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Is Networking a Waste of Time? [podcast]

Is Networking a Waste of Time? [podcast] Avatar Posted by lyceum under Strategy
From http://www.ducttapemarketing.com 942 days ago
Made Hot by: logistico on May 12, 2014 11:46 pm
The simple answer to the question posed in the title of this post is – maybe.

Networking is actually one of the most powerful strategic activities you can engage in if you do it right. In fact, when people ask me what they should do to market their business when they are just getting started I t Read More
Social Media Marketing Podcast 92, in this episode Mark Schaefer and Tim McDonald share why blog comments are valuable to your business.

Do you like to get comments on your blog?

Have you ever wondered if you should allow comments or shut them down? Read More
Social CRM and social selling are two terms which I have seen go from obscurity to mainstream business topics in the past 24 months. Jon Ferrara CEO and Founder of Nimble, an early innovator in social CRM and social selling technology, took time out of his schedule to share with us the latest innov Read More

10 Reasons No One Is Reading Your Blog

10 Reasons No One Is Reading Your Blog Avatar Posted by Sian Phillips under Social Media
From http://tweakyourbiz.com 940 days ago
Made Hot by: zioncampo on May 12, 2014 11:19 pm
By Kathryn Mott

You were told that your business needed to start a blog, so you did. You’ve put time, effort and resources into it but you’re not getting the results you were expecting. You have no readers or followers and your articles aren’t being shared. You followed the trends and got the bl Read More
Entrepreneurs are all about firsts, and the most important is you making a great first impression – on investors, customers, new team members, and strategic partners. Poor first impressions can be avoided, but I’m amazed at the number of unnecessary mistakes I see at those critical first introducti Read More
Too much of anything is not good. And we have got too much of information floating around the web. Entrepreneurs are one of the major victims of this information overload.
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An interesting first hand insight into self-employment and freelancing. Giving advice on how to tackle self-employment taxes, including the essential dates, business expenses, invoices and tax forms. A good read for any freelancer looking to grow their knowledge on taxes and never get caught out ag Read More

Give millennials a reason to stay - The benefits that can help you retain young talent

Job-changing is fast and furious in the early years of millennials’ careers: Young adults born in the early ‘80s …
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