Updated February 14 at 6:25am
Advice
160 results total, viewing 11 - 20
An investment broker, speaking with a client on the phone says, "‘Plummet' is such a harsh term, Mr. Dolan, we prefer to say priced ‘below cost basis.' " more
Most investors have been caught by surprise by the volatile start to 2016. The strong performance of a few stocks over the last 12 months has masked overall weakness that has persisted in the stock markets. The larger S&P 1500 and the S&P 600 Small … more
Employment is on the upside. Employers are actively looking. Offers are getting better. Even so, many find themselves "stuck" where they are with no light at the end of the tunnel. Getting ahead eludes them; knowing how to make things happen isn't … more
"Jeffrey, what's the BEST way to make a sale?" When I'm asked this question (I'm asked it all the time), what the salesperson's really asking is, "What's the EASIEST way to make a sale?" Easy answer: The easiest way to make a sale … more
Perhaps the most powerful principle Napoleon Hill wrote about, and certainly the most enduring, is the ninth step towards riches: power of the master mind. The idea of a Master Mind group was created, put forth, and expounded upon by Napoleon Hill … more
With recent college graduates entering the workforce, and current employees using summer down time to contemplate career moves, this is also a time for fresh starts. In order to entice some of this coveted talent, some employers are proposing unique … more
We have retooled Rhode Island's Manufacturing Extension Partnership center this year. Polaris MEP is poised and ready to better support smaller manufacturing companies in the state. Ninety-five percent of the state's 1,600 manufacturers have fewer … more
As a business owner, you are wrestling with a challenge: whether to scrap an underperforming product you designed and brought to market last year. Maybe if you give it another year, you reason, it will turn the corner. But should you invest the … more
We've all heard the old adage that you can't buy happiness. Well, it turns out that it's not exactly true. You actually can buy happiness – when you spend your money or your time on others. Does that come as a surprise to anyone? It's … more
Value is perhaps the most illusive word in sales. Everyone will tell you how important it is, very few can tell you what it is. I've already gone on ad nauseam about my distaste for the words "added value." I recommend you leave … more
« Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 16 | Next »