Top 10 Best Free Software Tools Your Business Needs to Succeed

Posted on 8/24/18 12:00 PM by Matt Fish

No matter the size of your company, success in the business world doesn’t happen in a vacuum. Even the most skilled entrepreneurs need a helping hand on the regular and, if the support comes in the form of a software solution, it doesn’t need to cost you a dime.

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3 Ways Your Employees’ Mistakes Will Make Your Business Grow

Posted on 8/20/18 12:00 PM by Matt Fish

Everyone makes mistakes. You. Me. The barista who wrote the wrong name on your Starbucks latte. Everyone.

Leaders in the business world will probably tell you about the trial and error that went into growing their organization over time too. It’s a natural side effect of learning new skills and applying them to the work that you do every single day; this is why mistakes should never be overly demonized.

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3 Reasons Your Business Should Be Different Instead of Better

Posted on 8/8/18 12:00 PM by Francois Gaouette

Competition in business, as in other parts of life, is a natural occurrence. Multiple organizations vying for financial, marketing and branding superiority within the same community is one of the biggest challenges facing entrepreneurs and not-for-profit managers today. However, no matter what business strategies you're using, it’s not in being “better” than the competition that brands and businesses thrive – it’s in being different.

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Top 5 Reasons You SHOULDN’T Buy Amilia’s Software

Posted on 8/2/18 12:00 PM by Matt Fish

Every year, lots of businesses and tech companies spend thousands or even millions of dollars trying to convince you to buy their software solution. However, not many are going to tell you why you should stay away - but we are. If it's not going to be a good fit, it's better to know right from the start.

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6 Signs Your Gymnastics Software Sucks

Posted on 7/30/18 9:00 AM by Matt Fish

Unfortunately, there are still a lot of gymnastics clubs out there who settle for software that isn’t helping them reach their full potential. However, as we’ve talked about before on our blog, it’s not about adopting just any piece of technology – it’s about investing in a platform that will continue to benefit your organization long-term.

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How to Write a Business Plan in 8 Easy Steps

Posted on 7/26/18 12:00 PM by Matt Fish

When speaking to small business owners, entrepreneurs or managers of community organizations, the same question always comes up: Do you really need a business plan? Without a doubt, the answer is yes – even if you’re not starting from scratch.

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3 Reasons Your Business NEEDS to Use Influencer Marketing

Posted on 7/19/18 9:00 AM by Stephanie Beasse

In the past few years, there’s been a lot of buzz surrounding influencers and influencer marketing – and for good reason. Those social media experts are predicted to take the global online advertising industry by storm, poised to become $5 to $10-billion dollar enterprise unto themselves by 2020. Why does this matter? Because influencer marketing could be your business' new secret weapon!

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Meet Benoît, Our New Full Stack Developer

Posted on 7/13/18 11:22 AM by Stephanie Beasse

At Amilia, we're always striving to be on the cutting edge of our industry. That’s why we have a dedicated developer team that is continually making improvements and rolling out exciting new features for the platform. Recently, Benoît joined our team as a Web Developer. Get to know him better with our 10 questions!

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The Cost of Paper Registration Forms: Details That Will Shock You

Posted on 7/12/18 9:00 AM by Matt Fish

Many community-based organizations, from small business to large organizations, operate with this motto: "If it ain't broke, don't fix it." Oftentimes, this blanket statement includes the continued use of paper registration forms but, as statistics have shown, they can be even more costly to business than adopting new technology.

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Meet Simon, One of Our Developers

Posted on 7/11/18 11:00 AM by Simon Gagnon

At Amilia, we're always striving to be on the cutting edge of our industry. That’s why we have a dedicated team of developers that is continually making improvements and rolling out exciting new features for the platform. Recently, Simon joined Amilia as a Web Developer. Get to know him better with our 10 questions!

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