Creating a brand people love may take work, but it's not impossible. Follow these tips to create a brand that is valuable to your consumers.

5 Tips for Creating a Brand People Love

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Take a brief minute and consider some of the top brands in the world. Which ones come to mind? Coca-Cola? Walt Disney? Apple? Google? So, what makes these brands stand out from the rest? Value is why these popular brands are so successful. These brands provide consumers with an extra value, which transforms into the motivation behind those consumers buying or …

Your LinkedIn profile is a great source for business opportunities. Make sure your profile works for you instead of against you by following these tips.

3 Things NOT to Put in Your LinkedIn Profile

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When I talk to people about LinkedIn, I always get a mixed reaction. People don’t exactly have a “love it or hate it” with the world’s largest business-oriented social network. It’s more that they know it’s a great source for business opportunities, but they really haven’t taken the time to understand the platform or explore what they should or shouldn’t …

Choose your words wisely when talking with investors, clients and giving speeches, and you'll be able to use language to influence people.

4 Ways to Use Language to Influence People

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Words matter. How you present yourself, your business, and your pitch will have a lot to do with whether or not investors and clients decide to take a chance on you. You know this, of course, but did you know that the language you use and how you use it can greatly help you influence people and gain more success …

One of the main keys to success in life is being able to make a good first impression. These tips will guarantee that you make a good impression every time.

5 Ways to Make the Best First Impression

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What’s the one thing in life you can never get a second chance at? You only get one opportunity to make a great first impression. If you fail to show someone who you are, what you’re capable of, and why they should want to know you and work with you, then you could end up fighting an uphill battle that …

LinkedIn is one of the fastest growing social networks in the world. Don't get left behind by following these tips to create a killer LinkedIn profile.

4 Tips for a Killer LinkedIn Profile

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By Joe Appleton LinkedIn is one of the fastest growing social networks in the world and the only network of its kind online today. It’s built specifically to help professionals connect and network with each other, and it’s a great tool for managing your personal brand and reputation online. Completed profiles on LinkedIn usually rank within the top three to …

Although it seems like technology is replacing the resume, it isn't dead quite yet and it is worth keeping around for certain meetings and interviews.

Is the Resume Dead? And What Will Replace It?

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By Joe Appleton When you were in school, you probably took at least one class in which you learned how to create a basic résumé. Whether or not you ever got formal training in putting together a one-page list of your experience and relevant interests for an employer, you knew that this piece of paper was going to be important throughout …

Every business uses social media in the modern world, which is why these are 2 things every CEO should be doing on social media.

2 Things Every CEO Should Be Doing on Social Media

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By M. “Gonzo” Gonsalves Whether you have four employees or 4,000, as CEO and founder of a business, you need to have a social media presence. Yes, your business should have its own profiles and pages on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, and even Snapchat, but you need pages and profiles for yourself, as well. Your social media presence (for yourself …

Personal branding is an essential part of any entrepreneurial effort and is especially valuable if you are a business owner.

Top 4 Reasons Personal Branding is Essential

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By M. “Gonzo” Gonsalves All too often, entrepreneurs and small business owners overlook the importance of personal branding. They think that their company’s brand is enough and that personal branding is just for people who want to get famous. The thing is, though, personal branding really isn’t just for people who want to become “gurus” in their field or get …

3 Things You Should Never Say to Yourself if You Want to Succeed

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By G. William Kazimer As an entrepreneur, you have a lot of challenges ahead of you. Some of the most difficult of those will be how people you respect respond to your ideas and dreams. You may have friends, family, or colleagues who look at you and say, “Well, that’s great in theory, but you’re not actually planning on quitting …

5 Surprising Tips for Start-up Success

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By Joe Appleton Are you thinking about taking the plunge and starting your own business? If so, you’ve probably been reading a lot of business advice articles and books about how to get started, how to write a business plan, and all of the nuts and bolts of getting a new company on its feet. And while I’m not going …