Archive for 2015

   Five Steps to Shine at Business Events   

  Five Steps to Shine at Business Events  

Whether you are attending an award ceremony, networking event, or any other business gathering, you’re probably not just there for great company and fine dining. Your mission at these events is promotion, getting your name or your company known. The trouble is, that’s probably the same mindset that most of…

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Three Apps For Busy Entrepreneurs and Other Professionals   

Three Apps For Busy Entrepreneurs and Other Professionals  

“The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency” –Bill Gates   To quote John Rampton’s recent piece in Entrepreneur, “some things some…

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Preparing Your Business for The Holidays

The holiday season is an exciting time for businesses, and often a very busy one. During this busy time of year, it’s important to stay on top of the unique HR and internal concerns that come along with Q4. In an article for Entrepreneur Magazine, Doug and Polly White of…

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Understanding Branding: What’s In A Name?

Is “branding” just the newest buzzword or does it truly affect your business’s bottom line? In today’s business world, everyone’s heard about the importance of “building your brand.” But few small business owners really understand what the term means, what’s involved in creating a brand, and how taking the time…

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Networking: Not Just A Buzzword

Networking: Not Just A Buzzword

Entrepreneurship is all about building something from nothing. Turning a dream into a profitable business rarely happens in a vacuum. Pounding the pavement day and night remains futile without public awareness and investor funding. Successful entrepreneurs understand the incredible power that lies in building connections and groom themselves into savvy…

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