Archive: Small Business

Socializing in the name of business

Many companies today offer remote workspace options, promote social media connectivity and rely heavily on the conveniences of technology. From instant barista machines to video conferencing, grinding out the eight plus hours a day no longer requires landline phones, typewriters or snail mail. The water cooler has been replaced by instant messaging or inter-office “pings,” […]

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Budding Entrepreneurs

“Who do you know?” is a phrase often used by networking gurus and savvy business people in hopes of generating business from pre-existing contacts. Seeing as I am not afraid to eavesdrop in coffee shops to generate business, asking pre-existing contacts to introduce me to someone in their phone file seems almost like cheating. However, […]

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