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Tips for Improving Customer Support

Getting new customers may not always be easy, but keeping them is even harder. The trick to customer support is to sell something, send your customer away satisfied, and have her want to come back to you the next time she needs something. Related Posts 8 Tips for Improving Customer Relationships 7 years ago There […]

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What an old guy told me that changed my life

When I was just starting out, a creepy old guy (about my age – mid-50s) told me life had a built in problem. He said “The problem with life is this. Related Posts Retirement is a Bankrupt Industrial Age Idea 7 years ago Retirement is a really bad, bankrupt, industrial age idea that was never […]

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Make Sure Your Business Idea Will Work

Before you try to take off and start your business, you need to make sure your business idea will work. You need to have done thorough research on sales statistics for that type of product or service in both the area you targeted and nationally. Related Posts 10 Important Tips for Running a Small Business […]

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Seven Words a Business Owner Can Never Afford to Use

Which of these words are you using to run your business? Here’s a way to remember them – “Try” to strike them from your vocabulary, “but” if you “can’t”, you can “settle” for only using a few and make a “goal” of getting rid of the rest “later”, when you’re “alone” and nobody’s watching. Related […]

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Top 10 Most Expensive Domain Names

Domain names are a valuable asset to a business and in some cases be worth more that the actual business itself! Below is a list of the 10 most expensive domain names when sold (USD). Related Posts Tips for Engaging a Contractor to Build Your Web Site 7 years ago Good tips for Engaging a […]

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9 Marketing Lessons From The Pink Ribbon Breast Cancer Campaign

A very good slide-pack providing good tips to help with your marketing campaign. Related Posts Fixing Your Marketing; The Problem of Penguins 7 years ago Reason #1 why your marketing doesn’t work – You are using Big Business marketing rules. If you’re playing by their… Daniel Pink on the surprising science of motivation 7 years […]

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Revenue is Not Your Friend – Pricing For Profit

The Sausage Vendor said he bought his sausages for a buck, and sells them for $.95. When challenged as to how he would make money, he said, “No problem, I’ll make it up in volume.” Related Posts Our prices determine our market – you are not a victim. 7 years ago … Good and bad […]

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Tips for Business Plan Layout

A good business plan is absolutely necessary before you start your new business. It will aid you in getting needed finances, cooperating, vendors, loyal and knowledgeable employees, and even a mentor, should you desire and need one. Related Posts Essential Tips for Your Business Plan Layout 7 years ago A good business plan is absolutely […]

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The Twenty Tweetable Truths About Magazines

This video attempts to lift morale and a sense of hope to what people consider in some areas to be an industry on its death bed due to the Internet and social media. Related Posts Social Media Explained in Plain English 7 years ago No one really knows what “Social Media” is as many people […]

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Why Social Networking (locally and digitally) Can Be a Bad Idea

As Craig Harrell of Rainmaker Marketing says, “A rubber-banded stack of business cards is not a sales strategy.” We have transferred the impulse to gather stacks of business cards from local networking events, to gathering stacks of “followers” on the internet. Related Posts Seth Godin on social networking 7 years ago Seth provides a reminder […]

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Tips for the First Time Manager

You have worked hard for this, and finally you have been made manager of your department or business. This might not be as easy as you believed it would be. Now that you are the leader, you must teach, guide, direct, and set the example for the people who work under you. Related Posts Tips […]

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Why design is Important? Philippe Starck

Very good presentation by Philippe Starck on why design is important. Related Posts The 2nd Most Important Question in Business 7 years ago “The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” Mark Twain. Jeanne, a friend of mine who owns a corporate training… The Prescription for Self Doubt: Watch This Video 7 years ago The […]

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