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Social Media Marketing: How To Use Facebook As A Promotion Tool

Social media marketing can be financially rewarding for those who sell products or services. However, over-promotion can be offensive and this can lead to fewer sales and potential customers.Continue Reading

Appearances First: Four Steps to Making a Good First Impression

First impressions are lasting – especially in the business world. They form the framework within which everything else about a person is placed. When a person first meets another, the first impression sets the bar for what is expected of the other from then on. While it may not be fair to judge another solely on something as superficial as a single encounter, it is human nature. Therefore, a good first impression when meeting others is vital. One may not be able to control all of the varying factors involved in a first impression, but certainly one does have control over some of them. Appearance, poise, speech and manners are four important factors that one should strive to present well in order make the best first impression possible. Continue Reading

All About SWOT: How to Improve Your Life and Business

When you are trying to improve your life, career or business, you need to take a look at the SWOT spectrum to see how your life is turning out. You may understand some of these concepts in your life, but you might not put your knowledge of them into practice. When you cover each category, you will discover a way to live a more efficient life that is based around your strengths, improves your weaknesses and reduces threats.Continue Reading

Getting the Message: How And Why You Should Improve Communication Skills

Communication is very important in every phase of life. People that have communication skills will excel in a lot of things that they do. Others that struggle with communicating with see problems in their careers, relationships and finances. That is why it is important to get engaged in the improvement of communication. Continue Reading

Moving Up: The Next 5 Moves to Make to Advance Your Career

The next 5 moves to make to advance your career can help when wanting to change one’s employment position. Dressing for success, furthering one’s education, find a professional mentor, becoming knowledgeable about the company, and networking with others can be beneficial. Remember one’s ambitions and goals when following these moves. One must not lose sight of one’s goals.
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Business Boost: 10 Advertising Tricks For Your Small Business

Many small businesses require advertising in order to get their word out. Without advertising, the public wouldn’t know what products or services the small business is selling. This article is based on 10 advertising tricks for your small business.Continue Reading

10 Millionaires That Seem Crazy: What They Did

The word eccentric, is commonly associated with the word millionaire. And while it can’t be said that every millionaire is crazy, they have been known to do an abundance of crazy things. Here are 10 millionaires that seem crazy. Continue Reading

Business and Internet: How to Share Links for Your Business Website

Technology has taken the world by storm. Everyone likes to stay connected. It is a little discouraging at times. For example, going to social events to find everyone’s nose buried in their smart phones. However, the same technology that has a tendency to ruin social gatherings has made a tremmendous impact on the way social networking, and advertising is done. It is so easy to get the word out about your business. All you need is a computer, and a little insight on how to use all the features that can be helpful to you. Hopefully, by the end of this article, you will be ready to get started.Continue Reading

LinkedIn: How and Why You Should Use It

LinkedIn is a very popular social networking site that focuses on business connections. Started in 2003, today more than 225 million members use the service to connect with existing business associates, colleagues, and clients, making them a part of an immediate network. People who are thus connected have access to each other’s connections, allowing one to create an extended network of potential business contacts. LinkedIn is a way for people to showcase their experience and skills and to be available for new opportunities.Continue Reading

Commuter Cons: Reducing Pesky Commute Costs

Reducing commute costs is one of the major ways that many people can save money. With gas prices continuing to rise it can be very difficult for those with a long commute to manage their budget and some areas simply do not have reliable public transportation. There are still some inventive ways that those with a long commute can use for reducing pesky commute costs.Continue Reading