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The Benefits of Part-Time Online Learning

There are many people who wish to study but are not able to do so. This is either because they are unable to finance their degree expense or have professional commitments. This is how many people fail to gain any sort of formal qualifications. A great way to counter this is to study part-time. The…

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Added by Kamy Anderson on January 27, 2016 at 6:51am — No Comments

Establishing a Brand in the Cyberspace

Digital age completely changed marketing. It enabled entrepreneurs to target and reach their audience much easier, which led to increased conversion rates and higher sales. Yet, building a brand name still requires a lot of work and dedication. In this article we describe some of the essential practices for building a powerful online brand.…

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Added by Marcus Jensen on January 22, 2016 at 6:25am — No Comments

How to find the best way to manage multiple offices

Nowadays the global economy shifts and everything is moving so fast. And so your business need to do. To adapt fast, to work on real time, to make quick delivers, quick response. And for that you need to see the big picture, to have all the date, easy to access from every single point on Earth.

Many companies are downsizing, rightsizing, capsizing, merging and acquiring. What results is the creation of multiple work places for the business.

This is Qubicor. With Qubicor you can…

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Added by Qubicor on January 12, 2016 at 6:40pm — No Comments

Are Business Strategy Simulations Effective Training Tools For Managers?

Business simulations are designed to train and educate business managers to better run their companies. They are also used to analyze markets, businesses, products, and marketing strategies.

The objectives of strategy simulations vary widely depending on the business and the purpose of the training. They can include exercises and methods aimed at training and improving decision making and strategic thinking of managers. These simulations aim…

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Added by Robin Kan on January 12, 2016 at 7:54am — No Comments

The State of Unified Communications in the Enterprise

Time, talent, and customers are three essentials that relate to every business. They also represent three challenges that many organizations can address successfully with unified communications.

XO Communications has created an infographic that describes the state of unified communications in the enterprise. (See below)…

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Added by Sheldon Smith on December 17, 2015 at 12:46pm — 2 Comments

Using WordPress Beyond Blogging

Regardless of what you do for a living, building strong online presence is a definite must. Even though this will make you known to a lot of people, their impression of you can go both ways. Your website, will be the face of your business and for this reason, it needs to be presentable. There are various systems that can be used to utilize these effects but none of them is so efficient and user friendly as WordPress is. Here are some of the greatest advantages of using…

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Added by Marcus Jensen on December 20, 2015 at 5:02pm — No Comments

5 Keys To Achieve Internet Marketing Success

Internet Marketing, which is also referred to as online marketing, internet advertising, or online advertising, is a type of marketing that uses the internet to promote messages on businesses and services to consumers. Most of us are familiar with internet marketing even if we don’t know it: mobile advertising, web banner advertising, and the pop up ads we see on the internet everyday are all examples of internet marketing.



If you have a product or service that you would like to…

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Added by Robin Kan on December 13, 2015 at 9:37am — No Comments

Top 4 Reasons the Bank Declined Your Loan and What to do About it!

Most of the potential customers I speak with have become a bit fatigued. Hours of preparing financial statements and projections, writing out a business plan, and filling out applications have them worn out. Especially since they can't find a lender willing to back their venture. They're about to give up, forgoing growth opportunities to spare themselves further frustration and dejection.

I've found one of the primary reasons for this is that most business owners are not aware that…

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Added by Brian Dineen on December 8, 2015 at 9:59am — 1 Comment

How to Spot a Fake Network Marketing Opportunity

All the economic turmoil we have witnessed over the course of the last few years introduced a lot of uncertainties into people’s lives. The increased need for alternative career options, and additional income flows lead to the real explosion of various network marketing options. Today, 15.8 million US citizens are working from their homes full-time, while 50% of American homes are, in some…

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Added by Norah Martin on December 4, 2015 at 2:50am — No Comments

The Best Financial Apps on the Market

We’ve all been there, it’s the middle of the month and we find we only have £50 left in the bank. Why is there too much month at the end of your money? Maybe if you hadn’t bought lunch the other day you could have got that taxi home instead of walking for 40 minutes in the rain!

