Social media is not living up to its name. New evidence suggests that the more time users spend scrolling through Facebook and Twitter, the more isolated they feel.
Posting a photo or earning a "like" on a post affects the human brain the same way as a hug or a jolt of sugar — there’s a temporary high, and once the high fades, the brain’s chemistry falls lower and craves more.
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Source: FOX Business
With more Americans eager to join the workforce, small businesses are looking for skilled workers. Small Business Administration chief Linda McMahon encourages businesses to go to vocational schools to help students learn about the skills they might need.
Quick Quack Car Wash has purchased a building permit through the Carson City Building Division, with plans to open a new Carson City, Nev., franchise on about 3.5 acres. This will be the California-based company's first Nevada location.
Source: Daily News-Miner
Splash and Dash East in Fairbanks, Ak., was recently chosen as winner of the 2018 Reader’s Choice for best car wash. Opened in 2007, this location has recently diversified its management team.
All too often, marketing strategies are explained as "having social media," "having an online brand" or "advertising a lot." Unfortunately, these explanations oversimplify the deeper and more complex concepts behind a truly effective marketing strategy.
Source: Small Business Trends
For the modern small business, voice technology is a great way to streamline processes and boost customer service. However, according to recent statistics, only about a third of senior-level employees use the technology at work.