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  • Does Your Small Business Need Public Liability Insurance?

    No two businesses are exactly alike. Even amongst franchises there is some amount of flexibility when it comes to operations. So there is no one set roadmap for success when it comes to starting your own company. But you don't exactly have to...

  • 6 Health Tips for Successful Businesswomen

    As a successful business woman, you know that feeling healthy and energetic can not only help you to perform at your best at work, but feel great too. Juggling a successful business, home life, and social life, along with a hectic schedule can...

  • Put Your Busywork on Autopilot

    Women today are busier than ever. Most of the time, you wish there were two of you just to keep up with all the things on your To Do list. The more successful you become, the more you feel like you need a personal assistant to keep your days in...

  • Six Tips to Increase your B2B Roster of Clients

    One of the first questions for a new business owner, or for a firm that is streamlining operations, is understanding how to sell your products and services in an easier format. Your challenge is to tailor your processes to fit your business-to-...

  • How to Get Clients by Building your Email List, Part Four

    We have been discussing just how you go about building a list. Building a list comes down to four steps:   

    1. Targeting an audience.
    2. Getting targeted traffic.
    3. A targeted offer.
    4. Targeted follow-up...

    5. My Story of my First Ring

      Anyone who knows me will tell you that I have never been much of a primp. Things like baubles and bangles are nice, but not a primary focus of mine. However, about 5 years ago, I had a dream about a ring. In my dream, that particular ring was a...

    6. How to Get Clients by Building your Email List, Part Three

      We have been talking about the best ways to build your email list. The 4 steps are:   

      1. Targeting an audience.
      2. Getting targeted traffic.
      3. A targeted offer.
      4. Targeted follow-up

      Today...

    7. Productivity Apps on the Windows Phone

      I've been using my Windows Phone for the last month on an AT&T plan and I think I've finally settled on how I want the layout to be: it's now juuuuusssst right, including my colors, ring tones, and the order of the first "landing screen"...

    8. How to Get Clients by Building your Email List, Part Two

      We have been talking about the best ways to build your email list. The 4 steps are:   

      1. Targeting an audience.
      2. Getting targeted traffic.
      3. A targeted offer.
      4. Targeted follow-up

      We...

    9. Top Seven Scary Ingredients in Supermarket Foods

      The human body has evolved to be a lean, mean, athletic machine, and we are  suited to being strong, fit, and consuming whole foods like grains, vegetables, fruits, legumes, fish and lean meats. While I am not against the occasional bubble gum...

    10. 6 Steps to Achieve Career Success, by Ford R. Myers

      Americans make all kinds of New Year's resolutions - to lose weight, to stop smoking, or spend more time with family and friends. However, you never hear anyone say, "I'm committed to improving my career status."

      Ford R. Myers, career...

    11. 10 Tips for Networking Success by Ford R. Myers

      Leverage your relationships and maximize networking opportunities

      International Networking Week(R) (www.internationalnetworkingweek.com) will be held February 6-10, 2012. An...

    12. 7 Tips to Prevent Bullying

      If you're a mom, mentor, or involved in the classroom, you know the importance of maintaining a decent, respectful, positive, safe, and supportive environment for all students. Bullying can happen to children, teens, and young adults who do not...

    13. How to Get Clients by Building your Email List, Part One

      What are the two things that we hear the most about building your practice online? Content is king and the money is in the list!

      So just how do you go about building a list? The 4 steps are:   

      1. Targeting an audience....

      2. 10 Ways to Communicate More Positively With Those Around

        I once had a friend who liked dumping all her troubles on me over lunch. On a daily basis we both left feeling frustrated and worn out. Eventually I decided to try an experiment. Every time my friend said something negative I looked at her...

      3. 3 Ways to Make Your WordPress Website Irresistible

        Your WordPress website can be a powerful tool for marketing your business online. It can help you share your big message and attract the people that most need what you have to offer and that you most love to work with. WordPress is a wonderful...

      4. Don't Just Settle - Make it Meaningful, Happy, and Deeply Satisfying

        I am always a proponent of upgrading your lifestyle in as many ways as possible. I believe that for the sake of mental health, sanity, and security, we each deserve to follow our intuition, treat ourselves well, and...

