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UK in recession, but some people are weathering the economic storm

UK in recession, but some people are weathering the economic storm | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
While GDP data yesterday suggested the UK is back in recession, a new study bucked the gloomy trend and revealed that female entrepreneurs are weathering the economic storm. Women's business start-ups have proved resilient in hard times.
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10 Habits of Remarkably Charismatic People

10 Habits of Remarkably Charismatic People | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
Charisma isn't something you have. It's something you earn. Here's how.
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Women Entrepreneurs: Bullish About Their Businesses, Bearish on the Economy

Women Entrepreneurs: Bullish About Their Businesses, Bearish on the Economy | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
How do women business owners feel about the economy in general, their business outlook in particular, and the role of government in business?
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Two Lists You Should Look at Every Morning

Two Lists You Should Look at Every Morning | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
I was late for my meeting with the CEO of a technology company and I was emailing him from my iPhone as I walked onto the elevator in his company's office building. I stayed focused on the screen as I rode to the sixth floor.
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How To Create a Pinteresting Healthcare Social Media Strategy | HealthWorks Collective

How To Create a Pinteresting Healthcare Social Media Strategy | HealthWorks Collective | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
EXCLUSIVE POST - A recent study revealed that Pinterest, the latest social networking site to take the social media world by storm, is now driving more traffic to websites and blogs than YouTube, Google+ and LinkedIn combined.
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List of blogs or directories that review startups, web applications, web 2.0 tools... | Comparison tables - SocialCompare

List of blogs or directories that review startups, web applications, web 2.0 tools... | Comparison tables - SocialCompare | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it

If you have time on your hands, there is plenty of interesting stuff buried here ...

List of blogs or directories that review startups, web applications, web 2.0 tools...
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There is an alternative to austerity

There is an alternative to austerity | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
THE backlash to the backlash against austerity seems now to be underway.
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To Innovate Or Not To Innovate That Is Not The Question

To Innovate Or Not To Innovate That Is Not The Question | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
 
How to Protect Your Screenplay 
 
by C.J. Perry
 
Finally, you have completed your script. After countless drafts, workshops, and merciless editing sessions, you now have a correctly formatted, workable manuscript.
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How to use the SEO Pyramid Strategy

How to use the SEO Pyramid Strategy | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it

Neat use of pyramid structure to demontrate key components of social media strategy

 

Blog post at SeoCustomer : You might have heard of Maslow's hierarchy of needs – you know the one with Physiological needs, Safety needs, Love and belonging, Esteem,[..] (RT @louiseoconor: How to use the SEO Pyramid Strategy http://t.co/zW3NM6ii...

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Government lacks strategy - MPs

Government lacks strategy - MPs | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it

It is not only small and medium sized businesses who sometimes suffer through lack of a strategy - even the British Government gets into Ready - Fire - Aim mode at times.


"A lack of strategic thinking is leading to a "patch and mend" approach to policy-making, the Commons Public Administration Committee says.

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Young Entrepreneurs Benefit from Crowdfunding

Young Entrepreneurs Benefit from Crowdfunding | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
If you’re a first-time entrepreneur, the small business loan officer down at the bank might laugh you out the front door. What if your parents cannot or will not fork over the startup capital? Have you thought about crowdfunding?
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PerDM Agree Market Research Important Step in Developing Business Strategy

CHESTER, ENGLAND, April 23, 2012 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Strategic business planning is an area that cannot be outsourced according to Field Marketing Agency, PerDM who believe conducting market and consumer research is essential to ensuring their...
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Focus on your core competencies | CSUF Entrepreneurial Matters

For whatever reason companies try to expand beyond their core competencies. This is usually a bad idea.
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IMF Raises Global Growth Outlook, But Risks Remain - Wall Street Journal

IMF Raises Global Growth Outlook, But Risks Remain - Wall Street Journal | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
BloombergIMF Raises Global Growth Outlook, But Risks RemainWall Street JournalBy IAN TALLEY WASHINGTON (Dow Jones)--The International Monetary Fund Tuesday raised its outlook for global economic growth to 3.5% for the year, but warned that while prospects...
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Malcolm Gladwell: In 50 years, Bill Gates will be revered and Steve Jobs will be forgotten

Malcolm Gladwell: In 50 years, Bill Gates will be revered and Steve Jobs will be forgotten | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
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Some entrepreneurs change the world, and make money doing it

Some entrepreneurs change the world, and make money doing it | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
Entrepreneurs change the world. Some develop new products or services that meet real needs or delight customers. Some create new jobs.
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» 10 Reasons You Should Never Get a Job An Entrepreneur’s Life

» 10 Reasons You Should Never Get a Job An Entrepreneur’s Life | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
See on Scoop.it – How to – Marketing I was recently reading Steve Pavlina’s: 10 Reasons You Should Never Get …Continue reading » (» 10 Reasons You Should Never Get a Job An Entrepreneur's Life http://t.co/GimLFA36...)...
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How Crowdfunding Can Help Startups To Survive

How Crowdfunding Can Help Startups To Survive | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
Crowdfunding helps small business owners to organize the business and minimize chances of failure.
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10 Tips to Kick-start Your Sales Skills

10 Tips to Kick-start Your Sales Skills | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
Learning to sell yourself, and your product or service, is one of the biggest challenges as a startup. Here's how to master the basics.
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UK in recession, but some people are weathering the economic storm

UK in recession, but some people are weathering the economic storm | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
While GDP data yesterday suggested the UK is back in recession, a new study bucked the gloomy trend and revealed that female entrepreneurs are weathering the economic storm. Women's business start-ups have proved resilient in hard times.
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How 4 famous rebrandings rate - Fortune Management

How 4 famous rebrandings rate - Fortune Management | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
A name change is not always a game changer: A look at four companies that tried to craft a new identity.
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Put Your New Business Model to the Test

Put Your New Business Model to the Test | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
When a consumer product company wants to know how a new product or new marketing campaign will perform, it doesn't rely solely on traditional market research surveys. It goes to test markets.
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How entrepreneurs can outdo competitors

How entrepreneurs can outdo competitors | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
Young entrepreneurs often hesitate to follow their business dreams, because they believe their target market is already so competitive (How entrepreneurs can outdo competitors: Young entrepreneurs often hesitate to follow their business dreams, bec...)...
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5 tips from female entrepreneurs

5 tips from female entrepreneurs | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it

5 great tips for entrepreneurs (although penned foor women, they are appropriate for all)

While the term, ‘entrepreneur’,  typically conjures the image of a male like Steve Jobs,...  ("...females are intuitive systems-thinkers, care more about solutions than who gets credit, are experts on...)...

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Facebook and MySpace, Satire and Strategy - Forbes

Facebook and MySpace, Satire and Strategy - Forbes | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
Sometimes you need a huge analyst's survey to find a new strategy for a Web 2.0 property. Sometimes you can find it in one of the UK's leading online comedy sites.
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RSM Tenon: Every firm should have strategic plan - This is Nottingham

RSM Tenon: Every firm should have strategic plan - This is Nottingham | Strategy formulation | Scoop.it
RSM Tenon: Every firm should have strategic planThis is NottinghamIT is estimated that 70 per cent of SME businesses do not have a formal strategic plan.
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