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Turbo Charge Your Career With The Most Powerful Leadership Tool Of All: The Leadership Talk. (Part One) : Turbo Charge Your Career With The Most Powerful Leadership Tool Of All: The Leadership Talk. (Part One) By: Brent Filson Leaders speak 15 to 20 times daily.
added on 15.01.2015. 14:00 in Business and Finance

Turbo Charge Your Career With The Most Powerful Leadership Tool Of All: The Leadership Talk : Turbo Charge Your Career With The Most Powerful Leadership Tool Of All: The Leadership Talk By: Brent Filson To develop and deliver a great Leadership Talk, you must understand that every Talk has three important parts. (1) Audience Needs.
added on 16.01.2015. 15:00 in Business and Finance

Ambition and Drive Or Am I Just Crazy? : Ambition and Drive Or Am I Just Crazy? By: Michelle Murphy For years Michelle Murphy had the dream of owning her own business and being her own boss. Not everyone can afford to jump into entrepreneurship with both feet.
added on 03.02.2015. 09:00 in Business and Finance

10 Networking Myths For Newbies-To-Networking : 10 Networking Myths For Newbies-To-Networking By: Maria Marsala It's a given, isn't it? If you're in business, your number one job is to market. If you keep your business a secret - don't let people know how you can help make their lives better and what you do, you won't be successful - because no one will know that you're in business.
added on 05.02.2015. 11:00 in Business and Finance

How Easy Is It To Give Away Money? : How Easy Is It To Give Away Money? By: Nigel Owen Instead of "gambling" with my online business, I've discovered that I can invest in my business by simply paying for other people to join my group. Once they see how this works for me, they're delighted to pay for other people to join THEIR group as well.
added on 19.03.2015. 06:00 in Business and Finance

The Four Laws Of Leadership : The Four Laws Of Leadership By: Brent Filson Leadership is motivational or it's stumbling in the dark. After all, isn't it more effective to have people want to go from point A to point B instead of to be ordered to go from A to B? The ability to instill "want to" in others, to motivate them, marks the difference between average leaders and great leaders.
added on 26.03.2015. 13:00 in Business and Finance

All in the Details: Event Planning : All in the Details: Event Planning By: Michelle Murphy You are attending a conference or a seminar, whether for business or for educational purposes. You register in advance and don't give it another thought.
added on 13.04.2015. 07:00 in Business and Finance

Getting Involved in the Development Industry : Getting Involved in the Development Industry By: Mel Dunn Australia is blessed with an incredible pool of talent and experience, across a broad range of industries, and it is this expertise that could provide significant and sustainable benefits into the communities where a development initiative is targeted. The challenge for many firms and individuals wishing to participate in development activities is in understanding the intricacies of the process to secure involvement.
added on 16.04.2015. 10:00 in Business and Finance

Ceos And Boards Are Locked In A Spiral Of Doom : Ceos And Boards Are Locked In A Spiral Of Doom By: Brent Filson American CEOs are dropping like flies. Boards, armed with new federal rules and stock exchange requirements coming in the wake of the corporate scandals of the past few years, are getting rid of underperforming CEOs at record rates.
added on 08.05.2015. 08:00 in Business and Finance

In Leadership, Results Are Limitless : In Leadership, Results Are Limitless By: Brent Filson Results are limitless. That's not a supposition.
added on 30.05.2015. 06:00 in Business and Finance

Out Recruit The Competition : Out Recruit The Competition By: Brett M. Stevens We hear from our clients that they "hope the candidate takes the job.
added on 05.06.2015. 12:00 in Business and Finance

An Honest Look at Your Business : An Honest Look at Your Business By: Shaun Kirk There is a difference between being comfortable and being in apathy. It is very comfortable to have a smooth running organization when you have a team that knows what to do and does it.
added on 06.06.2015. 13:00 in Business and Finance

Two Vital Abilities Any Leader Must Have : Two Vital Abilities Any Leader Must Have By: Shaun Kirk As a business owner, you are a leader whether you like it or not. Whether you like it or not you have to guide your group in order to expand your organization.
added on 08.06.2015. 15:00 in Business and Finance

