Mon.Jul 02, 2012

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Employers Hire the Best: Is That You?

Job Advice Blog

No employer is seeking to hire Mr. Average. All employers seek the exceptional and the very best. But how do you convince them that you are the ideal candidate? And how do you beat your competition for this one job? Most candidates approach the interview similar to a test. For many, this is the logical [.].

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The Rise of Gourmet Food Trucks

Small Business Labs

The chart below shows the stunning growth in the number of Google hits for the search term "food trucks" over the last 4 years.

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Cloud computing, your business and your customers – the four things you need to know

The Small Business Blog

Many of you will know that the founder of this blog Stefan Töpfer, founded and is steadily building, Winweb, a cloud computing firm. have known Stefan for a while now after I interviewed him for a book, Rare Business (you can buy a copy here) that I wrote in 2010. Since then I have…

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Just Because it Looks Scary, Doesn't Mean You Shouldn't Try It

Productive & Organized

" Everyone has a 'risk muscle.' You keep it in shape by trying new things. If you don't, it atrophies.   I never have. 

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4 Reasons you Should Continue Providing your Employees Health Insurance

Small Business CEO

These employees will now have the option of buying into state-based insurance exchanges. But should they? You won’t regret it.

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Top 5 Tips for Predicting Your Small Biz Future

The Small Business Blog

Top 5 Tips posts from the SME Blog are always full of hints and tips for small, home & micro business owners. 1. Nowadays a small business has more access to helpful data than they ever had before. Use Google Analytics and Facebook Insights to work out what is and isn’t working for your business …

Directions for Direct Address

Daily Writing Tips

This post, dear reader, describes proper punctuation and capitalization associated with writing in which one or more people are being addressed by name or role. One of the outcomes of the trend toward less formal correspondence is the tendency of writers to omit punctuation from salutations, as in “Hi Buffy!” When are such terms capitalized? Style

Freedom Starts With Choice

Virtual Moxie

  Tomorrow is Independence Day here in the US—a big deal celebratory day designed to help us remember how wonderful independence actually is.

Sign the Declaration of Internet Freedom

Denise Aday

Tired of fighting bad bills like SOPA, PIPA and CISPA? Want to stand up against those who are trying to control what we do and say online?

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The 'Busy' Trap - NYTimes.com

Denise Aday

The 'Busy' Trap - NYTimes.com : This one’s a keeper! The space and quiet that idleness provides is a necessary condition for standing back from life and seeing it whole, for making unexpected connections and waiting for the wild summer lightning strikes of inspiration — it is, paradoxically, necessary to getting any work done. .

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