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  • 7 Tips To Climb The Career Ladder

    When it comes down to it, there are plenty of different routes that you can take in an attempt to get a foot on the career ladder; but why settle for one foot when instead you could be climbing? Society will tell you that to achieve the job of your dreams and score that job you always wanted...

  • How to Develop Your Home Business

    In the past , people have relied on several elements to start their own business. Some of these have included a college education (Master’s Degree minimum), substantial investments and a brick and mortar office in which to operate.

    With advances in technology and a changing, global...

  • Ergonomics for a More Efficient Office

     When it comes to organizing and decorating your office space,everything from color schemes, furniture design and the location of the space all come into play when designing your space. But, in addition to the aesthetics, you should also consider ergonomics.

    In a nutshell, ergonomics...

  • 6 Phone Interview Tips to Help You Get the Job You Want

    In this economy, it’s an employer’s market, because there are so many applicants per job. With an abundance of applicants, employers have their pick of the litter, so it’s up to you to stand out and be chosen. It’s no easy feat, especially when employers are changing the way they...

  • 4 Ways to Spend Less on Postage

    Most businesses know it’s convenient to buy stamps online, but they don’t really think about how much they’re spending on postage.Shipping products, shipping contracts and shipping correspondence is part of most any business.Shipping costs are fixed, you might think, so you’...

  • Design Tips to Revamp and Revitalize Your Home Office

    A business is only as organized as its owner. Therefore, wherever you work, it’s absolutely essential to work in a clean, open, professional-looking and organized space. If you’re looking to revamp your home office with creative, colorful decor and professional organization,  here are a few...

  • Swallowing Your Pride To Improve Your Business

    As a savvy (and potentially type A) business woman, you probably have a hard time relinquishing control when it comes to your business. Your business is, after all, your baby. You came up with the idea, nurtured it, built a business around it from the ground up. You know it inside and...

  • Tips for More Effective Networking

     We’ve all heard about the “old boys’ network.”  How well are you using your “successful women’s network?” 

    Sure we all admire the person who got to the top on their own but if we took a close look we’d realize most everyone has help on their success...

  • Making Your Business More Efficient

    Businesses don’t  always run smoothly. If yours isn't taking off or is in a rut, maybe it's time to take a look at the way you've been running it and see what you can improve..

    Today's world is one of fast access, fast connections, social networking and so on. Inefficient systems will...

  • Mastering a Balance: Life, Work, and Pursuit of Happiness

    Do you feel like you’re doing the same the humdrum tasks day in and day out? If you do it, may be time to consider your options including getting an advanced degree,. Today, an associate’s or bachelor’s degree is good to have, but with the country still struggling economically  those degrees...

  • 10 Essentials of Project Management

     

    Managing multiple projects, inter-company projects, or national or international projects is tough, no matter how capable project managers may believe themselves to be. Managing these projects can take a lot of your time and effort, so you'll need the right tools to help you...

  • Reduce Clutter and Organize Your Office to Increase Productivity

    Whether you’re setting up a home office or reorganizing your cubicle, you owe it to yourself to create a functional workspace. Experts suggest that reducing clutter actually increases productivity. Imagine all the time you’ll save not searching for important documents...

  • Managing a Work-at-Home Business as a Single Mom

    Working from home is an option that many people, especially single mothers, are taking advantage of in this day and age. Working from home has become a way for mothers to find a way to earn an income from home while still being able to spend time with their children. Managing a work at home...

  • Stress Management for Workers in Helping Professions

     

    CareerCast.com lists several helping professions among its Top 10 Most Stressful Jobs. For example, in 2013 public service jobs like military member, firefighter and police officer were mentioned in the list. Other stressful jobs include social worker, nurse, physician and educator...

  • How to Create Your Personal Brand

     

    Creating a personal brand is a wise first step in building a career path that will be both enjoyable and a good fit for your interests, skills and personality. The concept behind building a personal brand is simple: When you know what makes you tick, what personality type you have,...

  • New Business for Spring

    While it’s true that starting your own business can make employment verification a little more difficult, it can really be worth your while if you know what you’re doing.  As we approach spring, it’s prime time to begin creating something of your own as many businesses tend to do much better...

  • Business Ideas to Pursue This Spring

    Women in areas all across the country are looking to get their feet wet within the world of owning and operating business. Many women become successful entrepreneurs after starting their own businesses or buy a opportunities and franchise business. If you are a woman looking to...

  • Putting a Woman's Name On It

    Do you ever feel like you are a faceless person in a corporation, even though you might have a high-visibility job in that company?

    Many successful women don’t do enough to pat themselves on the back for a job well done. They may not give themselves enough credit if a business deal...

  • Tools from Google To Help You Succeed

     

    Google Alerts: Here’s a way to keep track of subjects that matter to your business. Google Alerts lets you select a subject that matters to you and then news relating to that subject will be delivered to your email inbox. Best uses: monitor news about yourself and your business,...

  • Marketing Tactics You Can Use

    When it comes to marketing, things can change dramatically from one year to another. Traditional techniques such as print mail advertising no longer dominate the industry. Instead online marketing is the go-to choice for many marketers. 

    Here are a just a few tactics that can help to...

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