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Rivers Corbett, MBA is an award winning entrepreneur, speaker, and author of "13 Fears of Entrepreneurs" He has received numerous business honors including Entrepreneur of the Year, Canada's Hottest Start-ups List and Canada's Fastest Growing Companies list through Profit magazine and most recently recognized as one of Canada's 10 Mentor RockStars.. Rivers is presently a member of Startup Canada's National Advisory Council, founding entrepreneur of StartUP Fredericton & the "Entrepreneur in Residence" at the University of New Brunswick. His real joy and expertise is being a StartUP Advisor and "zagging while everyone else zigs" his two newest businesses ventures the Relish Gourmet Burgers restaurant chain and TheRockStar StartUP for StartUP entrepreneurs. Oh... he is also the leader of a team of over 25 chefs through his other company The Chef Group. Not bad for a guy who hates to cook. Always looking for a new idea to help businesses' succeed...this is his newest marketing discovery for StartUPs The Lyoness Advantage. "Rivers is a 21st century entrepreneur, he's the one to watch" - Jim Gilbert: Canada's Huggable Car Dealer!

Monday, November 17, 2008

How to use Online Marketing Services as your Secret Weapon in Joint Ventures

As the number of Internet users rapidly grows in every corner of the globe, online marketing services mushrooms too. In India alone, there are approximately 32 million active Internet users. This means that people are more likely to settle 'buying' into the cyberspace . In response, the demand of online advertising grows too thereby creating more opportunities for new business ventures.

Online Marketing services include SEO or Search engine optimization, email marketing, article marketing, e-newsletters, press releases, among the others. This paved the way for a new industry to boom - online businesses.

This also has provided the growth of small home based businesses like leads generation, english tutorial services for Japanese and Koreans, affiliate marketing (pay per click, etc.), online banner advertising space, virtual personal assistants, online photography business, article writing for ezine websites and many others.

Outsourcing companies who provide online marketing services often make money from short term contracts which usually last for two to three weeks. They provide leads for telemarketing firms (business to consumer and business to business), website design and making, database management of their clients such as schedules and appointments, email correspondents, business directory listings, SEO or web traffic increase for small to medium sized businesses who cant seem to make their websites get to the top of search engines, and market CRM (Customer Relationship Management) software for companies who still use the old school paper based filing systems.

Moreover, online marketing services are just about everything you can sell on the internet. Good thing about this field is you can do your own business at your own pace - time freedom. Although you need to pass projects on certain deadlines, it’s still better than putting up all your money to start up a small business firm, you can try one or more types depending on your time availability.

In addition, online marketing is a must for all companies since more and more people, especially ages from 18-35 go online to obtain information such as news, communications and financial services. So ignoring the need to have your space online is just like ignoring one of your key clients/customers. Since the direction is into cyberspace, companies who would want to improve their sales output and maintain a solid client base must reserve their space the soonest time possible.

Here's to your Success!


"Award Winning Entrepreneur, and Joint Venture Specialist, Rivers Corbett offers an opportunity to a limited number of entrepreneurs who are looking to steer clear of the typical ''Get Rich Quick'' hype. Click on for more information.

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