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Effective Meetings by Phone - Part 1, How to Plan a Teleconference : Effective Meetings by Phone - Part 1, How to Plan a Teleconference By: Steve Kaye Teleconferences can be a boon or a bust. On the positive side, they allow people at different locations to attend meetings without having to travel.
added on 21.01.2015. 20:00 in Business and Finance

Builders Beware : Builders Beware By: Danny Tangredi Considering Building Your Own Software Solution - Read This First! Every now and again a shop owner decides to take on the challenge of building an estimating/business management system from scratch. The one's I have come across usually have a little bit of technical knowledge, maybe some previous program writing experience, and that friend/employee who assures them "A system built from scratch, no problem.
added on 14.02.2015. 20:00 in Business and Finance

Trust - The Most Vital Component in Leadership : Trust - The Most Vital Component in Leadership By: Guy Harris "Trust is the emotional glue that binds followers and leaders together." - Warren Bennis and Bert Nanus "If you don't believe in the messenger, you won't believe the message.
added on 16.03.2015. 03:00 in Business and Finance

Ten Tips for Effective Meetings : Ten Tips for Effective Meetings By: Steve Kaye Here are ten things that you can do to hold more effective meetings. 1) Avoid meetings.
added on 05.05.2015. 05:00 in Business and Finance

Does Solving Problems Improve the Process? : Does Solving Problems Improve the Process? By: Chris Anderson Are you solving problems or improving the process? In other words, if you find a problem in a process and implement change to fix it, then did you improve the process? Well, maybe..
added on 29.05.2015. 05:00 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

Option Arbitrage in the Forex Market : Option Arbitrage in the Forex Market By: John Nobile What is arbitrage? Arbitrage is the simultaneous buying and selling of identical financial instruments taking advantage of price discrepancies between different brokers, exchanges, clearing firms, etc. and thus looking in a profit.
added on 13.08.2015. 09:00 in Business and Finance

Identity Theft Sheild : Identity Theft Sheild By: Mark Freynk We live in an information-oriented society. Technology allows us to do business and make transactions literally in a matter of seconds.
added on 14.08.2015. 10:00 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

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

Block Pop Ups and Lock the Door : Block Pop Ups and Lock the Door By: Nick Smith Ralph Waldo Emerson said that "there is always time enough for courtesy." But if you own your own business or work out of your home, you probably don't have time for much else.
added on 01.12.2015. 23:00 in Business and Finance

The Key to High Productivity is Energy Management : The Key to High Productivity is Energy Management By: Michael J. Beck One of the issues most often raised by my clients is better time management.
added on 20.12.2015. 18:00 in Business and Finance

Emotional Fulfillment - Controlling Your Own Destiny : Emotional Fulfillment - Controlling Your Own Destiny By: Dennis Schooley Does A Franchise Meet Your Needs? When you think of becoming a businessperson by making the transition from employee to Franchisee, you don't generally think in terms of emotional fulfillment. However, in reality, the evaluation of emotional factors should play a significant role in making that final decision to join the world of the capitalist, or remain in the realm of employee.
added on 27.02.2016. 15:00 in Business and Finance

Preparing for Tax Preparation : Preparing for Tax Preparation By: Tiffany J. Morisue Being prepared for your tax appointment can really pay off in terms of maximizing deductions and minimizing tax as well as lowering fees charged by your preparer! Additionally, you should be able to walk away from your tax appointment with peace of mind that your returns are complete and accurate and maybe even with some tax savings advice that you can really use.
added on 04.03.2016. 20:00 in Business and Finance

How To Choose An Equipment Leasing Company : How To Choose An Equipment Leasing Company By: George A. Parker Each year, thousands of U.
added on 05.04.2016. 04:00 in Business and Finance

The Truth Behind Linear Selling: Why It Can Make Prospects Run The Other Way : The Truth Behind Linear Selling: Why It Can Make Prospects Run The Other Way By: Ari Galper Sean works for a major telecom company. During one of our coaching sessions, he told me, "I've been diligent about following the sales process that my company believes is required to make a sale -- but, for some strange reason, my prospects don't want to fit into that process.
added on 06.04.2016. 05:00 in Business and Finance

