When a group of people or businesses have a shared interest, they often form an association. Even in extremely competitive markets, it can make sense to come together and work towards common goals. As a result, there’s an association for nearly every possible interest. The problem with associations is that they can be hard to […]
If you have been around the sales and business owner block for a while, you understand the mental strength necessary to cope with rejection. Sometimes becoming numb to the rejection can be both a blessing and a curse. How many timesShow More Summary
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Some business advice should be taken with a grain of salt. Like this common advice many real-life entrepreneurs have found to be false. The post 10 Pieces of Business Advice You Should Ignore appeared first on Brazen Life.
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Huggy Rao and I continue to be focused on the launch of our new book Scaling Up Excellence. But every now and then i can't resist doing something different I got an email the other day from Harvard Business Review...
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Contrary to what you might think, providing evidence just isn't the right way to be more persuasive. Try this instead. In business, it's not unusual be confronted with a decision that somebody else has made but which you'd like to change. Show More Summary
I was stunned. It was so keen an insight that clearly I'd remember it forever so there was no need to write it down. As soon as it comes back to me I'll pass it along.
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Dear Evil HR Lady, I just received a review, and my manager told me they are cutting my pay by $2.50 per hour. I am an hourly employee and I understand $1 [reduction in pay] was because a certificate has lapsed. When I asked her about the $1.50 a hour she was cutting off my […]
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