Stephanie Vozza

Stephanie Vozza

Stephanie Vozza is a freelance writer who has written about business, real estate and lifestyle for more than 20 years.

30 Recent Stories

Productivity

Forget Time Management: Why You Should Practice Choice Management Instead

Get more done by focusing on decisions and actions instead of the clock.
Why Twitter Might Be Your Best Recruiting Tool
Hiring Center

Why Twitter Might Be Your Best Recruiting Tool

Using this social media platform to fill an open position can help you leverage your network and take a more personal approach to hiring.
3 Simple Ways to Keep Your Customers Happy
Customer Loyalty and Retention

3 Simple Ways to Keep Your Customers Happy

The star of the Style Network's 'Resale Royalty' offers valuable lessons in customer retention.
The Surprisingly Simple Productivity Time Saver
Productivity

The Surprisingly Simple Productivity Time Saver

Five easy steps to improve your focus and get more work done using a kitchen timer.
3 Lessons for Seasoned Entrepreneurs From CNBC's 'Crowd Rules'
Financing

3 Lessons for Seasoned Entrepreneurs From CNBC's 'Crowd Rules'

Even experienced business owners can fall into counterproductive habits. The premier episode of CNBC's new small business reality show aims to solve them.
Productivity Lifesaver: The 5-Sentence Email
Productivity

Productivity Lifesaver: The 5-Sentence Email

It may sound difficult, but successful entrepreneurs like Guy Kawasaki swear by this time-saving method. Here's how to implement it in your daily life.
3 Simple Steps to Eliminate File-Sharing Problems
Business Management

3 Simple Steps to Eliminate File-Sharing Problems

Make sure everyone is literally on the same page with these document-sharing tips.
Why You Should Care About Design
Branding

Why You Should Care About Design

The way you present your products, packaging, and even your waiting area tells your customers important information about who you are. Make sure you are sending the right message.
Former CIA Officer Reveals How to Get Ahead of Your Competition
Business Management

Former CIA Officer Reveals How to Get Ahead of Your Competition

Ethical ways find out what your competitors don't want you to know.
Time Blocking: a Productivity Power Tool
Productivity

Time Blocking: a Productivity Power Tool

How to divide your time to become better focused and move your company forward faster.
5 Techniques to Tame Your Overflowing Email Inbox
Productivity

5 Techniques to Tame Your Overflowing Email Inbox

Simple actions that can save valuable time and make your workflow more efficient.
The Wrong Way to Set Business Goals
Growth Strategies

The Wrong Way to Set Business Goals

Four tips on how to set goals for your business that will lead to more success and satisfaction.
What You Should Take Off Your Desk Right Now
Productivity

What You Should Take Off Your Desk Right Now

How the items that you keep on your desk could be negatively impacting your work.
Rethink Your Office Design: Designing a More Effective Workspace
Business Management

Rethink Your Office Design: Designing a More Effective Workspace

Four tips on redesigning your office to be a more happy and productive environment.
How to Use Evernote to Organize Your Workflow
Apps & Software

How to Use Evernote to Organize Your Workflow

A guide to managing all aspects of your business with the free software.
4 Reasons Telecommuting Can Be Bad for Business
Managing Employees

4 Reasons Telecommuting Can Be Bad for Business

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer stirred controversy this week by requiring employees report to the office, but not everyone thinks it's a bad idea.
10 Inspirational Leaders Who Turned Around Their Companies
Leadership

10 Inspirational Leaders Who Turned Around Their Companies

From falling stock prices to the threat of bankruptcy, these CEOs brought their companies back from the brink.
3 Successful Entrepreneurs Share Their Productivity Secrets
Productivity

3 Successful Entrepreneurs Share Their Productivity Secrets

Grant Cardone, Angela Jia Kim and Amanda Steinberg on their best time management tips.
What the Year of the Snake Could Mean for Your Business
Lifestyle

What the Year of the Snake Could Mean for Your Business

The Chinese New Year starts this weekend. Here's what the zodiac predicts for your company.
5 Simple Steps to Creating a Zero-Waste Office
Management & Operations

5 Simple Steps to Creating a Zero-Waste Office

How eliminating waste in your office and save you money and improve your relationships with clients.
5 Marketing Lessons From the Super Bowl's Most Popular Commercials
Advertising

5 Marketing Lessons From the Super Bowl's Most Popular Commercials

What small-business owners can learn from the best of the big budget ads.
Lessons in Customer Engagement from the Detroit Auto Show
Customer Loyalty and Retention

Lessons in Customer Engagement from the Detroit Auto Show

How to exceed expectations, inspire loyalty and make your customers feel valued.
How to Solve Your Biggest Organizing Dilemma
Business Management

How to Solve Your Biggest Organizing Dilemma

Drowning in paperwork? We've collected advice on from professional organizers on how to keep it under control.
How Long Do You Really Need to Keep Your Financial Documents?
Tax Center

How Long Do You Really Need to Keep Your Financial Documents?

Say goodbye to your box of receipts -- here is a breakdown of which financial documents you really need to hold on to and which ones you can shred.
5 Ways to Land Celebrity Clients
Finding Customers

5 Ways to Land Celebrity Clients

Jason Abrams, realtor to celebrity athletes and star of the new HGTV show 'Scoring the Deal,' shares five tips for how to get (and keep) famous clients.
Why Will Power Isn't the Answer to Curing Bad Habits
Growth Strategies

Why Will Power Isn't the Answer to Curing Bad Habits

Four tactics to keep you on the path to more productive behavior.
Forget Your To-Do List: The 3 Lists Every Entrepreneur Needs
Productivity

Forget Your To-Do List: The 3 Lists Every Entrepreneur Needs

If you want to become more organized in the New Year, a long list of tasks isn't going to help. Instead try these three targeted lists.
4 Ingredients for Successful Mentoring Relationships
Leadership

4 Ingredients for Successful Mentoring Relationships

What a communications professional learned from an exterminator and what you can learn about making the most of a mentoring relationship.
How to Prepare Your Business Data for the End of the World
Security

How to Prepare Your Business Data for the End of the World

According to the Mayan calendar, doomsday is right around the corner. Here are three things to do to get your business data ready for a disaster of any size.
4 Leadership Lessons From Abraham Lincoln
Leadership

4 Leadership Lessons From Abraham Lincoln

What small-business owners can learn about management and leadership from the 16th president.

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