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Generate Great PR on a Shoestring Budget With These 5 Tips
Business Circle

Generate Great PR on a Shoestring Budget With These 5 Tips

Public relations is one of the most valuable and cost-effective pieces of a marketing mix in comparison to other channels
Kathie Green
Why Your Sales Forecast Is Disconnected From Reality
Sales Forecast

Why Your Sales Forecast Is Disconnected From Reality

The forecast methodology used by most companies only works for some companies. Happily, simpler methods matched to your sales process are more reliable.
Jason Jordan
4 Signs Your Employer Knows You're Looking to Leave
Job seekers

4 Signs Your Employer Knows You're Looking to Leave

Employees are more hopeful that they will find a new job than they have been in years. But they're tipping off their employers without even realizing it.
Failure Is Not an Option. It's Required.
Failure

Failure Is Not an Option. It's Required.

A CEO explains the best way to react when a team member makes a mistake.
David Hassell
To Be Successful, Do Only What Matters
Networking

To Be Successful, Do Only What Matters

Popular wisdom says your sphere of influence -- your communications and social network -- should be big. Popular wisdom is wrong.
Steve Tobak
How to Stay In Touch Without Being Annoying
Networking

How to Stay In Touch Without Being Annoying

Go beyond the holiday card and try these four unconventional ways to connect.
Lisa Evans
6 Key Questions You Need to Answer Before Pitching an Enterprise Client
Enterprise Tech

6 Key Questions You Need to Answer Before Pitching an Enterprise Client

The payoff for landing a large company as a customer is huge, but a lack of preparation can seriously jeopardize future opportunities.
Allison Engel
Lessons From a Family Business That Thrives In the Heartland
Managing a Family Business

Lessons From a Family Business That Thrives In the Heartland

Entrepreneurship is not simply the frenzy of a startup, it is a set of values that can be passed from one generation to the next.
Daphne Mallory
UPS May Hike Charges for Major Customers for Holiday Package Surges
Shipping

UPS May Hike Charges for Major Customers for Holiday Package Surges

The charges could apply to late, unplanned packages or the shipping giant might turn down the business if it threatens disruptions during the peak holiday season.
Why I Redesign the Office Every Week
Office Space

Why I Redesign the Office Every Week

The founder of a co-working space reveals the hidden benefits that come from regularly mixing up its composition and flow.
Liz Elam
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How the Epidemic of Bad Behavior Affects Your Business
Business Etiquette

How the Epidemic of Bad Behavior Affects Your Business

Learn about actions your company can take to return to civility in the workplace and minimize rudeness with customers.
Leslie Gaines-Ross
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The Art of Courting Candidates: Creating a Stellar Startup Interview Experience
Hiring Tips

The Art of Courting Candidates: Creating a Stellar Startup Interview Experience

The benchmark of recruitment isn't the number of high-caliber candidates who get a job but the number of unsuccessful candidates who would recommend your company to friends.
This Obsessive Entrepreneur Documented His 955 Rides as a Lyft Driver
Lyft

This Obsessive Entrepreneur Documented His 955 Rides as a Lyft Driver

In downtime between launching companies, Greg Muender decided to try on a pink mustache. And he tracked every penny that came and went.
Catherine Clifford
What to Do When Someone Refuses to Take Your Business Card
Networking

What to Do When Someone Refuses to Take Your Business Card

Sometimes, you find yourself in an uncomfortable situation where someone doesn't want to network.
Ivan Misner