• Learn How to Build a Powerful Personal Brand That Will Differentiate You and Allow You To Compete in the Global Marketplace.
  • Blog Archives

    Perseverance IS the Key to Success

    boy-1300226_640

    Perseverance is the key to success in any endeavor. Particularly when things do not play out as anticipated, we need to be vigilant and try again. There are a number of ways to lighten the burden and increase the odds for being successful.

    Perseverance ~ Try, Learn from Poor Outcomes, Try Again

    Today, there are …

    Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,
    Posted in entrepreneurship, Success Strategies

    What to Do If Your Business Has a Fire

    fire-663747_640

    Although many of us go through great efforts to fireproof our home, we rarely bring this outlook into the workplace. While there’s no replacement for a little bit of forethought and diligence, a fire at your place of business doesn’t have to mean the end of your company altogether. In fact, approximately 60 percent of …

    Tagged with: , ,
    Posted in entrepreneurship

    5 Elevator Pitches That Peak the Curiosity

    personal-989133_640

    You’re at that pivotal point in your entrepreneurial journey. It’s time to secure an investor. You’re ready to take the next step, and want to partner with a business minded person who understands your specific needs. You managed to peak the interest of several big name money makers, and it’s time to move on to …

    Tagged with: , , ,
    Posted in entrepreneurship, Networking, Success Strategies

    Meet Fear Head On to Reach Your Peak

    board-939244_640

    Not everyone was born to take risk. But sometimes circumstance calls upon us to do so. When a once in a lifetime opportunity is presented, we have to say “Yes!” or the regret of not having done so will remain. Make it a habit to accept and quietly go get help to boost confidence.  This …

    Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
    Posted in entrepreneurship, Success Strategies

    Strategies Entrepreneurs Can Use to Stand Out to Investors

    313238312_3c0b16565f

    The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched BusinessCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses.

    1. Develop a Web Presence

    Become a contributor for several …

    Tagged with: , , , ,
    Posted in entrepreneurship

    How to Ensure Product Safety and Avoid Recalls

    15749912566_4a3237a831

    With a growing focus on consumer safety, manufacturers from nearly every industry and all parts of the globe are working to ensure the efficacy of their products. Failure to develop products that are safe and user-friendly could result in monetary fines, loss of contracts and even mass recalls. In fact, an all-time high of 51 …

    Tagged with: , ,
    Posted in entrepreneurship

    Leverage the Relationship Between a Brand and Logo

    213498949_ad05c0523c

    The following answers are provided by members of Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, YEC recently launched BusinessCollective, a free virtual mentorship program that helps millions of entrepreneurs start and grow businesses.

    1. Your Logo Is Not Your Brand

    The goal of …

    Tagged with: , , , ,
    Posted in entrepreneurship

    3 Qualities to Embrace to Improve Results

    tie-690084_640

    The desire to improve results is alive for most people. It’s the only way in which we and our business grow. The three qualities listed below may sound simple enough, but the implications and detail are what will make the difference.

    To be brief, the three qualities to be given serious consideration are:

    Flexibility Insightfulness…
    Read the Rest →
    Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
    Posted in entrepreneurship, Success Strategies

    4 Unique Ways to Fundraise for Your Nonprofit

    volunteer-1326758_640

    Most nonprofits face a dilemma at some point in their existence. They are supposed to focus on a positive goal without being driven by profit, yet funds are always necessary to continue operations. Grants are increasingly competitive and the market is crowded with other nonprofit groups, so it is difficult to stand out.

    Also, there …

    Tagged with: , ,
    Posted in entrepreneurship

    Just To Get a Rep

    14441128264_3d96a0e5ca

    As a mode of communications, the internet in general, and social media, in particular, has allowed us to connect to others in many different ways. We can share all types of happenstances in our lives and this ability can affect our lives both our personal and professional lives. Social media, for some, has seemingly blurred …

    Tagged with: , , ,
    Posted in Brand Yourself As, Career Development, Career Resources, entrepreneurship, Me 2.0, Personal Branding, Positioning, Reputation Management, SEO, Social Media
    Content Partners
    As Seen In