Grow Your Business

Plant a Seed and Watch Your Business Grow

Do you have all the business you could possibly want or need? If you’re like me, you’re still growing your business. Marketing is an ongoing item on my agenda, and I’m always looking for new ways to market my services. Where do you begin the process of attracting more business? How do you get the…

Conference Call Tips

Strategies For Successful Business Networking

There are a variety of organizations that run networking groups across the country. The largest group is probably BNI, which offers members the chance to attend weekly meetings and develop new professional relationships to help them grow their business. some chambers of commerce are now organizing “leads groups” for their members as well. These groups…

Social Networking For Career

Profiting From Online Social Networking

This is the second in a series of articles we will be publishing relaying thoughts and ideas from the Internet Retailer Conference in Chicago, which occurred June 5th through June 7th. Peter Kosciewicz, Director of E-Commerce for the Eastwood Company, and Chris Saito, Senior Director, Shopping Products for Yahoo! Shopping, delivered a presentation entitled “Social…

Male Centric Work Environment

Team Building: Developing A Team To Rely On

Team building is very important when it comes to managing people. People are simply more willing to work together, when the atmosphere encourages it. For many organizations this is quite necessary for the business to run well. When everyone gets along, things just go better. They provide better service to the customer. They work together…

Challenge Or Opportunity

Challenge or Opportunity?

One of my pet peeves is lazy co-workers.  My work-ethic has always been strong and I am innately a motivated, determined person who strives for the best outcome, because that is just the philosophy I choose to live by.  Now I am not saying I am perfect, far from it, but I choose to put…

Job Offer Checklist

Job Offer Check-List

If you’re a job-seeker there are several different factors that you need to consider when offered a new position.   In essence, you want to make sure that all of your needs are met in order to continue or maintain the lifestyle to which you are accustomed. Like with any offer you are considering, there is…

Life after graduation

Life after graduation…

It’s that time of the year where commencement ceremonies and graduation parties are being held in celebration of many years of hard work and dedication to your education.  If you are a senior or a recent grad, there is no doubt you’re thinking about your future and trying to work out a plan that fits…