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Our economy’s unsung heroes

National Entrepreneurs Week is Feb. 24 through March 3. For people like me, it's a pretty special event. Not that there's some big celebration,...
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Contracts can imply more than what’s stated

One matter that came to me years ago was the situation of a songwriter who had assigned all of his copyrights to a music...

<i>First class is not just a section of an airplane</i>

When I say "first class," what one word comes to mind? Upgrade? Travel? Hotel? Service? To me, first class has always been a person or a reputation. But that's...

Are you ready to adopt a ‘West Coast Offense’?

The Super Bowl is always a good occasion to glean business insights from the world of football. The sport has become highly competitive, with...
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<i>Lead with poise, not with noise</i>

Grace under pressure — what an important attribute for anyone aspiring to be in a leadership role. I was researching the topic when I...

Avoiding problems with OSHA

It's wise to be wary of Occupational Health & Safety Administration (OSHA) requirements that apply to small business. OSHA's role is to get small...

‘Out of office’ doesn’t excuse rude auto-reply

Ever send somebody an e-mail and it bounces back, telling you that the person you sent it to is "out of the office"?How...

‘Out of office’ doesn’t excuse rude auto-reply

Ever send somebody an e-mail and it bounces back, telling you that the person you sent it to is "out of the office"?How...

Do you believe in yourself? In what you sell?

Self-belief is the fulcrum point of success. It's the bridge between your personal attitude and enthusiasm, and your ability to transfer confidence to your...

The tremendous influence of Charlie Jones

Charlie Tremendous Jones has a mantra: "The only difference between where you are now and where you'll be next year are the books you...
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