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    Hillary Clinton tries rebranding herself. Again.
    Hot on the heels of reports that Hillary Clinton has recruited a team of consumer marketing specialists to "help imagine Hillary 5.0," a February 25 column by American Enterprise Institute fellow Jonah Goldberg suggests that in and of...
  • Learn to make the right decisions
    6 tips on managing the stress of making decisions
    It can be stressful when you have to make important decisions regarding your business and career. We all want to make the right decisions and this can create a lot of anxiety.As a result, here are six suggestions on how to manage the stress of...
  • Be a leader
    6 tips on managing the anxieties of being a leader
    Fear and anxiety can overwhelm us when we have to be a leader. Being a leader requires the ability to lead people in doing a certain task. This can sometimes be a little scary.As a result, here are six tips on how to reduce the fear and anxiety of...
  • Learn to get along
    7 tips on dealing with a boss that stresses you out
    Do you like your job but your boss gives you a hard time? If so, it is important to be able to get along with your manager on a daily basis.Here are seven tips on how to handle a difficult boss.1. Do More Work: Try to do more than what is expected...
  • Cybercrime and security online
    Can ethical hacking safeguard your business from cybercrime?
    Pretty much any business today needs a good website to stay competitive. But when you're running a business that operates even partly online, you're going to face plenty of risks that you have to be aware of be proactive about. One of the...
  • Intuitive Business
    Intuitive Business & Valuing Your Soul Gifts
    INTUITIVE BUSINESS & VALUING YOUR SOUL GIFTS:I spoke with an intuitive that I am mentoring yesterday and was reminded of something that took me quite a bit to learn. I feel called to share because so many of us have experienced this at some...
  • A SMARTer urban driving experience
    Taking Car2Go for a test drive
    The best solutions are the simple ones. The ones after you see them you cannot believe people had not thought of it sooner.Anyone who has lived in a city has thought “I just need a car for like 5 minutes”, and then starts the mad...
  • Empathetic listening
    How to listen empathetically
    It is early, and the gentleman on the other line is complaining because his power has not been working since the ice storm. Being the seasoned people oriented person that you are, you immediately apologize followed by the statement, “I...
  • Facebook for photography
    5 Ways photographers can get more out of Facebook marketing
    Many photographers choose Facebook as one of the primary means of marketing their business online. With most other types of businesses, customers my browse their Facebook page but they still have to research the product and decide if they can...
  • Save Time on Social Media Management
    How to Free Up Some of Your Time Managing Your Social Media Campaigns
    Statistics show that the average American spends nearly THREE hours on social media each day! And business owners are no better. We spend about SIX hours a day managing our social media platforms. One thing is clear: social media should not be a...
  • What to Know When Switching to VoIP
    What to Know When Switching to VoIP
    Voice over Internet Protocol -- called VoIP -- helps businesses conduct long-distance phone calls from anywhere in the world. VoIP is particularly useful for organizations operating in multiple locations with a fleet of remote employees...
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    Cadillac's new business plan proves Einstein's Theory of Insanity
    Even to physicists, Einstein's best-known theory, the Theory of Relativity, is extremely complicated to state, much less explain. His lesser-known theory, the Theory of Insanity, is so simple it can be stated in just 13 self-explanatory words:...
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    Are you sabotaging your own email blasts?
    Too many marketers are blasting emails at the wrong time, a February 13 Center for Media Research email brief reported (link unavailable). As a TrackMaven analysis of email traffic put it, "the majority of marketers are drawing from the same...
  • Bridesmaids at Veterans Terrace
    Bridesmaid for Hire: The New Normal for Wedding Planning
    Admit it. The first thing you think when you hear the phrase "Bridesmaid for Hire" is something along the lines of distrust in whoever provides that service and wondering why the bride would need or want to pay someone to be a bridesmaid...
  • Comcast Center
    Comcast cashes elderly woman's rent check, refuses to return it
    Cable and internet provider Comcast has had a rough go of it lately. From rampant consumer complaints to increased scrutiny from the federal government to taking home Consumerist's infamous Worst Company in America Award last year (they beat...