Manners are a must in business. They are especially important if you are trying to sell your skills to a potential employer. Taking the time to thank everyone you met during the interview process speaks volumes. It will help paint you as a considerate person who is detail oriented. Put yourself in the employer's shoes. … Continue reading Use Manners To Sell Yourself In Business: What Thank You Means After An Interview
Hint: Those words do not include please and thank you. Although, manners do help. A recent INC. article states that a simple phrase, "Most of my customers..." is all you need. Ok, so you have the 4 magic words, how or why do they work? The fact of the matter is that people like suggestions. … Continue reading 4 Magic Words To Land A Sale
I have been browsing business news for fun. All I want is a little light reading, keep up on the trends, and learn something new. I was surprised when my eyes fell on this article. There are a lot of traits I value in myself and the people I surround myself with. As a matter … Continue reading The Three Things All Entrepreneurs Should Know
There is a trend among the bigger companies that is good for employees everywhere: They are assisting with school costs. Walmart has their $1 per day college tuition assistance. McDonald's even offers a large sum for those working enough part time hours to qualify. Their programs are helping people receive quality education. More so, they … Continue reading Why Are Major Employers Paying For Education? Should You?
We all know some famous pairings. Pen and paper. Cake and ice cream. How about pizza and wings? As a matter of fact, most major pizza companies sell wings as a side. They accompany the existing finger food nicely without much added equipment. Easy profit with minimal effort, right? The history behind the pair goes … Continue reading Nothing Goes Together Like… Pizza and Wings?
Entrepreneurs with a creative mind can do anything. One such person has found a way to promote conversation and genuine meals by giving away free pizza to those who surrender their phone during their meal! This is an amazing example of self promotion. The pizzeria is promoting quality time among diners, but they are also … Continue reading Surrender Your Phone, Get Free Pizza: Using a Marketing Hook to Promote Sales
There are a lot of traits that build a good leader. According to Jeff Bezos of Amazon, being right all the time is a good start. It is not actually the act of being right that counts. It is what people do to get their. Evaluating your views, working to see all sides, and not … Continue reading Are You Always Right? You Could Be A Leader?