Surviving Corporate Politics : Surviving Corporate Politics By: Gary Whittaker Opportunities Are Made, Not Created In the business of corporate politics, one thing has become very clear: Most business decisions are grown from the grassroots level. Sure, it may all seem likes it's coming from corporate HQ, with announcements and presentations that have their organisations in perpetual flux, but make no mistake about it, most of those decisions have been influenced by lobbyists in the lower levels.
added on 16.06.2015. 23:00 in Business and Finance

Boost Your Leadership Skills Simply By Answering The Question, "What Does Your Organization Really Reward?" : Boost Your Leadership Skills Simply By Answering The Question, "What Does Your Organization Really Reward?" By: Brent Filson The difference between leaders is ears. Good leaders not only ask good questions, but they actually listen to the answers.
added on 25.06.2015. 08:00 in Business and Finance

Why It Is Impossible To Raise Your Standard Of Living Working A Job : Why It Is Impossible To Raise Your Standard Of Living Working A Job By: Walt F.J.
added on 14.07.2015. 03:00 in Business and Finance

A Rare Leadership Skill: Dealing With People Who Want Out : A Rare Leadership Skill: Dealing With People Who Want Out By: Brent Filson As a leader, you'll inevitably be faced with people wanting to leave your team or organization. Dealing with the challenge is critical for your leadership success.
added on 22.07.2015. 11:00 in Business and Finance

Microsoft CRM: implementation, customization, support - overview for consultant : Microsoft CRM: implementation, customization, support - overview for consultant By: Andrew Karasev Microsoft Business Solutions CRM is present several years on the US software market plus it makes advances in Europe. We expect substantial number growth of Microsoft CRM implementations across USA.
added on 28.07.2015. 17:00 in Business and Finance

Issue Management Methodology for Tracking Project Issues : Issue Management Methodology for Tracking Project Issues By: Grant Murray 1.) What is an Issue? An issue is an incident, circumstance, problem or inquiry that affects or potentially affects the timely delivery of the project, product or service, it may also impact the quality of deliverables and the cost of production.
added on 18.08.2015. 14:00 in Business and Finance

Top Ten eBay Scams : Top Ten eBay Scams By: John Parsons Scam One June 15, 2004.) eBay agreed to pay $9.
added on 30.08.2015. 02:00 in Business and Finance

Advice for the First Time Real Estate Investor : Advice for the First Time Real Estate Investor By: Kimberly Shallenberger-Cameron There was an ABC News story that came across my desk today on Real Estate Flipping. It was one of those, "this is where everyone is getting rich" stories that tends to send a whole bunch of "get-rich-quick-types" rushing out to buy investment property without so much as a clue as to how much work- or risk- is involved.
added on 06.09.2015. 09:00 in Business and Finance

How to Start an Investment Club - Business Model : How to Start an Investment Club - Business Model By: chris hickman Your investment club will need to decide what type of entity you're going to adopt for business purposes. You'll have to decide whether you're going to be a corporation, a general partnership, or limited liability partnership.
added on 09.09.2015. 12:00 in Business and Finance

In Leadership, Good Enough Is Pretty Bad : In Leadership, Good Enough Is Pretty Bad By: Brent Filson The first time I meet a leader to decide if we should work together, I invariably ask one question. The answer to that question gives me an idea of whether we'll have a productive relationship.
added on 14.09.2015. 17:00 in Business and Finance

Commentary: The Obscene Warner Music Executive Payouts : Commentary: The Obscene Warner Music Executive Payouts By: Ritch Esra In these times of major label mergers, downsizing, the slashing of label rosters, and thousands of record company jobs being lost over the last three years--not to mention the enormous sea change and seismic shifts that technology has wrought--comes one of the most disturbing reports we have come across. It further reveals just how profoundly out-of-touch certain companies TRULY are when addressing the problems within their own record divisions.
added on 15.09.2015. 18:00 in Business and Finance

Gift Card Issues Resolved : Gift Card Issues Resolved By: Stuart Simpson Simon Property Group agreed to modify its gift-card fee in New York that was misleading and costly for consumers. Gift card users faced a $2.
added on 18.09.2015. 21:00 in Business and Finance

