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It’s Better to Be Different than It Is to Be Better

| March 1, 2011 | 2 Comments
It’s Better to Be Different than It Is to Be Better

It’s better to be different than it is to be better. If you focus on creating differences and distinctions between you and everyone else, you don’t have to focus on boasting or showing that you’re better.

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Healthy Living Is a Prerequisite for Success

| February 1, 2011 | 2 Comments
Healthy Living Is a Prerequisite for Success

Those who hope to achieve the highest heights in the 21st Century economy need to take care of something as simple as personal health. Making a commitment to healthy living is a prerequisite for success. But it’s not only physical health that matters.

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The Art of Child-Proofing Your Home Office

| January 18, 2011 | 1 Comment
The Art of Child-Proofing Your Home Office

The key to child-proofing your office is to provide space and materials in a safe environment so the time your child spends there does not upset the productivity and peace of your office, but rather adds to quality time with your child.

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Setting Boundaries a Crucial Step for the Work at Home Mom

| January 18, 2011 | 0 Comments
Setting Boundaries a Crucial Step for the Work at Home Mom

Working from my virtual office at home and catering to the needs of my children is often like walking the fine line of a tightrope. One wrong step, and the balancing act comes to an abrupt end.

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Ten Game Changing Strategies to Achieve Success and Find Greatness

| November 23, 2010 | 0 Comments
Ten Game Changing Strategies to Achieve Success and Find Greatness

From Dr. Randal Pinkett, the first and only African American to win NBC network’s hit reality TV show The Apprentice, here’s an inspiring article that provides a strategic roadmap to help African Americans succeed. It presents a trailblazing path for leveraging ethnic and cultural assets to not only win the game of success in any arena, but to reshape America and leave a powerful legacy.

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Steve Jobs: Career Advice for Tough Times

| November 10, 2010 | 2 Comments
Steve Jobs: Career Advice for Tough Times

The global recession has forced many people to reconsider their careers and life choices. In these turbulent times, where does one turn for career advice? As I was researching the material for my new book, The Innovation Secrets of Steve Jobs (McGraw Hill) I realized that many of the principles behind Jobs’ breakthrough success at Apple apply equally to the management of one’s career.

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Abby Appelt: How to Bring a New Product to Market

| October 20, 2010 | 1 Comment
Abby Appelt: How to Bring a New Product to Market

Abby Appelt shares tips on how she has navigated the often unclear road of product development for her new product, Crutch Skins™ – the self-adhesive ‘skin’ decals that bring personality to crutches and canes. Learn the steps she took to take her innovative idea to market.

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Jennifer Dugan: Success in the Travel Business

| October 13, 2010 | 1 Comment
Jennifer Dugan: Success in the Travel Business

Success did not come easy for Jennifer Dugan, founder of Dugan’s Travels, but her struggle to find a meaningful business that can support her growing family paid off. Read how a stay at home mom found success in the travel business.

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Starting an Event Management Business

| October 6, 2010 | 5 Comments
Starting an Event Management Business

Daydreaming about starting an event management business? Maybe you have already worked in the events industry and think about working for yourself. Learn the basics you need to start an event management business.

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Attitude Adjustment 101: Nine Ways to Transform Your Career

| September 28, 2010 | 2 Comments
Attitude Adjustment 101: Nine Ways to Transform Your Career

Much of your success is determined by your attitude. Education is worthwhile but a good attitude is priceless. If you search for a college that has a concentration of study entitled Attitude, you will come up empty handed. Yet, the world would be a better place if we could all major in Attitude.

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