What the Mail on Sunday Said : What the Mail on Sunday Said By: Nicola Bullimore Anyone considering Bankruptcy may have experienced fear after reading an article written in The Mail on Sunday with the headline "Bankruptcy cheats face crackdown". But, how much of what was written was in context of the reality of Bankruptcy as it is today? The article implied that since The Enterprise Act 2002 the rise in the number of people going bankrupt was due to them using the Bankruptcy route as a "Get out of jail free card".
added on 17.04.2016. 16:00 in Business and Finance

To Roommate Or Not To Roommate : To Roommate Or Not To Roommate By: Dan The Roommate Man Making the Decision Do you want or need to live with a roommate? What are the pros and cons of having a roommate? What should you consider when looking for a roommate? And what issues should you get settled before you move in? On this page we'll look at the pros and cons and some tips to consider; later, we will look at the some of the issues you should get settled before moving in with roommates and how to get them in writing. The Pros of Roommates it's often cheaper as costs (rent, utilities, food) are split household chores are a shared responsibility you can often afford a bigger apartment with more living space if you split the costs a roommate can assuage loneliness The Cons of Roommates a perceived (if not real) lack of privacy someone else's problems can become yours you're relying on someone else honoring their obligations (to pay rent, to pay utilities, etc.
added on 26.05.2016. 07:00 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

Is Turnover Back in Vogue? One Trend to Pay Attention to in 2005 : Is Turnover Back in Vogue? One Trend to Pay Attention to in 2005 By: Paul R. Dorf, Ph.
added on 05.09.2016. 13:00 in Business and Finance

How To Start Your Business With One Good Idea : How To Start Your Business With One Good Idea By: Brett Krkosska Do you have an idea for a business? Perhaps the only idea you have is that you NEED an idea so you CAN start a business. Before turning any idea into a business, you must first have an idea how to succeed.
added on 26.10.2016. 16:00 in Business and Finance

7 Pitfalls of Using Email to Sell : 7 Pitfalls of Using Email to Sell By: Ari Galper Are you sending e-mails to prospects instead of calling them? Is e-mail your selling medium of choice because it lets you avoid the rejection that you dread when you make real cold calls? Do you wait and wait for return e-mails from prospects that will give you the green light to move the sales process forward? Sad but true, these days most people who sell for a living spend 80% of their time trying to communicate with prospects via e-mail instead of actually picking up the phone and speaking with them. Are you one of those people? If so, you aren't alone.
added on 29.10.2016. 19:00 in Business and Finance

ISO 9001 Registration - 8 Steps for Success : ISO 9001 Registration - 8 Steps for Success By: Chris Anderson You've made the plans, built the quality system and conducted the audit. So how do you register your company as ISO 9001 conformant? And how can you be sure you're getting the most value for your investment? Here's how the process works.
added on 10.12.2016. 13:00 in Business and Finance

Selling Online, Selling Offline -- What's the Difference? : Selling Online, Selling Offline -- What's the Difference? By: Ari Galper Ever since I created Unlock The Game", one of the first questions people always ask me is, 'Does Unlock The Game" apply to online selling?' I've been holding off on answering that question because I wanted to get enough experience under my belt with my own online business so I could answer this from an authoritative position. My answer is, 'For the most part, yes -- but with some differences.
added on 27.12.2016. 06:00 in Business and Finance

The Challenges of Human Resource Management : The Challenges of Human Resource Management By: Dr Alvin Chan Introduction The role of the Human Resource Manager is evolving with the change in competitive market environment and the realization that Human Resource Management must play a more strategic role in the success of an organization. Organizations that do not put their emphasis on attracting and retaining talents may find themselves in dire consequences, as their competitors may be outplaying them in the strategic employment of their human resources.
added on 20.02.2014. 13:00 in Business and Finance

How to write a Privacy Policy : How to write a Privacy Policy By: Anti Spam League A Privacy Policy can be defined as the policy under which a company or organization operating a web site handles the personal information collected about visitors to the site. For most of us consumers, privacy involves protecting our integrity and our right to disclose or not our personal information to third parties, without letting anybody bother us with unsolicited communications if we do not want to be contacted.
added on 14.04.2014. 18:00 in Business and Finance

Business Funding : Business Funding By: Monte Zwang Every business needs money at one time or another. The process of obtaining financing can be daunting and the chances of success limited if it is approached in a disorganized or haphazard way.
added on 30.04.2014. 10:00 in Business and Finance

