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    Encourage or Detract Clients: How You Solve Problems

    Salespeople are invariably the ‘fall’ person for taking the blame when it comes to errors. The blame game is rampant inside the company and clientele hold the representative responsible. The very best approach is to quickly apologize and avoid all excuses. Your immediate apology indicates upfront you are to be trusted and maintains a reputable …

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    The Importance of Your Profile Picture for Your Career

    Did you ever think of what your profile picture tells about you? Especially, your profile picture on LinkedIn or on a job website should be credible and show your true self because if someone doesn’t know you, the first impression s/he makes about you is by looking at your picture. Also, recruiters spend 19% of …

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    How to Continue Moving Business Forward

    For most people new to a business, the knowledge of how to keep business moving forward is an unknown. The other side of it is a complete lack of understanding as to the importance the individual and their personal brand plays when it comes to achieving success. The same may be said for advancing one’s …

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    Opinions Matter and Are to Be Welcomed

    We have all been a party to sensitive discussions both personal and in the corporate environment. We know that if we do say what’s on our mind, the other person will take offense. So, although we have the urge to blurt out our opinions we tend to hold back. Most of us are taught that …

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    Freedom to Stand Out in Your Career

    As we come upon the Fourth of July there has never been a time that Freedom has never been more on top of peoples minds

    If you live in the USA there are many days that freedom is taken for granted.

    We have the freedom to:

    Change jobs at will Move to a new city…
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    The Context of Content and Your Personal Brand

    Sосiаl mеdiа iѕ such a роwerful marketing tool уеt over 70% оf ѕmаll businesses and solopreneurs ѕtrugglе with it. Oftеn, I аm looking thrоugh the social media of people starting up a business or running a business and am surprised to see how much they struggle to focus on any cohesive message – 70% оf …

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    How to Remain Steady and Move Forward

    Most people new to business are unaware of the steps to keep business and career on track. Adding to the problem is a complete lack of understanding as to the importance of the steps listed below as they apply to achieving success.

    Standing still in business or a job, as people remain in their comfort …

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    Biggest Social Media Mistakes that Can Get You Fired

    There are many benefits of using social media such as connecting with friends and family who live far away or following the news and latest trends. However, if you misuse it, it can get you in trouble and destroy your whole career.

    Making an Offensive Comment: Never post something racist, sexist or offensive. Remember, in…
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    How to Balance the Output-Input of Social Networking

    Social media marketing is a place to build community — so where do you find the right balance between selling your brand’s products or services and building relationships? There are several ways you can make your marketing strategy both effective and influential.

    It is important for your brand to be actively involved in networking with …

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    Ask One Question to Help You Set Your Priorities

    Warning: This will come across as harsh.

    Being that this is the graduation season this might be the most critical nugget you (or someone you know) needs to put their career on the right path. By asking The One Question you may be able to set your career on the perfect trajectory. But, at what …

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