Jerry Bellune September 17, 2013

 

By Jerry BelluneSeptember 17, 2013 The formula isn’t rocket science.Anyo ne can write them. Million dollar headlines should:1. Address the ideal client, customer or patient.2. Identify their needs and wants.3.…

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Ken Gasque: Is your advertising branding?

 

By Ken Gasque September 16, 2013   On April 1, 1976 in a garage in Cupertino California three young nerds created Apple Computer and on August 10, 2011 Apple became…

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Jerry Bellune September 17, 2013

 

By Jerry BelluneSeptember 17, 2013 The formula isn’t rocket science.Anyo ne can write them. Million dollar headlines should:1. Address the ideal client, customer or patient.2. Identify their needs and wants.3.…

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Deborah OConnor September 17, 2013

 

By Deborah O’ConnorSeptember 17, 2013   There are many companies and industries where business casual is the everyday dress. Whether you wear casual clothing, a uniform, or a mix of…

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Brian Maynor September 11, 2013

 

By Brian MaynorSeptember 11, 2013   New York Fashion Week may have just come to an end but the ideas andinspiration generated by the shows will fuel designers and merchandisers for…

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Brian Maynor September 11, 2013

 

By Brian MaynorSeptember 11, 2013   New York Fashion Week may have just come to an end but the ideas andinspiration generated by the shows will fuel designers and merchandisers for…

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Jeffrey Gitomer September 11, 2013

 

By Jeffrey GitomerSeptember 11, 2013     Hi Jeffrey, I just purchased your new book on the 21.5 Unbreakable Laws of Selling. As usual, it’s full of amazing content. But…

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Deborah OConnor September 10, 2013

 

By Deborah O’ConnorSeptember 10, 2013   We all dine out at one time or another, for business as well as pleasure.There is a wealth of information on how to do…

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Jerry Bellune September 10, 2013

 

By Jerry BelluneSeptember 10, 2013 How to make your brand memorable All of us want memorable brands.Brands our ideal customers value and talk about.It’s easy to share with you the…

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Jerry Bellune September 10, 2013

 

By Jerry BelluneSeptember 10, 2013 How to make your brand memorable All of us want memorable brands.Brands our ideal customers value and talk about.It’s easy to share with you the…

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Deborah OConnor September 10, 2013

 

By Deborah O’ConnorSeptember 10, 2013   We all dine out at one time or another, for business as well as pleasure. There is a wealth of information on how to…

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Betty Parker: The Leadership Minute, Tip #2

 

By Betty ParkerSeptember 9, 2013   For the executive on the go, learn to lead in a minute with helpful tips from “The Leadership Minute”.  Get practical advice bi-monthly from…

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L. Paul Cline September 5, 2013

 

L. Paul ClineSeptember 5, 2013   Oh happy day!  The healthy life changes are bringing good results but now you’re being swallowed by your clothes!  A great change, but somewhat…

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Brian Maynor September 5, 2013

 

By Brian MaynorSeptember 5, 2013   Last week I had the pleasure of speaking at the Professional Women’s Networking of the Midlands luncheon.  These women were amazing, engaged, passionate and real…

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Brian Maynor September 5, 2013

 

By Brian MaynorSeptember 5, 2013   Last week I had the pleasure of speaking at the ProfessionalWomen’s Networking of the Midlands luncheon.  These women were amazing,engaged, passionate and real about their…

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Jeffrey Gitomer September 5, 2013

 

By Jeffrey GitomerSeptember 5, 2013   Leadership actions that are not an option for leaders. “Where’s the action? Where’s the game?” is a line in the song “OldestEstablished” from the immortal…

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Jerry Bellune September 3, 2013

 

By Jerry BelluneSeptember 3, 2013 How valuable is your brand?Sergio Zyman had problems with Coca Cola.He wanted to do direct response advertising.He knew it would give Coke an edge against…

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Deborah OConnor September 3, 2013

 

By Deborah O’ConnorSeptember 3, 2013 Conflict occurs all the time in business, in fact it is surprising that it doesn’t occur more often. The key is keeping the conflict professional…

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Deborah OConnor September 3, 2013

 

By Deborah O’ConnorSeptember 3, 2013 Conflict occurs all the time in business, in fact it is surprising thatit doesn’t occur more often. The key is keeping the conflictprofessional instead of…

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Jerry Bellune September 3, 2013

 

By Jerry BelluneSeptember 3, 2013 How valuable is your brand?Sergio Zyman had problems with Coca Cola.He wanted to do direct response advertising.He knew it would give Coke an edge against…

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Mike DuBose with Blake DuBose August 29, 2013

 

By Mike DuBose with Debra DuBose and Blake DuBose August 29, 2013 To most people, retirement sounds like a dream. After decades of work, they look forward to spending unlimited…

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Brian Maynor August 28, 2013

 

By Brian MaynorAugust 28, 2013 As we wind down summer and prepare for the first day of fall, September 22, it is time to start planning your wardrobe transitions.  If you…

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Brian Maynor August 28, 2013

 

By Brian MaynorAugust 28, 2013 As we wind down summer and prepare for the first day of fall, September 22, it is time to start planning your wardrobe transitions.  If you…

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Jeffrey Gitomer August 28, 2013

 

By Jeffrey GitomerAugust 28, 2013   Pabulum leadership words really bug me – but not as bad as they may bug you if they’re uttered by your leader. Leaders are known…

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Mike DuBose with Blake DuBose

 