The Seven Essential Elements To Successful Business Communication : The Seven Essential Elements To Successful Business Communication By: Lee Hopkins The seven essentials of business communication There are seven essential elements to successful business communication: Structure Clarity Consistency Medium Relevancy Primacy/Recency Psychological Rule of 7±2 If you are going to communicate effectively in business it is essential that you have a solid grasp of these seven elements. So let's look at each in turn.
added on 18.06.2014. 11:00 in Business and Finance

SuperCharged Secret 4, Credit Card Utopia : SuperCharged Secret 4, Credit Card Utopia By: Tom Levine YOU SCRATCH MY BACK, AND I'LL BUY SOME MORE BEER! Let's just take a brief moment to recap: If you've been following along on this journey with me, learning the 5 Super-Charged secrets to Credit Card Utopia, then you now know 3 very important things: You now know how to take advantage of zero to low interest credit card offers. You now know that there is safety in numbers, and you know the magic "Who's Who" of the major credit card companies.
added on 30.06.2014. 23:00 in Business and Finance

Insider's Guide to Snaring the Best Lease Deal : Insider's Guide to Snaring the Best Lease Deal By: George A. Parker Every year, thousands of business owners and financial managers are faced with the task of obtaining attractive financing for equipment their firms want to acquire.
added on 21.07.2014. 20:00 in Business and Finance

The Effects of Consumer Debt : The Effects of Consumer Debt By: Nicola Bullimore Consumer Borrowing Consumer borrowing in the UK has now crashed through the British Pounds 1 trillion barrier. 80% of this is due to credit card borrowing, loans and mortgages.
added on 10.08.2014. 16:00 in Business and Finance

7 Reasons Why Law Firm Diversity Initiatives Fail : 7 Reasons Why Law Firm Diversity Initiatives Fail By: Jatrine Bentsi-Enchill, J.D.
added on 11.08.2014. 17:00 in Business and Finance

Consulting: A Different World : Consulting: A Different World By: Yolanda Yvette McDonald I won't say I have a vast array of knowledge as a consultant..
added on 02.11.2014. 04:00 in Business and Finance

Surviving in Corporate Amercia: Part 1 - Email : Surviving in Corporate Amercia: Part 1 - Email By: Gary Whittaker There is a saying that goes, "The best offense is a great defense". Nowhere is that applied better in the corporate world than in the intelligent use of email.
added on 14.11.2014. 16:00 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

Mutual Funds: What Investors Need to Know About Morningstar Mutual Fund Fiduciary Grades : Mutual Funds: What Investors Need to Know About Morningstar Mutual Fund Fiduciary Grades By: Sam Subramanian Morningstar now provides Fiduciary Grades on mutual funds. How does Morningstar determine these grades? How can mutual fund investors use these grades to better manage their portfolios? Mutual fund investors use Morningstar Rating" as a sign post of mutual fund performance.
added on 13.01.2016. 04:00 in Business and Finance

Student Credit Cards 101 : Student Credit Cards 101 By: Rebecca Lindsey If you're a college student, you probably already have a credit card. If not, you may have plans to get one or more soon.
added on 02.03.2016. 04:00 in Business and Finance

Economic Survival in the 21st Century - the Three Key Questions to ask : Economic Survival in the 21st Century - the Three Key Questions to ask By: Henry To, CFA In this "special report", I want to pose a few important "philosophical questions" to my readers. Firstly -- our Federal Reserve Chairman, Alan Greenspan, addressed the effects and implications of our aging population on things such as Social Security again in a speech that he made last Friday.
added on 28.03.2016. 06:00 in Business and Finance

Gaining Business Intelligence : Gaining Business Intelligence By: Jerome Bergerou A white paper on how companies should analyse customer data to gain better business intelligence and how they can use that knowledge. GAINING BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE In an increasingly competitive world, using your client database smartly, to gain a better understanding of your number one asset - your customers - can make or break the success of your company.
added on 01.04.2016. 10:00 in Business and Finance

How to Handle 12 Big Issues for Small Businesses : How to Handle 12 Big Issues for Small Businesses By: Diana Barnum Some day-to-day work issues can turn into big headaches for small businesses. For example, not having enough help during a busy season or new promotion can hurt production, sales and customer relations in the fulfillment of orders and customer service.
added on 13.04.2016. 22:00 in Business and Finance

Troubled Waters Require Capable Leaders at the Helm : Troubled Waters Require Capable Leaders at the Helm By: Larry D. Cote Canada's lean leaders need to look beyond the horizon and chart the future In stormy times, true leadership skills emerge, says Larry Coté, the President of Lean Advisors Inc.
added on 27.06.2016. 01:00 in Business and Finance

