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Your Business – Learn lessons from Government Spending

Your business – you want it to run well, work efficiently and make a profit. Who wouldn’t? After all, the reason we all work is to make money to take home and spend how we wish. Related Posts Can business people learn lessons from The Apprentice? 8 years ago Tonight, 13th October sees the second […]

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Lean Six Sigma, PMI’s PMP, and Now APM Launches RPP in 2011

The APM Registered Project Professional (RPP) is a new designation designed to raise the standards of professional project management. Following the completion of it’s pilot, 28 candidates were awarded their certificates on the 25th November 2010 at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre in Westminster. Related Posts Difference between PMP and Six Sigma Certification 8 […]

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Twelve common mistakes to avoid when presenting to investors

I recently had the opportunity to be a mentor, deal screener and speaker for the 4th annual Angle Capital Summit. Although there were specific things to look for as a deal screener on behalf of the investors, I couldn’t help … Related Posts 3 Common Mistakes Small Business Owners Make 8 years ago Small business […]

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A Business Plan Will Not Make You More Successful

Palo Alto Software, which makes business planning software, just did a survey to their own users to show that those who completed business plans that they started with Palo Alto were nearly twice as likely to successfully grow their businesses or obtain capital as those who didn’t finish. Related Posts Why is a Business Plan […]

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Enthusiasm Sells! Marketing With A Positive Attitude

It doesn’t matter if you are at a networking function, on the phone, creating a video blog or someone walks in your store… that smile is your first impression. Related Posts What Customers Want From Your Business 8 years ago Having a good product, or providing a needed service is what makes you start your […]

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The Year of Social Media 2010 [infographic]

Very good overview of what happened in the world of social media in 2010. Has some interesting social media stats. Related Posts Social Media Circle of Trust (or “Find Out What Customers Are Saying About You”) 8 years ago Social media is becoming a huge tool for businesses and how they promote their company and […]

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Top 5 Ways to Rock Your Online Writing in 2011

You’re going to rock the market in 2011. You’re going to have the confidence of a rockstar just by improving the way you write when you’re online. This won’t be a long, boring lesson in grammar like you had in high school. This is about 5 simple things you can do to change your writing […]

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Most businesses end up having a procrastinator that seems to always be busy but never produces anything. This is a light hearted look into the mind of a procrastinator staff member.

The Tale of a Procrastinator

Most businesses end up having a procrastinator that seems to always be busy but never produces anything. This is a light hearted look into the mind of a procrastinator staff member. Related Posts Motivating Employees in a Small Business 8 years ago A small business typically has less than a hundred employees, and maintaining a […]

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Passion – a Key Leadership Characteristic

The word passion, as defined by the dictionary, is defined as any powerful or compelling emotion or feeling. It is my bias that when any great leader or leadership strategy is examined – positive passion will be found. Related Posts Developing People – A Key to Eliciting Excellence 7 years ago There is tremendous opportunity […]

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How to Save for Retirement

Very good information source on How to Save for Retirement from Mint.com. Related Posts Google Statistics – Yes They are VERY Big! 8 years ago A brillant Infographic outlining Google’s wealth and “power” online. How to Create a Facebook Page for Your Business 8 years ago In this article we provide the steps for setting […]

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Making Money is Killing Your Business Named #1 Business Book 2010

The National Federation of Independent Business, the leading small business association representing over 350,000 small and independent businesses, has named Making Money is Killing Your Business by Chuck Blakeman the number one business book of 2010 Related Posts Your problem is you’re really focused on making money. No business can survive that 8 years ago […]

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5 Free Must Have Web Analytics Tools

This month I’ve been playing around with a bunch of different web analytics tools. As Avinash Kaushik, author of Web Analytics 2.0, states “Picking the right set of tools might be just as important as picking your friends” Related Posts Social Media Marketing: Is It Really Worth It? 8 years ago When it comes to […]

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Seth Godin’s Free eBooks Resource

Great collection of Seth Godins free eBooks! I have downloaded most and have learned a heap! Related Posts Seth Godin on the Tribes we Lead 8 years ago Seth Godin argues the Internet has ended mass marketing and revived a human social unit from the distant past: tribes. Founded… “All Marketers are Liars” – Seth […]

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Twitter’s 10 Most Powerful Tweets of 2010

Twitter’s 10 Most Powerful Tweets of 2010 Related Posts Twitter Facts and Timeline Including 2010 8 years ago Very good Infographic showing a heap of data and fun facts including the top 20 users. The 2010 Social Media Map 8 years ago Great map from the boys and girls at http://www.flowtown.com. As you can see […]

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