By Mike DuBose with Blake DuBoseAugust 26, 2013 From 1946 to 1964, America’s birthrate soared, earning this time period its nickname: the Baby Boom. Now, these babies are all grown…

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L. Paul Cline August 27, 2013

 

L. Paul ClineAugust 27, 2013   Weight gain – usually not a welcome event, but it happens in almost everyone’s life.  So what can you do about your wardrobe when…

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Betty Parker: The Leadership Minute

 

By Betty Parker August 22, 2013   For the executive on the go, learn to lead in a minute with helpful tips from The Leadership Minute.  Get practical advice bi-monthly…

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Jerry Bellune August 26, 2013

 

By Jerry BelluneAugust 26, 2013Are you riding a dead horse?Those are the ones that once were profitable.You loved them when they were profitable.Why ride them now when they aren’t profitable?Isn’t…

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Deborah OConnor August 27, 2013

 

By Deborah O’ConnorAugust 27, 2013 Business gifting can convey many meanings. You might want to thank someone for a job well-done, congratulate someone on a promotion, offer condolences on a…

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Deborah OConnor August 27, 2013

 

By Deborah O’ConnorAugust 27, 2013 Business gifting can convey many meanings. You might want to thank someone for a job well-done, congratulate someone on a promotion, offer condolenceson a death…

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Jerry Bellune August 26, 2013

 

By Jerry BelluneAugust 26, 2013Are you riding a dead horse?Those are the ones that once were profitable.You loved them when they were profitable.Why ride them now when they aren’t profitable?Isn’t…

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Brian Maynor August 22, 2013

 

By Brian MaynorAugust 22, 2013 To say the summer has been rainy would be an understatement, and it looks like the trend is going to continue as we move into fall…

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Betty Parker: The Leadership Minute, Tip #1

 

By Betty ParkerAugust 22, 2013   For the executive on the go, learn to lead in a minute with helpful tips from “The Leadership Minute”.  Get practical advice bi-monthly from…

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Brian Maynor August 22, 2013

 

By Brian MaynorAugust 22, 2013 To say the summer has been rainy would be an understatement, and it looks like the trend is going to continue as we move into fall…

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Jeffrey Gitomer August 22, 2013

 

By Jeffrey GitomerAugust 22, 2013   Summer’s over. Back to school. Boy, there are some memories. High school. College. Subjects you loved,subjects you hated. Teachers you loved, teachers you hated. THE QUESTION…

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Ken Gasque: How is your image? What do your customers really think?

 

By Ken Gasque August 21, 2013 Is your image what you want it to be?  Is it accurate?  Do you even know what it is? I am speaking about businesses, services and…

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L. Paul Cline August 20, 2013

 

L. Paul Cline August 20, 2013   What do you do when you gain or lose a lot of weight and your clothing doesn’t fit? Dealing with your wardrobe when…

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Deborah OConnor August 20, 2013

 

By Deborah O’ConnorAugust 20, 2013 We all know how important first impressions can be and a large part of that impression is based on clothing. Clothing can either enhance your…

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Jerry Bellune August 20, 2013

 

By Jerry BelluneAugust 20, 2013You and I both know magnetic people.They are like bright stars in a dark galaxy.They exude a powerful, contagious energy.This attracts others to them like moths…

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Jerry Bellune August 20, 2013

 

By Jerry BelluneAugust 20, 2013You and I both know magnetic people.They are like bright stars in a dark galaxy.They exude a powerful, contagious energy.This attracts others to them like moths…

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Deborah OConnor August 20, 2013

 

By Deborah O’ConnorAugust 20, 2013 We all know how important first impressions can be and a large part ofthat impression is based on clothing. Clothing can either enhance yourprofessional reputation…

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Brian Maynor August 15, 2013

 

By Brian MaynorAugust 15, 2013 It is impossible to create a great outfit without the proper undergarments, yet most people take a haphazard approach to them.  Guys tend to buy a…

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Brian Maynor August 15, 2013

 

By Brian MaynorAugust 15, 2013 It is impossible to create a great outfit without the proper undergarments, yet most people take a haphazard approach to them.  Guys tend to buy a…

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Deborah OConnor August 12, 2013

 

By Deborah O’ConnorAugust 12, 2013 There are many business situations that require your knowledge of diningetiquette. If you are not prepared, you can be embarrassed and doirreparable harm to your…

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Deborah OConnor August 12, 2013

 

By Deborah O’ConnorAugust 12, 2013 There are many business situations that require your knowledge of dining etiquette. If you are not prepared, you can be embarrassed and do irreparable harm…

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Jerry Bellune August 12, 2013

 

By Jerry BelluneAugust 12, 2013Great value trumps low prices Greater value is what all of us want.Just getting the lowest price isn’t always best.You usually get what you pay for.Less…

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Jerry Bellune August 12, 2013

 

By Jerry BelluneAugust 12, 2013Great value trumps low prices Greater value is what all of us want.Just getting the lowest price isn’t always best.You usually get what you pay for.Less…

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Jeffrey Gitomer August 7, 2013

 

By Jeffrey GitomerAugust 7, 2013   If you can remember that far back in Facebook history (2007), it startedas a “fan” page. Then one day (way back in 2010), out…

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Brian Maynor August 8, 2013

 

By Brian MaynorAugust 8, 2013 The official start of fall my still be weeks away, but it is alreadydominating the retail and fashion scenes.  With summer closeout sales in full…

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Brian Maynor August 8, 2013

 

By Brian MaynorAugust 8, 2013 The official start of fall my still be weeks away, but it is already dominating the retail and fashion scenes.  With summer closeout sales in…

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