• Business Entrepreneur

    National Punctuation Day

    September 24th – National Punctuation Day: Communication is the key to any human enterprise. The success of your business depends on how well you can communicate and convince prospects and customers that you can solve their problems. National Punctuation Day is a wonderful time to showcase this ability, and get a bit of fun in at the same time. You could have your VA create a set of characters shaped like punctuation marks to advertise or tell a story about what you do. Or you could do a “punctuate this story” blog post and invite folks to correct it in the comments section. You could even skip all punctuation for…

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    World Gratitude Day

    September 21st – World Gratitude Day No matter what business, industry or stage of life we’re in, everyone can use and benefit from gratitude! The laws of attraction and reciprocity say that you will receive more of the things you concentrate on and are grateful for. Most people of faith believe this as well. But even if you prefer to leave ideology out of your business you can still use this concept for fun and promotion. Publically acknowledge the people and things that you are grateful for in your business. Everyone likes to be appreciated. You could turn the idea into a regular part of your marketing with a “customer…

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    National Play-Doh Day

    September 18th – National Play-Doh Day Owning a business is all about building and molding a dream. What better tie-in could you have for that concept than the old childhood favorite play-doh? After all, it’s a raw material that can become anything you want it to be. And it’s fun! A good creative VA can help you set up a display – either virtual or physical – of play-doh sculptures that represent any aspect of any type of business. Or you could hold a contest for your customers and target market; who can come up with the most unique use or illustration. Give it a theme and watch the ideas…

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    Swap Ideas Day

    September 10th – Swap Ideas Day Have you ever felt stuck in your business? Everyone occasionally gets trapped in the blank zone from time to time: that space where you can’t think of a single topic to post about and you have no idea what to do for your next promotion. An Idea Swap is a great concept that can bring a big shot of fun and energy into your business! Your VA can arrange a seminar, telesummit or some other type of brainstorming party with a group of friends or colleagues where you all get together and provide ideas for each other. You might be surprised at what can…