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Mikal E. Belicove

Mikal E. Belicove is an Entrepreneur magazine columnist & contributing writer and a business strategist specializing in market analysis, messaging and positioning, and content development for a select group of high profile businesses and individuals. Previously, Mikal started and sold a Boulder, Colo.-based Internet start-up and worked in Acquisitions for Alpha Books/Pearson plc and John Wiley & Sons, Inc.. His latest book, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Facebook, was published in August of 2010. When he’s not working, Mikal can be found training for half-marathons and enjoying life with family and friends in Laguna Beach, California. For more information, visit www.MikalBelicove.com.

30 Recent Stories

What the Heck Is a Bitcoin Anyway?

What the Heck Is a Bitcoin Anyway?

And how can my business accept payments with the digital currency?
April 4, 2014 in Technology
Why Are Employees Resistant to Using Internal Networks?

Why Are Employees Resistant to Using Internal Networks?

A look at how to show employees that using an internal network to communicate can save them time and frustration.
March 22, 2014 in Managing Employees
6 Tools Your Business Should Invest in for 2014

6 Tools Your Business Should Invest in for 2014

Software and platforms make it cheap and easy for your business to address everything from marketing, to brand management to human resources.
November 23, 2013 in Apps & Software
Tech Trend for 2014: The Risk in BYOD Offices

Tech Trend for 2014: The Risk in BYOD Offices

More work environments are adopting "bring you own device" policies but it's raising malware concerns.
November 19, 2013 in Security
The Single Most Important Website Metric

The Single Most Important Website Metric

What's the most important website metric for my business?
November 6, 2013 in Online Marketing
What Self-Service Business Intelligence Is and How to Use It

What Self-Service Business Intelligence Is and How to Use It

This powerful form of analytics can make your business look smarter.
October 10, 2013 in Office Tech

The Downsides to Cloud Storage

The cloud has changed the way we do business, but it's not all blue skies. Here are six not so great things about cloud storage.
September 17, 2013 in Security

How to Determine Your IT Needs

Business owners and tech pros often have different views on IT needs. Here is how to strike a balance.
August 15, 2013 in Office Tech
The Advantages of a Closed Social Network for Your Business

The Advantages of a Closed Social Network for Your Business

Creating a social network just for your employees can allow information to move more freely.
July 9, 2013 in Office Tech
Understanding 'Big Data' and What It Means to Your Business

Understanding 'Big Data' and What It Means to Your Business

There is a lot of information out there and it just keeps growing. Here are the basics of working with big data.
June 13, 2013 in News and Trends
The Best Way to Dispose of Old Gadgets

The Best Way to Dispose of Old Gadgets

From erasing your data to finding an e-waste recycler, here's what you need to know when you're ready to let go of your old tech.
May 14, 2013 in Tech Tips
What You Need to Know About Digital Wallets

What You Need to Know About Digital Wallets

The basics of digital wallets, and how will they impact your business.
March 20, 2013 in Apps & Software
How to Hire an IT Professional

How to Hire an IT Professional

What questions to ask to make sure your full-time IT hire knows his or her stuff.
February 26, 2013 in Hiring Center
What You Need to Know About Data Modeling

What You Need to Know About Data Modeling

Data modeling is the organization of databases into tools that help you use information as effectively and flawlessly as possible. Here's what you need to know to get started.
February 5, 2013 in Grow Your Business
The Benefits of Cloud-Based Point-of-Sale Systems

The Benefits of Cloud-Based Point-of-Sale Systems

What are the advantages of switching your POS system to a mobile device.
January 2, 2013 in Payments & Collections
How to Create a Multilingual Website

How to Create a Multilingual Website

What to consider when creating multilingual websites to attract international customers.
December 5, 2012 in Your Website
How to Build a Multi-Platform Website

How to Build a Multi-Platform Website

Build a single website that works on a computer, a tablet and a smartphone.
November 16, 2012 in Your Website
Selecting the Best Shared Workspace for Your Tech Needs

Selecting the Best Shared Workspace for Your Tech Needs

Shared workspaces are a great option for small companies, Watercooler's Jenifer Ross shares how to make sure the office has everything you need.
September 12, 2012 in Office Tech
Big Companies Are Adapting to Social Media Marketing

Big Companies Are Adapting to Social Media Marketing

New reports show that more large companies are using social media to promote their brands.
September 11, 2012 in Social Media
6 Tips for Running a Layaway Program

6 Tips for Running a Layaway Program

With the holiday shopping season fast approaching, now is the time to consider offering your customers a layaway option.
September 6, 2012 in Growth Strategies
WalkMe Website Tutorials Help Keep Visitors on Your Website

WalkMe Website Tutorials Help Keep Visitors on Your Website

A browser-based software that can walk visitors through complex elements of your website.
September 4, 2012 in Your Website
The Creator of 'The Best Sandwich in America' Shares His Secrets to Success

The Creator of 'The Best Sandwich in America' Shares His Secrets to Success

Travel Channel host Adam Richman named his sandwich the best in the country, but the owner of Tommy DiNic's has no plans to expand. Here's why.
August 30, 2012 in Family Business
What PayPal's Partnership With Discover Means to Business Owners and Consumers

What PayPal's Partnership With Discover Means to Business Owners and Consumers

Starting next spring, merchants will be able to accept PayPal through their existing relationship with Discover card.
August 28, 2012 in Mobile
6 Must-Have Attributes of Social Media Managers

6 Must-Have Attributes of Social Media Managers

Hiring someone to handle your company's social media message is an important step to growing your business. Here are some skills to look for.
August 24, 2012 in Social Media
When a Tattoo Equals a Lawsuit

When a Tattoo Equals a Lawsuit

T-shirts and tattoos might be more common in the workplace, but keep these four do's and don'ts in mind to avoid potential problems.
August 21, 2012 in Managing Employees
What Google's New Stance on Copyright Infringement Means to Your Business

What Google's New Stance on Copyright Infringement Means to Your Business

Posting copyrighted material on your website could get you booted from search results.
How Secure Package Delivery Can Raise Customer Satisfaction

How Secure Package Delivery Can Raise Customer Satisfaction

Amazon's new locker shipping service joins others offering customers more options.
August 14, 2012 in Shipping Center
5 Reasons You Should Make the Switch to Electronic Signature Technology

5 Reasons You Should Make the Switch to Electronic Signature Technology

Giving up paper and ink contracts can help make your business run more efficiently.
August 9, 2012 in Technology
What Facebook's Page Post Targeting Means to Your Business

What Facebook's Page Post Targeting Means to Your Business

Facebook's newest tweak could mean reaching exactly the customers you're after without annoying the ones you aren't.
August 7, 2012 in Finding Customers
How to Promote Your Business with Customized Facebook Timeline Apps

How to Promote Your Business with Customized Facebook Timeline Apps

Consider these tips when creating strategic one-off pages to bolster your online marketing efforts.
August 6, 2012 in Social Media
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