Why News Releases Fail : Why News Releases Fail By: Paul Krupin Sorry about my otaku with this issue (otaku = more than a hobby, a little less than an obsession). Many of you may know me, since I run Imediafax, the Internet to Media Fax Service.
added on 26.07.2016. 06:00 in Business and Finance

10 Critical Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Consultant : 10 Critical Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Consultant By: Jan B. King Talk to as many consultants as you can before hiring one.
added on 31.07.2016. 11:00 in Business and Finance

Five Steps to Increase the People Power in Your Business : Five Steps to Increase the People Power in Your Business By: Jan B. King Take some bold steps and help your employees and business partners open up to real change and help them start thinking again to the longer term.
added on 04.08.2016. 15:00 in Business and Finance

A Fast and Simple way to Update Your Business : A Fast and Simple way to Update Your Business By: A l HanzalYou open your computer, the flashing button says, "We have a new update for your software program. Do you wish to update now or later?" You choose the Update Now button and immediately your computer begins to download a new version of the software program.
added on 06.08.2016. 17:00 in Business and Finance

The Top Three Problems IT Managers Face and How to Overcome Them : The Top Three Problems IT Managers Face and How to Overcome Them By: Frank SchmidtTodays business environment has changed drastically from just a few years back. Rather than working exclusively with equipment, data, and systems, todays IT managers face issues such as cross training, personnel management, interdepartmental communication, and a widening job scope for all IT employees.
added on 20.08.2016. 07:00 in Business and Finance

Build Your Own Board Of Experts : Build Your Own Board Of Experts By: Pat WiklundThe most successful entrepreneurs rely on their advisory boards to help spot new opportunities and potential pitfalls.Now you can have your own advisory board: a shadow board of directors.
added on 06.10.2016. 06:00 in Business and Finance

Online Mortgages in 5 Easy Steps! : Online Mortgages in 5 Easy Steps! By: Tom LevineWe're all entitled to the opportunities and benefits of home ownership. But because most of us aren't loaded with cash, we must find banks and lenders to assist us with finance.
added on 10.10.2016. 10:00 in Business and Finance

Cultural Awareness - an HR perspective : Cultural Awareness - an HR perspective By: N.A.
added on 22.10.2016. 22:00 in Business and Finance

Home-Based Business Safety and Security Issues : Home-Based Business Safety and Security Issues By: Vishal P. RaoAnyone that operates a business from home knows that home-based business security issues often come up.
added on 26.11.2016. 09:00 in Business and Finance

Online Forex : Online Forex By: Rafik PatelQ1: When you consider that the foreign exchange market has become the world's largest financial market, with over $1.) 5 trillion USD traded daily, where does it go from here? A1:The FX market is unique, in the UK there is no central exchange, we trade via the inter bank market.
added on 01.03.2016. 09:00 in Business and Finance

Focus on a Trade - Not a Discount : Focus on a Trade - Not a Discount By: Kelley RobertsonSmart buyers will always ask for a better price. Unfortunately, too many sales people and business owners automatically think that reducing their price is the most effective way to respond to this request.
added on 04.03.2016. 12:00 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

Employers - Protect Yourself from Custody Battles that Hold Your Company Hostage : Employers - Protect Yourself from Custody Battles that Hold Your Company Hostage By: Charlotte HardwickChild custody? How'd that get to be an employer's concern? When an employee faces child custody litigation, it will effect their ability to do their job. And it often causes legal consequences for their employers as well.
added on 12.03.2016. 20:00 in Business and Finance

Starting A Successful Business : Starting A Successful Business By: Thad Collins Selecting to venture out and start a business is one of the hardest decisions entrepreneurs have to make, leaving the security and income of a previous job, to invest in an uncertain future can be a daunting decision for anyone. But once the decision has been reached, the next step is to select the right business or business program.
added on 24.04.2016. 15:00 in Business and Finance

Negotiating the Real Estate Contract : Negotiating the Real Estate Contract By: Roselind Hejl Negotiation is the process of communication back and forth in order to reach a joint agreement. There is no "one size fits all" strategy of negotiating a real estate contract.
added on 30.05.2016. 03:00 in Business and Finance

