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7 Strategies for Tailoring a Custom-Fit Sales Pitch for Each Prospect
Sales Strategies

7 Strategies for Tailoring a Custom-Fit Sales Pitch for Each Prospect

Nobody wants to hear how great you are and your product is, they want to know you understand their problem and if you can help solve it.
Leyl Black
15 Free Online Learning Sites Every Entrepreneur Should Visit
Personal Improvement

15 Free Online Learning Sites Every Entrepreneur Should Visit

The best places you can go to learn more about marketing, entrepreneurship, business management and more.
Sujan Patel
How to Build Skills That Are Valuable: Lessons Learned From Selling Matches
Business Skills

How to Build Skills That Are Valuable: Lessons Learned From Selling Matches

Our society values skills, but everyone is obsessed with results. The problem with this is that it can become easy to get trapped focusing on results when you should really be building your skills.
James Clear
Teach Yourself Coding on Your Own Time With These Resources
Skills

Teach Yourself Coding on Your Own Time With These Resources

Learning the language of computers is an incredibly useful skill for entrepreneurs to have.
Peter Gasca
Whether You're Starting a Business or Not, It Pays to Think Like an Entrepreneur
Skills

Whether You're Starting a Business or Not, It Pays to Think Like an Entrepreneur

Applying these eight skills will differentiate you from a crowded and competitive workforce and prepare you if you do start a venture.
Peter Gasca
5 Skills Every Successful Entrepreneur Must Master
Skills

5 Skills Every Successful Entrepreneur Must Master

Whether you're already great at the following practices or could use a few pointers, these are the areas you should focus on.
Jayson DeMers
Going From 'Least Likely to Succeed' and Charting a Path to Prosperity
Leadership

Going From 'Least Likely to Succeed' and Charting a Path to Prosperity

An entrepreneur without a college degree gives his ingredients for overcoming hurdles and learning the skills to run a robust enterprise.
Tariq Farid
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Great at World of Warcraft? Put It on Your Resume.
Video Games

Great at World of Warcraft? Put It on Your Resume.

Stephen Gillett, Symantec's chief operating officer and former Starbucks CIO, says the skills he learned playing the online game have helped him professionally.
Laura Entis
The 10 Unique Soft Skills Employers Desire in New Hires
Hiring Employees

The 10 Unique Soft Skills Employers Desire in New Hires

Companies have a hard time finding candidates with communication skills, a positive attitude and the ability to work on a team.
Heather R. Huhman
The Workplace Training Hotbed You May Be Overlooking
Employee Training

The Workplace Training Hotbed You May Be Overlooking

By tapping the expertise of colleges and universities, companies can boost staff skills and productivity and stay ahead of the competition.
Shaul Kuper
How to Create Strategic Partnerships That Are a Win-Win
Winning Strategies

How to Create Strategic Partnerships That Are a Win-Win

Follow these steps to forge relationships grounded in mutual trust that will increase your business presence and profitability.
Kate Mckay
The 3 Qualities of Likable People
Leadership

The 3 Qualities of Likable People

Business leaders and entrepreneurs with these skills have a competitive edge over others.
Jacqueline Whitmore
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Master Any Skill With These 3 Simple Steps
Business Skills

Master Any Skill With These 3 Simple Steps

Simple doesn't mean fast or easy, but if you put in the work, you'll be on the way to conquering new abilities.
Adam Toren
Embrace Change: The 4 Skills Needed to Reinvent Yourself
Self Improvement

Embrace Change: The 4 Skills Needed to Reinvent Yourself

These days, we're more likely to receive our incomes in different ways during our careers. Prepare yourself for opportunity with these tips.
Stephen Key