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29 Quotes On The Future of Business

29 Quotes On The Future of Business | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
What does the future of business have in store for us? Here are 29 quotes to help you understand the changes that are coming. Please add your own quote?

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judicoms Associate's curator insight, August 27, 2013 7:28 AM

add your insight...in business note that families are valuable assets to hang on to when the storm hits

 
The Fish Firm's curator insight, September 14, 2013 12:12 PM

The internet has radically changed the relationship between customers and businesses. This has forced especially small businesses into a new space where ‘business as usual’ must be done differently in order to get discovered, connect with customers and run effective promotions.

As we’ve been visiting with small businesses, we’ve found that most are using social media to connect with customers. But at the same time, most are unaware of the power online communities, that include a combination of Social, Local and Mobile media, can play in today's consumer’s purchase decisions.

This stat proves this to be true: "Peer recommendations drive sales. 70% of consumer said they were influenced by a friend or family member’s online recommendation, beating out in-person recommendation (61%), online articles (59%), ads (49%), or someone they follow online but don’t know (32%)"

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What Statement Shaped Your Career?

What Statement Shaped Your Career? | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Hi all,This isn't my normal kind of post here on Linkedin. Instead of sharing career perspective, I'm turning the tables and asking you for help.Here's why...We are working on a very special project
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Cut Your Meeting Time by 90%

Cut Your Meeting Time by 90% | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Managers do things right, while leaders do the right thing(s).” -- Warren Bennis, scholar and organizational expert
Most advice on meetings focuses on the “how.” But the effort to
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Six pieces of advice for would-be entrepreneurs - Birmingham Business Journal

Six pieces of advice for would-be entrepreneurs - Birmingham Business Journal | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
If you're thinking about starting a business, you're not alone.
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The 3 Questions People Always Forget to Ask in an Interview

The 3 Questions People Always Forget to Ask in an Interview | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Getting an interview for that dream job is a perfect chance to sell yourself and you need to make sure that you get everything right.Preparation is vital and it goes without saying that you should
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The 18 Most Ridiculous Startup Ideas That Eventually Became Successful

The 18 Most Ridiculous Startup Ideas That Eventually Became Successful | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Even the most well-known venture capitalists have startups they regret passing on. For John Doerr of Kleiner Perkins, it was Twitter.
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The Misconceptions of Entrepreneurship

The Misconceptions of Entrepreneurship | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
In the past few decades entrepreneurship has been transformed from a dirty word into one of the most aspirational careers people strive for. So what does being an entrepreneur really mean?We’ve
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6 Growth Strategies Business Leaders Employ

6 Growth Strategies Business Leaders Employ | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it

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Suchitra Mishra's curator insight, August 13, 2013 9:06 AM

Good solid tips for revenue growth..

Angela Heath's curator insight, August 14, 2013 6:21 PM

Learning from the big guys is VERY important.

Anne Smart's curator insight, March 14, 2014 4:25 PM

But you already knew this didn't you....

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Hire Economics: The Workforce is Restless, But Has Nowhere to Go

Hire Economics: The Workforce is Restless, But Has Nowhere to Go | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Last week, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) reported that 162 thousand,000 new non-farm payroll jobs were created in July. To put this in perspective, the average since the beginning of the year
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What It's Like Being a Middle Manager Today

What It's Like Being a Middle Manager Today | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Companies are leaner than ever, placing greater demands on staff even as they invest in technology that threatens to eliminate many jobs. Managers are being asked to do more, while still developing talent and meeting deadlines.
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Are your best employees thinking about leaving?

Are your best employees thinking about leaving? | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Would you be open to explore a situation if it were clearly superior to what you’re doing today?This past weekend I conducted a 10-second survey comparing job-hunting activity with current job
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Metrics: They're No Laughing Matter

Metrics: They're No Laughing Matter | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Sorry. That title is a little misleading. In my opinion, pretty much everything is a laughing matter, but I digress. My point is this: measurements, metrics, and accountability are important in every
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Seattle considering plan to raise minimum wage to $15 per hour

Seattle considering plan to raise minimum wage to $15 per hour | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
At $9.19 an hour, Washington already has the highest state minimum wage in the nation, but reportedly, Seattle is considering raising it even higher.
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16 Social Media Marketing Tips From the Pros

16 Social Media Marketing Tips From the Pros | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Social media marketing tips: Here's what these social media experts recommend as the best marketing tactics worth doing today.

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Andrew Earnshaw's curator insight, August 16, 2013 9:55 AM

Social Media is both a stand alone communication channel, but it should also be used to feed people into a web site where a stronger relationship can be built. So tweets with links direct to a particular page, a subject on a web site or a blog work really well.

Harry Shawn's curator insight, August 20, 2013 9:28 AM

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Jennifer Dodge - CCRC executive director's curator insight, September 11, 2013 11:44 AM

Social Media is both a stand alone communication channel, but it should also be used to feed people into a web site where a stronger relationship can be built. So tweets with links direct to a particular page, a subject on a web site or a blog work really well.

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How to Convert a Job into a Career

How to Convert a Job into a Career | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
We don’t have a skills gap, we have a thinking gap.In a recent survey, 95% of over 4,700 fully-employed and passive candidates said they'd be willing to have a serious discussion about a better
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Career Article - Raising the Rates for Retail Workers - RetailGigs.com

Career Article - Raising the Rates for Retail Workers - RetailGigs.com | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Read this article titled - Raising the Rates for Retail Workers. Read, comment and post your own career article at RetailGigs.com. RetailGigs.com
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When Did The Customer Stop Being Right?

When Did The Customer Stop Being Right? | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
We are now living with an entire generation of disinterested store clerks, rude waiters, indifferent cable company operators and medical office staffs who frankly don't give a damn whether you ever cross their employer's doorway again.
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The American Consumer Is Truly A Wonder To Behold

The American Consumer Is Truly A Wonder To Behold | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
This may have been the slowest week for monthly...
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The Ultimate 5 Step Playbook To Managing Your Personal Brand

The Ultimate 5 Step Playbook To Managing Your Personal Brand | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
There are many facets in the developmental process of your personal brand. How you choose to manage your personal brand will influence your daily leadership decisions and career management plans.
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Rethinking Work: How to Choose Your Next Employee

Rethinking Work: How to Choose Your Next Employee | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
There are only four types of jobs. Too often, people get stuck in the wrong one.When I was a full-time recruiter, most of my clients were small entrepreneurial companies in the $20-100 million range.
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10 Things Really Amazing Employees Do

10 Things Really Amazing Employees Do | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Here are ten traits that any great employer should recognize and reward instantly.
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5 Things to Think About When Creating a Social Media Content Strategy

5 Things to Think About When Creating a Social Media Content Strategy | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
An article discussing five things to think about when creating a social media content strategy.
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Content marketing definition & overview: what is content marketing?

Content marketing definition & overview: what is content marketing? | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
A content marketing definition and approach, focused on the customer, including a list of content marketing resources.
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