Growing Your Meetings In CyberSpace : Growing Your Meetings In CyberSpace By: Philippa Gamse As increasing numbers of people search for information on the Internet, it becomes more imperative to have a compelling Website to promote and support your meetings. Here is my list of "The Seven Most Important Things You can do Online": 1.
added on 16.02.2015. 22:00 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

It's a Training Issue! : It's a Training Issue! By: Mindie Burgoyne There's a common phrase used by Organizational Development and Human Resource professionals, when identifying kinks in the growth of an organization or company - "It's a training issue." The same phrase can be applied to almost any group of human beings that are working together to achieve a common goal.
added on 26.03.2015. 13:00 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

Relocation Issues...Who Will Pay? : Relocation Issues..
added on 30.03.2015. 17:00 in Business and Finance

Organization and the Opposite Sex : Organization and the Opposite Sex By: Lorraine Pirihi In many of the companies I have worked in, there is a very high proportion of male managers to females. This causes a major challenge in the work environment, (although many of them are unaware it is an important issue).
added on 04.04.2015. 22:00 in Business and Finance

The Six Most Common Barriers To Sales Success : The Six Most Common Barriers To Sales Success By: Steven Boaze There are a variety of reasons and excuses behind poor sales lead management because the $10 to $2000 companies spend to generate each business to business inquiry largely go to waste. I call them Barriers To Sales success.
added on 08.05.2015. 08:00 in Business and Finance

Addressing Terrorism and World Peace with Ideas: Global Commerce & Communication Announces Worldwide Competition for New Ideas : Addressing Terrorism and World Peace with Ideas: Global Commerce & Communication Announces Worldwide Competition for New Ideas By: Christine Nelson Minnesota-based Global Commerce & Communication today announced a worldwide competition for new ideas. This competition titled "New ideas--Gateway to the future," is expected to stimulate the innovators and citizens of the world to generate new ideas in three areas: new technology ideas, new product and service ideas, and new ideas to address global issues such as human rights, civil rights, racism, sexism, hunger, disease, terrorism, and world peace.
added on 19.08.2015. 15:00 in Business and Finance

Lasers and High-Performance Cutting : Lasers and High-Performance Cutting By: Carolyn Griffith When is a balloon not a balloon? When it's a technical problem, a design challenge, and an inspiration for the development of new and more efficient cutting equipment. EdgeWISE Tools founder Pat Momany - didn't start out at the high-tech edge of the fabric cutting industry.
added on 01.09.2015. 04:00 in Business and Finance

Coaching for Success : Coaching for Success By: Terence R. Traut Coaching is perhaps the most effective method of increasing performance available to managers, team leaders, and colleagues.
added on 05.09.2015. 08:00 in Business and Finance

After July 8, Pay This Amount... : After July 8, Pay This Amount..
added on 07.09.2015. 10:00 in Business and Finance

Why Selling on Lease Options is Glorified Landlording : Why Selling on Lease Options is Glorified Landlording By: Tim Randle I might upset some folks with this one, but that's okay as I think it's important to get some of my experiences into the light of day. If you fully believe the hype that you won't have any landlording responsibilities by selling on a lease option, go ahead and stop here.
added on 09.11.2015. 01:00 in Business and Finance

But isn't Outlook Good Enough? : isn't Outlook Good Enough? By: Brian Vellmure I was recently speaking with a mutual friend who has been in sales for several years about the benefits of CRM. (For the sake of this newsletter, we'll call him Jim) Jim was quick to comment on how he didn't like any of the current CRM software packages, and had used several of them for his various employers.
added on 09.12.2015. 07:00 in Business and Finance

A Sense of Humor in the Workplace ... Is it me? Or, was that not funny? : nse of Humor in the Workplace ..
added on 09.02.2016. 21:00 in Business and Finance

"The Lazy Way To Build A Responsive Opt-In Email List" : Lazy Way To Build A Responsive Opt-In Email List" By: Adam Kling If you're in business on the Internet to make a profit, then you're probably aware of how significant a list of prospects is to your success. But what if you don't want to spend countless hours each and every week promoting, writing and managing a continuous email publication? Well, here's a relatively-unused strategy you can apply to nurture a list of prospects who not only trust you, but are also eager for more of your expertise.
added on 11.02.2016. 23:00 in Business and Finance

The Blessings of the Black Economy : Blessings of the Black Economy By: Sam Vaknin, Ph.D.
added on 28.03.2016. 20:00 in Business and Finance

