It seems like every article you read about professional branding features the same big players: LinkedIn, Google+, Twitter, Facebook and your own blog. Those are valuable for personal branding, true. But a multitude of social networks and tools exist. Read More

How To Create a Successful Niche Business

How To Create a Successful Niche Business Avatar Posted by Larry J Keltto under Startups
From http://www.thesolopreneurlife.com 601 days ago
Made Hot by: BizWise on November 8, 2013 10:04 am
A well-defined niche is a must for solopreneurs. When you have a niche you know who your ideal customer is. You understand their wants, needs. You are able to develop products and services that meet their needs. Read More

How to Conduct Staffing During the Holidays for Your Business

How to Conduct Staffing During the Holidays for Your Business Avatar Posted by airabongco under Human Resources
From http://smallbiztrends.com 601 days ago
Made Hot by: SJC on November 8, 2013 5:52 am
Want to add some extra staff to your team for the holidays? Here are some ideas that can help you add new people to your team. There are even some unconventional ideas that you'll love. Read More
ABC's Shark Tank provides a weekly education on how to successfully sell your product to high-profile prospects. Believe it or not, we can take away many sales lessons from these success stories. This post identifies the top 5 most successful Shark Tank companies and what we can learn from them. Read More

Yet Another 6 Ways to Use Social Media For Branding

Yet Another 6 Ways to Use Social Media For Branding Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Social Media
From http://www.sba.gov 600 days ago
Made Hot by: Ruth Stone on November 8, 2013 5:24 am
Developing a social media strategy, following through on the execution, and being consistent in how you present your company, will go a long way toward increasing your brand visibility and reinforcing it in the minds of prospective customers and existing customers. Read More
Twitter is now a publicly traded company (as of earlier today), but many small business owners and entrepreneurs still use it for marketing and networking. Will the interest from Wall Street have an impact on how they use it? Certainly, investors will demand profitability. That will require more ad Read More
Why make silly mistakes when you can avoid them. Here are three that can be eliminated with a touch of empathy and simplicity. Read More

Write Killer Titles That Can Sell a Fur Coat to a Wookie

Write Killer Titles That Can Sell a Fur Coat to a Wookie Avatar Posted by clickfire under Sales
From http://www.clickfire.com 601 days ago
Made Hot by: techmedia on November 7, 2013 10:28 pm
Laurel says boring titles don’t sell anything. She shows us a few tricks to get some sizzle into those words. Rule #1: Your title should state the outcome or the benefit that customers will receive. Read More

The Essential List of Employee Christmas Gift Ideas for 2013

The Essential List of Employee Christmas Gift Ideas for 2013 Avatar Posted by WayneLiew under Employee Benefits
From http://www.sproutgeek.com 603 days ago
Made Hot by: SJC on November 7, 2013 9:24 pm
Looking for employee Christmas gifts ideas? Our gift ideas are sorted based on employee personalities and interests. Let's see what we have for 2013. Read More

Sales Come Flooding If You Let Them - Sales eXchange 224

Sales Come Flooding If You Let Them - Sales eXchange 224 Avatar Posted by SellBetter under Sales
From http://www.sellbetter.ca 604 days ago
Made Hot by: AmyJordan on November 7, 2013 9:01 pm
Everyone knows asking the right questions, and that active listening is a must, but many confuse selective listening with active listening. This not only limits opportunities, but discourages buyers from sharing and engaging. Read More

Three Key Voluntary Policies for Women

Today 4 in 10 women are the sole or primary breadwinners for their families,¹ and they do more than twice the amount …
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Larry Keltto @Larry_Keltto Flies Solo in Entrepreneur Life

For Larry Keltto, entrepreneurship was a choice. After getting married in 1993, Keltto discovered the hours of a … More
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