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Make Your Resignation Letter Polite, Even When You're Not Feeling It.
Quitting a Job

Make Your Resignation Letter Polite, Even When You're Not Feeling It.

An unprofessionally written and rude resignation letter may come back to haunt you.
Felix Tarcomnicu
Rethinking Mentorship: 4 Steps to Take Control of Your Own Success
Personal Development

Rethinking Mentorship: 4 Steps to Take Control of Your Own Success

Nontraditional avenues can help you make new connections, pursue lifelong learning and benefit from peer-mentoring experiences.
Debby Carreau
5 Tips for Starting a Successful Business
Success Strategies

5 Tips for Starting a Successful Business

Here's a hint: You can't do it all on your own. And while it may seem counter-intuitive, taking time away from work can help you grow your business, long-term.
8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile
Linkedin

8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile

You could get passed over on LinkedIn if your headshot stinks. Put your best face forward on the popular professional networking hub by not making these common and comical profile faux pas.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Are You Approachable or Alienating?
Networking

Are You Approachable or Alienating?

The way you stand can actually make up a person's mind as to whether or not they want to meet and talk to you.
Ivan Misner
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
3 Crazy-Simple Ways to Make Your Personal Brand Stand Out
Make More Happen

3 Crazy-Simple Ways to Make Your Personal Brand Stand Out

Making a name, and an image, for yourself isn't all that hard. Focus on a few key areas to create a personal brand that stands out -- in a good way -- from all the others.
Mel Carson
Excellence Is Not a Single Act -- It's a Habit.
Entrepreneur Network

Excellence Is Not a Single Act -- It's a Habit.

Ivan Misner, founder of Business Network International, explains his concept of doing six things a thousand times.
Erin Schultz
It's Sell or Die Because Sales Are the Lifeblood of Every Company
Customer Experience

It's Sell or Die Because Sales Are the Lifeblood of Every Company

It may not be brain surgery, but done right, sales is a practice like medicine or any other profession. Learn it. Practice it.
Phil La Duke
Internships for Adults Are on the Rise. Here's What You Need to Know
Careers

Internships for Adults Are on the Rise. Here's What You Need to Know

While a returnship does not guarantee a job, it does provide marketable skills, experts said. They also offer mentorship, experience and a chance to learn about new industry trends and operations.
The Cocktail You Shouldn't Mix: Networking and Booze
Networking

The Cocktail You Shouldn't Mix: Networking and Booze

Be careful not to accidentally alienate a good opportunity just because you want to have a couple of drinks in a business setting.
Matt Garrett
How To Break In and Stand Out at a Networking Event
Radicals & Visionaries

How To Break In and Stand Out at a Networking Event

Just remember that most person feel awkward striking up a conversation with a stranger and will appreciate that you took the initiative.
Jacqueline Whitmore
3 Things to Value When Networking With an Entrepreneur
Radicals & Visionaries

3 Things to Value When Networking With an Entrepreneur

Showing value to an entrepreneur will show the entrepreneur how serious you are.
Tyler Leslie
Habits Won't Make You Successful
Radicals & Visionaries

Habits Won't Make You Successful

Daily habits won't help you succeed at anything, except maybe becoming a robot.
Steve Tobak