This Friday we will support local business person Christy Dorman, roundtabling the question “Should I change the name of my business?“
Should I change the name of my business? What a great question! As always with BBC Strategy Roundtables, using one person’s business as a case study actually puts on the table for discussion questions and issues that have broader implications for many of us BBCites.
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Christy Dorman is a friend of BBC Regular & Steering Committee member Annette Walker (astonishinc.com). Christy wants to decide this question soon, because she’s getting ready to move off of blogspot and have a “real” website which leads into the related questions of: “What’s a good domain name?” “How do I pick a domain name when the one I want is taken?” Unfortunately artofmovement.com is taken, and she has to come up with something. Adding an additional word makes it a bit long. Christy’s current website: spiralchristyyogaandpilates.
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