Chris Marentis

  • 5 ways to attract more talent — and more customers

    The problem: Home services businesses are facing growth challenges because they are failing to attract talent. In a recent HomeAdvisor survey, 93 percent of business owners expressed the belief that their business would grow in the next 12 months if not for hiring challenges. Similarly, a study by the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University found larger-scale ...

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  • The future of voice-related SEO for local business

    On May 18, Google brought hundreds of developers together for Google I/O, its annual developer conference. Hot topics included artificial intelligence, natural language processing, voice recognition, translation and new product announcements — Google Home, Google assistant and Allo. Maybe you’ve heard about some of these, but I’m going to share thoughts on how you should ada ...

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  • What’s The Reality Of Virtual Reality For Small Business?

    War has driven 30 million children from their homes. These are the stories of three of them. Note: This is a VR video — a brand new kind of video that gives you a sense of depth in every direction so you feel like you’re actually there. For the full effect, watch it in a Google Cardboard viewer:

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