Devan Marie Perine

Devan Perine

Devan Perine works with small business owners on their marketing and multimedia efforts. She's passionate about helping businesses build their presence online, and giving Gen Y a voice in the workplace. When she's not working, she loves to make a mess in the kitchen, and play with her band around Chicago. She loves to chat! Give her a shout on Google+, Twitter or LinkedIn.

3 Reasons why it’s a good time to sell your business now

Is it the right time to sell your business? According to business expert Gene Marks, the answer is, "Yes." Marks explains his case for

Most popular small business articles: March & April 2015

Hey there! It’s been a while since we sent one of these out! We spent two months on the topic of sales instead of just one, so it's time

Sending Price Increase Notices: 4 Best Practices

When you finally decide it’s time to send your clients a price increase notice, there are a few best practices to follow to help ensure you

Sales prospecting: 4 Ways to take control of your sales pipeline

You all know what the sales pipeline stages are, right? As you market and sell, you are moving people from awareness ("Oh, look, they

Part II: How to build a magnetic company culture

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I'm fascinated by changes in the workforce across generations. I'm particularly interested in how these changes affect company culture. I've

The Top 5 hottest small business articles February 2015

We really focused on company culture this month at EnMast. Why? Because it's the boss's job. Building a company culture does a lot more than

How to discover your company values

Company values can be a powerful force in driving your business success. When we are clear about our values, that's one thing. When we hire

The ONE word that will help you achieve your goals

Did you start this year off with big goals? Did you set aggressive growth targets for your sales? Are you thinking about writing a book,

7 Tips for Empowering Employees with Remote Work

You’ve read plenty of articles and heard all about telecommuting, remote work, working from home, flexible work hours… the list goes on.