12 Acts to Make Your Employees Happy

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There’s no shortcut to making your employees productive. If you’re a business owner or a manager, who wish to achieve high productivity in your workplace, you have to first make your workers happy at work. The following are 12 acts you can do to make your employees happy, motivated, and productive. Read more

10 Reasons Why Your New Year’s Resolution is Bullshit

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Firstly, I want to say that not all New Year’s Resolutions are stupid. Although only 12% of all resolutions are achieved and 88% end in failure according to a 2007 study of over 3,000 people conducted by the British psychologist Richard Wiseman, these statistics still tell us that there’s still a good reason in making a New Year’s Resolution.

Choosing January 1 to start a better way of life is also a more logical choice of day than choosing a day without a bang. That is why there are still many people who believe in the tradition of setting a New Year’s Resolution to be kept throughout the year. However, most resolutions just become worthless. Many people are fond of making foolish resolutions that they can’t even keep even for a week. Read more

5 Business Tips for Your Success in 2014

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Whether you’ve felt success or tasted failure in 2013, you have to continue working for your business success. In less than 2 weeks, 2014 is already here. We should not wait for the New Year to start thinking how we can assure that our business will thrive in the coming year or years. I know that as you’re a business minded or an entrepreneurial person, you already know how to prepare for the brand New Year, like making a strategic plan and learning lessons from your past mistakes. To reinforce your plan, here are my 5 business tips for your success in 2014. Read more

20 Business Ideas for 2014 that You Shouldn’t Ignore

Solar panel installation The secret of getting ahead is getting started. Thus, if you are planning to start a successful business in 2014, you should have been ready to start it now. If you have a great business idea in mind, it should already be plotted and formulated with a smart business plan.

We have witnessed what happened in the business world this 2013. We have experienced the good and bad changes that revolutionized our ideas and visions. We have seen the major players that made noise in the business and marketing arena. Now, we might have been ready to face a new year – a new time to start or develop a better business. Read more

5 Common Life Quotes that could Destroy Your Business

Me and rhino You can read them anywhere; you can hear them from anyone. Quotes and sayings could be highly motivating and inspiring, and they could touch the lives of many people, especially if these words were said by the truly great people and personalities of all time. We adopt and apply them in the many aspects of our life, such as in our work, in our business, and in our day-to-day life.

Entrepreneurs use motivational quotes to motivate themselves daily for ensuring the success of their business. However, not all of those sayings could give us a better change. Read more

How to Get a Customer (10 Important Tips)

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Business owners and marketers want to get more customers to generate more sales. But most of them are focusing on getting tons of customers, while not paying attention to getting a single loyal customer. In business, marketing, and in getting customers, quality is more important than quantity. The reason is that quality lasts longer and it also paves the way to quantity or abundance. Quality should come first before quantity. If you want to attract more customers and make sure that your business would be a success, start treating customers uniquely and give them importance as individuals. The following are 10 quick yet important tips on how to get a loyal customer. Read more

How to be Free in 5 Ways

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Freedom is sweet. We wish to have it. Being free to use all our time to do all the things that we think would be good for us is what everybody wants. Freedom also gives us the opportunity to develop ourselves and our potentials further. It gives us a wide and a deep space to unleash our creativity, hone our talents, sharpen our skills, learn more knowledge, understand more mysteries, and reach our various goals and dreams. Read more

9 Reasons Why You’re not a Good Leader

where are the leaders Good leadership is vital in every organizational success, whether it’s a business organization, a society or a government. Without an effective leader, a business, a team, a community or a nation would fail. That is why every aspiring leader should see to it that their leadership would not be turned bad. As a reality check, the following are 9 reasons why people are not considering you as a good leader to them: Read more

16 Social Media Marketing Tips for Small Businesses

Social media targeting Social media has become a haven for small business owners for marketing and promoting their products and services to potential customers online. Small businesses can freely use social networking sites, such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Google+, LinkedIn, Pinterest and Foursquare to promote their brand to social media users. We know that most consumers are now using the social media. Current statistics tell that there are more than a billion active users on Facebook and also more than a billion monthly unique visitors on YouTube – two of the largest social networking sites in the world. Thus, small business owners and entrepreneurs cannot ignore social media. They have to learn social media marketing (SMM) to grow their business. Here are 16 social media marketing tips for small businesses. Read more

10 Extraordinary Qualities of Successful Entrepreneurs

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Entrepreneurs are known to be risk takers, visionaries, and innovative. They have traits and qualities that are unique from other people. They can change the world and touch the lives of many people through their ideas, products, and solutions. If you are an aspiring entrepreneur, who wants to be successful in your business, advocacy, and in your whole life, you have to study those distinct characteristics of successful entrepreneurs that are not usually found in other people. The following are 10 extraordinary qualities of successful entrepreneurs that you should consider taking a deeper look. Read more