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Are You Selling What Your Customers Want?

Are You Selling What Your Customers Want? | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
When I was in high school, not much resonated with me. I was forced by the school to study subjects that I did not like to get me to places I did not really want to go.
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The Art of Acknowledgment

The Art of Acknowledgment | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
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By Darcy Eikenberg
One of my clients said of her boss, “Just once, I’d like to hear her tell me what’s good about my work, instead of pointing out everything I didn’t do.”
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Improving Your Communications Skills

Improving Your Communications Skills | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
7 Steps To Effective Communication That Gets Results
Author: Anne Bachrach
Communication is everything in business and in all of our relationships. Honestly, how else would people communicate?
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Nights and Weekends Community

Nights and Weekends Community | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
Want more tips to make running your side gigs, online store, home business, etc. easier and more profitable?
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How to Build Trust in Your Small Business

How to Build Trust in Your Small Business | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
Want to grow your small business? Customers aren’t likely to buy from you unless they feel confident that you will deliver… This week’s tip is on marketing strategies that will help build trust with customers.
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Wordpress Plugin of the Week: Alpine PhotoTile for Pinterest

Wordpress Plugin of the Week: Alpine PhotoTile for Pinterest | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
This is one of my favorite Wordpress plugins. It allows you to display images from a Pinterest user or board on your Wordpress site. Images are displayed via a shortcode that the plugin actually ge...
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Social Media Etiquette: Do’s and Don’ts

Social Media Etiquette: Do’s and Don’ts | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
Whether you’re using social media for business or personal use, it’s important to know the rules of the road.
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10 Things That Sabotage Your Work Day Focus If You Allow It

10 Things That Sabotage Your Work Day Focus If You Allow It | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
Inconsistency to manage your time can sabotage your work day, productivity and results on so many levels. Here are the top 10 modern day time killers.
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Twitter Experiments May Indicate Change Ahead

Twitter Experiments May Indicate Change Ahead | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
In this episode of The Small Business Marketing Report, Sean & Robert highlight some changes to Twitter recently & how they may impact your business.
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Be Thankful for Your Business With These 10 Items

Be Thankful for Your Business With These 10 Items | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
Think about your own life, especially as it relates to running a business. What are you grateful for? Are you thankful for your business?
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Say "Good Bye" to your 9 to 5 Job and Start Blogging

Say "Good Bye" to your 9 to 5 Job and Start Blogging | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
Many people dream of being able to earn a living by blogging from home. It can be done, but it takes time and a lot of work. Start with a plan, and some patience, and you can be a full-time blogger.
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Improving Your Leadership Skills

Improving Your Leadership Skills | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
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Traits of a good leader
Author: Annetta Powell
Some people think that a good leader can be created, that anyone can be made to be a good leader.
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Customizing the Functionality of Your Wordpress Site

Customizing the Functionality of Your Wordpress Site | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
As you work on your site, you will probably find various code snippets that you want to employ to modify standard Wordpress functionality. This is usually done in one of two ways, buy adding the co...
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5 Job Myths That Hinder Career Development

5 Job Myths That Hinder Career Development | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
Don’t let common career myths hinder your post graduation job search.
Fiction: There is one perfect job for me.
Fact: There are many occupations—and many jobs—that you would enjoy.
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142 Pinterest Board Ideas for Entrepreneurs - Launch Grow Joy

142 Pinterest Board Ideas for Entrepreneurs - Launch Grow Joy | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
Want to grow your business with Pinterest? Here are 142 Pinterest board ideas for entrepreneurs to get you started.
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5 Effective Steps to Help You Build a Strong Twitter Presence

5 Effective Steps to Help You Build a Strong Twitter Presence | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
Have you tried Twitter? You probably have. But are you happy with your results? If not, the tips in this post will help you improve your Twitter presence!
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How to Secure Your WordPress Website

How to Secure Your WordPress Website | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
WordPress is a popular website and blog platform among small businesses. However, if you aren't diligent about security, you might just get hacked -- which is what happened to me.
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How Local Businesses Should Size Up & Tackle Social Media

How Local Businesses Should Size Up & Tackle Social Media | Small Business News and Updates | Scoop.it
The most frequently asked question posed these days at events, webinars and new client meetings is “What is the best social media platform for my local business?
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