Five Friday Links: Social Media Marketing Tips for the Holidays

Wow, it’s hard to believe we’re in December; it sure doesn’t feel like it outside! Here are the weekly links to start your weekends off on an inspirational note!What Caused My Biggest Business Fail (and an update on our 100k goal)
We strongly believe in the power and importance of a business plan and in this article, entrepreneur, graphic designer and blogger, Lauren Hooker of Elle & Co, explains how jumping into business without a plan was not the right approach to take.

A Drink With: Entrepreneurship
Hillary Sawchuck wanted to build more than a website, she wanted to build a brand. A Drink With is a “one-of-a-kind web series” that features inspiring interviews with entrepreneurs highlighting their success stories. Holiday-ify Your Facebook Page: Social Media Marketing Tips for the Holidays
Feeling festive? Deck the halls on your social media pages! Pick up some holiday tips and tricks for marketing that will help your page stand out.

Many Canadian Women Feel Conflicted about Their Careers, Survey Finds
In this short survey and video produced by Chatelaine Magazine,  Canadian women share their thoughts and feelings on where they’re at in their careers. After viewing the clip and reading the findings, do you think women entrepreneurs face similar struggles?

How to Create Your Elevator Pitch
This link reminded us of a blog post that our business advisor Nancy wrote in the fall. What is an elevator pitch anyway? Check out this link andher blog to find out!

Have a great weekend!

– Ashley Wood