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11 Hot Tips That Will Make Your Cold Email Unforgettable

• <i>If you are cold emailing to market your business, you need to make sure to do it in a way that will make people actually open your email.</i>• <i><br>Subject</i> …

Game of Thrones

Common Hazards in The Workplace

When you spend most of your day in a pleasant, air conditioned office, you might think that you can’t possibly come to any harm. However, hazards in …

Knives

3 Government Grants to Grow Your Business

By Michael McCash, MYOB<p>I was chatting to a friend who had started a couple of businesses the other day, and one thing he said struck me. He was …

Small Business

Successful Mumtrepreneurs - War Games and TLC

<b>Jamie Arundell-Latshaw</b><p>CEO - Lexicon Consulting<p>Jamie Latshaw spent 8 years in active duty with the U.S. Army. She observed towards the end of her duty …

Do likes really convert to sales?

A very common question amongst business owners who are still pondering the point and purpose of using social media is “will it actually result in …

Social Media

My Million Dollar Mistake

My million dollar mistake plagued me for years. Each time I think of what I did all of those years ago, I cringe. A million dollars is a lot of money …

Entrepreneurship

Get Real Clarity on Your Business and Brand

As a brand consultant, this is what I frequently hear from frustrated business owners.<p><i>"I just want more clarity about how to communicate what I do,</i> …

Business Strategy

Entrepreneurs vs wanna be's

Wanna Be’s obsess over Ideas.<p><b>Entrepreneurs obsess over implementation</b> – Don’t analysis everything all at once – just focus on what is generating …

Entrepreneurship

Twitter etiquette guide for professionals

There is a specific kind of etiquette on Twitter. The Twitter Etiquette Guide For Dummies article shows you the different ways of making sure that …

Social Media

10 tips to help you come up with a great business idea

Whether simple or revolutionary, at the heart of any good business is a great idea. Often times, arriving at these ideas is the real challenge in …

7 things you need to consider if you are a full time employee that wan...

I have to say that being a "dabbler" has armed me with a whole lot of experiences when it comes to balancing a side business and a full time job. I …

When Is the Right Time in Life to Go into Small Business?

There’s an old proverb that says “The best time to plant a tree is twenty years ago. The second best time is now.”<p>You can apply the same logic to …

Small Business

6 Tips To Stay Focused And Boost Your Daily Productivity

Busy, busy, busy. If there's one thing we can say for certain these days, it's everybody is extremely busy. The real question though is not how busy …

Productivity

Work Inside The Box: The Rise Of The Shipping Container Office

Other than being a dedicated space for the running of business, an office is important because it helps you create a separation between home and …

Globalization

Tips to Jazz up Your Home Office in a Green Way

• <i>Starting a home business does not simply mean that you don't have to go to an office to get work done. It also means that your house is, in fact,</i> …

Home Improvement

Me Time - Is it a work at home Mummy Myth?

This is a question I pondered today as my husband and I sit over our computers, run in and out of the house and try and meet all the deadlines. …

Entrepreneurship

The 4 Struggles of Working from Home

A departure from the daily grind of 9-5 can mean the freedom to choose your own schedule and save you from hours of commuting time. But the autonomy …

Productivity

How will you be remembered?

<i>If you, for whatever reason, decided to go out of business tomorrow, how will you be remembered? And what will you be remembered for?</i> These are …

Selling

New Business Ideas: Be careful who you ask

Whenever you have a new idea that you’re looking to implement in your business (or an idea for a new start up business), it’s only natural that …

Small Business

5 Startup Ideas that Even College Dropouts Can Succeed With

• <i>In today's Internet and tech-driven world there's one thing everyone knows very well about: you don't absolutely have to graduate from an expensive</i> …

Startups

Product Validation: How to pre-sell

• <i>Before you invest all your time and money into a product, build an audience that would be interested in what you want to sell.</i>• <i><br>Find ways to capture</i> …

Growth For Less: Creative Startups Can Make it Big in Less Than $500!

Many startups today are moving away from traditional marketing towards growth hacking. A trend that was adopted way back by marketers and innovators …

Marketing

10 most common startup obstacles

According to statistics from US Census Bureau, an estimated 76% of small businesses operating in the year 1992 were still up and running until the …

Small Business

Give Your Startup an Entrepreneurial Edge with These 9 Easy Steps

With tens of start-ups popping up every year, the competition in any market space has become immensely brutal. To survive long enough for your …

Entrepreneurship

Business and Startup Advice from a Digital Agency

<b>Tell us a bit about your business?</b><p>AndMine (http://www.andmine.com/) is a full service digital agency. Built to balance the need for technical …

Entrepreneurship

5 tips for a successful start-up

<b>5 Tips for a SUCCESSFUL Start-up</b><p><b>Starting a new business is an exciting and challenging task, one in which success brings a variety of rewards and yet</b> …

Small Business