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  • Are You Tracking Your Social Media Performance?

    The term "social media" is a broad one that may refer to any number of internet applications that are used as tools for communication. So while you might instantly think of Facebook and Twitter when you hear the term, it could also be used in relation to your website or your onsite blog,...

  • How secure are your online passwords?

    The hacking of over 6 million passwords from LinkedIn should have all of us worried. I checked my LinkedIn password using a free tool from LastPass.  And yes it was hacked and published. Security experts are advising everyone to change...

  • Declutter your to-do list and become more productive

    Sometimes you just have to admit you can’t do it all.  It happens especially when our to-do list creeps onto a second page and continually nags us about all the undone things in our lives. 

    The outcome:  we can feel paralyzed; nothing gets done. 

    The first step is to focus on...

  • The Most Common Accounting Mistakes Made by Independent Contractors

    The wonderful thing about working for yourself is that you get to be the boss. You don't have to deal with nosy supervisors constantly looking over your shoulder and micromanaging, you can set your own schedule, manage your workflow, and take vacations whenever you choose, and in some cases,...

  • How to get yourself to the top of the list on your next job search

    If it’s time find a new job, the age of the internet has made it a lot easier.  But that doesn’t mean you can just jump into your job search without laying the proper foundation.

    First, even before you update your resume, do a self-audit.  Here’s where you will list all the plusses...

  • Using #EclosBeauty for Skincare

    This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of éclos Skin Care for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine.

     

    For the last week, I've...

  • Don't let others hijack your success

    Dear Reader,

    Tip of the week:  Goals are not your “to-do” list.  Goals are the activities that will propel you and your company to success. Don’t let other people divert you from accomplishing your goals. If you spend your day answering emails, you’re helping someone else meet their...

  • How Small Businesses Can Utilize Crowdsourcing and Crowdfunding

    Never before have the resources been available to start your own business, or to expand your business, as they are today. With the Internet, we have the ability to connect with people from all over the world with the click of a single button. This new frontier opens a world of possibilities...

  • Learning to Delegate More Effectively in the Workplace

    If you're in a management position, then you probably already know that a part of your responsibility is to properly delegate assignments to the people that you manage. However, if you're a good manager, then you also know that this sounds a lot easier than it actually is.

    Delegating...

  • Using project management to achieve your goals

    Starting a new project can be daunting but using project management tools to plan, organize, manage and lead a project can help you meet your goals.

    At its heart, project management uses many of the same techniques we use in everyday life when wrestling with a knotty problem. We...

  • Major Factors to Consider Before Choosing a Web Host for Your Business

    If you want to compete in the workplace, there's no way (even legitimate reason) to get around the fact that you'll need a website. It's highly-effective when it comes to showcasing what your business has to offer, networking with other companies and connecting with an international client...

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  • Moving to a big city: 7 tips to smooth the way

    Whether it’s New York, San Francisco, LA or Chicago, many young women are drawn to a big city as they pursue their careers or decide to advance their education. The opportunities in our nation’s largest cities are fabulous. To make your transition successful take the time to plan carefully.  ...

  • Why Your Business Needs a Solid Email Marketing List

    As social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter continue to grow, some people wonder if having (and needing) an email address will soon be a thing of the past. That's not something that we should be too concerned about. Matter of fact, there was a recent article that reported that there...

  • Effects of Poor Lighting on Employee Productivity

    Perhaps you've heard of a little phenomenon called the Hawthorne effect. Based on a series of studies conducted at the Hawthorne Works factory in the 1920s and '30s, it was initially concluded that levels of lighting had the ability to affect worker productivity. Of course, it was later...

  • 5 Common Investing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

    At one point or another, we all have considered making some sort of investment. Correction: At some point in our lives, all of us_ do_ make investments, whether it's of our time, our efforts or our resources. The thing is, when it comes to making a wise one, we must get all of the information...

  • How the Cloud Migration Process Works for Business

    When it comes to topics like how to make cloud migrations work for business, don't feel bad if the first thing that comes to your mind is, "OK, how about someone explain to me what 'cloud migration' is first?"

    It's a fair question because technology definitely has its own kind of...

  • Top 5 Social Media Monitoring Tips for Your Small Business

    Whether you're new to the idea of using social networking on behalf of your small business or you've spent the last couple of years busily learning the ins and outs of search engine optimization while doing all you can to beef up your Facebook, Twitter, and Foursquare followings, you may be...

  • The Pros and Cons of Having a Virtual Office

    Modern technology has made it possible to have a lucrative career without being tethered to a traditional office. With the prevalence of smartphone technology, video and tele-conferencing, networking and cloud computing, professionals can handle all of their business from a remote location...

  • You Can't Do It All: Productivity suggestions for life and work, by Miracle Maids

    Sometimes you just have to admit you can’t do it all. It happens especially when our to-do list creeps onto a second page and threatens to become a novella about all the undone things in our lives.

    The outcome: many times we feel paralyzed and nothing gets done.

    The first...

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