First Impressions

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5 Tips for Building a Strong Brand Identity
Branding

5 Tips for Building a Strong Brand Identity

What's in a name? Everything: A vibrant brand is what keeps a prospective customer interested long enough to view your offerings.
Dan Scalco
How to Make a Great First Impression
Networking

How to Make a Great First Impression

Answering the simple yet complex question: 'What do you do?'
Ivan Misner
12 Phrases That Are Making You Sound Ignorant
Personal Branding

12 Phrases That Are Making You Sound Ignorant

Every time you speak is another opportunity to make a lasting impression. For good or not so good.
Serenity Gibbons
Don't Underestimate How Much Spelling Matters in Business Communications
First Impressions

Don't Underestimate How Much Spelling Matters in Business Communications

Even in writing, you have just one chance to make a good first impression.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Don't Make Things Awkward: Reduce Uncertainty and Proactively Communicate
First Impressions

Don't Make Things Awkward: Reduce Uncertainty and Proactively Communicate

Sylvie di Giusto, founder of Executive Image consulting and author of "The Image of Leadership," provides tips to help you lead your business.
Jill Schiefelbein
4 Techniques Successful People Use to Make a Positive First Impression
First Impressions

4 Techniques Successful People Use to Make a Positive First Impression

Got a firm handshake? Remembered to bring business cards? Go to a party or event prepared to "wow" people in those first crucial seconds.
Larry Alton
3 Essentials for Making a Big Splash at Your New Job
Make More Happen

3 Essentials for Making a Big Splash at Your New Job

No first impression is more important than the one you make on the people you will work with.
Jim Joseph
A Stupid 3-Word Phrase That Instantly Ruins Your Credibility
First Impressions

A Stupid 3-Word Phrase That Instantly Ruins Your Credibility

If somebody tells you price isn't important they are delusional.
Gene Marks
Don't Assume What Gifts Potential Partners Want -- You Can't Afford to Be Wrong
Business Gifts

Don't Assume What Gifts Potential Partners Want -- You Can't Afford to Be Wrong

Treat your recipients' loved ones to something nice. Just stay away from their kids until you know them better.
John Ruhlin
4 Keys to Making the Best First Impression
First Impressions

4 Keys to Making the Best First Impression

Lean in, keep your eyes wide and act engaged.
8 Ways You're Making a Bad Impression and Don't Even Know It
Personal Improvement

8 Ways You're Making a Bad Impression and Don't Even Know It

Use these tips to ensure you're putting your best foot forward and finding solid ground in a relationship.
Jennifer Cohen
12 Things College Students Need to Know About the Business World
Self Improvement

12 Things College Students Need to Know About the Business World

Successfully transitioning from classroom to board room means growing up in ways that don't show on your MBA transcripts.
Cole Schafer