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    (En)Counter Culture

    Whether you realize it or not, we are at a pivotal juncture in the marketing and advertising industry. This industry is one that is (and always has been) located at the point where information, entertainment, politics, technology, society & culture converge. The last four elements listed have become more prevalent since the turn of the …

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    Posted in Career Development, Corporate Branding, Employer Branding, entrepreneurship, Marketing, Positioning, Skill Development, Workplace Success

    Phrases to Avoid at Work

    The choice of words is very important when you are expressing yourself. Especially at work, you need a maintain a positive and can-do attitude. Therefore, you need to be careful when you are conveying your message to your coworkers. Below you can find the phrases to avoid at work in order to prevent the negativity …

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    Posted in Career Development, People, Personal Branding, Workplace Success

    Working Without Vacation Drains Your Career

    Summer is already here and soon employees will start thinking about vacation. However, according to Glassdoor’s recent study, 54% of Americans only used half of their vacation days during the past 12 months. Only 23% of them used all of their vacation days. Employees do not want to use all of their vacation days because …

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    Sales Lessons Learned

    Selling anything to anyone is a very hard thing to do. Once you get out of your comfort zone and get used to sales, you learn a lot of life lessons. Below you can find 5 of them.

    It is the stories that sell: Products don’t sell by themselves. You need to back them up…
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    Use the World Cup to Inspire Your Company to a New Level of Success

    Until recently I wasn’t much of a fan of The World Cup (or soccer/futbol, in general for that matter).

    My sports affinity has been more with the North American based sports of baseball, hockey, and American football.

    Over the last decade that has started to change.

    Due to the influence of a very close business …

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    Posted in Workplace Success

    How to Make Innovations at Work?

    Everybody likes to come up with exciting ideas and want to turn them into real life projects. However, innovation is risky and there are factors beyond our control such as bureaucracy. Maybe, the bosses want to keep the company safe and will not be open to innovation as much as you want them to be. …

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    Posted in Personal Branding, Skill Development, Success Strategies, Workplace Success

    Social Skills You Need to Succeed at Work

    Social skills are soft skills that you need in order to become successful in your career. Good news is that social skills can be learned and improve with practice. Thus, if you are not getting along well with people, having a lack of social skills can be the reason. However, people are everywhere and you …

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    Technology and Ethics In the Workplace

    There are many positives of technology in the workplace and it definitely changed the way that we work. However, there are down sides of it too. Some employers violate basic human rights of their employees and are being unethical due to too much technology. There are many lawsuits on privacy rights and ethical behavior in …

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    Posted in Employer Branding, People, Social Media, Workplace Success

    Do’s and Don’ts of Asking For a Raise

    Everybody wants to get a fair paycheck for the accomplishments they have achieved. In the ideal scenario, your boss notices your achievements and gives you a raise. However, in the real world this is not really the case and you need to stand up for yourself and ask for a raise. Unfortunately, this is not …

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    Posted in Personal Branding, Positioning, Success Strategies, Workplace Success

    How to Swing Back After a Business Venture Goes Awry

    Even many of the most successful entrepreneurs have the experience of a business venture going wrong. The intricacies of business can cause a venture to falter, even if you’re not directly responsible for the downfall. Unfortunately, the many moving cogs of a new venture can cause you to overlook essential factors, resulting in a regretful …

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