Category Archives: business

How To Maximize Your Blog Conference Experience

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As a professional blogger, traveling to blog conferences is something that I strive to do on an annual basis. I strive to be strategic about the conferences that I attend to ensure that the investment of my time and finances is worthwhile.

Over the past few years,

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6 Tips to Make Your Meetings Efficient and Meaningful

As an entrepreneur or small business owner, your days will no doubt be taken up with a whole lot of meetings. As these can become very time consuming, it is very important that you make sure you aren’t wasting your time in meetings. This will help you, your company, and your employees.

To make sure that all of your meetings are as efficient and meaningful as they should be, you should always try and keep the following great meeting tips in mind.

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These Shipping Tools Improve Ecommerce Customer Satisfaction

Owning and operating your own ecommerce website is a truly fantastic experience that allows you to be your own boss and set your own hours. In a sense, it’s a whole new world of freedom.

On the other hand, it’s also a good deal of work and troubleshooting. Not only are you trying to sell items and find new customers, you are often put in situations where you need to learn new skills and adopt new techniques to stay competitive.

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Watch Out For The Hazards Of An Untidy Home Office!

Freelancing from home or running a business from your spare room? If so, you might think you have it easy when it comes to the ‘keeping things tidy’ stakes. After all, you have no boss or team leader peering over your shoulder demanding you clear up your desk space each and every night – it’s only your rules that matter.

However, there are some distinct advantages of maintaining tidiness in your home office that you just can’t ignore.

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7 Reasons You Need To Improve Business Writing Skills

Writing skills may bring back a lot of memories of English classes that you took long ago, however the truth is that being able to write well can help you progress further than you’d expect in business and your daily life. There’s no end to the benefits that come from being able to produce high quality and original pieces of text. While many people may be unsure just how writing can help them, the following reasons show just how vital writing can be to your success:

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Cloud-Based Collaboration Brings Many Benefits to Business

The business world is changing rapidly thanks to the many technological advances, most prominently the internet; we are lucky to have at our disposal in the 21st Century. Perhaps one of the greatest changes we have seen is the cloud, which allows for a greater level of collaboration between employees and businesses than ever before.

If you haven’t yet jumped on the cloud collaboration bandwagon, here are a few good reasons why you might want to hop onboard now:

It Increases Efficiency

Software testing tools like the  qTest platform for software testing tool which can be accessed remotely from any location,

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Cultivating A Heart-Core Community

As a community builder and manager, it is important to me to focus on showing up for my community. That may include showing the good, the not-so-good and the growing pains. Recently I joined a great group of live-broadcasters to shares ways we are cultivating community and creating a heart-core following through our live-streaming channel on Periscope.

Showing Up For Your Community

In order to create a heart-core community,