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Business Learning Guides

Access the latest business skills and training all in one place. Try one of these comprehensive learning guides to master everything from delivering better presentations to nailing social media for your small business.

Whether you want to start a business or boost your career, you'll find all the business advice and tips you need here. You can even get in-depth software training on apps like Keynote and Google Sheets. Or conquer your fear of public speaking—it really is all here.

  1. Creating Landing Pages That Convert

    3 Posts
    Are you about to launch a product on the web? If so, you want the sales to jump. To do that well, you need to learn the core concepts of creating landing pages that convert. In this rapid-fire, three-part series, you'll discover the core knowledge you need to create compelling landing pages. Jump into the fundamentals of how to design effective landing pages, write sales copy like a professional copywriter, and learn how to optimize your landing page to maximize conversions. Master this material and you'll improve your bottom-line.
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  2. Launch and Grow Your Freelance Blog

    9 Posts
    There is a proven method online to raise your freelance profile and that's blogging. Done the right way, you'll bring in more clients than you need. If you're fresh to blogging, or have a blog that isn't getting the attention it deserves, then nows the time to sink your marketing time into this tactic. Find out how to write effective blog posts, design your freelancer blog for conversion, hook client's on your content, and score guest posts on top blogs. You'll discover promotion strategies and methods for earning from your freelance blog as well.
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  3. Running a Networking Event

    3 Posts
    Planning your own networking event can be a great way to make sure that you have the opportunity to meet exactly the sort of people who you want to connect with, as well as to establish your presence in a particular industry. But you have to create a winning event before you can take advantage of those increased connections. In this quick-fire series, learn how to focus your event, make it engaging, draw a crowd, and set it up for recurring success.
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  4. Online Business Setup (Without Coding)

    5 Posts
    If you prefer not to touch code, but have a need to set up your micro business online, then this series was created for you. We dig into a number of popular applications for setting up websites, blogging, and email hosting—all robust solutions to complex business needs—without having to write a single line of code.
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  5. Get Going With Google+

    8 Posts
    If you’re a freelancing, running your own business online, then you're constantly looking for tools that can benefit your business. This series highlights the strengths of Google Plus and shows you how to use it to grow your freelance business. These eight parts cover ground from setting up your account, networking with circles, using Google Plus to boost your search rankings, leveraging it to find clients, and additional results driven material.
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