Archive for December, 2010

Arroyo Grande man plans to swim 6.2 miles without wetsuit

Friday, December 31st, 2010

Rob Dumouchel walked into the ocean at Avila Beach on Tuesday wearing camouflage-patterned swim trunks and a white swim cap. He plans to swim the first-ever Pismo Polar Bear 10k, a 6.2-mile swim from the Avila Beach Pier to the Pismo Beach Pier without a wetsuit. (3 hours ago)

New Year’s Resolutions for Entrepreneurs

Thursday, December 30th, 2010

Want to raise your game in 2011? Here’s advice to get started now. (4 hours ago)

Social Media Influenced Just 5% to Visit Retail Sites

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

ForeSee Results survey finds that promotional e-mail still brings online shoppers to top retailers. (37 mins ago)

Amazing Thailand mobile introduced

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

The Tourism Authority of Thailand has introduced an “Amazing Thailand” mobile application for iPhone, BlackBerry, Android and popular devices such as iPad and iPod Touch. (51 mins ago)

Do You Know What Your Seo Consultant Is Doing To Your Online Reputation?

Monday, December 27th, 2010

About a year and a half ago, I had an unfortunate run-in with a San Jose auto repair shop that resulted in a post about my experience that I thought would be a good case study for local businesses about how poor offline behavior can result in a disastrous online reputation. (1 hour ago)

Niagara Honor Roll / Achievers and achievements

Sunday, December 26th, 2010

Jennifer Starkey, communications manager with the Niagara Tourism and Convention Corp., has successfully completed the examination for accreditation in public relations. (48 mins ago)

Ambler Main Street tries new approach

Saturday, December 25th, 2010

For The Reporter Using a variety of new approaches, Ambler Main Street is looking to expand its efforts to promote downtown borough businesses. (1 hour ago)