Managing Emails and Meetings - Killing the Time Vampires

Managing Emails and Meetings - Killing the Time Vampires Avatar Posted by Sian Phillips under Strategy
From 996 days ago
Made Hot by: leonesimmy on June 8, 2014 5:35 pm
By Flor McCarthy

In Part 2 we dealt with that vampire that sucks the life blood out of your business: the phone. The second biggest time vampire, which is so bad as to almost be entitled to equal top billing with unscheduled phone calls is email, followed by the face-to-face meeting. Read More

Social Media Active Users by Network [INFOGRAPH]

Social Media Active Users by Network [INFOGRAPH] Avatar Posted by mallton under Social Media
From 1004 days ago
Made Hot by: LimeWood on June 8, 2014 11:41 am
One of the most common questions from both businesses and social media marketers is "how many?" How many users. How many people. How many opportunities - for each of the social networks. Here are updated Active User Counts. Read More
If you ever felt overwhelmed with too many things to do, too many decisions to make or frequently stressed out about your business, here are some tips that may help you ease the angst before it gets out of hand. That way, you can do what you do best in your business. Read More

The Best (And Worst) Countries For Women Entrepreneurs

The Best (And Worst) Countries For Women Entrepreneurs Avatar Posted by alinavrabie under Strategy
From 998 days ago
Made Hot by: logistico on June 7, 2014 10:46 pm
A new report ranks nations not just on the general economic climate for business formation, but also the special hurdles that can hold back women entrepreneurs in particular. I found it super interesting that Mexico and Japan are just as bad for women entrepreneurs! Also, European women seem to see Read More

Normally I Tell Business Owners Not To Do This

Normally I Tell Business Owners Not To Do This Avatar Posted by stephanieward under Marketing
From 997 days ago
Made Hot by: marketingvalue on June 7, 2014 10:43 pm
Usually I advise business owners to pick a few marketing strategies and stick to them, which is a smart thing to do.

But once you’re clear about what works, and you’re doing that consistently, it’s OK to add an additional marketing strategy or expand your energy on an existing one. Read More

How to be More Productive at Work: 10 Quotes from Great Minds

How to be More Productive at Work: 10 Quotes from Great Minds Avatar Posted by devan under Management
From 1005 days ago
Made Hot by: SimplySmallBiz on June 7, 2014 2:08 pm
We pulled together some of the best quotes on how to be more productive at work from some of the top minds in the business world today. Read More

One word: influencer

One word: influencer Avatar Posted by lorinashbyron under Marketing
From 1005 days ago
Made Hot by: centrifugePR on June 7, 2014 1:40 pm
You’ve got a powerful new way to build your professional brand using LinkedIn's influencer platform. Here’s the lowdown on how it works. Read More
Some business owners and marketers assume that because they have an active presence on other social networks they don’t need one on Google+. That thinking is wrong. Google+ has upwards of 343 million active users — more active users than on Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and Tumblr. And while Facebo Read More
This is the story of Bloomforth. It's not just a company dedicated to delivering cloud services to small businesses. It also is a small business not even a year old. CEO and founder Quy Vo talks about how he first got the idea for bundling small business cloud services. It was while at a previous j Read More
We all may know some form of negotiation tactics to use when firming up deals. This article avoids the specifics but goes on a higher level to discover why certain emotions and behavior surfaces during a tough negotiation. Learn the reasons why they do that will help control your emotions. Read More

This Could Be One of the Most Underestimated Employee Benefits

What's more important than salaries at your small business? Small business owners and entrepreneurs sometimes believe they …

BizSugar Contributor Builds Web Marketing Blueprint

From the beginning, Scott Dudley has focused on marketing for the Web, launching Lo Cost in November … More
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