James McCluskey

If You Don’t Have a Budget, You’re Probably Bleeding Money!

By James McCluskey | January 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

If you are hording your canned goods and tools waiting for society to fall apart so we can go back to trading… then this article isn’t for you. The trading of goods and services is something almost as old as humanity itself, and currency developed sometime around 700-500 BCE. Wouldn’t you know it, the concept…

Read More

5 More Tips to Avoid Self Sabotage

By James McCluskey | January 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

Recently, we talked about how most small businesses don’t survive beyond their first five years, and even more small businesses don’t live to see their first decade. To combat this, we shared five tips small business owners can use to avoid self-sabotage.  Wouldn’t it be nice if the list stopped there and there were no…

Read More

ExchangeWP to Ninja Shop: Easier Than You Think!

By Quay Morgan | January 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Have your ExchangeWP store set up perfectly but need to upgrade into Ninja Shop? Wondering (dreading?) how to transfer? Don’t worry. We’ve got you. Spent countless hours getting your ExchangeWP shop set up just the way you want it? Worried about how you’re going to transition your content over to Ninja Shop? How long it’s…

Read More

Need Something New? Fresh Ideas for the Perfect Product

By James McCluskey | January 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

When running an e-store it’s important to keep your eyes open for new opportunities. You can have the best product in the world for your genre, but this is not always a guaranteed recipe for success. One of the largest inevitables of working with the internet is being prepared for change. The history of online…

Read More

Abandoned Cart Email: Your Best Friend for Site Traffic and Sales

By James McCluskey | January 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

When it comes to online shopping there are some common habits that a lot of customers have. Late night browsing, impulse purchases, and hunting for for the best deal are a few behaviors that customers seem to share (present company included). One of the essentials of keeping your online sales up is knowing how customers…

Read More

5 Apps to Help Your Business Run Efficiently.

By James McCluskey | January 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

So you’ve got your e-store up and running. Great! Your products are selling and you’re keeping track of your sales data and projected numbers. Even better! However, where do you go from there? Is there a new product you could be building? Is there something you are already doing that could be done better? Growth…

Read More

5 Tips To Avoid Small Business Self Sabotage

By James McCluskey | January 8, 2019 | 1 Comment

Only about half of all small businesses survive longer than their first five years. Almost as terrifying, only around one third of small businesses continue to exist after their first decade. To many small business owners, present company included, this is terrifying. Having your business completely fail (or fail at all) is not high on…

Read More

Increase Your Revenue With Company Merchandise

By James McCluskey | December 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

I’m willing to bet that no one else can sell your product quite as well as you can. You know the ins and outs of your entire business and know what facts to talk up and down. At the end of the day, however, you can only push so much of one product because the…

Read More

Four Common Habits of Successful Business Owners

By James McCluskey | December 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Running a business, regardless of size, can be a huge challenge. There are payments to keep up with, overhead cost to calculate, supply lines to build and maintain, sales to track, customers to contact, and at least a dozen other jobs and hats to juggle. If you don’t keep a careful eye on everything, then…

Read More

5 Apps To Keep Your Communication and Organization Running Fast!

By James McCluskey | December 12, 2018 | 1 Comment

Being a business owner is great. You get to create your own hours, work as much as you want to, plan your own vacation days, work until the job’s done, be responsible for profit margins, and every issue and problem that develops is your responsibility!…Wait…that list took a turn at some point. Working for yourself…

Read More