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News and Articles About Relationships

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
What to Do When You Lose a Client
Customers

What to Do When You Lose a Client

Losing a client is a disappointment. But it can also be a growth opportunity if you truly listen, learn, and embrace the new possibilities that present themselves.
Dorie Clark
The Truth About Networking Events
Networking

The Truth About Networking Events

Networking events can be either amazing opportunities or a complete waste of your time. For those thinking of attending networking events, here is some advice on getting started, along with other ways you can meet great people.
Mike Fishbein
How Office Friendships Could Affect Your Bottom Line
Managing Employees

How Office Friendships Could Affect Your Bottom Line

We spend so much time at work, we see co-workers more often than friends and family. How do you gauge workplace relationships to make sure everyone gets along?
Andre Lavoie
Entrepreneurs Should Expect to Scrape by on Crumbs Before the Feast
Entrepreneur Mindset

Entrepreneurs Should Expect to Scrape by on Crumbs Before the Feast

You will never do big things until you do small things in a big way.
John Brubaker
Richard Branson's Guide to Finding a Mentor
Mentors

Richard Branson's Guide to Finding a Mentor

Every entrepreneur needs one.
Richard Branson
The Biggest Dating Problem Entrepreneurs Have
Relationships

The Biggest Dating Problem Entrepreneurs Have

Entrepreneurs need love, too. Trouble is, many of us are terrible at our approach to relationships and dating.
Lindsay Broder
Leadership

5 Golden Pieces of Leadership Advice for Young Entrepreneurs

How does a new boss learn to step ahead boldly without becoming burdened by the fear of making a mistake? Read some lessons from a former general manager at age 24.
Susan Steinbrecher
Steve Blank: 'Entrepreneurship is a Calling, Not a Job.'
If I Knew Then

Steve Blank: 'Entrepreneurship is a Calling, Not a Job.'

For our 'If I Knew Then, What I Know Now' series, serial entrepreneur Steve Blank discusses the importance of following your passion, the importance of family and the legacy he hopes to leave behind for future entrepreneurs.
Nina Zipkin
In the Digital Age, Relationships Have Become Fragmented. Here's How to Enhance Them.
Networking

In the Digital Age, Relationships Have Become Fragmented. Here's How to Enhance Them.

Even as technology makes it easier to connect, communication is disjointed. Fake friendships abound. Nonetheless, genuine ties can be forged in business and leisure.
Pierre Brais
The 21-Day Desk-Free Challenge
Managing Change

The 21-Day Desk-Free Challenge

A real estate executive realizes that by finding a perch to work inside each of her company's branch offices, she can be more effective and build more productive relationships.
Stacey Alcorn
How to Avoid People Who Will Do Nothing But Waste Your Time
Relationships

How to Avoid People Who Will Do Nothing But Waste Your Time

You've most likely encountered them while conducting business: Those who just talk without taking actions. Here are some tips to deal with them.
Adam Callinan
How Long Before Your Customers Trust You? Two Years.
Trust

How Long Before Your Customers Trust You? Two Years.

Your ability to earn customer trust is what's going to separate you from the competition -- so don't slack.
Catherine Clifford