Category Archives: Professional

11 EXPERT TIPS TO HELP YOU BE MORE PRODUCTIVE IN 2014

Last year I used a kitchen timer to force myself to focus; I blocked the Internet and email so I couldn’t get distracted; I set an auto-response on my email; I wrote a lot of to-do lists. I even started … Continue reading

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Seeking a Small Business Mentor for a new Distribution and On-line company!

We would like to connect with someone that has proven experience in one or more of these areas: entrepreneurial, small business, financial, sales, marketing or HR. My fiance and I have recently created and launched an e-commerce business. We are … Continue reading

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Direct Mail Marketing vs Other Marketing mediums

With all the different advertising mediums available today it’s difficult to choose the right medium to reach your target market, offer the best ROI and stay with-in the budget. I am a small business owner and I’m looking to get … Continue reading

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A few tips and tricks for staying positive while searching for a new career

Idealist Careers – Searching for a job can be a formidable task, and whether you’ve been looking for a job for a few weeks or a few years, it’s easy to feel discouraged. However, there are ways to counter self-doubt … Continue reading

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Creating a new Facebook Company Page

Today I am starting to create my first Facebook Company page and I wanted to make note of it to document my success.  I have been using several different social media platforms for business over the past year and now … Continue reading

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Need help with your small business? Sales, Marketing, Structure?

Are you a small business owner in the Quinte area that is currently struggling in today’s every changing economy? I have an entrepreneurial background offering 5 years of small business experience and 13 years professional sales, marketing and operational experience. … Continue reading

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Twitter Business Marketing: 9 Tips to Get You Started

Twitter is a micro-blogging platform that allows you to update your world and helps you stay in touch with new prospects — and it’s arguably one of the best and largest social networking sites in the world today. I’m an … Continue reading

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Federal regulator sides with CFIB on unfair credit card practices

The Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC) has clarified rules around the application of the Code of Conduct for the Credit and Debit Card Industry in Canada that address concerns raised by CFIB, including the practice by some rogue players … Continue reading

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Automate your business: Small or Large

Automating your business is probably one of the most rewarding and time-saving things a small business owner can do. Once your business is automated, the business can “run itself” to a certain degree, allowing the business owner to concentrate on … Continue reading

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What’s all the BUZZ about Social Media? LinkedIn, Google +, Facebook, Twitter, Hootsuite, WordPress

Social Media has been ever evolving over since it’s introduction in 2006. It is very apparent it is one of the most effective ways to reach out to your business network and clients from near and far. Social Media has … Continue reading

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