Do you have a new business and are ready to optimize your Google My Business listing? Or perhaps, you’ve had your business for a while, but somehow forgot about optimizing your GMB profile. Regardless of your situation, we have you covered!
Having a complete GMB profile can help potential customers learn more about your business, your location and when they can visit you—all of this without even having to click on your website.
According to Google, “Local results favor the most relevant results for each search, and businesses with complete and accurate information are easier to match with the right searches.”
Ready to make the most out of your GMB listing? Follow these fifteen easy steps to fully optimize your Google My Business profile and start generating more local leads for your small business.
A few things to know before getting started:
Baltimore Metropolitan Women Business Center Presents......Accounting Checklist to Strengthen Your Business from COVID-19
Join BMWBC to enhance your business sustainability!
These sessions are designed to help
business preservation progression & endurance
August 27, 2020 12-1 pm
Accounting Checklist to Strengthen Your Business during and after COVID-19
Event hosted by: The Baltimore Metropolitan Women Business Center
Powered by: EDAC & SBA
I am a one-person operation. Business is good, but it has become overwhelming to manage administration, sales, financing—really all of the activity of the business by myself. Some of my other entrepreneur friends suggest I use a virtual assistant, but I’m not sure how to go about finding one. Any advice?
Entrepreneurs often boast about wearing all of the hats — until the hats get too heavy. I get it. Doing it yourself is ideal, but your eyes need to be on the overall business and chasing additional money-making opportunities. Hopefully, you did not start a business in which you are stressing yourself out and seeking to grow without any help.
COVID-19 could amplify the persistent lack of diversity in higher education—but the pandemic also gives us a chance to fix it
It hit me when the university president’s e-mail landed in my inbox: “We will be suspending all classes, sending everyone home and all instruction will take place remotely.” The national emergency prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic had just upended everything! As a board member, I felt that one of my worst nightmares had been realized. Suddenly, students lost their campus connections and had to move to online instruction. It wasn’t clear what freshman classes would look like or if prospective students would even be able to complete common admissions requirements such as providing certified transcripts or standardized test scores. Read more...
Source: Shirley Malcom, Ph.D., is a regent of Morgan State University
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