Michael Berhanu

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10 Tips For Writing An Effective Business Plan For Its Startup - OLBlog

<b>Writing a Business Plan</b> (BP or business plan) can seem daunting if you’ve never done before. Writing a business plan can help you determine if your …

Here’s How You Might Be Getting Ripped Off on Your Wedding Dress

You’ve watched more episodes of <i>Say Yes to the Dress</i> than you can count. You’ve read every single wedding magazine known to mankind in an effort to become an expert on all of the hottest summer wedding trends (maybe you’ve even decided on an unplugged ceremony á la Mary-Kate Olsen?) But no matter …

14 Colorful and Inspiring Spring Wedding Tablescapes

Want inspiration for your spring wedding? These 14 tablescapes are tried-and-true<p>Want inspiration for your spring wedding? These 14 tablescapes are tried-and-true

4 Things I Wish I'd Known Before Starting a Business

Starting a business can be full of highs and lows. No matter how prepared you think you are before starting up, you can’t avoid the many learning …

7 Steps to Building a Recognized Personal Brand

The concept of building a brand is not new. While we normally think of brands as companies or products, people are brands, too. In fact, you've been cultivating your personal brand since childhood in the form of word-of-mouth reputation and your digital footprint. Today, the stakes are higher than …

Marketing

Lauren Conrad Reveals the Best Wedding Favor She's Ever Gotten

Reality TV queen, fashion designer, lifestyle expert, and newlywed Lauren Conrad is constantly serving #LifeGoals with her jealousy-inducing Instagram and Pinterest accounts that are filled with DIY inspiration. The self-proclaimed Pinterest fanatic, who just released her ninth book, <i>Celebrate</i>, …

Hope Dworaczyk, Robert Smith Wedding Pictures, Wedding Dresses; Celebrity Weddings

Model (and former <i>Celebrity Apprentice</i> contestant) Hope Dworaczyk married billionaire tech investor Robert Smith over the weekend, and the pictures that have been trickling out have been truly over the top. (Click here to see how the couple's seven-month-old son, Hendrix, traveled down the aisle as …

Weddings

10 Hotel Secrets from Behind the Front Desk

<b>By Jacob Tomsky</b><p>Jacob has worked on the front lines of hotels for more than a decade, starting as a lowly valet in New Orleans and ultimately landing …

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Flowers Were the Theme at These Duke Alums' Summer Wedding Soiree

For Heather Black and Will Cox, a wedding at Duke University Chapel in Durham, NC, was a no-brainer. "We met there as sophomores in 2007, I also went to Duke Law School, my parents went there, and so did Will's dad," says Heather. "We knew that we wanted to commit to spend our lives together in a …

5 Expectations Brides and Grooms Should Have of Their Wedding Planners and Vendors

Wedding planning is an art form. No really, it is. A good wedding planner not only has to have good business sense and excellent organizational skills, but she also has to be able to see the brides' and grooms' visions for their perfect days and know how to execute them. Experienced professional …

This Is How Small Businesses Are Using Social Media

The roughly 1.3 million small and medium businesses (SMBs) in North America generate a gobstopping $5.5 trillion in annual revenue. And according to a new study conducted by LinkedIn, social media is increasingly becoming the vital axis upon which this community turns.<p>LinkedIn partnered with market …

Social Media