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Contemporary Business Solutions
Volume #64

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How to Pitch Me

I love hearing about people’s businesses. I’ll take a meeting here or there to hear what people are up to. But there’s a right way and a wrong way to approach these meetings.

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No New Organic Keywords Means No New Organic Visitors

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is a tough topic to get one's head around. This article does a good job of impressing upon the reader the importance of keyword variety. By varying your keywords, you may achieve the following benefits:

  • Reach a wider audience
  • Long tail keywords drive more targeted traffic
  • Protect yourself from the search engines

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6 Ways to Prove Yourself as a Young Entrepreneur

While this article focuses on what a young entrepreneur can do to be taken seriously in the start-up world, I feel that the same rules apply to anybody who wants to be taken seriously, regardless of industry or age:

  • Don't be afraid to ask for help
  • Establish a meaningful online presence
  • Give real value back to the community
  • Make an impact at events for your industry
  • Don't take yourself too seriously
  • Build something that deserves recognition

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Suzanne Hull
“Get It Done Girl”
Contemporary Business Solutions

Business Solutions

As the "Get It Done Girl", I help small businesses become more efficient by offering a variety of services on an as-needed basis:
  • Social Media Coaching and Community Management
  • Marketing Plan Development
  • Event Planning and Conference Management
  • General Business Support
  • Basic Website Development
  • German/Spanish Translation & German Tutoring
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Office Hours

I have office hours on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month at Smokey Row from 9-11am. I set aside this time to answer people's questions regarding social media, their websites, general marketing, starting their own business and anything else they want to talk about. FOR FREE!


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Suzanne is a Des Moines transplant who has realized the Power of being a Free Agent. Well-versed in many and varied skills, she has a passion for helping organizations and people achieve their potential. Suzanne = wife, traveler, multi-linguist, triathlete and cook.


I have worked with Suzanne on several projects and have been more than impressed with her. Suzanne is committed to understanding my business needs, she is extremely empathetic to our needs and she is wonderful at creating solutions that work within the scope of those requirements and resources. She is a consummate professional and she always provides value to the working relationship. Aside from being a great business person, she is also wonderful to work with and an absolute joy to be around. Suzanne can help you on so many levels and her expertise would be a feather in the cap of any business...big or small. I would gladly hire her again and would highly recommend her.

Brian VanHeuverswyn
Electronic Media Director
August Home Publishing
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