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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
10 Research-Proven Tricks to Seem Smarter Than You Are
Intelligence

10 Research-Proven Tricks to Seem Smarter Than You Are

Certain behaviors carry special power to magnify your intelligence in the eyes of others. Here are 10 you can use to your advantage today.
Travis Bradberry
Bad Email Grammar Ain't Good for Getting You a Job or a Date
Grammar

Bad Email Grammar Ain't Good for Getting You a Job or a Date

Whether it is the cover letter for your resume or your profile on a dating site, people are judging how you wrote it before they consider what you said.
John Boitnott
This Is What You Do When You Want to Own The Room Within 5 Minutes
Networking

This Is What You Do When You Want to Own The Room Within 5 Minutes

It's about doing your homework, asserting leadership and connecting in a way that will leave an impression long after you've left.
Jennifer Cohen
8 Small Things People Use to Judge Your Personality
Personality

8 Small Things People Use to Judge Your Personality

Research shows that people focus on 8 specific behaviors in evaluating your personality. Be ready for them so that you can make a strong impression.
Travis Bradberry
How to Master the Art of the First Impression
First Impressions

How to Master the Art of the First Impression

Here are 6 tips to help you make your first impression a good one.
Travis Bradberry
Try to Avoid Squawking Like a Peacock While Marketing Yourself. It's Annoying.
Marketing Bootcamp

Try to Avoid Squawking Like a Peacock While Marketing Yourself. It's Annoying.

Entrepreneur Network partner Matt Dubiel compares bad marketing to a loud peacock in this video.
Entrepreneur Network
4 Ways Your Startup Can Make a Lasting Impression
Make More Happen

4 Ways Your Startup Can Make a Lasting Impression

It's imperative to make a good first impression but, surprisingly, it's not all that hard to do.
Elliot Tomaeno
4 Tactics for Making Your New Business Seem More Established
Ready To Launch

4 Tactics for Making Your New Business Seem More Established

If your business is just getting off the ground, it doesn't have to appear that way.
Lauren Hooker
Founder of Essie Nail Polish Says Drive, Commitment and Passion Are the Secrets to Building a Successful Company
Make More Happen

Founder of Essie Nail Polish Says Drive, Commitment and Passion Are the Secrets to Building a Successful Company

Essie Weingarten says you have to live and breathe your brand and company mission.
Nina Zipkin
5 Strategies for Becoming More Influential
Influencers

5 Strategies for Becoming More Influential

Knowing what you are talking about is the easiest part of becoming a persuasive, well connected entrepreneur.
Jeff Boss
Embrace Your Quirks. Invest in Your Personal Brand and Boost Your Business.
Personal Branding

Embrace Your Quirks. Invest in Your Personal Brand and Boost Your Business.

Focusing on how you present yourself to the world will help your company grow.
Elliot Tomaeno
8 Handshakes That Make Unforgettably Bad First Impressions
First Impressions

8 Handshakes That Make Unforgettably Bad First Impressions

Nothing in your body language speaks louder than how you shake hands.
Jacqueline Whitmore
4 Ways to Be Certain You Don't Order Faux Pas at a Business Lunch
Working Lunch

4 Ways to Be Certain You Don't Order Faux Pas at a Business Lunch

What you order and how you look eating it can make at least as much impression as anything you have to say.
John Boitnott