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LinkedIn's Clashing Cultures - Simply stated business

LinkedIn's Clashing Cultures - Simply stated business Avatar Posted by Cathy Miller under Social Media
From http://simplystatedbusiness.com 154 days ago
Made Hot by: fundpr on March 27, 2014 12:12 pm
In over a decade of existence,LinkedIn,the professional networking site, introduced plenty of changes, some creating a clash of cultures over business networking practices. What's your point of view on LinkedIn? Read More
There are many tips on how to improve your LinkedIn profile & many of them we’ve heard a million times... This post contains new but often overlooked tips! Read More
Remember what it was like when you first opened your business? You had a plan and goals. There was excitement and uncertainty. Your role then was probably very hands-on with everything. And here you are today. But there is more than finding your target client in a new market. There are some ways th Read More
Being owned by Facebook, it has always been easy to share your Instagram images directly to your Facebook profile. It wasn’t so easy, however, to share Instagram images directly to your Facebook page. Now, iOS devices can share directly to a Facebook business page. Read More

Defending Your Small Business Against Cyber Attack

Defending Your Small Business Against Cyber Attack Avatar Posted by ivanpw under Technology
From http://www.bizpenguin.com 155 days ago
Made Hot by: businessluv on March 27, 2014 12:24 pm
Steps small businesses can take in order to protect themselves from the many different types of cyber attacks that can occur every day. Read More

Top 6 Things Not To Do On Social Media In 2014

Top 6 Things Not To Do On Social Media In 2014 Avatar Posted by erichaskell under Social Media
From http://tweakyourbiz.com 155 days ago
Made Hot by: OpenSourceMedia on March 26, 2014 8:34 am
Social media is probably the most powerful media today. It can fetch great results for your business when used properly. However, these can also have negative impacts if you do not use them properly. Hence, it is important to know what not to do on social media, which can have a negative effect on Read More

The Pinterest Marketing Strategy 99% of Retailers Are Missing

The Pinterest Marketing Strategy 99% of Retailers Are Missing Avatar Posted by jacobkcurtis under Marketing
From http://thinkbonfire.com 246 days ago
Made Hot by: NolanGreen on December 26, 2013 11:53 am
If you’re like most business leaders, you’re a bit frustrated with Pinterest.

Here’s a solid way to build an engaged community, whether you’re a Pinterest rookie or veteran. Read More

Communication Styles For Leaders

Communication Styles For Leaders Avatar Posted by CorporateCoachG under Management
From http://corporatecoachgroup.com 247 days ago
Made Hot by: LimeWood on December 24, 2013 10:13 pm
Communication styles for leaders

Almost all leaders are great communicators.

That is what allows them to function as a leader.

If you want to function more effectively as a leader, then you would do well to study how to improve your leadership communication.

If you want to know more abo Read More

7 Myths of Email Marketing (Infographic)

7 Myths of Email Marketing (Infographic) Avatar Posted by CateCosta under Online Marketing
From http://www.entrepreneur.com 247 days ago
Made Hot by: DigiTechBlog on December 24, 2013 8:49 pm
Have you heard that the words you use in an email's subject line can doom your note to the spam folder?

Perhaps someone told you the best time to send emails is 3 p.m. on Thursdays.

These are myths, and there are a lot of them swimming around out there about email marketing.

Before you pla Read More
2013 was an exciting year with digital marketing news. From the launch of Vine to the most tweeted-about VMAs ever, Pinterest's sponsored pins to Nielsen Twitter TV ratings, and from Google's new algorithm to Gmail new tabbed inbox, there was plenty to talk about. Take a look back at the highlights Read More

Free, Fast & Easy: A new way to communicate benefits to employees

  We know that as a small business owner, you have your hands full. Aflac has made it easier for you to communicate …
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Kenji Crosland: What Makes a Person an Entrepreneur?

What makes a person an entrepreneur? Maybe it's just a decision to do something different with your life. That's how … More
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