Chris Porteous

Chris Porteous

Entrepreneur Leadership Network Contributor
High Performance Growth Marketer

About Chris Porteous

Chris Porteous is CEO of Grey Smoke Media/My SEO Sucks, which builds sales funnels and marketing workflow solutions for businesses across North America.

More From Chris Porteous


How to Personalize Your Marketing Without Being Creepy

Consumers are turned off by discovering you have their data when they don't know how you got it. The big difference-maker? Consent.

A Successful Cybersecurity Company Isn't About Fancy Technology

When starting to offer security, many companies immerse themselves in the technology. This is a common mistake.
Real Estate

Can a Hackathon Revitalize the Real Estate Industry?

Popular companies like Airbnb and Uber have revolutionized their respective industries and made the big firms think about how they do business. Strangely enough, real estate hasn't seen its innovation moment yet.

Cybercrime Could Cost the World $10.5 Trillion Annually by 2025

Don't let your business become a victim to the onslaught of attacks.

4 Classic Business Books Recommended by Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg

These books can save you from years of trial and error and monumental mistakes.
Global Business

How To Go Global With Your Business

How a brand can prepare to go global and what they should consider before setting foot across the sea.

How to Protect Your Small Business Against Fraud

Here are three steps you can follow to boost your security and keep scammers at bay.

How to Choose the Right Tech for Your Startup

These platforms, operating systems and stacks are popular because they work.
Social Entrepreneurship

How to Become a Successful Social Entrepreneur

It's not the same as being a great business person.
Customer Experience

How Data and AI Will Keep Your Customers Happy and Engaged

By working together, data and AI can build a more in-depth, robust customer engagement system for a business.
Crisis Management

Surviving the Retail Apocalypse

Online shopping and a global pandemic have reduced several retail store chains to empty storefronts. But there are still ways for the last stores standing to survive.
Work From Home

5 Ways Your Business Can Benefit From a Virtual Office

Thanks to the rise in remote working, virtual office spaces are more viable than ever.
Buying a Business

4 Things to Understand When Buying a Business

When you don't want to start something from scratch, buying a business is a great way to achieve your goals.
Starting a Business

Does Your Business Need a Power Of Attorney?

Some business persons may need a power of attorney while others can get by without one. But which type of business would it benefit the most?
Growth Strategies

12 Essential Tips for Growing Your Business

Want to make more money? These strategies will help you exceed your revenue goals.