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Time management in real time
The chances are that all of us at some point in our lives have taken a time management class, read about it in books, or tried to use an electronic or paper-based day planner to...
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Clear Marketing Strategy Tips
A clear marketing strategy is key to business making everything it does more effective. It is the foundation for creating awareness, generating interest, closing new sales and...
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Building a Board of Advisors
An advisory board has no legal authority over a company, so founders are free to take the advice of advisors or dismiss it. By selecting advisors wisely, outlining their...
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The Importance of Emotional Intelligence...
According to emotional intelligence (EQ) success is strongly influenced by personal qualities such as perseverance, self-control and skill in getting along with others. Much has...
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To innovate or not to innovate?
There are many options for leaders who wish to boost their organisation’s ability to innovate: set up a new-growth group; launch an idea contest; change the reward...
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Delegate, delegate, delegate
Most small business owners work more hours than they wish and are not happy with their work/life balance. One of the most effective methods for small-business owners to reduce...
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PR weapons to build your brand
Years ago, standard strategies like trade shows, press releases and launch events drove the bulk of a company’s brand story. Now, rapid innovation and technology has...
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Is It Time to Hire?
As a business owner, if the value of your own time is greater than the cost of hiring someone to help you, then you need to bring on extra help. While it is an extra cost, it is...
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Current Small Business Trends
Well into 2015, it’s time to take stock and break down some of the top trends affecting – and being affected by – small business.The Internet of ThingsThe...
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Millennials - hiring them is good busine...
Millennials (also known as Generation Y) are people born between 1980 and the mid-2000s and they make up the largest, most diverse generation. According to the Harvard Business...
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