Category Archives: Business Management

How to Start and Manage an Association

There are thousands of associations formed each year across the US and they vary from the need to address a crisis to new industry requirements. Whatever the reason is for starting an association it has to be done efficiently to ensure longevity, effectiveness and success. Here are some key areas to keep in mind when…

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3 Traits of a Successful Entrepreneur

You read about them in business magazines and blogs. You may watch them on popular TV shows about business, but do you really know the traits that unite successful entrepreneurs? How do you define success? Is it income, assets, leadership, reputation, connections or combination of all of them? Success is defined differently by everyone. Your…

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New Year Marketing Tips

Every business owner makes a list of marketing ideas, plan and strategies to implement in the New Year, but they often fail to follow through on them and this brings on disillusionment which leads to projects being abandoned. Here are a few tips to help you avoid failure and improve your marketing in small, but…

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super hero Tya Bolton

Supporting Women Entrepreneurs Worldwide

For the third year in a row, EBS founder and fearless leader, Tya Bolton, sat down to judge over 400 submissions for the annual Stevie Awards and we couldn’t be more proud. Now, you may be asking yourself, “What are the Stevie Awards and why does this matter?” Well, we’re going to tell you because…

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When the IRS Hunts You Down

Okay, so maybe we’re being a bit dramatic but, we don’t know if you’ve heard, our leader Tya Bolton was recently called upon to share a not-so-great story about how, after years of running EBS successfully, she encountered her first IRS snafu and she had to pay… big time. Long story short, the staff at…

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3 Ways to Improve Your Branding

We’re ecstatic to be preparing for this year’s Branded: The Workshop event. We’ll be there and we want to see you there too! In case you’ve missed the emails and social media posts, the details are as follows: Branded: The Workshop July 19, 2014 10am-6pm Ink48 Hotel in New York City Got it? Good. Be…

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How to Build Strong Teams

If you’re reading this, it means you’re either one of our incredible clients or you’re thinking about becoming one. Those who lead the businesses we serve are exceptional Managers, Executives and Entrepreneurs who have the drive and focus to accomplish pretty much anything. Often, when an individual is so driven and ambitious, the transition from…

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5 Ways to Get the Most From Your Members

One of the aspects of our work here at EBS that we love most is Association Management. You might say we specialize in getting the most from your members with a selection of services that provide everything from a tiny bit to total association management for businesses both local and national. For more details on…

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How To Write Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)

Here at EBS, we know just how important it is to mind our P’s and Q’s AND our SOP’s! No, that’s not an abbreviation for something inappropriate, we promise. Standard Operating Procedures may be referred to with a number of four-letter words from business owners and managers but, for all, they’re entirely necessary and very…

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