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Networking Tip #4: The Fortune Is In The Follow-Up

So now you’ve attended a networking event, made some great connections, and have business cards from everyone you’ve connected with, but have you really connected yet? The answer is no. So what's next?

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What I Wish I Had Known
Words of wisdom and lessons learned from those who have been there. Covers a wide variety of areas from career to relationships to big and small things of daily life.
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Before It's Too Late: 5 Steps to Keep Your Best Employees

Before It's Too Late: 5 Steps to Keep Your Best Employees | What I Wish I Had Known | Scoop.it
By the time you try to give them raises, they're already out the door. If you want to retain your best people, you need to start much sooner.
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What do you to retain your best and brightest?

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Should You Sell Your Business? How to Make the Tough Call

Should You Sell Your Business? How to Make the Tough Call | What I Wish I Had Known | Scoop.it

Are youLots of entrepreneurs face the same dilemma: Should you spend more on the business or sell it? Here's how to work through what is never an easy decision.

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Would you sell your entrepreneurial venture?

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The Single Most Important Secret To Scaling Up An Entrepreneurial Venture

The Single Most Important Secret To Scaling Up An Entrepreneurial Venture | What I Wish I Had Known | Scoop.it
Generally, what keeps an entrepreneurial venture from making the turn from start-up to a sustainably growing and thriving enterprise is the entrepreneurial founder.. The key is getting that entrepreneur out of the way.
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Not take the entrepreneur out of the company– just out of the way of the other people trying to do their jobs.

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Twitter's Biz Stone on the Power of the Creative Mind

Twitter's Biz Stone on the Power of the Creative Mind | What I Wish I Had Known | Scoop.it
In his new book, Things A Little Bird Told Me: Confessions of a Creative Mind, Biz Stone discusses his nontraditional path to co-founding Twitter and Jelly.
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To think that the idea of Twitter was a side conversation and look what it turned into.

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10 Best Business Books for Going Green

10 Best Business Books for Going Green | What I Wish I Had Known | Scoop.it
Whether you want to change the world or simply reduce your company's environmental footprint, these books from Yvon Chouinard, Jeffrey Hollender, and more provide both advice and inspiration.
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For your Earth Day inspired business reading.

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Why Entrepreneurs Will Beat Multinationals to the Bottom of the Pyramid

Why Entrepreneurs Will Beat Multinationals to the Bottom of the Pyramid | What I Wish I Had Known | Scoop.it
Starting from scratch is necessary for success.
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For companies of any size serious about these markets, it is critical to remember that lessons learned selling to richer consumers likely do not apply to those coming out of poverty.

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3 Beliefs of Highly Successful People

3 Beliefs of Highly Successful People | What I Wish I Had Known | Scoop.it
High achievement isn't just about what you do, it's also about what you believe, says HubSpot founder Dharmesh Shah.
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Is what you believe helping you succeed on your own terms?

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What Makes the Best Logos So Good

What Makes the Best Logos So Good | What I Wish I Had Known | Scoop.it
An expert weighs in on the elements that separate a great brand emblem from a forgettable one.
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How do global icons influence your subconscious?

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Is There a Biotech Bubble?

Is There a Biotech Bubble? | What I Wish I Had Known | Scoop.it
April 9 (Bloomberg) –- Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers General Partner Dr. Beth Seidenberg discusses investing in digital health. She speaks with Emily Chang on Bloomberg Television’s “Bloomberg West (Source: Bloomberg)
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If there is a Bioetech Bubble, would you change your investments?

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