How a Group Purchasing Organization Can Save Your Business Money : How a Group Purchasing Organization Can Save Your Business Money By: Ken Hamilton GPO's (Group Purchasing Organizations) have been around for about ten years primarily in the healthcare industry. The basic concept of a GPO is that a group of businesses can come together and buy products cheaper than any single company can.
added on 28.10.2015. 13:00 in Business and Finance

Mystery Shopping : Mystery Shopping By: Barry Stein Mystery shopping is an excellent way to make extra money. In fact, some people make a full time living doing it.
added on 04.12.2015. 02:00 in Business and Finance

Team Building for Entrepreneurs : Team Building for Entrepreneurs By: Joanne Victoria As a business owner and entrepreneur, you need an external and internal team of people to help your business thrive. As a business resource consultant, I also help others build the teams they need for continued success.
added on 12.12.2015. 10:00 in Business and Finance

The 'Leader's Fallacy' May Prove Howard Dean's Undoing : The 'Leader's Fallacy' May Prove Howard Dean's Undoing By: Brent Filson Howard Dean's tenure as chairman of the Democratic National Committee will be fleeting unless he avoids a common leadership trap I call it, the "Leader's Fallacy". Leaders adhere to the Leader's Fallacy when they believe their enthusiasm for a particular leadership challenge is automatically reciprocated by the people they lead.
added on 15.12.2015. 13:00 in Business and Finance

5 Promotion Secrets to Get the Job You Want : 5 Promotion Secrets to Get the Job You Want By: Ed Sykes You Mean I Need to Promote Myself to Get a Promotion? Time and time again I hear the following from students in my career advancement workshops: "My work speaks for itself..
added on 12.01.2016. 17:00 in Business and Finance

How PR Makes a Manager's Life Easier : How PR Makes a Manager's Life Easier By: Robert A. Kelly Things are pleasant for many business, non-profit or association managers when their public relations people deliver newspaper and talk show mentions, informative brochures and videos, and special events that attract a lot of people.
added on 14.01.2016. 19:00 in Business and Finance

The Single Most Important Thing you Must Know if you Own a Home : The Single Most Important Thing you Must Know if you Own a Home By: Jeff Blovits Don't ever, ever lose your job! That's right, it's not your credit score or your assets or your equity or even Location, Location, Location that matter the most, it is whether or not you have an income stream capable of supporting your mortgage. Most people think of their home as the safest of investments that they have.
added on 07.03.2016. 23:00 in Business and Finance

What You May Not Know About Your Mortgage Note : What You May Not Know About Your Mortgage Note By: Frederick Webb By now, many of you are already somewhat familiar with private mortgage notes and how they are used to help facilitate the sale of a property. You may also know that there is a whole industry out there where note investors are in the market to buy your mortgage note.
added on 23.03.2016. 15:00 in Business and Finance

Networking Scares Me! : Networking Scares Me! By: Audrey Burton When I started my business, if I knew then what I know now I either would not have started it or I would have become profitable much faster! Everyone who has their own business needs to learn an incredible amount. Perhaps the most important business tenet is so simple - you make money when you sell stuff.
added on 25.03.2016. 17:00 in Business and Finance

Powerful Words in Sales : Powerful Words in Sales By: Greg Woodley I'd like to discuss the most powerful words you can use during the selling process. After all Rudyard Kipling said, "Words are the most powerful drug used by mankind.
added on 19.04.2016. 18:00 in Business and Finance

Consumer Directed Health Plans : Consumer Directed Health Plans By: Michael Ertel Most of you have heard about "consumer directed health plans". The Bush administration has been a strong supporter of this concept as a way to get a handle on soaring healthcare costs.
added on 06.06.2016. 18:00 in Business and Finance

The Recruiting Truth...Time Is Not On Your Side : The Recruiting Truth..
added on 14.06.2016. 02:00 in Business and Finance

Protect Your Identity NOW : Protect Your Identity NOW By: Christopher Harshbarger We live in an information-oriented society. Technology allows us to do business and make transactions literally in a matter of seconds.
added on 17.06.2016. 05:00 in Business and Finance

