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11/03/2015 - Is Your Company's Mobile App Putting Your Customers At Risk For Fraud?

Many bank customers now check their account balances or transfer funds through an app on their cell phones. Savvy retail shoppers can use a favorite store?s apps to learn about discounts, access coupons and find daily deals.

11/03/2015 - Is There A More Direct Path To Confidence?

Fear, insecurity, self-doubt and the like can be the biggest obstacles many of us face in life. In order to overcome that negativity, many people turn to unhealthy behaviors, such as overeating or alcohol abuse.

09/22/2015 - Are Businesses Too Timid With Their Growth Plans?

Variety in business is generally good, but when it comes to profit and revenue, an entrepreneur?s expectations should be fairly singular ? go big. That?s according to business development expert Cameron Herold, who drove 1-800-GOT-JUNK?s growth from $2 million to $106 million in a handful of years. Otherwise, he says, you?re probably selling yourself short.

07/07/2015 - Keeping Your Personal Brand Alive is a Must for Success in Today?s Marketplace

Personal branding has gotten a lot more buzz in recent times and has become an important tool for everyone who wants to improve their career or business opportunities. I?m a big believer and have been touting the need for personal branding for several years. In fact, it?s the essence of my book, Celebritize Yourself.

04/13/2015 - Check the Pulse On Your Attitude: Change Your Thinking and You?ll Change Your Behavior and Results

Such setbacks can leave people feeling afraid, uncertain, angry, or unsatisfied, says Darlene Hunter, a renowned speaker and author of ?Win-Ability: Navigating through Life?s Challenges with a Winning Attitude.?

04/13/2015 - Practical Advice for Prospective Entrepreneurs from "The Small Biz Lady," Melinda Emerson

Known as ?The Small Biz Lady,? Emerson is one of America?s most influential small business experts. She has been a thriving entrepreneur for nearly 15 years and is also an internationally-known keynote speaker. Her small business advice is widely read, reaching more than three million entrepreneurs each week online. A pioneer in social media marketing, she is the creator and host of #Smallbizchat, the longest running live chat on Twitter for small business owners.


03/07/2015 - Is Mentoring a Program or a Management Style?

In honor of International Women?s Day on March 8, I did some thinking about how women have helped other women along their career paths in my own field, communications. And I thought about my own career and about my own approach to mentoring women ? and men ? over the years. My own agency has had a more formalized mentor program for as long as I can remember wherein a more experienced team member is assigned to help another younger person in the agency with career advice and guidance. I?ve participated in that program many times over the years

03/03/2015 - 5 Tax-Saving Strategies To Help Your Family This Tax Season

?Knowledge is power and time is often money, but what if you don?t have the time to empower yourself with knowledge? For many households, that often means losing out on thousands of dollars through tax deductions,? says Abedeen, a partner at Safeguard Investment Advisory Group, LLC (

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