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7 Best Tips for Your Elevator Pitch

  Imagine you go to a job search networking meeting for the first time, and the leader at one point informs the audience that everybody will have a chance to stand in front of the group and present an elevator…

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A world champion of public speaking uses this 5-step process to prepare for presentations

It doesn’t matter if you’re shy and soft-spoken or brimming with confidence and energy — if you don’t prepare properly for a presentation, you’re not going to connect with your audience. To help you out, Business Insider asked the 2014 Toastmasters…

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These Hot Companies Are Magnets for Talent

Major tech companies wield immense influence in our lives, shaping how we find information, correspond with others and complete errands and daily tasks. But the magnitude of the services that these companies provide isn’t the only way to measure their…

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If You Want to Be Successful, You Need to Be Relevant

I am often asked what the secret ingredients are that make up a successful career or business. I don’t often give the answer that is expected; which is if you persist with hard work, study even harder and tick all…

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9 Questions Emotionally Intelligent People Always Ask

These nine questions will help you evaluate your own emotional intelligence, according to the guru of EI.   Emotional Intelligence (EI or EQ) has been a hot Inc. topic written by many of my colleagues. I’ve also registered my thoughts…

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21 Ways to Get Inspired (Infographic)

You can’t always wait for inspiration. Sometimes you have to hunt it down. Consider this list of tricks and strategies your roadmap, all planned out with the benefit of the latest research and expert advice. You might even bookmark this page — chances are you’ll…

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5 Things Teen Entrepreneurs Can Do to Ensure a Lifetime of Success

Business isn’t just for adults anymore. The exciting world of entrepreneurship has recently seen the likes of a 13-year-old clothing designer, a 16-year-old online gift boutique owner, and a 16-year-oldjewelry designer, just to name a few. If you’re a teen…

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Three Unproductive Habits You Should Quit Today

  We are strange creatures – human beings. Most of us invest more time and effort into appearing to be something we’re not, instead of figuring out what we are. It’s an endless cycle of pageantry that pleases everyone but…

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17 Habits of the Most Highly Respected Employees

Think of work colleagues you’ve truly respected. Here are 20 things I’ll bet they never stopped doing. (Image: Getty Images)   We’ve explored the things the most respected bosses do, and the inevitable habits that unhappy employees fall into. It’s only…

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How Great Leaders Manage Underperforming Teams

  Congratulations! You’ve earned a reputation as a highly effective leader. Now, your organization has thanked you by giving you a challenging new assignment that no one else can seem to figure out. You’ve been assigned to lead a team…

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