SMBs: An Unhappy Staff Will Kill Your Marketing Efforts

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SMBs: An Unhappy Staff Will Kill Your Marketing Efforts

Yes, they are lucky to have a job in this time of high unemployment rates, but the reduction in pay raises and increased layoffs has translated into a harder and heavier workload for many and therefore, less effective…

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Being an Entrepreneur Means Showing What You are Made Of

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Being an Entrepreneur Means Showing What You are Made Of

Today, Jill Abramson, former Executive Editor of the New York Times, gave the commencement speech at Wake Forest University. Quite appropriately, Wake Forest requested she speak on resilience. Her controversial firing from the NYT . . .

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“The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something.”

“The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something.” “The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something.”

“The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something.”

The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It’s as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer, not a dreamer. – Nolan Bushnell I got […]

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Is KMart Abusing Employees with No Time for Thanksgiving?

Is KMart Abusing Employees with No Time for Thanksgiving? Is KMart Abusing Employees with No Time for Thanksgiving?

Is KMart Abusing Employees with No Time for Thanksgiving?

This is just a quick poll to get your opinion on the insanity around Black Friday. In case you aren’t aware, KMart recently announced they were opening at 6 am on Thanksgiving and remaining open for 41 hours through Black Friday. I tweeted them about it and later learned this is their standard reply for any […]

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3 Small Business Technology Resolutions for 2013 (pt.2)

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In my previous post, I tried to drive home the notion that if you didn’t collaborate in your business in 2012, then you didn’t see growth. And 2013 isn’t going to be any better if you don’t change something. I also promised a list of tools to help you make real world productive changes that are also HUGE time savers…

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