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Can you juggle the 'everything' aspect of running your own business?
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Networking in three easy steps — SBR Members Site

Networking in three easy steps — SBR Members Site | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
I think we've all been there in networking groups when it gets to be a chore. Even when you can network like a rock star, eventually you get to the po
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Networking success comes from skill and passion.

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Growing Your Business: Referrals — SBR Members Site

Growing Your Business: Referrals — SBR Members Site | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
Referrals are supposed to be the easiest way to grow your business. After all, if you do a good job, then it should be easy for your client to send a
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Gathering referrals is a skill that can be learned. Here are a few tips.

 

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SBR Blog/Articles OLD — SBR Members Site

SBR Blog/Articles OLD — SBR Members Site | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
Have you ever learned a new skill only to find that you lose the knowledge in the rush of the day to day? It happens to everyone, but that doesn't mea
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New skills and knowledge take time to sink in. Learn how to make ingraining the knowledge more successful.

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Keeping your email subscribers happy | Small Business Rocks

Keeping your email subscribers happy | Small Business Rocks | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
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The delicate balance between keeping clients informed and spamming hits another legal hurdle.

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Knowing what you stand for | Small Business Rocks

Knowing what you stand for | Small Business Rocks | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
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Do you lead with your values in mind? Knowing where you stand is vital to leading people.

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Procrastination, always bad? | Small Business Rocks

Procrastination, always bad? | Small Business Rocks | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
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Procrastination is sometimes a way to make sure you have all the information you need.

 

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Business Plans are they needed? | Small Business Rocks

Business Plans are they needed? | Small Business Rocks | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it

Small Business Rocks. Are you struggling with your business plan?

 

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Business plans are tricky. There are a variety of reasons to write one and it's important to know your purpose. Check out the tips in this post.

 

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Leading people - what not to say - Training & Consulting

Leading people - what not to say - Training & Consulting | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
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Sometimes it more about what you don't say rather than what you say.

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Balance: how to find it in your life - Training & Consulting

Balance: how to find it in your life - Training & Consulting | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
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Sometimes trying harder gets fewer results. Taking time out to get balance, can make the difference between stellar success and just ordinary achievement.

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Why business owners need Project Management Training

Why business owners need Project Management Training | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
I'm not asking business people to take Project Management training to become certified. I mean courses that help you understand the basics.
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Learning how to manage project successfully is not just for project managers. Owners who understand the basics of project management are more likely to find success.

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Time Management Activities: Five Uncommon Tips for Making the Most of Your Time

Time Management Activities: Five Uncommon Tips for Making the Most of Your Time | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
Learn how to get things done and increase productivity with these time management activities
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Time Management tips are always useful for the busy person and the person who wants to be busier

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How to achieve goals | getting done what you really want done -

How to achieve goals | getting done what you really want done - | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
No matter how many goals you set, or how SMART they are, you need to achieve them. How to achieve goals is a question on many entrepreneur's lips.
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Setting goals is the first step, but if you don't have a plan, the chances of achieving the goals is low.

 

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As CEO/founder, how do you make sure your employees feel supported? | SmartBlogs

As CEO/founder, how do you make sure your employees feel supported? | SmartBlogs | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council, an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneu
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No matter the distance between the leader and the person on the front line, there needs to be a connection.

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Sand Omnibus by Hugh Howey | book review » P. A. Wilson

Sand Omnibus by Hugh Howey | book review » P. A. Wilson | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
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post-apocalyptic living at it's best? Worst?

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The Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs — SBR Members Site

The Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs — SBR Members Site | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
Entrepreneurs work in all kinds of industries, but we figured there must be something that they have in common. Elena and I found this article from En
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It takes more than an idea to be an entrepreneur. Check out these 7 traits.

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SBR Blog/Articles OLD — SBR Members Site

SBR Blog/Articles OLD — SBR Members Site | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
Marketing your business is a matter of making the right choices. Not every marketing path is for everyone. We think that a good way for you to decide
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Is social media marketing the choice for every business? No, but it might be right for yours.

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Are you taking advantage of the brave new world? | Small Business Rocks

Are you taking advantage of the brave new world? | Small Business Rocks | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
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Today the world of business is incredibly enabled by technology. Because we don't need a giant infrastructure, a small business can be nimble and look like the big guys with low investment.

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Is the traditional hierachy dead? | Small Business Rocks

Is the traditional hierachy dead? | Small Business Rocks | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
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Issues that get in the way of effectively leading large business also apply to small business. The small business does have an advantage.

 

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Small Business the Underdog? | Small Business Rocks

Small Business the Underdog? | Small Business Rocks | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
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Sometimes a small business can play to a strength that others see as a weakness.

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Is your small business underearning? | Small Business Rocks

Is your small business underearning? | Small Business Rocks | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
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It can be hard to value your work when you run a small business. Here are a few tips.

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Competitive Advantage, what is it? | Small Business Rocks

Competitive Advantage, what is it? | Small Business Rocks | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it

I saw this post over at DuctTapeMarketing.com talking about competitive advantage. Often we think about an advantage as a new technology, or product, but The article suggests it’s more simple than that.

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We know getting the advantage over our competitors is the way to success in a crowded market. The edge is not always what you think.

 

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Organizational Culture isn’t just for the big guys | Small Business Rocks

Organizational Culture isn’t just for the big guys | Small Business Rocks | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
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Is it time to check in on your corporate culture? Here are some tips on why it's important.

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Balancing Priorities, day job and project demands

Balancing Priorities, day job and project demands | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
When it comes to managing multiple projects, or a day job and projects, it's all about balancing priorities at the outset.
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We all find ourselves stuck in crisis mode now and then. The best way to avoid it happening all the time is to learn how to balance priorities.

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Strategies for time management | one tip for this week -

Strategies for time management | one tip for this week - | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
If you can only make one change in your habits, make a change that will help you to build strategies for time management.
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It's hard to make a lot of change even when you know you need to. Make one change and see if that gets you moving toward your goals.

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Get more done | 3 tips to help you stop spinning your wheels -

Get more done | 3 tips to help you stop spinning your wheels - | Starting a new business - madness or genius? | Scoop.it
The key to being productive is to get more done. That's easy to say, but how do you do it? Check out these tips on managing your to-do list. Online course
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When you start a business, you might find your to-do list expanding beyond your ability to complete. Here's a tip to get you more productive.

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