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10 social media engagement tips from the Financial Times

The Financial Times is in constant conversation with readers on social media, with all journalists encouraged to engage. “It’s really important that we show that we are talking to people and listening to them and hearing their views,” Sarah Laitner, … Continue reading

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6 Tips for Being More Visual With Social Media (Infographic)

There’s a shift happening in the way we communicate online. In a lot of ways, the focus has moved from written social media to visual social media. What does this mean? What started as websites and blogs where we shared our message … Continue reading

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The shy guy’s guide to networking*

Follow these steps and you’ll never be a wallflower at a work function again. There’s no backing out. You walk into the room, sign in and take your badge. You quickly scan for people you might know and find no … Continue reading

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Ten Tips for New Small Businesses

1. Save up as much money as possible before starting. All too often, people go into business without any savings, exclusively using loan money from friends, banks, or the SBA. They except to be able to start paying the loans … Continue reading

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Give Your Resume a Leg Up with a Job Referral – Career News

Are you struggling to get your resume noticed by hiring managers? You are not alone. In today’s competitive job market, getting on the radar of the top hiring managers takes more than just a well-written resume. It helps tremendously to … Continue reading

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10 Business Networking Tips to Give You an Edge

Professionals are constantly networking to grow themselves and their businesses. It really works. Some people, however, resist networking for whatever reason, be it that they are too busy or impatient or that they aren’t confident enough to put themselves out … Continue reading

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Eliminate Your Personal Barriers to Prospecting for Referrals

There are many barriers you may face in asking for referrals. You might be afraid of jeopardizing the relationship and future sales. You might feel you haven’t served the prospect or customer enough (so you don’t deserve to ask yet). … Continue reading

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