New Leadership For A New War : New Leadership For A New War By: Brent Filson The author observes that the war on terror calls for a new kind of leadership. Just as the war is "asymmetrical", it needs "asymmetrical leadership" to help win it.
added on 18.06.2016. 06:00 in Business and Finance

Spinning Gold from Straw: Low Cost Employee Retention and Motivation Tools : Spinning Gold from Straw: Low Cost Employee Retention and Motivation Tools By: Jennifer Loftus Employee retention and motivation..
added on 24.07.2016. 18:00 in Business and Finance

How to Construct A Powerful Profit Pulling Business Portfolio : How to Construct A Powerful Profit Pulling Business Portfolio By: Ugo Okonkwo What is a portfolio and do I really need one? A portfolio is simply a group of investments held by an investor. It's a very carefully chosen selection of businesses and generally, yes; it's a good idea to have one.
added on 19.08.2016. 20:00 in Business and Finance

How To Use A Powerful Leadership Tool To Step Up Sales Results : How To Use A Powerful Leadership Tool To Step Up Sales Results By: Brent Filson Good sales people can close, but few "step up" for even more sales from that close. Yet stepping up should be one of the easiest accomplishments in sales - that is if you know how to build the staircase.
added on 15.09.2016. 23:00 in Business and Finance

A New Age Of Small-Unit Leadership : A New Age Of Small-Unit Leadership By: Brent Filson Recent mergers in many industries remind me of a point that Gen. Dwight Eisenhower often made, "Generals move the pins on a map," he would say, "but the front-line troops have to get the job done.
added on 28.10.2016. 18:00 in Business and Finance

Mental vs. Physical Activity in Marketing : Mental vs. Physical Activity in Marketing By: Marilyn Jenett This article addresses the issue about whether one can attract or magnetize circumstances without taken "action.
added on 10.11.2016. 07:00 in Business and Finance

Cosmic Relief : Cosmic Relief By: Marilyn Jenett The Universe Revealed The Universe as we know it, see it and experience it, is not all there is. The Universe is always in motion - it is a vibrating, pulsating, resonating, magnetizing force and at the molecular level everything is in motion.
added on 11.11.2016. 08:00 in Business and Finance

Top 10 Strategies to Boost Your Business for 2005 : Top 10 Strategies to Boost Your Business for 2005 By: Dr. Letitia S.
added on 12.11.2016. 09:00 in Business and Finance

The Cat in the Hat Will Help You Get Your Point : The Cat in the Hat Will Help You Get Your Point By: Ed Sykes Dr. Seuss's "The Cat in the Hat" Will Help You Get Your Point Across! (Yes you can, here is the Plan) Copyright 2004 Ed Sykes.
added on 26.11.2016. 23:00 in Business and Finance

Delegate to Accelerate Success! : Delegate to Accelerate Success! By: Ed Sykes Recently on the television reality show, The Apprentice, Donald Trump would give the ultimate winner the dream job of working for him, running one of his divisions and earning $250,000 per year. On the final episode, the choice came down to two candidates, Bill Rancic and Kwame Jackson, for the "ultimate" job.
added on 27.11.2016. 00:00 in Business and Finance

Ten Customer Service Secrets to Win Back Customers : Ten Customer Service Secrets to Win Back Customers By: Ed Sykes Recently I was facilitating an Outstanding Customer Service program and broke for lunch. Knowing that the restaurants in the area had much to desire as far as service I gave the students an extra fifteen minutes for lunch.
added on 28.11.2016. 01:00 in Business and Finance

33 Essential Year-End Financial Tasks : 33 Essential Year-End Financial Tasks By: Scott Frush The end of the year is a traditional time of celebration, excitement, reflection and planning - not withstanding the hectic holiday shopping of course. However, the end of the year also holds another, lesser-known but more significant, importance - the optimal time of the year to complete year-end financial tasks.
added on 14.02.2014. 07:00 in Business and Finance

Imagine PR Like This Helping You : Imagine PR Like This Helping You By: Robert A. Kelly As the kids say, how cool is this? You're a business, non-profit or association manager and, finally, you decide to do something positive about the behaviors of those important outside audiences of yours - behaviors that MOST affect your operation.
added on 30.03.2014. 03:00 in Business and Finance

