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Filed In: Sales and Sales & Marketing
There's nothing more frustrating than working with a sales manager who constantly shelves the many good ideas their salespeople make. If you're hearing too many of these "killer" statements, it's time to act!
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Filed In: Staffing & HR
While some businesses have employee appreciation programs, there is nothing like making your employees feel that they are genuinely appreciated for their work.
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Filed In: Staffing & HR
Recently, a California court ruled that denying transgender employees the right to use gender identity- appropriate facilities violates state nondiscrimination laws. As an employer, you need to know the law.
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doing business in Mexico
Filed In: Operations
Mexico is the 13th largest economy in the world. Despite publicized problems, it is growing and so are potential opportunities there.
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Filed In: Technology
Google has partnered with Titan Aerospace to build solar-powered drones. These devices could bring the Internet to the developing world, but first the company needs to beat Facebook.
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Cracked security code
Filed In: Security and Technology
Millions of websites are powered by WordPress software, one of the most developer-friendly content management system available. If your site is powered by WordPress, have you taken the steps to keep it secure?
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If you can't completely leave your business behind, learn how to take a working vacation that lets you relax a bit while staying connected.
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business risk and danger
Starting a home based business is a great way to get started. But beware -- the vast majority of new businesses fold in their first year. Here are 10 common mistakes to avoid.
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Filed In: Business Planning and Finance
Are you being pressured by family members who think you should provide your products or services to them for free? Small business expert Denise O'Berry has some suggestions for dealing with them.
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If you have dreams of one day owning your own cafe, read these tips from a coffee entrepreneur and expert who shares how to improve your chances of succeeding.
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Some would-be entrepreneurs start small side businesses as a way to test the waters. We asked nine successful business owners which kind of side businesses they would recommend starting out with.
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office politics postcard
In a survey of women, most give "office politics" as their top challenge in the workplace. A recent report suggests women lean into the issue to come out ahead.
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interactive
Filed In: Sales & Marketing
The Web today is rich with interactive media. These 10 powerful examples are sure to engage your brain.
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Training and development concept
Filed In: Staffing & HR
Executives share why empowering employees, especially in small organizations, is key to sustainable success.
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Green Business Team in Nature
Filed In: Business Planning and Finance
Adopting sustainable (or "green") practices is a good move for businesses of any size. Just a few small steps can help save the planet and your company's money!
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When starting your own business, there is no shortage of advice and opinions flowing your way. Nellie Akalp shares the six worst bits of advice that she has heard over the years.
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global-business
Filed In: Going Global and Operations
Don't let fear of exporting stop you from finding out more about expanding your business overseas.
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Stretching money concept
Filed In: Sales & Marketing
Small business expert Denise O'Berry talks about how local small businesses can join forces to make the most of their marketing budget.
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The world of social media moves fast. If your business uses social media to communicate with customers and promote your products, here are some recent trends and new releases to be aware of.
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affordable care act
Filed In: Personal Finance and Finance
An increasing amount of baby boomers are set to retire. Financial expert Ty J. Young discusses how the ACA will impact their plans.
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