Saturday, October 21st, 2017

How-To rss

  • How to Turn Surviving Into Thriving: Part 2


    How to Turn Surviving into Thriving: Part 2 (Photo: Christian Ferrari)My previous post, Part 1, discussed Education as one of the ways to create your own economy and turn surviving into thriving. In this post, we'll discuss two more ways to help your business thrive.

    #2 SUPPORT:

    “A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could.” ~ Zig Ziglar

    Support is the second component in creating your own successful economy. You cannot do it alone. Let me say that again. YOU CANNOT DO IT ALONE. There is undeniable strength in numbers. 
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  • How to Turn Surviving Into Thriving: Part 1


    Veronica Drake suggests ways to create your own economy so you can move your business from a place of surviving to the much happier place of thriving.

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  • How to Lose Your Clients in 10 Days or Less


    Business coach Veronica Drake reveals 7 lethal mistakes that will drive away customers and kill your business, how you can fix it, and a Journal Assignment to help you dispel negative, self-sabotaging beliefs.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under Business,How-To ] • [ 8/13/12 ]
  • How-to: Get a Raise


    Guest Blogger Melissa Woodson, community manger at Washington University, looks at the benefits and potential pitfalls of asking for a raise.

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  • How to Be the Boss When Working With Family


    Working with family can be a very rewarding experience – or it can be an absolute nightmare. If you find yourself in the position of employing family members when running your own small business, you’ll want to read these tips by Erin Palmer, HR expert, on how to ensure your business, and family, runs as smoothly as possible.

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  • How to Huddle for Results-Oriented Success


    Catherine Rocheleau gives tips on how to make your meetings fast, productive, and cost efficient. She also explains the art of ‘huddles’ to overcome work hurdles.

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  • Create Systems that Work & Be More Productive


    When you use systems in your business and/or in your home life, things tend to run smoother and more efficiently because everyone knows what to do and what to expect. If your systems aren’t working, or you don’t have systems yet, Carmen will give you the nine-steps you need to get on track.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under How-To ] • [ 4/18/12 ]
  • How to Create a Simple Social Media Strategy in 6 Steps


    Do you have a Social Media plan in place? Do you know how to find out where your target market hands out online? Corrie Scott, Out-Smarts Marketing, gives a simple, six-step method for creating a social media strategy that best suits your business.

    [ Read More ] • [ 1 Comment ] • [ Filed under How-To,Outsmarting Social Media ] • [ 4/10/12 ]
  • How-to: Find Your Voice


    As a writer or blogger it’s important to find your own particular writing style, one that allows you to communicate to your audience in a way that is authentic and unique to you. Karen Dodd explains how she found her voice, and gives you three ways to help you find and develop yours.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under How-To ] • [ 3/08/12 ]
  • Smart Business: Dealing with Hackers and Spammers


    When Out-Smarts Marketing’s website got hacked recently, Corrie Scott fought back by writing this article. In it, she tells you how to protect your website from hackers and spammers and, if it’s already too late, what you can do to fix the problem. Aren’t sure if your site has been hacked? She’ll tell you an easy way to find out.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under How-To,Outsmarting Social Media ] • [ 2/29/12 ]
  • 10 Ways to Heat up Love & Passion on Valentine’s Day


    Dr. Patty Ann Tublin, a relationship expert, gives 10 ways to help you heat up the flames of love and passion for Valentine’s Day.

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  • How to Love Yourself Even When You Screw Up!


    We all have our moments. We do things that make us feel bad about ourselves. We choose behaviors we’re ashamed of. We say things we’re not proud of. And at the end of the day, when we screw up, we sit in guilt, shame and powerlessness. Carmen Jubinville, The Big Life Coach, asks, “What if we loved ourselves unconditionally? How would it impact our lives?”

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under Balance,How-To ] • [ 1/18/12 ]
  • How-to: Create a Profitable Biz Plan! (Part 2)


    Ellen Rohr gives five more tips to help you create a profitable business plan. She also gives you pointers on what to include in a business plan you want to show to investors or bankers. If you don’t already have a plan, or you have one you’re not happy with, this is the article for you!

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under How-To ] • [ 11/30/11 ]
  • How-to: Keep Employees Engaged in Their Work


    Faced with a job she doesn’t want to do, Natasha Golinsky thinks about the many employees all over the world who show up day-after-day to a workplace they dread and a job they don’t like. “How could they put themselves through this agony every day?” she asks, and then comes up with some answers to help you keep your employees motivated.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under How-To ] • [ 11/22/11 ]
  • How-to: Choose a Copywriter for Your Marketing Success


    What is copywriting? What is it important to your marketing? How do you find a copywriter that’s a good fit for your business? Lisa Manyon, a Copywriting Strategist, blogger and author, explains three key steps you need to take to ensure you’re making the best investment for your business when choosing which copywriter you’ll work with.

    [ Read More ] • [ No Comments ] • [ Filed under How-To ] • [ 11/14/11 ]