How to Attract and Retain the Right People : How to Attract and Retain the Right People By: Michael Beck If you're one of the many executives struggling with finding and keeping the right people to propel your business forward, you'll find these insights helpful. If you're frustrated by trying to motivate people, work instead to develop a company where people are self-motivated - where they do things because they want to.
added on 25.07.2014. 00:00 in Business and Finance

Sowing and Growing Your Network : Sowing and Growing Your Network By: Helen Wilkie The N-word! We all know the value of networking and we feel we should be doing more of it. Unfortunately, for too many of us the very thought of attending an event where we have to mix and mingle with total strangers is enough to drive us into hiding until it's all over! What a pity we often force ourselves to go to a potentially great conference, but we're so busy worrying about the networking part that we forget to enjoy the event! But networking is like so many other activities in life-it's easy when you know how.
added on 26.07.2014. 01:00 in Business and Finance

Don't Give Presentations Or Speeches. Give Leadership Talks Instead. : Don't Give Presentations Or Speeches. Give Leadership Talks Instead.
added on 29.07.2014. 04:00 in Business and Finance

Einstein, The Universe, And Leadership : Einstein, The Universe, And Leadership By: Brent Filson Every since serving a hitch in the military, I have been nagged by the question that's been hanging around leadership since time immemorial: How can some leaders persuade people to believe in them and follow them and other leaders can't? But it wasn't the military that provided me with a framework to answer that question. It was Albert Einstein and his quest for the unified field theory of the universe.
added on 08.08.2014. 14:00 in Business and Finance

Seven Ways to Say, "No!" : Seven Ways to Say, "No!" By: Gerry McRae A common remedy for improving your time management is to develop the ability of saying, "NO." Since it is easier to recommend than to do, here are some tips on how to do it.
added on 13.08.2014. 19:00 in Business and Finance

Working as a "Knowledge Worker" in the Information Age : Working as a "Knowledge Worker" in the Information Age By: Peter Garas The old adages: "It's not what you know, but who you know" and "High Tech, High Touch" could be the mottos of knowledge workers in the 21st Century. Never before in the history of the world has both networking and interpersonal communication been potentially easier, broader, more wide-spread and paradoxically, more difficult.
added on 05.09.2014. 18:00 in Business and Finance

Better Decisions: Balancing Efficiency & Buy-In : Better Decisions: Balancing Efficiency & Buy-In By: Andrea Corney A big source of managerial churn is lack of clarity around the decision process. The biggest source of confusion is the Team Decision.
added on 10.01.2016. 01:00 in Business and Finance

No Degree, No Problem : No Degree, No Problem By: Brett M. Stevens According to a recent survey, 52% of job candidates polled lied on their resume about having a college degree.
added on 25.01.2016. 16:00 in Business and Finance

Build Lifelong Networks With Your Own Barter Group : Build Lifelong Networks With Your Own Barter Group By: Syed A. Abedi I don't know if you have ever seriously considered bartering.
added on 27.01.2016. 18:00 in Business and Finance

Three Proven Steps to Improve Your Home Business Advertising Response in Just 10 Days. : Three Proven Steps to Improve Your Home Business Advertising Response in Just 10 Days. By: Bob Markovsky Newspaper advertising is a tremendous source of new business that for so many businesses doesn't ever reach its true potential.
added on 01.02.2016. 23:00 in Business and Finance

How To Make The Most Out of a Business Networking Event : How To Make The Most Out of a Business Networking Event By: Karyn Greenstreet You're not alone. Most people are uncomfortable walking into a roomful of strangers.
added on 24.02.2016. 22:00 in Business and Finance

Birds of a Feather May Be Turkeys : Birds of a Feather May Be Turkeys By: Gene Griessman Birds of a feather do flock together. It's true.
added on 29.03.2016. 07:00 in Business and Finance

Will Your Great Idea Sell? : Will Your Great Idea Sell? By: Sylvie Minson No matter how great your idea is, if the market isn't ready for it, or if it's already saturated, you just won't profit from it, at least not at the moment. So how do you know if it's just another great idea or a money tree ripe for the picking? How about some basic market research.
added on 09.04.2016. 18:00 in Business and Finance

