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Here Are 8 Tips To Get Ahead During A “Summer Slump”

How is your business doing this summer?

If things have slowed down for you a little bit, you’re not alone.

Many businesses experience a “summer slump”.

If you want to know how to overcome your summer slump, then check out this post called “8 Tips to Get Ahead During a Summer Slow Down” by Nellie Akalp and learn how to fight the “summer slump” many businesses feel right now…

beat the summer slump

“Some seasonal businesses heat up during the summertime, but most businesses see a major slow-down during the summer months. Clients and customers take vacations, and new projects and purchases are usually delayed until after the vacation season dies down.

“However, this downtime isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Savvy small business owners know they can use the time to update their skills, technology, marketing, and anything else that can drive their business forward for the rest of the year. Below are some suggestions for ways you can make the most of the summer months.

Get Ahead During a Summer Slow Down

“1. Attend Your Own ‘Summer School’

“There’s no shortage of new things to learn and summer is the perfect opportunity to add to your arsenal of skills and expertise. Maybe you’ve been wondering about how to use Pinterest, how to put how-to videos on YouTube, or how to boost your website’s Google ranking. Pick one topic to focus on. Attend a local class, pick up a book, or find a training webinar on the topic. And if you have school-age children at home for the summer, they could be a perfect teacher on the latest social media trends and digital technology.”

Click here to continue reading and learn the other 7 tips to get ahead during the summer on SmallBizTrends.com

 

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