Fund Your Small Business With Corporate Sponsorship: 10 Steps

Getting funding from corporations may be a great opportunity for your small business, but you can damage your brand if you do not go about it the right way. You want to develop a prospect list of warm leads, prepare a strong proposal, and approach a sponsor, ultimately persuading them to support your cause or Read more about Fund Your Small Business With Corporate Sponsorship: 10 Steps[…]

Innovation: Sponsors Tune Into eSports

eSports in the US is about to hit mainstream and with that comes a rush of corporate sponsorship opportunities. eSporting events are video game competitions in which players compete in front of live audiences. A calendar of some eSporting events can be found at www.abiosgaming.com and www.gosugamers.net. According to Warc, the international communications news hub, corporate sponsorship Read more about Innovation: Sponsors Tune Into eSports[…]

Hack: 5 Things Corporations Will Buy From You Part 1

Corporations spend billions of dollars partnering with people, organizations and brands that can help them reach their ideal customer. Non celebrity influencers just like YOU sell $1,000 Tweets ! Why not you?  With a mutually beneficial value proposition, YOU can get sponsored to: Attend conferences.  Kylie Ofiu offers great step by step insight in her guest post on Problogger. Read more about Hack: 5 Things Corporations Will Buy From You Part 1[…]

Get Corporate Sponsorship For Your Small Business- check out the transcript

I recently had the pleasure of being on #smallbizchat talking about how small businesses can get corporate sponsorship. Check out the transcript of that chat below and if you don’t follow @smallbizchat and @smallbizlady on twitter…then you should. Small Biz Lady:  What does it mean for an organization, brand or person to get sponsored? Anisha Read more about Get Corporate Sponsorship For Your Small Business- check out the transcript[…]

Corporate Sponsorship Is Not A Quick Funding Fix

Corporate sponsorship is a long tail strategy not a fast financial solution. And it takes time. It can take MONTHS to close a sponsorship deal. Most folks aren’t successful because they step away just before  the deal gets into the closing stage–presuming a sponsor is stalling or disinterested when in fact, there are internal meetings, Read more about Corporate Sponsorship Is Not A Quick Funding Fix[…]