We Are the Five People We Associate with Most : We Are the Five People We Associate with Most By: Greg Reid Last month I was invited to participate in a charity golf tournament in Las Vegas to celebrate the life of the late dancing legend Gregory Hines. The event was held to raise funds and awareness of the tragic disease that took this entertainer's life.
added on 12.04.2016. 21:00 in Business and Finance

Tips to Energize Your Presentations : Tips to Energize Your Presentations By: Sandra Schrift "There can be no knowledge without emotion. We may be aware of a truth, yet until we have felt its force, it is not ours.
added on 01.05.2016. 16:00 in Business and Finance

The Top 10 Strategies for the Positioning of Success : The Top 10 Strategies for the Positioning of Success By: Bea Fields and Kimberly George Many businesses of today are often driven to compete striclty on price, quality, and features of their products and services. Companies who prosper over the long term don't simply offer the best deals, the best quality, or the most impressive bells and whistles.
added on 18.05.2016. 09:00 in Business and Finance

Cross Cultural Solutions for International Business : Cross Cultural Solutions for International Business By: Neil Payne Globalisation, the expansion of intercontinental trade, technological advances and the increase in the number of companies dealing on the international stage have brought about a dramatic change in the frequency, context and means by which people from different cultural backgrounds interact. Cross cultural solutions to international business demands are increasingly being viewed as a valid and necessary method in enhancing communication and interaction in and between companies, between companies and customers and between colleagues.
added on 16.06.2016. 14:00 in Business and Finance

Five Essential Hiring Practices : Five Essential Hiring Practices By: Jan B. King Recruiting and hiring are often done in haste, leaving the company to repent in the long run.
added on 02.08.2016. 13:00 in Business and Finance

Effective Multi Cultural International Business Meetings : Effective Multi Cultural International Business Meetings By: Neil PayneOf the many areas in international business where cultural differences manifest is in the corporate meeting room. International meetings are an area where differences in cultural values, etiquette, interpretations of professional conduct and corporate rules are at their most visible and challenging to control.
added on 02.09.2016. 20:00 in Business and Finance

Can Buying Groups Save You Money? : Can Buying Groups Save You Money? By: Paul Joseph BuissonLet me give you a brief history of Group Purchasing Organizations (GPO). They have been around for decades.
added on 25.10.2016. 01:00 in Business and Finance

Peddling Your Own Wagon Through Local Exposure : Peddling Your Own Wagon Through Local Exposure By: Bonnie Jo DavisIn my e-book "Articles That Sell", I've shared the secret of marketing your business on the Internet. If you've been active in your efforts, you've been writing and publishing free reprint articles.
added on 29.10.2016. 05:00 in Business and Finance

Ten Fun Ways to Liven up Any Presentation : Ten Fun Ways to Liven up Any Presentation By: Sandra SchriftMost of us would agree that having humor in our lives increases rapport, strengthens our relationships and overcomes communication barriers. People who work in a positive, often playful environment are more likely to stay.
added on 04.11.2016. 11:00 in Business and Finance

The Quickest Way To Start A Business Online : The Quickest Way To Start A Business Online By: BB LeeWant to get into business fast with minimal investment?Want a business that will generate a steady passive Income?Consider This:Joining an affiliate program is one of the easiest ways to get into business quickly online!In fact joining an affiliate program is one way many of the successful business owners online got their rapid start!Isn't it time you joined this group of affiliate marketers?Let's answer a few pertinent questions first!Affiliate Programs Up close.When you join an affiliate program you agree to promote the merchants services or products on your website or in your ezine.
added on 15.12.2016. 04:00 in Business and Finance

What's Your Selling Sentence? : What's Your Selling Sentence? By: BIG Mike McDanielWhat's your Selling Sentence? If you have a business, you need a selling sentence. Sometimes called the Defining Sentence or the Secondary Statement, the Selling Sentence is the group of words that clarify and refine the nature of your business when seen or heard with the name or logo of your business.
added on 20.01.2016. 16:00 in Business and Finance

