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7 Social Media Time Sucks to Avoid

Social media can be a time suck. Really. But if you clean up your act a bit, and focus on what’s important, social can actually save you time and bring in new business. So claim your independence from all that’s holding … Continue reading

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3 Steps to Greater Confidence for Business Success

I went to a book launch yesterday. A dozen or so of the anthology’s contributors – myself included – were there. Many had signed up to read a poem or a story excerpt. Almost without exception, the writers started their … Continue reading

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One Simple Change for Success in New Business Presentations

One of the best things I’ve learned from 20 years in the marketing industry is incredibly simple. The way you present yourself to a client or potential client is important. You’ve heard most of the rules of presenting before: dress appropriately, … Continue reading

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1 Pizza Place, 4 Valuable Business Skills

A little more than 25 years ago, at age 15, armed with my crisp, new worker’s permit and a racing heart, I stepped through the doors of a local pizza place and got my first real job. Dennis took a … Continue reading

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