Amanda Soltero

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10 Project Management Tips for Marketing Managers

Most marketing managers would prefer to spend 90% of their time on marketing and 10% on management. Unfortunately, the real-world marketing manager’s …

Close-Out Reporting, This Is How You Proof That The Project Is Over- APE

The most neglected project management activity is the close-out reporting. The reports and accounting tasks associated with close-out reporting just …

How to spot signs your project is about to fail

Project management has many facets and anyone of them could derail even the best-laid plans. Recognizing the signs of an impending disaster can give …

Project Management

Project Management Tools and Techniques for Entrepreneurs and Small Business

You’re a small business, maybe even an entrepreneur, and you think you don’t need project management tools. But you are wrong.<p>Maybe “need” is too …

Seven Deadly Sins of a project manager

We all know about the seven cardinal sins. Sloth, Gluttony, Pride, Lust, Greed, Wrath, and Envy; these are common knowledge. Did you know that just …

Why you should be using Gantt chart to manage your projects. But, you’re not

Missing deadlines, shouting managers and tumbling projects. This is a usual scenario in IT companies. But there’s a simple cure that can remedy all …

How Social Psychology and Social Media Marketing Can Skyrocket Your Business

© freshidea / Dollar Photo Club<p>Getting real results from you social media marketing campaigns will not just happen by chance; nor is it just common …

Marketing

Why Psychology is the Key to Growing Your Business

<b>Gaining an advantage</b><p>Much in the same way that sports men and women are seeking the services of sports psychologists to develop ways to achieve peak performance, so now are businesses turning to psychology to look for ways to gain an advantage over their competitors and maximise the potential of …

Male vs. Female Boss: Who Are The Best Workplace Motivators?

No matter how much we love our jobs, most of us can't wait to get through the work week. And sometimes no amount of coffee can wake us up or motivate …

Leadership & Caring Dangerously

“I’m not here to be your friend, I’m here to be your boss.”<p>“I’m not paid to be nice, I’m paid to get results.”<p>“If you don’t like it, go work at …

3 Ways To Show Balanced Leadership

Here’s how to get the balance right in your workplace: show vulnerability, listen carefully, and connect emotionally.<p>Balance. It’s not about gender. It’s not about diversity. It’s not about equality. It’s about the power–the ancestral power–of generating and enacting ideas that bring pride and …

2015 College Grads May Not Be As Ready for the Workplace as They Think They Are

College students have rosy views about their chances of finding a job they like and performing well at it, but recent graduates tell a different …

Instant write-off for small business assets

The Liberal government have announced an instant tax deduction for assets costing up to $20,000. But how does it work?<p>It looks like “<i>back to a better</i> …

Small Business

For American women, it's been a very slow, tough road to the boardroom

While there has been progress appointing women directors to U.S. corporate boardrooms, the pace of change is incredibly slow, especially compared to …

This Popular Financial Advice Could Ruin Your Retirement

The notion of "dying broke" continues to appeal to many Americans. That's too bad, since the strategy is ridiculously flawed.<p>You may have heard of …

Women in Business: Linda Kahler, President, Rainbow Light

<i>Spanning three decades of leadership as the President of Rainbow Light, Linda Kahler plays a hands-on role in guiding the company's business expansion, leadership in product innovation and quality, marketing, brand building, and staffing and creative team development. Under her leadership, Rainbow</i> …