Meditation: Why Just Sitting There Isn't Just Sitting There : Meditation: Why Just Sitting There Isn't Just Sitting There By: Abigail BealMeditation: Why Just Sitting There Isn't Just Sitting There At first you might not think this is a tool for creativity. Meditation does typically involve sitting quietly by yourself for a period of time.
added on 26.01.2016. 22:00 in Business and Finance

New Book Demystifies How To Protect and Grow Wealth With Ease : New Book Demystifies How To Protect and Grow Wealth With Ease By: Scott FrushAsk investors what their primary financial concern is and most will respond with how to protect and grow their wealth properly. There is an easy solution; the answers are in Optimal Investing: How to Protect and Grow Your Wealth With Asset Allocation (Marshall Rand Publishing; available by calling 1-800-247-6553).
added on 07.02.2016. 10:00 in Business and Finance

Using Sector Funds to Construct Diversified Mutual Fund Portfolios : Using Sector Funds to Construct Diversified Mutual Fund Portfolios By: Sam Subramanian'Sector funds are too risky.' 'I doubled my money with Fidelity Select Technology in 12 months!' 'Avoid sector funds.
added on 18.02.2016. 21:00 in Business and Finance

The 8 Biggest Mistakes When Designing Portfolios - and How To Avoid Them : The 8 Biggest Mistakes When Designing Portfolios - and How To Avoid Them By: Scott Frush, CFA, CFPAre you as good an investor as you think? Do you consider yourself a well-informed investor able to anticipate and avoid nearly all pitfalls associated with investing? Chances are, you are making one of the common errors that could cost you hundreds or even thousands of dollars, or worse yet, your financial independence, control and security."I see people making the same costly mistakes over and over," says Scott Frush, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER and author of Optimal Investing: How To Protect and Grow Your Wealth With Asset Allocation (Marshall Rand Publishing; available by calling 1-800-247-6553).
added on 28.02.2016. 07:00 in Business and Finance

From An Insider's View These Items Are A Must Before Making The Decision To Purchase Any Off-The-Shelf Software For Your Business : From An Insider's View These Items Are A Must Before Making The Decision To Purchase Any Off-The-Shelf Software For Your Business By: Brett Johnson1.) What determines the software price? Is it Per Seat or Per User or Per Processor? The cost of software is determined in many ways.
added on 06.03.2016. 14:00 in Business and Finance

The Network Within : The Network Within By: Rita Fisher When you hear the word "networking", what comes to your mind first? You probably think about going to a job fair or asking all of your friends, family members and acquaintances for jobs. But if you are currently employed, you might very well have easy access to one of the best networks you can have.
added on 01.04.2016. 16:00 in Business and Finance

Your Organization Is Only as Good as Your People : Your Organization Is Only as Good as Your People By: Dr. Freddy DavisLet's begin by singing the jingle from an old US Army commercial.
added on 12.04.2016. 03:00 in Business and Finance

Hunters and Gatherers - Are You Serving Both Their Needs? : Hunters and Gatherers - Are You Serving Both Their Needs? By: John Stanley The University of Exeter in the United Kingdom recently published research financed by Barclays Bank, which has implications for everyone who is serving the general population. This research shows that consumers shop establishments based on one of the two personal profiles.
added on 29.04.2016. 20:00 in Business and Finance

Halliburton Under Fire : Halliburton Under Fire By: Kirt Hill The shareholders of Halliburton are trying to stop state-sponsored terrorism, using the same economic leverage that was effective against South African racism in the 1970's. Back then, shareholders used corporate resolutions to stop companies from doing business in South Africa.
added on 27.05.2016. 00:00 in Business and Finance

Networking 101 : Networking 101 By: Sue and Chuck DeFiore As a new business owner you must wear many hats. You will need knowledge of accounting, marketing, advertising, management, administration, inventory, sales, etc.
added on 18.06.2016. 22:00 in Business and Finance

Present Your Message with Power and Pizzazz : Present Your Message with Power and Pizzazz By: Della Menechella If you're ready to kick your career or business up to the next level, then make it a goal to become a powerful presenter. People view savvy communicators as being more capable, intelligent, and knowledgeable than those individuals who have difficulty in communicating their ideas.
added on 07.08.2016. 00:00 in Business and Finance

