Santa Barbara Business Network

Direct Sales with Today’s Technology – How to engage Millennials

Group of Millennials

How to Attract Millennials to Your Direct Sales Company Who are the Millennials? “Millennials are technologically connected, ethnically diverse, socially conscious, and are much more segmented as an audience due to the rapid expansion of communication channels such as cable TV, satellite radio, and the Internet.  Millennials are less brand loyal, and due to the…

Read More

Sharing Marketing Tips from Local Medical Professionals and Marketers

Illustrated Image of medical professionals

How do medical professionals (doctors, dentists, health pros) find new clients today? This is the QUESTION I asked the Alignable community, of which the Santa Barbara Business Network is proudly highly recommended. The reason I asked the question was to survey our local business community and gather information that may be helpful for us to…

Read More

LISTENING by Jim Cathcart | Communication Skill


Listening Communication Tip from Jim Cathcart: A child once said that listening is wanting to hear. There is a big difference between merely hearing something and truly listening to it. Listening is an active behavior, it involves seeking the message, not just hearing the words. When you truly listen you seek the meaning in the…

Read More

Women and Income ~ Financial Options

Happy woman holding cash

Should women really look at having two forms of income? Article by Lu Casillas, Blend2Day Have you ever looked at your closest circle of friends? You may have a friend who has a career, a friend who has a career and a part-time- job or even a friend who may have started her own side…

Read More

Networking for Business Recovery: Legal Support Aid

Photo of Bucket Brigade in Montecito

Helping Families Rebuild Their Lives After a Double Disaster Article written by Maggie Dennison; Shared by SBBN Leadership Member, Emily Atkins LEGAL SUPPORT AID – THOMAS FIRE/MONTECITO FLOOD·TUESDAY, APRIL 3, 2018 Help us help 50 families/individuals, get free, quality legal and identity protection services, for a year Would you like to be a part of…

Read More