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A business partnership is like a marriage and sometimes you have communication problems. Those problems can spell disaster for your business, so don't let them ruin what you've built. Find out if co-founders couples therapy could be just what you need to turn your startup or small business around. Read More

How to succeed in business as an introvert

How to succeed in business as an introvert Avatar Posted by JulieEllis under Self-Development
From http://www.getmotivation.com 5 days ago
Made Hot by: LoopLooper on July 4, 2015 3:09 pm
Last century, it was the extrovert we valued – that outgoing, gregarious individual who had strong and aggressive leadership skills, who never met a “stranger,” who could make the hard sale, and whose personality was “all over the workplace.” The 21st century - is the century of the introvert. Read More
If you started a small business because you sought independence, then this Independence Day week is an extra special reason to celebrate your achievements.

Personal independence in the form of business ownership is core to the American dream. Choosing what you want to do and being free to pursue Read More

Workplace Bullies

Workplace Bullies Avatar Posted by cecilwampler under Human Resources
From http://www.peoplemanagementconsulting.com 4 days ago
Made Hot by: logistico on July 4, 2015 8:52 am
While it is not as blatant as schoolyard bullying, workplace bullies can still affect work performance and satisfaction. Let's take a look at who these bullies are, how they operate, and how to stop them. Read More
What’s in a small business name? Everything!

Selecting the best and most appropriate name for your small business is critical to both your long and short-term success, and most importantly, your bottom line. Use these 5 fundamental secrets to create the ultimate business name as part of your a n Read More
Time is a precious resource. It is important to utilize it efficiently. These simple time management tools will help you be more productive. Read More

5 Underinsurance Mistakes to Avoid as a Startup

5 Underinsurance Mistakes to Avoid as a Startup Avatar Posted by MarkMcKenna under Management
From http://www.startupnation.com 5 days ago
Made Hot by: sundaydriver on July 3, 2015 7:12 am
With up to 75% of businesses found to be underinsured it is important to understand how to avoid the most common mistakes that result in up to 40% of businesses being unable to re-open following disaster. Read More
HR manager, Stephen, has heard things aren’t going well in Ron’s team. Conflict is creating a toxic team dynamic. And yet again, Kathy seems to be at the centre of it. Despite his experience, Ron is unable to manage the situation and Steven needs to intervene. Read More

7 of the Best Self Improvement Books to Read

7 of the Best Self Improvement Books to Read Avatar Posted by JulieEllis under Self-Development
From http://wealthygorilla.com 5 days ago
Made Hot by: DigiTechBlog on July 2, 2015 11:19 am
7 self improvement books that are rather diverse of others:
They are short, or they have, within the longer page counts, great stories and examples that will hold interest.
The advice is realistic and practical – things that can be implemented by the average person right now. Read More

How Do You Retain Employees in a Small Business?

How Do You Retain Employees in a Small Business? Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Management
From http://smallbiztrends.com 6 days ago
Made Hot by: OpenSourceMedia on July 2, 2015 11:12 am
Great employees are the lifeblood of any small business. However, as the job market accelerates, even happy workers may be tempted to explore whether the grass is greener at another company. So how do I retain all my valuable employees? Read More

5 Things Your Latino Employees Wish You Understood

Latino employees are the fastest-growing segment of the U.S. workforce – in fact, by some estimates one in three working …
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Cecil Wampler @CecilWampler Studies Workplace Psychology

You may have sometimes felt your boss, co-workers or employees needed a therapist. But did you know there is a … More
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