Managerial Malpractice Claims on the Rise : gerial Malpractice Claims on the Rise By: ARA Content Protect Your Assets and Executives with D&O Insurance (ARA) - When disgruntled shareholders, employees, customers or competitors allege financial mismanagement, discrimination or other wrongful acts, blame often lands at the feet of corporate directors and officers. Claims of managerial malpractice are on the rise, along with the costs -- legal fees, settlements and judgments -- associated with them.
added on 22.05.2016. 03:00 in Business and Finance

Things Your Mother Never Told You: Closing Costs : Buying or selling a home can be one of the most life changing decisions a consumer makes. Being educated about the real estate process and investigating things you don't understand is essential.
added on 13.07.2016. 07:00 in Business and Finance

5 Questions to Ask Yourself as a Manager : 5 Questions to Ask Yourself as a ManagerBy Arthur Cooper (c) Copyright 2005 Here are five questions you should ask yourself if you are a manager. Only if you can say 'Yes' to them all can you be sure of being on the right track.
added on 16.07.2016. 10:00 in Business and Finance

Tales from the Corporate Frontlines: Providing Career Opportunity : This article relates to the Career Opportunity competency, commonly evaluated in employee satisfaction surveys. It explores issues such as internal growth opportunities, potential for advancement, career development importance, and the relationship between job performance and career advancement.
added on 01.10.2016. 15:00 in Business and Finance

Tales from the Corporate Frontlines: Human Resources at Work : This article relates to the Human Resource Functions competency, commonly evaluated in employee satisfaction surveys. It reflects one employee's satisfaction with the manner in which her HR department carried out their work.
added on 03.10.2016. 17:00 in Business and Finance

I've heard about FACTA. What does it mean? : Employers are starting to hear about this new law called FACTA, and are starting to be aware that they need to do something. But what should they do?What FACTA means is that if you, as an individual, lose the information on anyone you have ever hired; or, for any business in the United States of America that collects any personal information on people, if the information should be lost due to not destroying the information properly, then two things can happen.
added on 16.11.2016. 13:00 in Business and Finance

Check Cashing in 2005 : Check Cashing in 2005By John HarteBack in 1996 I got into check cashing and started with one store. Our filing system for customers was a 3 x 5 index file card, which I alphabetically filed in a large cabinet.
added on 22.12.2016. 01:00 in Business and Finance

How to write more powerful business letters : Many people in business heaved a sigh of relief when email began to take over most of their day-to-day correspondence. Processing business letters - even today - is fiddly and fussy, compared with the blissful simplicity of email.
added on 26.01.2014. 12:00 in Business and Finance

How to write more powerful reports : There is one key difference between reports and most other forms of business writing, and we get a hint of that in the word, "report." Whereas with many other forms of written comms you can be a little creative and put your own slant on your words, in a report you must not.
added on 04.02.2014. 21:00 in Business and Finance

Entrepreneaurship : How to be an Entrepreneur.If you are going to succeed in your business you will need to think and act as an entrepreneur.
added on 07.03.2014. 04:00 in Business and Finance

Diversity in the Workplace: Benefits, Challenges and Solutions : Workplace diversity refers to the variety of differences between people in an organization. That sounds simple, but diversity encompasses race, gender, ethnic group, age, personality, cognitive style, tenure, organizational function, education, background and more.
added on 19.03.2014. 16:00 in Business and Finance

Find the Right Coach: 9 Guidelines for Executives : Find the Right Coach:Nine Guidelines for Executives It seems that coaches are everywhere these days. Senior Executives are hiring executive consultants in increasing numbers, and for a wider variety of reasons.
added on 12.04.2014. 16:00 in Business and Finance

Internal Prisons: The Thief of Productivity and Quality in our Workforce : INTERNAL PRISON: THE THEFT OF PRODUCTIVITYAs a professional speaker, one of my biggest challenges is to grab the attention of my audience within the first few minutes of the presentation- grab them by the throat if you will. I do this by coming out in a suite and tie, following an introduction in which I have been described as a recent college graduate who earned both of his degrees with a 4.
added on 08.05.2014. 18:00 in Business and Finance

What is the Ultimate Lifestyle? : Since the mission of this newsletter is to help you define, carve out, and live your own Ultimate Lifestyle, I figured I should devote some space to laying a proper foundation for doing that.Before you can hit a target, you need to know where it is! So, to begin, let's answer the question:What is The Ultimate Lifestyle?First of all, it's different for different people.
added on 07.08.2014. 13:00 in Business and Finance

