Archive of: Advice

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Up-front contracts: power in mutual respect February 7 2014

Up-front contracts: power in mutual respect

Four questions to ask of an up-front contract, which essentially set the ground rules for any new business appointment

Are you working all those hours because you have to? February 7 2014

Are you working all those hours because you have to?

It’s a lot easier when your people know what they’re doing and you don’t have to keep giving them instructions

January 10 2014

2014 technology trends for small business

From more Wi-Fi and tablets to greater bandwidth and speed

Has the LinkedIn profile replaced the resume? December 27 2013

Has the LinkedIn profile replaced the resume?

As rapid as change appears to be, many things actually evolve quite slowly

The U.S. Senate shows us how diversity works December 27 2013

The U.S. Senate shows us how diversity works

A story about how an organization can be made not just more conscientious, but more effective

December 13 2013

Taking control of your company’s energy needs

Independent energy districts can help firms produce their own power

Online shopping at work during the holidays (naughty or nice?) December 13 2013

Online shopping at work during the holidays (naughty or nice?)

Shopping online can be more efficient for employees, but poses problems when it becomes a distraction at the office

Four apps that could make your job search easier November 29 2013

Four apps that could make your job search easier

The apps attempt to combine and leverage well-tested and proven job search best practices with the ease and power of Internet use

November 29 2013

The new world of owning a franchise

Lower startup fees driving franchise growth