Tag: Business

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Why a High Turnover Rate is Dangerous for Your Business

High turnover may not seem especially damaging, but make no mistake; it is one of the most harmful qualities that a business can have. Inability to keep employees around for extended periods of time not only lessens the productivity of a workplace but also speaks to deeper problems within the business.

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How to Build the Right Work Culture for Your Business

When you have the right work culture for your business, you can practically feel positive energy flowing through your workplace. Employees will have more enthusiasm for each other and their work. The sense of pride should result in more productivity and better results.

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Girl Scout Cookie Time

It is Girl Scout Cookie Season once again in North Carolina. It’s the time of year when my daughters go bonkers selling cookies, along with thousands of other girls across the state. What is important about the program isn’t just the cookies.

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How Cars Are the Reflection of Every Entrepreneur’s Personality and Success

At first glance, how we dress and what we drive may seem like superficial factors to take into account when building a business. However, we’re very visual creatures, and we have already established the most vital symbols of success and trust in business, one of them being your car of choice.

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5 Laws Every Business Owner Needs to Master

All business owners understand there are specific laws that apply to operation. While some laws are specific to one particular industry or another, there are several other laws that apply generally to all establishments.

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What Are You Liable For as a New Business Owner?

Most owners think about liability at one point or another, but it’s possible that with everything else that goes into starting and running a company, this detail has slipped through the cracks. Liability is going to be something important to learn about, no matter what type of business you own.

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Empowering Women to Embrace Their Power as Entrepreneurs

More and more women are breaking into the exciting world of entrepreneurship. Despite all of the benefits to entrepreneurship, men still dominate within the business world, which begs the question: how can we empower women to be entrepreneurs?

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Entrepreneur Interview – Silva Mirzoian

After having hit rock bottom, both personally and financially, Silva Mirzoian has reinvented herself, and has become the leading expert in helping others to jumpstart their personal and professional lives. She is an author, entrepreneur, lifestyle developer, transformational trainer, and creator.

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How to Better Organize Your Business Meetings and Interviews

A typical business owner’s schedule is full of meetings and interviews. There are meetings with suppliers, coworkers, clients, safety inspectors, employees, and so many more. Knowing these strategies to better organize all these important events can help make your professional life a lot easier.

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Best Cities to Start a Business in 2018

Marketing rule #1 is location, location, and location. Different cities have a variety of support systems in place and have very different resources. If you’re thinking of pursuing entrepreneurship, here is a list of cities where you can increase your probability of success.