10 Things You Must Do to be Happy in Your Business

10 Things You Must Do to be Happy in Your Business Avatar Posted by stillwagon428 under Management
From http://smallbiztrends.com 10 days ago
Made Hot by: steefen on September 15, 2014 8:13 am
Owning a business can be challenging and stressful, and most certainly can take its toll. Here are a few tips for remaining happy in the workplace. Read More

Under The Desk On Phone Calls [podcast]

Under The Desk On Phone Calls [podcast] Avatar Posted by lyceum under Management
From http://5by5.tv 17 days ago
Made Hot by: MasterMinuteman on September 10, 2014 1:15 pm
With the official name change from Quit to Grit, Dan is joined by Haddie Cooke to talk about negotiations, interviews, open offices, and more! Read More

Ah! Now I Know What to Post on Facebook [Hint: PostPlanner]

Ah! Now I Know What to Post on Facebook [Hint: PostPlanner] Avatar Posted by Ileane under Social Media
From http://basicblogtips.com 25 days ago
Made Hot by: profmarketing on August 29, 2014 11:59 pm
Do you find yourself scratching your head trying to figure out what to post on Facebook and other social media sites?
I feel your pain. I manage a handful of Facebook pages and I used to spend hours trying to figure out what type of content my followers like to see and share. Then back in 2012, I Read More

25 Top YouTube Channels for Small Business Owners

25 Top YouTube Channels for Small Business Owners Avatar Posted by amadon under Social Media
From http://smallbiztrends.com 11 days ago
Made Hot by: maestro68 on September 12, 2014 9:00 am
As Jonathan Davids, founder of influencer marketing platform Influicity recently explained to Small Business Trends contributor Brent Leary, YouTube is becoming an important place for brands to connect with customers. But it can also be an important place for small business owners and entrepreneurs Read More
Here are the top 10 most common social media manager blunders and the best ways to avoid them. Make sure you aren't making these rookie mistakes yourself! Read More

Is The Email “Open” Really The Goal?

Is The Email “Open” Really The Goal? Avatar Posted by dabrock under Sales
From http://partnersinexcellenceblog.com 25 days ago
Made Hot by: PMVirtual on August 30, 2014 10:49 am
I read an intriguing post from Jim Keenan about Subject Lines That Work For Sales Emails.

It showed an infographic about the subject lines that maximized email opens. The top 5 are:
1.RE: (with 92% opens)
2.RE: Follow Up (with 90% opens)
3.RE: Update (with 89% opens)
4.RE: Introduction Read More

Change Management – What Makes You Think You Can Handle It?

Change Management – What Makes You Think You Can Handle It? Avatar Posted by GetApp under Management
From http://www.getapp.com 11 days ago
Made Hot by: businessluv on September 9, 2014 4:25 pm
The only constant is change. That’s the mantra of many organizations. What is less clear is how they intend to help change happen positively and acceptably. Because people – usually the part of the equation that is most affected – typically detest change. We’re made that way, even when there are ob Read More
Various ways in which business owners and leaders hurt employee productivity and morale, and in turn their business. Read More

How To Make Every Piece Of Blogging Advice More Effective

How To Make Every Piece Of Blogging Advice More Effective Avatar Posted by adamjayc under Marketing
From http://www.bloggingwizard.com 24 days ago
Made Hot by: bizyolk on September 1, 2014 2:24 pm
There’s a fatal flaw in the way we apply advice about blogging.

It’s gotten to a point where the lines are blurred.

We are applying advice, it’s not working and we’re giving up.

Or in some rare cases we apply advice that does more harm than good.

But the truth is that it doesn’t have to Read More
Sometimes, the principles of Leadership and management can seem complex.
But they needn't be.

If we organise our thoughts, what used to be complex can suddenly seem clear.

It is all a question of working out the proper hierarchy.

We need to take the most important issues first.

So we Read More

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