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  • 04/27/2017
    It used to be that years-long dedication and loyalty to a company was the surefire way to get ahead in your career. You worked hard, paid your dues, then the success would follow. As the global economy has evolved, so has the workforce’s circumstances. Now we need to find better ways to stand apart from our competition. And with many ways to market yourself both on and offline, the...
  • 04/17/2017
    There are likely professional development pieces you must keep up with for your business. Items like certifications, licenses, and other must haves. But what about the secondary training you need to learn to keep your business relevant in today’s changing marketplace? Are you keeping up? Can you afford to? What do you need to know? Here are the top skills most businesses need today and an in...
  • 03/27/2017
    © Graphic StockContent marketing provides the kind of quality content your audience is looking for. Marketers in today’s business climate must yield to the interests of their customers to be successful in the same way that party planners who want people on the dance floor must select music the vast majority of people in attendance will find appealing.Content marketing has to start somew...
  • 03/04/2017
    Networking opportunities are everywhere. You no longer must leave your house to be able to network, but studies now show that online networking doesn’t hold the same power as in-person networking. Networking is critical to landing a job, learning about opportunities before they are broadcast, and getting more sales for your business.You need to do it, even if you hate it, and one of the easi...
  • 12/27/2016
    The most wonderful time of the year can often be the most hectic time. Between the parties, gift shopping, kids’ recitals, cooking, and visiting family, there is a lot to juggle during the holidays. And for those taking care of an elderly parent or relative, ‘tis the season for a lot more added pressure. According to the Family Caregiver Alliance, family members who serve as caregivers...
  • 09/01/2015
    Photo credit: Baker County TourismEarly pioneers who helped settle and tame the Wild West had to overcome many challenges as they made progress toward success. Planning enough food and water, avoiding wild animals, maneuvering through Indian territory, overcoming disease, and arriving safely and successfully before inclement weather hindered their progress, were just a few of the factors to consid...
  • 08/03/2015
     © Can Stock Photo Inc. / jayfishBusiness owners are as guilty as they come. Because they have their own businesses they rarely see a reason to build out things like their LinkedIn profiles. “I’m not looking for a job.”, is a common response when asked why they don’t have one.But in today’s uber-competitive business climate, where even mom and pops are poten...
  • 07/25/2015
    © Can Stock Photo Inc. / EpicStockMediaIf you are in a traditionally “cool” business, like a coffee shop, indy bookstore, or juice bar, it’s likely you have scads of skinny jean-wearing hipsters hanging around your store. But if you’re reading this article, most likely you don’t but you know you need them.There are roughly 75.3 million Millennials in the United S...
  • 06/29/2015
    © Can Stock Photo Inc. / venimoVideo content has exploded as a marketing tool and if you’re on the sidelines wondering why, it may help to know that according to eMarketer, daily time dedicated to digital video watching (for adults) has increased exponentially over the past 5 years. From a measly 6 minutes a day in 2010, to 55 minutes in 2014, we’re certainly getting our time in f...
  • 06/08/2015
    © Can Stock Photo Inc. / redrockerzGoogle has ushered in the era of big content by assigning increasing importance to it from a search perspective. But it placed one large stipulation on content creation. It has to be “good” to be worthwhile.What is “Good” Content?Google depends on your audience for this answer. If they are sharing your content, clicking on it, interac...

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