The 4 Emotional Connections You Need for Your Business to Soar

The 4 Emotional Connections You Need for Your Business to Soar

I remember the first time I got bullied like it was yesterday. I was in the seventh grade, and at a new school. One day, while walking along a path between buildings to the cafeteria, I heard someone behind me shout, “Hey, look at the bubble-butt!” I turned and saw an older kid staring...

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How To Keep Your Business Connections Active and Hot

In the world of entrepreneurship, business connections are key. Connections lead to community, joint ventures, and of course, prospects and clients. It’s important that we not only keep the flow of connections going but that we nurture the ones we’ve already made. That’s where most people break the cycle. We meet someone at a networking...

5 Creative Ideas for Your Next Networking Event

5 Creative Ideas to Spice Up Your Next Networking Event

If you’re in business, you already understand the importance of networking. People like to do business with people they know, and the only way to get to know them is to network. But oftentimes, a networking event ends up being a dull affair where people simply try to make small talk with strangers or...

Business Owners, Meet Plonked A New Business Search Engine You Need to Know About

Meet Plonked: A New Business Search Engine You Need to Know About

Search engines like Google and Bing are great for finding general information about any topic under the sun. But could there be a better way to find specific information about businesses? A new company called Plonked says yes. On March 3, 2016, they officially launched their free search engine specifically for locating information about tech...

The Plight of the Busy Networker: Many Connections, Little Value

[content field="callout1" format="true" class="calloutwide"]   If you're a busy networker you know the drill. You attend countless events hoping to make new contacts and reconnect with old friends as well. The routine is pretty much always the same. But how you execute the steps is what makes you a successful networker. Successful networkers know that networking is...