Monthly Archives: June 2014

Achieve the ‘Innovation Mindset’

Achieve the 'Innovation Mindset' With These 8 Keys (via entrepreneur.com) As the term Innovation Mindset would suggest, innovation is a state of mind, more than intrinsic talent. To enter the “Innovation Mindset,” consider the following: 1. Never say “no” before “maybe.” The word “no” is like closing a door to opportunity. A business proposal, offer to partner…
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Business Tip: How to Accumulate Good Customer Reviews

Customer feedback is important for your business to strive. The following are ways on How to Accumulate Good Customer Reviews That Stick (via entrepreneur.com) Good, old fashioned customer service. If you treat every single customer like they are your number-one customer, they are going to naturally provide you with word-of-mouth advertising by telling their friends, family…
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7 Ways to Get People to Take You Seriously

Here are 7 Ways to Get People to Take You Seriously (via entrepreneur.com) 1. Let people talk about themselves. People spend 60% of their conversations talking about themselves. It feels good: Harvard researchers have found that talking about yourself activates the same brain regions as sex, cocaine, and a good meal. Research shows that when people disclose information about themselves, they like…
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Looking for a Partner?

Looking for a Partner?  Learn these 8 Essentials First. (via entrepreneur.com) Knowing when and how to take on a business partner can save you tremendous angst and a lot of money. A business partnership is deeply personal. In some ways, it is like a marriage. You should only enter into either relationship after much thought…
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