      5. 7 Valentine's Day Gift Ideas for the Woman Business Owner in your Life

        1) Pay for her website domain and hosting
        Most small business owners don't think of this precious detail, and if your special lady is in business, this is one of a myriad of other details. Do her a favor and prepay for...

      6. Evaluating your Savings Needs

        With the low interest rates available and the challenge of many women to manage their family finances, their business finances, and the changing needs of family - from children going to college to elderly parents needing care, we're finding a...

      7. Self-Discipline and Time Management When Working from Home

         

        Whatever prompts you to work out of your house; whether it’s a desire to stay home with your children rather than paying for daycare, a response to the current job market, or simply something that falls into your lap; you may have...

      8. Great Gift Ideas for Female Executives

        The growth of female executives in the workforce has greatly increased over the last several decades, so that now they are nearly as prevalent as their male counterparts in offices around the world (or at least they have a marked presence where...

      9. Are You Making This Mistake with Your Website?

        Your website can be an amazingly powerful tool for marketing your business and attracting lots of raving fans and ideal clients. It can help you grow your business, make more money and get your big message out into the world to help those you...

      10. 2012 Top Ten Resolutions for Women Business Owners

        Janet W Christy, author of Capitalizing on Being Woman Owned and 101 Winning Marketing Actions for Small Businesses offers her sixth annual version of the Top Ten Resolutions for Women...

      11. 5 Ways to Cope with Cheating as a Successful Woman

        When a husband cheats on his wife, her whole world comes crashing down around her. If you can picture it, it's as though she's inside a brick building – her life. Once a structure that used to be strong, stable and secure, it's now one that is...

      12. 11 Fears That Are Holding You Back

        It's been said that FEAR stands for "Forget Everything And Run." It's that uncomfortable, disconcerting feeling that causes us to take a back seat in our own life and prevents us from proactively moving forward to reach our goals and...

      13. Car Buying Tips for Women

         

        Buying a new car should be an exciting and fun experience, not one fraught with suspicion and fear.  But that’s how many women feel when they venture out to purchase a new vehicle.  Unscrupulous car dealerships sometimes unfairly...

      14. Top 5 Best Girlfriend Getaways

         

        Disappearing for a weekend away with the girls isn’t just for college kids anymore:  an increasing number of women over the age of twenty-five are seeking quick getaways from their partners and kids to spend time with just their...

      15. New at the Job? 4 Ways to Make a Seamless Transition

        Being the “new kid on the block” at work can be both fun and frustrating. For one, the newness of it all—new co-workers, new challenges, new environment—makes for a stimulating experience. With all the novelty, however, comes uncertainty. You...

      16. Finding Success... and Staying Single

        Throughout Asia, there is a growing trend among women to hold off marriage until later in life or even to completely forgo the act. In doing so, women are having less children and doing so at later ages, resulting in a significant drop in the...

      17. Is the Economic Recovery Gender Biased?

         

        Let’s just start by making it perfectly clear that the recession isn’t over, regardless of what the government keeps trying to tell us.  Although some companies are hiring, others are still enacting layoffs, so while we may be...

      18. 12 Things Money Can't Buy

        1. Happiness - You can use money to buy things that make you feel better, but you cannot directly purchase happiness.
           
        2. Health - You can get better...

        3. Was your business beaten by the recession or did your business beat the recession?

          With the world economy being one of the major points of focus in 2011 and without a doubt it will continue to be in 2012, businesses were faced with challenging times and had to make difficult business decisions to survive.


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        4. How a Good Night's Sleep Makes You Happier, Healthier, and More Productive

           

          The dawn of the twenty-first century has shown an increase in fast-paced, technologically-impacted lifestyles that often leave people open to more stress than ever before.  There is so much more to do and places to go, more to find...

        5. Great Holiday Gifts for Successful Women

          The holidays draw ever nearer, and as the big day approaches, mind racing, you think back to last year and how successful you were with your gift giving.  You’ve got a wonderful, successful woman on your hands, and she deserves the best....

        6. Top Tips to “Break the Tax Code” And Stretch Your Do-It-Yourself Dollar

           

          With the current state of our shrinking economy, financially squeezed consumers are turning more toward “Do-It-Yourself” projects on everything from landscaping, to car maintenance, and even taxes – all to save more and hang on...

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