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July 19, 2017
Many people interested in entrepreneurship see the glitz and glamour of those that have made it. And it’s hard not to. Every kid out of high school or college thinks they can start the next Snapchat or Facebook. Even if someone does have the right idea and is capable of turning a startup into an actual money-making business, what most don’t understand is that is takes an immense amount of sacrifice to get there. Quitting your job and starting a business is one challenge (and a different blog entirely), but building a business and dealing with the hurdles that come along with it are things that most are unprepared for.
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July 17, 2017
This week, we sat down and spoke with Nikkita Randle , owner of Twisted Eggroll, a catering company in Chicago. In this Q&A, Nikita shares how she started using REVZI’s products and services and how it has helped improve her business.
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July 17, 2017
Revzi works with hundreds of restaurants all across the country. Most of the time, we’re helping them analyze customers, their menu, or server data to boost sales. This week, we decided to shift gears from one of our most important products to the most important meal, Breakfast.
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July 13, 2017
A content calendar details what information your business will produce on social media. Marketers in every type of businesses and at all levels struggle with finding new ways to keep their followers attention and engaged in the content being posted. Since 3 out of 4 consumers consult social media before buying, it’s important that anything a potential client might find online builds interest in your product or service.
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July 10, 2017
These five restaurant accounts are the definition of #perfection. They have mastered their brand and target audience. Check them out and find inspiration, motivation & some creative ideas to bring to your restaurant's social media sites.
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July 06, 2017
Hashtags are a way for a person or business to provide a searchable topic across the internet. Are you one of the many who is scared of a little #hashtag? Many business owners simply neglect them in their content because they are unsure how to use them and don’t want to use them the wrong way. The hashtag has been around for nearly a decade and the trend keeps growing stronger so this is a bandwagon you want to jump on. 75% of people on social media use hashtags, so it's important to understand what they are and why they should be used.
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June 30, 2017
REVZI is definitely NOT the first to tell you that social media has completely changed the world we live in. We understand that every small business needs a social presence to survive, including us. Social media has become our outlet for everything: news, media, entertainment and even telling us when it’s a #wacky national holiday & where we can get something #free (our favorite word). For example, did you know that there is a National Social Media Day? Well, now you know! It was yesterday June 30th. Lucky for you, we love these #holidays, so here’s a list of all things fun happening in July and highlighting our favorite places in our hometown of Chicago that go hand and hand with the day.
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June 30, 2017
This week, we headed over to The Boathouse Cafe in the Humboldt Park neighborhood of Chicago and spoke with owner Erica Serrano. In this Q&A, Erica shares how she started using REVZI’s products and services and how it has helped improve her business.
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June 29, 2017
Chicago's bars are among the best in the country, ranging from high end cocktail bars to old school wood taverns. The food and drink scene has grown tremendously over the years making it a top destination for foodies all over the world If you'd rather #drink your #calories this list is for you. It is also for your inner photographer because these are the #coolest looking drinks around.
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June 22, 2017
Summertime in the #CHI is quite possibly the best time, in the best place, in the world.. #amirite? We may be biased, since we call this city home but if you aren't from Chicago definitely come by. This is the weekend for you. There will be beach parties, country girls shaking it for Luke Bryan and grills heating up all over the city. So yeah, pretty much everything you can #dream of is packed into the next 72 hours.
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