Wednesday, May 18, 2005, 8:30 p.m. ET – FREE
Guest Expert: Anita Campbell of Small Business Trends, featured in the Build a Better Blog System
"The On Again, Off Again Entrepreneur"??
In today´s world each of us is likely to go through periods of being self-employed, and being employed by someone else. No longer is it a question of either/ or. We have to prepare for both kinds of work status, because we never know when our status will change. Some of today´s free and low cost online tools can help us be in a constant state of readiness for either kind of work situation. I will help you present your best face for your own business — and at the same time make connections with prospective employers and signal your readiness for that next job opportunity. I´ll also show you how to avoid common pitfalls of blogging that might turn off prospective employers.
Don´t get caught unprepared. Ready yourself for that next unexpected opportunity, whether it is growing your own business or getting a job offer.
Anita Campbell is a Visionary TrendSpotter, Futurist, and Editor of Small Business Trends E’Zine. She has launched and led 3 startups and held various executive positions in Bell & Howell and the banking industry. A respected speaker and emerging trends resource, Ms. Campbell’s expertise has been noted in Entrepreneur Magazine, CIO Magazine, PC Guru, Cleveland Plain Dealer, Pittsburgh Post Gazette, Akron Beacon Journal, Philadelphia Enquirer, Democrat and Chronicle, and Seth Godin’s "Bull Market Report 2004 – 500 Companies That Can Help You Make Things Happen" — and many other publications.
Her popular website, Small Business Trends, is regularly noted as a rich informational resource from business organizations such as the Internet Public Library, SBC Communications, Chartered Accountants of British Columbia, the State of Maryland, and often quoted or noted in newspaper, magazine articles and radio interviews including Entrepreneur Radio. Ms. Campbell holds a B.A. from Duquesne University and a J.D. from the University of Akron Law School.
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