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07/14/2014 - How to Escape Your Unemployment (or Under-Employment) Trap

Principal Recruiter Lays the Blueprint

06/30/2014 - How to Overcome Excuses in 2014

Great people throughout history often fail, quite miserably, before finally reaching their goals, says international business strategist Dan Waldschmidt.

06/24/2014 - Business Lessons I've Learned as a Small Business CEO

Be flexible when building your team. You hired Person A to do Job A, but as you get to know him, you find he has talents and skills better suited to another job ? possibly even a job you haven?t identified! Be open to switching things up. Your business will benefit from having the right people in the right jobs, and your employees will be happier and more productive when they?re doing what they?re really good at doing. No one I know enjoys work they find too easy ? boring! ? or too challenging. You?ll have a great, loyal team if you play to individuals? strengths.

06/09/2014 - 7 Fun Tenets of Business that You Can Apply to Life

Within the first five years of a small-business venture, about half do not survive, according to the government?s Small Business Administration. And after 10 years, only a third are still around.

06/04/2014 - Keys to Developing Personal Power

Personal power is a core leadership competency that everyone needs to develop before they can lead others. It has to do with being able to lead yourself. "Personal power is the ability to achieve what you want,? according to Frederick Mann, a successful entrepreneur and author of The Economic Rape of America. ?More than anything else, it is personal power that brings you success and happiness. The biggest barrier to success in almost any endeavor is powerlessness, negativity, helplessness, and inertia. They belong together. The problem is not only our own powerlessness, but also the powerlessness of those around us."

05/27/2014 - 4 New & Novel Approaches to Guerilla Marketing

With the continuing evolution of media consumption, it has become increasingly challenging for an advertiser to both capture and hold an audience?s attention, says advertising entrepreneur Patrick Walsh.

05/06/2014 - How Entrepreneurs Can Increase Profit with a Hands-Off Approach

Unfortunately, rather than becoming a master of their own business, many of these entrepreneurs work twice as much as they did in their safe corporate job, unwittingly committing themselves to becoming the lowest rung on the ladder, says Zenovia Andrews, founder and CEO of The MaxOut Group, a company devoted to empowering and teaching entrepreneurs development strategies to increase profits.

04/28/2014 - Forget the 'Likes' - How to Market Effectively Using Today's Facebook

3 Ways to Benefit from Paid Ads & Boosted Posts It seems nothing changes faster than the big social media platforms -- Facebook, Twitter, Google+. No sooner do marketers figure out how to best promote a product or business than they change the rules!

04/21/2014 - 3 Tips for Practicing Mindfulness in a Multitasking Workplace

Google, eBay, Intel and General Mills offer classes on it. So do Harvard Business School, Ross School of Business and Claremont Graduate University, among other campuses. Mindfulness is not just a corporate trend, but a proven method for success.

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