Relationships

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5 Pieces of Your Business to Review Before the New Year
Growth Strategies

5 Pieces of Your Business to Review Before the New Year

With only a few weeks left, now is the time to take a look back to set yourself up for a prosperous 2015.
Doug and Polly White
The 3 Secrets to Building Successful Third-Party Partnerships
Partnerships

The 3 Secrets to Building Successful Third-Party Partnerships

Sometimes the shortest path to success is not by focusing merely on internal efforts but by partnering with another business to pursue an opportunity together.
Paul Mandell
What the Uber Snafu Teaches About Avoiding Inappropriate Public Statements
Business Etiquette

What the Uber Snafu Teaches About Avoiding Inappropriate Public Statements

Steer clear of unsuitable business remarks and blunders that will ricochet well beyond a private gathering.
Carm Lyman
The Art of Crafting Successful Vendor Relationships
Vendors

The Art of Crafting Successful Vendor Relationships

Partnering with established service providers allows a young company to scale more quickly and focus on developing and refining the core business.
Zeke Adkins
Don't Let Time Be a Deal Killer. Network Effectively.
Relationships

Don't Let Time Be a Deal Killer. Network Effectively.

Figure out how to collaborate to score referrals, make the right connections and close sales.
Chris Macomber
Right Business, Wrong Social Media Culture
Social Media Marketing

Right Business, Wrong Social Media Culture

When creating an online marketing strategy for your company, be sure to select the right platform.
Jay Izso
Empathy in Business Is Vital to an Entrepreneur's Success
Growth Strategies

Empathy in Business Is Vital to an Entrepreneur's Success

It is important that customers, employees, investors and stakeholders know that their interests are a priority.
Joey Pomerenke
Great Entrepreneur, Lousy Lover?
Work-Life Balance

Great Entrepreneur, Lousy Lover?

Best-selling author and therapist Esther Perel says too many entrepreneurs sacrifice their personal relationships at the altar of their business.
Catherine Clifford
Don't Let These 5 Excuses Stop You From Networking
Networking

Don't Let These 5 Excuses Stop You From Networking

Often, when it comes to building relationships, the same excuses surface repeatedly with entrepreneurs. Here is how to get past them.
Paul Axtell
5 Ways to Get Your First Customer
Customers

5 Ways to Get Your First Customer

The initial adopters of your product play a pivotal role for your company. They bring in revenue and can open doors to other purchasers.
Diana Kander
It's All About Nuance. How to Convey and Discern Email Tone.
Email

It's All About Nuance. How to Convey and Discern Email Tone.

Emotional cues are hard to express via digital communication. What's a modern-day communicator to do?
Karen Lachtanski
Key to Career Success? Finding the Right Spouse.
Relationships

Key to Career Success? Finding the Right Spouse.

Finding a conscientious partner in life makes the difference between career stress and career success, a study finds.
Lisa Evans
The Tricks to Getting 10 Times More Referrals From Your Network
Networking

The Tricks to Getting 10 Times More Referrals From Your Network

Sometimes it's not just what you know, but who you know that makes all the difference in business.
Mike Fishbein
How to Be Remarkable at Following Up
Networking

How to Be Remarkable at Following Up

You did the hard work of making the first networking connection (the meeting or phone call). Now don't squander the power of those moments.
Sean Kim