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When starting out in business, we often feel we have to say yes to any opportunity. But to succeed, sometimes we need to say no!
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inspirational book
There is a challenge going around on Facebook to name the 10 books that have profoundly affected your life. We get the ball rolling.
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presentation
Filed In: Sales and Sales & Marketing
You might be missing the mark if your sales presentations aren't selling. Here's what to do instead.
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karate
Small business expert Denise O'Berry tells us we're wasting our time by trying to listen to the advice of every marketing expert out there. It's time to learn a better way.
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business-analysis
The emergence of the cloud has brought about a number of new options in the accounting software world. Here's how Xero is separating itself from the pack.
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overwhelmed
A tight content creation schedule can zap the quality out of your content and negate the purpose of even producing it: connecting with your audience.
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website success
What makes your small business website a winner or a loser? Check out three must-have factors for success -- and make sure your website isn't out of date.
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supermom
Are you trying to be supermom but still feel guilty you can't do everything? Kelly Walsh shares tips on how working moms can conquer such negative feelings.
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marketing plan concept
It's not enough to just have a marketing plan; you need an effective one. Dr. Richard Weinberger discusses market research and what to do next.
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Financial Success Concept
Filed In: Finance
Does your small business have a disciplined finance process? Here are three finance rules that kept us afloat during the recession. Imagine what they can do in good times.
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 magnified eye
Filed In: Staffing & HR
Nowadays, employers can use technology to track a remote employee's every keystroke. Should your business adopt remote monitoring?
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ask us
Keeping customers happy is one of the most profitable strategies a business should follow, and it starts by hiring employees focused on customer service.
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partnership
Filed In: Business Planning and Finance
When two companies that complement one another lack the funds to expand or to reach new markets, a strategic alliance may be a smart move.
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business meeting
Filed In: Getting Started
When negotiating, making assumptions about the other party can ruin your advantage. Learn what to do instead.
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Financial success
Filed In: Sales and Sales & Marketing
Successful salespeople understand the priorities of their clients. Here are tips on how to build a relationship with your clients to increase sales.
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networking
Filed In: Business Planning and Finance
Did your last networking event not go exactly as planned? We asked eight successful entrepreneurs for creative ways to make your next business networking event one to remember.
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Woman shouting using a bullhorn
Unless you are a megabrand, simply publishing content gets you nowhere. Content promotion is 90 percent of content marketing success. Follow these steps and improve your content promotion efforts.
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customer-question
A customer becomes a customer when they buy a product or sign a contract. John Jantsch argues this view might be missing the bigger reality.
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Interview
Conducting interviews can be a daunting task. How do you know if you're getting to the real person? How can you differentiate between candidates? Here's how.
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password
Filed In: Security and Technology
A hacked site or social media page can easily be a reputation management nightmare. Learn a few tricks that could fend off cyber-attacks.
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