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The 5 Best Business Ideas of 2017

By , February 23, 2018
After a year has passed it is customary to take stock: What were the major developments and how should they guide our ... Read More

Kevin Harrington

15 Super Sales Secrets from Billion-Dollar Entrepreneur Kevin Harrington

By , February 5, 2018
Why is it some people struggle to sell their products or services, while others seem able to sell just about ... Read More


Facebook, Pepsi, and 7 Other Brand Disasters of 2017

By , January 22, 2018
The worst brand scandals of the year were mostly about sexism or racism.  In the decade I've been posting about the ... Read More


6 Holiday Marketing Tips and Ideas for Small Businesses

By , December 7, 2017
This time of year, there are holiday marketing campaigns everywhere. Whether the campaigns are small and involve ... Read More


The Business of Belief

By , December 1, 2017
Two realities have redefined the nature of influence in today's modern marketplace. First, our choices have increased ... Read More

You’re a Leader – What Should You Tweet?

By , October 17, 2017
Social media has given us an incredible tool with which to reach millions and millions of people across the globe. ... Read More

Great Marketer

4 Skills Every Great Marketer Should Possess

By , October 16, 2017
With the economy expanding, many companies may be looking to grow their customer base. While that usually means hiring ... Read More

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Why and How to Become a Purpose-Driven Company

By , October 11, 2017
One of the first questions I ask small business owners when I begin working with them is "What is your company's ... Read More

Online News

Early Adopter – Business Insider’s COO Shaping the Future of Online News

By , September 27, 2017
Julie Hansen ’03 anticipated the digital age long before it arrived — and, as president and COO of Business ... Read More

big data

How Leveraging Big Data Can Help Transform Corporate Training

By , September 20, 2017
Big data is more than just a hot trend or a catchy buzzword in the business world. It has actively transformed ... Read More


Collaboration is the Enemy of Innovation

By , August 14, 2017
Brainstorming, group writing, and "designs by committee" are huge wastes of time and money. For six decades, ... Read More