Most people feel comfortable and…

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Added by Chloe Hashemi on November 26, 2015 at 6:09am — No Comments

Manage the Surge In Unstructured Data

Business everywhere are having to deal with more and more data every year. By 2020, most businesses will have to be able to manage about 50 times more data than they are managing currently. 

XO Communications has created a infographic that describes this surge in unstructured data. Please check it out below.…

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Added by Sheldon Smith on November 23, 2015 at 11:39am — No Comments

Essential Considerations When Designing Your Next Website

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A website is not a physical object, but it should be brought into the world like one. A website should be prototyped, developed, tested, and tested again. A website is so much more than just an arrangement of element on a page. Great amounts of thought go into…

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Added by Rebecca D'Souza on November 23, 2015 at 8:05am — 1 Comment

The Most Overlooked Lead Generation Resource

Most companies have access to a drastically underused resource that makes lead generation significantly easier.

Marketers miss it. Executives overlook it.

What is it?

Your sales team.

You could probably be learning much more from your sales team about lead generation than you realize. Marketers tend to work in a silo that’s separated from sales. We fail to formally agree on a definition of…

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Added by Todd Storch on November 18, 2015 at 2:36pm — No Comments

4 Tips for Diving into the Freelance Marketing World

As a freelancer, your time is often divided between seeking out new clients, maintaining current clients, and then, occasionally, actually doing the work. The good news is that you can combine the first two activities with surprisingly little effort. Here are some ways to dip your toes in marketing your designs through existing clients.

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Added by Taylor Tomita on November 19, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments

Jamie Playford Outlines the "Do’s and Don’ts of Succession Planning"

Throughout my time as a business advisor, I have noticed the value of recognising trends among the businesses we form partnerships with. Establishing these trends can help in all areas of our business, and among other benefits, we can use this experience to support companies who may be having issues of a similar kind.…

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Added by Jamie Playford on January 5, 2016 at 4:38am — No Comments

7 Reasons Why Social Media Tracking Can Improve Your Customer service

Social media is probably the biggest revolution in industrial since the industrial revolution. Never before has it been so easy to connect with such a wide range of people at the click of a button! It is now possible to communicate instantly with customers and potential customers anywhere in the world.



The development of social media has also opened up many new possibilities in respect of marketing and product testing. The traditional methods of TV, radio, billboards and even…

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Added by Robin Kan on November 2, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments

What You Need to Know About Blog Post Promotion

Guess how many blog posts get published every day…  1,000? 10,000? 100,000?

No, there are 2 million blog posts published every day.

There are some common reactions to this information.  For someone with a blog, they realize they publish in competition with those 2 million other blog posts. They see their one little blog post as barely a drop of…

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Added by Brian Sutter on November 13, 2015 at 3:00pm — 1 Comment

How To Buy Business Insurance

If you run a business, then you have likely been looking at all of your options when it comes to purchasing business insurance. There are so many different choices out there that it can make it quite difficult for you to know who to go with. That being said, what can you do in order to make sure that you get the best insurance? What sorts of things should you be looking for? Here are a few tips that you can consider during your search.

-          Talk to other business owners to…

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Added by Robin Kan on November 4, 2015 at 8:24am — No Comments

The More Human You Are, the More Successful You and Your Company Will Be.

With texting and emails and less and less personal contact, some of the human touch seems to have been lost.  And that can be a crucial difference in how you communicate and address issues that help you as a leader and drive your company’s success.

The New York Times runs a column called “The Corner Office,” every Sunday in their Business Section, where they interview executives across industries, from entrepreneurial to Fortune 500 companies.  Recently they interviewed…

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Added by Lonnie Sciambi on November 2, 2015 at 7:43am — No Comments

How to Cross Train Your Marketing and Sales Teams Today

If you’ve never cross-trained your sales and marketing teams, this is a great place to start.

Cross-trained employees who have a working knowledge of different roles and responsibilities are more in sync and tend to reach goals faster. This method is especially important for sales and marketing, which are notoriously tough to align.

Sales teams ignore as much as 80% of marketing leads, according to recent…

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Added by Chris Lucas on November 2, 2015 at 3:00pm — No Comments

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