- A corporate training background + geekery + entrepreneurial marketing know-how = Karilee Orchard, an experienced Marketing Coach that can really help you boost the attention your small business gets.
6540 Hastings Street, Suite 347
Burnaby, BC V5B 4Z5
A Gift For You On My Father’s Birthday
Today is my father’s birthday, and it seemed like a good idea to give a present in his honor – a gift for you! You see, indirectly, my father got me started in this whole computer-geek thing. How many people do you know who used to crawl around as babies in a mainframe computer room? […]
Webmaster Tools You Can Use – Part 1
Anyone who sits looking over my shoulder as I build websites soon asks “How’d you do THAT?” – and often they’re talking about one of the free webmaster tools I use on a daily basis. My website tools let me work smarter instead of harder, while getting better results for my clients. If you’re working […]
RIP Steve Jobs 1955-2011
Every entrepreneur has moments of struggle, but those who endure and stay true to their heart’s calling really can change the world. RIP Steve Jobs.
Read a Banned Book This Week
September 24 to October 1 is Banned Books Week, which celebrates the right to read and opposes censorship of books. Read a Banned Book!
Hiding Under My Desk
Are your critical files backed up? There’s an easy way to do that for under $20 – go do it now before YOU find yourself under your desk!
Email Lists: What Have You Done For Me Lately?
Your email list needs to provide compelling value for signing up, staying signed up, and continuing to read every communication you send. The work will pay off.
Why I Unfollowed 855 People On Twitter Today
If you’re inactive on Twitter for over a month, expect to get Unfollowed off many people’s lists. Social Media requires presence and participation to be successful.
Selling To People Who Want To Buy
You’d think it would be easy to find out where to shop for a commonly used product that retails for over $300 in a city of over two million people, right? But so many businesses are failing at moving their marketing into the current century…
Marketing Lessons from Dusty Boxes
Sorting through business papers from before there WAS an internet brings some useful perspective. We’ve come a long way, baby! Yet some marketing fundamentals don’t change.
Facebook Deals for Retail Business
If you have a local, “bricks and mortar” retail business, you may occasionally curse the competition the web has brought – but Facebook Deals (and its competitor, Google Offers) can actually help you bring in more traffic, more new clients. With no advertising cost!