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    14 Ways to Develop Confidence at Work for Better Personal Branding

    shutterstock_214124413 What are some resources for developing confidence at work (for me, or for my employees) for situations where you need to present, lead or even criticize?

    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 …

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    Posted in entrepreneurship, management

    14 Ways to Handle Negative Press About Your Brand

    shutterstock_268681295 How do you deal with negative press as a business owner?

    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 …

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    3 Reasons Entrepreneurs Fail as Managers

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    Let’s face it, most entrepreneurs are inept managers.  For the majority of small business owners (especially those who have spent little to no time in a formal corporate environment), management is a paramount challenge that prevents them from achieving company growth.   

    In many instances, consistently poor employee management leads to the eventual demise of the …

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    17 Ways to Find Speaking Engagements to Further Your Brand

    shutterstock_200737037 What’s your best piece of advice for finding great speaking engagements?

    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 …

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    16 Ways Rookie Founders Can Prove Themselves and Their Brands

    shutterstock_245163190 What is a quick way a young founder can demonstrate his or her thought leadership, despite not having veteran status in their industry?

    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 …

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    11 Ways to Use Personal Media Features to Strengthen Your Brand

    shutterstock_185743430 How can I use being featured on a media list, such as Forbes 30 Under 30, a part of my brand online?

    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 …

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    Evil Does Exist. It May be One of Your Coworkers.

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    Narcissists are among the most interesting coworkers. They are also repugnant, disruptive and poisonous to a business, and potentially to your career. That is, if your narcissist sees you as anything except a reflection of his or her greatness. So, you must interact with your narcissist as if everything she does deserves nothing but positive …

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    What Small Businesses Can Do for Working Moms

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    Making the decision to become a working mother is not one that is taken lightly. Women want to find fulfillment both at home and in their careers, but balancing the two often takes effort on the part of the workers and the businesses who hire them.

    The effort is proving to be worth it. Having …

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    Chief Customer Officer 2.0

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    A Review

    In an approach that lauds her current fans while expanding outward, Chief Customer Officer 2.0, the sequel to 2005’s Chief Customer Officer, further expands on Jeanne Bliss’  Customer Leadership position by taking readers on a detailed, expansive journey through how, exactly, a successful COO functions. By assuming the readers have already taken the …

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    Communication is Key to Winning

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    Everyone could use a little help with communications skills from time to time. The same is true for the work environment. Since we all have limited time to communicate, we should try to make the best of it.  When you talk with people, you define your relationship with them.  Choose your words carefully and you …

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    Posted in Career Development, Job Search, management, People, Success Strategies
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