The G Word

What Tools Does My Business Need?

What Tools Does My Business Need?

  I have written before about some of the tools I use for my business and also the types of things I believe it is worth investing in (and those that it is not).  To grow your business you will need to use certain tools, I have listed the ones I find most valuable in this post. most are free but some have to be paid for. This is your business and to grow you will need to invest in some areas. If they are out of your price range for now I will do my best to offer you...

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Using Dead Time - or How can I get the most out of my time?

Using Dead Time - or How can I get the most out of my time?

  This post is to help you get the very most out of your time. Before we dive into it, a short disclaimer - You absolutely should switch off and take time for other things. This post is to help you get the most out of dead time during the day, it isn't to encourage you to work every waking moment.  So what is dead time? Dead time is wasted time, where you are stuck not doing anything progressive, such as sitting in traffic or waiting in line.  Listening to useful information while doing other things is a great way...

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How can I get repeat buyers?

How can I get repeat buyers?

Getting repeat buyers is fantastic! I absolutely love it when customers come back and buy from me again and again, it is an endorsement of my hard work and it also gives me a warm fuzzy feeling!  If you don't know how to check for repeat buyer on your TPT store, please head over to www.teacherslovedata.com where not only will you be able to get fantastic charts and graphs about your resources but also a repeat buyer score and how many times that person has brought from you! I have a wonderful lady called Katherine, she is a teacher from half...

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Should I pay for advertising?

Should I pay for advertising?
Advertising is a tricky issue to tackle because it does have it's place in your business.

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Introducing Bounce Learning Kids

Introducing Bounce Learning Kids

Today on my blog we have a special guest Christopher D. Morgan from Bounce Learning Kids   Q: You have a lot of products in your TpT store. How and why did you get into making education resources? A: I began making them for my own two children and it developed from there. I’ve always been a hands-on father and I wanted to be involved with my children’s education from the get-go. Right around the time I was using flashcards to teach them word sounds, I went online to find resources to help me. I quickly found the quality of what was...

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