Resources

The resources listed below are all excellent small business support materials

The Purple Cow Purple Cow by Seth Godin Purple Cow describes something phenomenal, something counterintuitive and exciting and flat-out unbelievable. In his new bestseller, Seth Godin urges you to put a Purple Cow into everything you build, and everything you do, to create something truly noticeable. It’s a manifesto for anyone who wants to help create products and services that are worth marketing in the first place.
Feed a Hungry Crowd Attract and Feed a Hungry Crowd How thinking like a Chef can help you build a solid business. Inspired by Seth Godin’s “Linchpin,” this book takes a closer look at why and how every small business owner can break away from the competition by thinking like a Chef (“not a cook or bottle washer”). This short little book helps you build a solid foundation and focus on what matters.
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Digital Photo and Design Digital Photo & DesignDigital Photo and Design, LLC specializes in graphic design, website development and photo retouching/restoration. Colleen Conger, owner and lead pixel alchemist uses her quirky design talent to spark the mundane, inspire the boring and restore the beautiful. Whether it’s business cards or billboards, websites or print ads, it’s Colleen’s desire is to wow her clients with outside-the-box designs and unconventional marketing. Think Oooo’s and Ahhhh’s, not Zzzzz’s.
Small Business Marketing by Peter Ryan Small Business Marketing Secrets Revealed.

In this book Peter Ryan unlocks the secret to successfully marketing and running a small business to its maximum potential. It is an excellent additional resource to the Social Media Marketing material provided in our blog posts.