Monthly Archives: July 2013

Top 10 Business Networking Tips – Part 1

There are several reasons that people attend business networking events. Yet, most of us don’t benefit from attending these events as much as we could. Many people go to networking meetings, or other places where they meet new people, and … Continue reading

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Unwritten rules that ensure correct workplace etiquette

WHEN I was lucky enough to get my first proper job in an office I wrongly thought that turning up before 9am and working efficiently until 5pm would be enough to keep me in my colleagues’ good books. However, within … Continue reading

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Look at Me: Making the Case for Eye Contact at Work

New research suggests that mobile devices are increasingly interfering with the eye contact we make with others and ultimately can affect the emotional connections we make at work. Since the dawn of the smartphone it’s become common to see a … Continue reading

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Business Growth and Social Media

If you’re looking for a place to focus your business growth efforts, try social media. Word-of-mouth marketing has received a technology makeover, and it’s called social media. Hands down, it’s the most powerful tool that any business owner can use … Continue reading

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How To Dress For Your Next Job Interview

Once upon a time, almost everyone wore business suits to job interviews. “If you watch old television shows and movies from the 1950s, men wore suits and ties and women wore nice dresses pretty much everywhere,” says Andy Teach, author … Continue reading

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4 Reasons That Small Business Owners Should Overcome Their Fear and Embrace Facebook

Facebook has become an indispensable tool for large brands, but many small businesses are still sitting on the sidelines. Many — if not most — small businesses have Facebook Pages, but one recent study found that 70% of such pages … Continue reading

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The five easiest ways to start your web marketing

Getting started can be the most overwhelming part of marketing on the web. But there’s no reason why you should be stopped in your tracks. Here are the easiest ways for you to get your marketing started on the web. … Continue reading

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