personally liable for business debt and liabilities.

The Detroit Promise - Free College For All

If you are a High School senior and want to go to college but don't have any money for school you have nothing to worry about. Your admission is free just like everyone else in detroit that wants to go to one of the five community colleges who make Detroit their home. This unbelievable deal is no deal at all it is the Detroit Promise.

The Housing Bust - Deflating The American Dream

The housing bubble starting late in this century's first decade will be a time remembered as an economic depression caused by individual American greed and the absurd steps individuals blindly took to obtain the American Dream.