Every year, a few businesses make bad decisions or mistakes publicly. Sometimes they recover quickly and no one notices. Other times, the blunders are nothing short of newsworthy. We’ve gathered up some of the worst fails of 2014 and included some helpful tips on how to avoid them yourself. Read More
You know what really gets me sometimes? The lack of respect that customer service guys and gals get. Because customer service staff and how your customers are treated is HUGE. Maybe the most important thing in a business. Don’t believe me? Well, think on this… Read More

7 Twitter Tips to Win More Followers and Influence in 2015

7 Twitter Tips to Win More Followers and Influence in 2015 Avatar Posted by Ileane under Social Media
From http://basicblogtips.com 1244 days ago
Made Hot by: DigiTechBlog on January 23, 2015 12:46 pm
At a time when Facebook is no longer cool (hey, Mark Zuckerberg has even admitted it!), now couldn’t be better to hone your skills as a master Tweeter. The micro-blogging social site is now where more teens and young people are flocking (with 26% ranking Twitter as the “most important” social netwo Read More

How To Attract Readers Attention

How To Attract Readers Attention Avatar Posted by erikemanuelli under Global
From http://smartmarketerz.com 1244 days ago
Made Hot by: businessgross on January 23, 2015 11:44 am
For any writer, journalist, or blogger, the main goal is to find readers.

But sometimes even very interesting and useful articles remain unpopular and unread.

Therefore, it is important to be able to attract, from the very first lines, your audience attention and make them read your articles Read More

Which Animal Style Are You In The Office?

Which Animal Style Are You In The Office? Avatar Posted by BChignell under Human Resources
From http://www.ciphr.com 1244 days ago
Made Hot by: LoopLooper on January 23, 2015 11:44 am
In the Chinese martial arts, imagery of the Five Animals: Tiger, Crane, Leopard, Snake and Dragon appears prominently. Each has its own characteristics and strategy, but which animal style are you in the office? Read More

Why Marathoning is Good for Business

Why Marathoning is Good for Business Avatar Posted by DavidSawyer under Startups
From http://zudepr.co.uk 1244 days ago
Made Hot by: NolanGreen on January 23, 2015 11:44 am
The 10 business lessons a Glasgow startup has learnt by running marathons in 2014. Is 2015 the year you tick "The Great Suburban Everest" off your bucket list, and benefit your business to boot? Read More

10 Ways To Make Your Investor Pitch More Effective

10 Ways To Make Your Investor Pitch More Effective Avatar Posted by martinzwilling under Startups
From http://blog.startupprofessionals.com 1245 days ago
Made Hot by: mikehartman1 on January 23, 2015 11:43 am
The average length of a funding pitch to Angel investors is ten minutes. Even if you have booked an hour with a VC, you should plan to talk only for the first fifteen minutes. The biggest complaint I hear from investors is that startup founders often talk way too long, and neglect to cover the most Read More
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Cendrine Calls Out Curation Naysayers!
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Meet Cendrine Marrouat (Brooke’s notes on pronunciation: Son-dreen Marh-wah)
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Small Businesses are Bullish on the Economy

Small Businesses are Bullish on the Economy Avatar Posted by inventoryninja under Management
From http://www.waspbarcode.com 1242 days ago
Made Hot by: tpwphilmore on January 22, 2015 11:22 pm
2014 ended with a bang: the stock market finished with near record highs, unemployment rates fell to 5.8% (almost a full point below predictions), and economic growth reached an 11-year high during the third quarter. As a result, small business leaders are more confident in the economy and have hi Read More

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