One of the first things we do when we decide to start a new business is name the baby. Not only is it a big decision, it's typically a permanent one so you want to feel great about the name you land on. Naming your startup can be challenging, so we're sharing the story of how Trusty Oak got its name and providing you with some guidelines to ensure you choose a business name that serves you well for years to come.
It's 2018 - visuals and videos are the hottest trends for connecting with your customers. Naturally, then, Instagram is playing a more prominent role in daily business life than ever before. So if your target audience is on Instagram, how are you reaching them?
As we head swiftly into Q4 and our third year of business at Trusty Oak, I’m feeling a strong urgency to take pause and evaluate some of our successes and failures so we can keep the positive momentum swinging as we enter 2018. We’re identifying the strategies that are working, moving some backburner projects to the front, and dropping some systems that haven’t served us well or that we’ve outgrown.
Technology is such a huge part of our lives. When we are not on our phone, we are on the computer and even have smartwatches! My iWatch is one of the best things I ever purchased. But I am always on the lookout for a new app. Simplicity and ease of use is, of course, what everyone looks for in an app, but I also want an app to be designed well and have minimal crashes. Here are my top three favorite apps that I use for productivity every single day.