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6 Strategies to Overcome Adversity

| May 13, 2010 | 1 Comment
6 Strategies to Overcome Adversity

Even though there is talk that things are turning around, 2010 is going to be tough for many. Learn how 10 extraordinary people overcame great adversity in their personal or professional lives by applying winning strategies that guided them out of the darkness of near-defeat and into the light of success.

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How Prepared Are You to Run a Business?

| March 8, 2010 | 5 Comments
How Prepared Are You to Run a Business?

Are you prepared to run a business? This is the question that Linda J. Lord’s new book “The Pitch: Business Lessons Learned on the Soccer Field” explores. Making the decision to start a business is just the first step; the real test is how well you can run the business. Your level of preparedness – mentally, intellectually and emotionally — can spell the difference between the success and failure of your business.

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10 Ways to Become a Girl on Top

| November 11, 2009 | 0 Comments
10 Ways to Become a Girl on Top

She knows how to work a room, she’s always impeccably dressed, and no matter how hard you might try you just can’t seem to break her confidence. Hate her or love her, everyone wants to be her. Here are 10 tactics to achieving your own Girl on Top status

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Learning from Martha: 10 Rules for Starting a Business

| September 23, 2009 | 3 Comments
Learning from Martha: 10 Rules for Starting a Business

What does it take to really need to successfully start a business? Martha Stewart, one of the most successful women in business today, lists down the essential elements to start an entrepreneurial venture in her book “The Martha Rules.”

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Secrets of Six-Figure Women

| August 6, 2009 | 1 Comment
Secrets of Six-Figure Women

Do you have what it takes to achieve financial success? Barbara Stanny in her book “Secrets of Six Figure Women” explores the strategies that financially successful women – from entrepreneurs to corporate executives to freelancers and part-timers — employ to reach their highest income potential. According to the author, here are the eight secrets of […]

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Closing Loops: 7 Keys to Small Business Success

| August 3, 2009 | 0 Comments
Closing Loops: 7 Keys to Small Business Success

  What is the secret to small business success? According to the book “Loops: The Seven Keys to Small Business Success” by Dr. Mile Chaet and Dr. Stephen Lundin, success in business is all about closing loops – the right loops. The book follows the summer-long study of Tony, a business student assigned by his […]

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Earvin "Magic" Johnson: 32 Ways to Become a Successful Entrepreneur

| February 14, 2009 | 2 Comments
Earvin "Magic" Johnson: 32 Ways to Become a Successful Entrepreneur

Magic Johnson was a famous NBA basketball player who has made a highly successful transition from sports to business. Since leaving NBA, he has started several businesses focusing mostly on densely populated yet underserved urban communities. Today Magic Johnson Enterprises is a multimillion dollar company. In his book “32 Ways to be a Champion in Business,” he shares the lessons he has learned as he stumbled and succeeded in his business journey.

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11 Simple Secrets of Successful Entrepreneurship

| July 25, 2008 | 0 Comments
11 Simple Secrets of Successful Entrepreneurship

Whether you own a small business, run a large corporation, or work for someone else, Beat the System provides proven, real-world advice for building an entrepreneurial culture in your entire organization, your department, or even in your individual position.

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Real You: Business Advice to Women Entrepreneurs

| June 25, 2008 | 3 Comments
Real You: Business Advice to Women Entrepreneurs

In her book Real You Incorporated, Kaira Sturdivant Rouda offers business advice to women entrepreneurs, including work-life balance, and celebrates their natural entrepreneurial bent.

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Stay at Home Moms: Getting Back on the Career Track

| July 3, 2007 | 2 Comments
Stay at Home Moms: Getting Back on the Career Track

Would you like to return to the work world but are concerned about how to find an opportunity that will allow you to fulfill your family or other non-work obligations, nervous about how to “market yourself” to potential employers, or unsure about what type of work you want to do?

by Carol Fishman Cohen and Vivian Steir Rabin
Authors of “Back on the Career Track: A Guide for Stay at Home Moms Who Want to Return to Work”

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