Maintaining Your Motivation : Maintaining Your Motivation By: Kelley Robertson I recently spoke to a group of sales professionals at the end of their training conference. The attendees had participated in many learning sessions over a two day period - most of which were product related.
added on 22.08.2016. 15:00 in Business and Finance

The Missing Link in Presentation Skills Training : The Missing Link in Presentation Skills Training By: Melissa Mayers Lewis Imagine you are the most amazing figure skater who ever lived. When rehearsing in a peaceful, empty rink, you demonstrate the ultimate in athleticism and artistry.
added on 29.08.2016. 22:00 in Business and Finance

Get Coached! : Get Coached! By: Marcie Hanhart Coaching is a hot trend at a growing number of companies, from IBM and Dow Chemical to entrepreneurial start ups. According to a recent survey by The Hay Group, an international human resources consultancy, between 25 percent and 40 percent of Fortune 500 companies use executive coaches.
added on 08.02.2015. 14:00 in Business and Finance

Masterminding Your Way To Greater Success : Masterminding Your Way To Greater Success By: Lora J Adrianse Napoleon Hill coined the concept of the mastermind alliance in his classic book Think and Grow Rich. He believed that a group of like-minded, achievement-oriented individuals could dramatically leverage each other's success.
added on 04.03.2015. 15:00 in Business and Finance

Diversity in the Workplace : Diversity in the Workplace By: Judith Lindenberger As you look around your office, is everyone just like you? Probably not. The demographics of the American workforce have changed dramatically over the last 50 years.
added on 27.03.2015. 14:00 in Business and Finance

Team Effort Pays Off for Entrepreneurs : Team Effort Pays Off for Entrepreneurs By: Mike Menaker Business owners should not be running the day-to-day activities within their companies. In order to bring small and medium size companies to newer and stronger levels, systems should be running companies.
added on 08.06.2015. 15:00 in Business and Finance

Corruption and Transparency : Corruption and Transparency By: Sam Vaknin I. The Facts Just days before a much-awaited donor conference, the influential International Crisis Group (ICG) recommended to place all funds pledged to Macedonia under the oversight of a "corruption advisor" appointed by the European Commission.
added on 09.06.2015. 16:00 in Business and Finance

The Self-Appointed Altruists : The Self-Appointed Altruists By: Sam Vaknin Their arrival portends rising local prices and a culture shock. Many of them live in plush apartments, or five star hotels, drive SUV's, sport $3000 laptops and PDA's.
added on 13.06.2015. 20:00 in Business and Finance

Smart Choices: How to Hire the Best : Smart Choices: How to Hire the Best By: Judith Lindenberger Your organization's continued growth and success depend on making smart choices and hiring the best. Today's economy is exploding with talent, allowing you to be selective about the staff you hire.
added on 19.06.2015. 02:00 in Business and Finance

Tips for Launching Your Own Business : Tips for Launching Your Own Business By: Judith Lindenberger This November marks my two-year anniversary of starting my own human resources consulting business. As I look back on the years, I am amazed at what I accomplished and learned.
added on 20.06.2015. 03:00 in Business and Finance

Make the Most of Your Mentoring Relationships : Make the Most of Your Mentoring Relationships By: Judith Lindenberger Mentoring is one of the best ways to learn, to get feedback, and to take your career to the next level. Here are ten tips for making the most of your mentoring relationships.
added on 21.06.2015. 04:00 in Business and Finance

How Do I Define My Market? : How Do I Define My Market? By: Sue and Chuck DeFiore Your market is who you want to reach. Your customer.
added on 23.10.2015. 08:00 in Business and Finance

Take It To The Customer : Take It To The Customer By: Sue and Chuck DeFiore In the past, purchasing ad space was the solution to every entrepreneur's marketing challenge. Then it was direct mail, followed by telemarketing.
added on 12.11.2015. 04:00 in Business and Finance

35 Surefire Ways to Kill a Meeting : urefire Ways to Kill a Meeting By: John Gravitt 1.) Play "find the meeting" by changing the location and time of your meeting at the last minute.
added on 29.12.2015. 03:00 in Business and Finance