Archive for March, 2010

4 Ways to Improve People Skills

March 23, 2010 5:44 am0 comments

How advantageous is it to increase your people skills? People skills can be defined by a broad collection of attitudes, thought processes, and levels of awareness, which allow you to relate well to others. In business, having great people skills is tremendously important. People skills closely relate to business topics […]

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Entrepreneurs Question Value of Social Media

March 19, 2010 8:17 pm0 comments

Marketing via Facebook, Twitter Yields Results for Some, Others Say It’s Overrated; ‘Hype Right Now Exceeds the Reality’ By SARAH E. NEEDLEMAN Last year, Jackie Siddall described in a blog post how a message she received on Twitter prompted her to buy a folding kayak for around $1,900. The vessel […]

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March 11, 2010 7:02 pm0 comments

Would You Like Me To Personally Double, Triple, or Even Quadruple Your Business …For Free? Dear Friend, I’m looking for a “dream” client that I can bring in massive windfalls for. If you’re that client, I will personally work with you one-on-one in your business to help you double, triple, […]

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Three Best Ways to Catch an Employee Thief

March 9, 2010 7:16 am0 comments

Three Best Ways to Catch an Employee Thief |Wall Street Journal|By SARAH E. NEEDLEMAN If your small business can’t afford external auditors, security cameras or other resources for spotting employee fraud, consider doing some detective work of your own. The effort could save your firm from a significant financial loss […]

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How to Manage Multiple Business Locations

March 4, 2010 9:43 pm8 comments

Many companies expand by adding offices or stores in different cities. But geographic growth involves logistical complexity and management finesse. Here’s how to do it right. By Darren Dahl | Mar 4, 2010

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Lost and Found Tourist Treasures

6:21 pm1 comment

Below are two tales of travelers who lost everything, only to be reunited later.

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Tips for Effective Communication

March 2, 2010 12:43 pm3 comments

Effective communication is essential to ones career growth. It includes both conveying messages clearly and receiving messages clearly from others. Communications skills help you when presenting a weekly report to your team, completing a sales call to a possible client, emailing your boss, or chatting with coworkers. Although each situation requires a unique approach, there are some general communication tips that apply to all types of audiences.

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