Tag: Business Lessons

To succeed in entrepreneurship, you need to be constantly educating yourself and learning new things. You can learn from books, seminars, classes, and yes, experiences of other successful businesses and entrepreneurs.

Learn the lessons every small business and home business entrepreneurs need to know

Branching Out Your Business: Lessons from Independent Retailers

August 6, 2014 | By | Reply More
Branching Out Your Business: Lessons from Independent Retailers

Businesses often branch out to some other segments or niches, and small businesses are no exception. With all the branching out, it is imperative that you understand how each part of the segments contribute to your overall business. Start by asking yourself these questions

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Wine Tasting Lessons for Home Business Entrepreneurs

May 15, 2014 | By | Reply More
Wine Tasting Lessons for Home Business Entrepreneurs

Have you ever watched the process a wine expert goes through when tasting wine? There’s a great lesson we home-based entrepreneurs can learn from the process of wine tasting

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What I Learned from a Successful Small Business Owner About Sales

April 18, 2014 | By | Reply More
What I Learned from a Successful Small Business Owner About Sales

In the world of sales, there are simple little things that can have a huge impact. Learn the lessons I learned from a successful small business owner about sales

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Lessons from Steve Jobs: How to Achieve Success in Your Career

March 27, 2014 | By | Reply More
Lessons from Steve Jobs: How to Achieve Success in Your Career

Many of the principles behind Steve Jobs’ breakthrough success at Apple apply equally to the management of one’s career. Here are a few ways Jobs can teach you to ‘think differently’ about professional and career success.

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Lessons Learned from Second Life: Social Media Virtual Worlds

March 2, 2014 | By | Reply More
Lessons Learned from Second Life: Social Media Virtual Worlds

Second Life and other virtual worlds have enormous branding opportunities. In terms of social media, virtual worlds really are communities in the most literal sense, and it is the level of interaction and engagement that creates such a strong platform for branding.

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Sales Lessons Learned From Selling in a Recession

January 17, 2014 | By | Reply More
Sales Lessons Learned From Selling in a Recession

Some sales professionals prospered while others suffered. Here are key sales lessons that can be learned from selling in a tight economy. These will help you succeed in the upcoming year.

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Everybody Wins: The Story and Lessons Behind RE/MAX

January 11, 2014 | By | Reply More
Everybody Wins: The Story and Lessons Behind RE/MAX

Read the chapter summaries of the book “Everybody Wins: The Story and Lessons Behind RE/MAX” about Dave Liniger and how he founded RE/MAX .

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Trade Show Etiquette: 12 Lessons for a First-Time Exhibitor

December 14, 2013 | By | Reply More
Trade Show Etiquette: 12 Lessons for a First-Time Exhibitor

Trade show participation is an exercise in salesmanship and people watching. Learn the proper trade show etiquette to get the most out of your time and investment as an exhibitor.

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Achieving Peak Performance: What Golf Can Teach You About Business

November 15, 2013 | By | Reply More
Achieving Peak Performance: What Golf Can Teach You About Business

Peak performance in golf and business has many parallels. If you think of yourself on the course and at the office as the same person, you will find powerful inner resources that will help you achieve your goals faster!

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8 Lessons in Managing Large Accounts

November 14, 2013 | By | Reply More
8 Lessons in Managing Large Accounts

“Change alone is unchanging.” – Heraclitus In the past few decades, account management has been transformed by the most incredible explosion of technological wizardry to appear since the Scientific Revolution of the seventeenth century. Today, even small- to medium-sized firms routinely equip their sales, marketing, and account management people with Web sites, intranets, mobile phones, […]

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12 Commandments of Wealth: Lessons from Self-Made Successful Entrepreneurs

November 9, 2013 | By | Reply More
12 Commandments of Wealth: Lessons from Self-Made Successful Entrepreneurs

W. Randall Jones, founder of Worth magazine, in his book entitled “The Richest Man in Town: The Twelve Commandments of Wealth“distills the characteristics of successful men and women. He explores the age-old question of what makes these successful people, all self-made, different from you and me. Being rich and living a prosperous life seem to be […]

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Lessons from E.W. Scripps: Outlandish Rules for Making Money

October 27, 2013 | By | Reply More
Lessons from E.W. Scripps: Outlandish Rules for Making Money

Edward W. Scripps built a media empire that includes daily newspapers in 20 markets stretching from Washington to Florida, Scripps Howard News Service, United Media, and the worldwide licensing and syndication home of PEANUTS and DILBERT. He started the business in 1878, borrowing $10,000 to launch a newspaper in Cleveland called “The Penny Press.” It […]

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