How to Create a Really Great Company in 2005 : Why Most CEOs Fail?Building a Great Company From Within & Using Your Employees to Find and Fix problemsBy Chet Holmes, President of Jordan ProductionsTimes are tough. The economy is in a constant state of upheaval.
added on 12.08.2014. 18:00 in Business and Finance

The Importance of Employment Contracts : The introduction of new employment legislation in the UK from the beginning of October 2004 has brought employment law issues such as employee contracts and staff dispute resolution to the forefront of many employers' minds.These latest changes to the law mean it is now more important than ever for all employers to have proper contracts of employment in place for their staff and to make sure they have a compliant dispute resolution procedure within their company.
added on 01.10.2014. 20:00 in Business and Finance

Why Employee Satisfaction Surveys and Employee Exit Surveys make good sense : In a competitive world with the need for businesses to be more streamlined and productive a company can often find itself with a workforce working under pressure resulting in low moral and high staff turnover. The benefits of a company having a highly motivated workforce can be considerable and the two goals of having a workforce that is both motivated and productive should not be regarded as being mutually exclusive to one another.
added on 30.11.2014. 08:00 in Business and Finance

Managing Your Business' Cash Flow : You wouldn't drive a car without a gas gauge or speedometer, and if you're driving on an empty tank, you won't get very far. Then why would you make financial decisions without the proper tools? Businesses must master controlling the flow of cash.
added on 02.12.2014. 10:00 in Business and Finance

Should You Create a Website or Blog for Your Special Event? : by Rick Hendershot,TradeShow-Display-Experts.comThis article was originally published in Trade Show Buzz.
added on 14.12.2014. 22:00 in Business and Finance

YEAR END TAX PLANNING AND PREPARATION FOR BUSINESSES - Tax Tips for 2004 : Now is the best time to start thinking about your year end tax planning for your business. These tax strategies can be put into effect by the end of the year and some as late as when the tax return is due.
added on 02.01.2016. 17:00 in Business and Finance

Being Family Friendly : The trigger date - 6 April 2003.) Family Friendly rights, brought to employees and employers alike with the implementation of the Employment Act 2002.
added on 20.01.2016. 11:00 in Business and Finance

CHANGE LEADERSHIP : The L.E.
added on 05.02.2016. 03:00 in Business and Finance

STARTING A BUSINESS? WHAT NEW (AND EXISTING) BUSINESS OWNERS SHOULD KNOW : Starting a business can be overwhelming enough trying to get up and running but when you think about all the tax requirements, your cup may runneth over. Here is what you must know in order to start your own business on the right foot and avoid paying penalties and interest which can cost more than paying an accountant to do things right the first time.
added on 09.03.2016. 11:00 in Business and Finance

THE "SEVEN Cs": PARTNERSHIP DANGER SIGNS - The 4th C: CUMULATIVE MONEY PROBLEMS : A series of articles exploring the seven critical areas that can indicate a partnership is in trouble.The 4th C: CUMULATIVE MONEY PROBLEMSConflicts over money are very high on the list of reasons that 70% of business partnerships fail.
added on 01.04.2016. 10:00 in Business and Finance

Silicon Valley: a parable : We have all heard about the "Silicon Valley" miracle. Not long ago, Silicon Valley found itself at the centre of the world, a job- and money-making machine fueled by the popularity of the Internet and technological innovation.
added on 08.05.2016. 23:00 in Business and Finance

The Diamond Cutter: Buddhist Sucess Model : Geshe Michael Roach is a Princeton graduate and a Buddhist monk. After graduation, he spent seven years studying the wisdom of Tibetan Buddhism.
added on 13.05.2016. 04:00 in Business and Finance

Is It Time To Look Under The Hood? : Most of us routinely look under the hood of our vehicle to make certain fluid levels are where they should be and other engine parts are in good working order. We do this to help prevent problems from occurring which can cost us time and money.
added on 25.05.2016. 16:00 in Business and Finance

How to Really Benefit from Associations (Part 2 of 3-Part Series) : This is Part II in a 3-part series. For your convenience, theentire series is online here: - Part I: "How to Develop Industry Contacts"http://movingaheadcommunications.
added on 17.07.2016. 21:00 in Business and Finance