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Federal Contracts Are Available For Your Company

Discover How to land a federal contract, even as a solopreneur  ~by Marion Soublière of Ottawa. She is the author of Getting Work with the Federal Government: A guide to figuring out the procurement puzzle. … Continue reading

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Are You REALLY on Vacation?

“Forty-five percent of workers worldwide say it is unacceptable for managers to ask them to work while they are on vacation.” ~ David Mielach, BusinessNewsDaily Staff Writer, Employees Balk at Requests to Work on Vacation. It’s summer … Continue reading

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Consistent Branding Increases Connection With Your Target Audience

Business owners, as client work ebbs during the summer, take advantage of the time to audit your social media presence. Does your Twitter page look old? Use the slow pace of summer to update images, … Continue reading

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Warning: Some Clients Are Bullies

Is the customer always right? The right customers are. How do you handle the wrong customers? Let’s face it, we all experience a customer who is not a good match for our business or service. … Continue reading

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Use These Apps to Limit Distractions

When this ezine landed in your inbox, did a message pop up and alert you? While in your email, did you click on the link in the message from Facebook notifying you someone tagged you … Continue reading

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YOU Don’t Want To Make THIS Marketing Mistake!

“For modern marketers, the big risk of insincerity is getting found out. With the Twitterverse, Blogosphere, and Yelp out there, it's fairly difficult to fool anyone for long. Fiji Water ran smack into that problem, … Continue reading

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Are You Invested In Your Wellness?

Believe it or not December is right around the corner! Although it is a wonderful time of year, all the festive eating and holiday activities will wreak havoc with our health. In preparation for the … Continue reading

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When You Take Risks You Take Charge!

When you made the decision to become a solopreneur did it feel like a wild and reckless risk? If you continued taking wild and reckless risks, you wouldn’t have a business any more. If you … Continue reading

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Would You Rather be a ‘Boss’ or a ‘Leader’?

Have you ever considered the difference between a ‘boss’ and a ‘leader’? British journalist, Russell Ewing offers this perspective, “A boss creates fear; a leader, confidence. A boss fixes blame; a leader corrects mistakes. A … Continue reading

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Are You Active on LinkedIn?

If LinkedIn is not living up to your expectations, it’s time to evaluate your participation efforts. Having a profile and belonging to several groups is a good start on this social network. To take advantage of … Continue reading

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