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Spotlight – Amber & Jeannie

Amber (L) Jeannie (R)Spotlight on Mother’s & Daughters in Business — Amber and JeannieWhen she was just 10 years old, after buying a package of Jolly Ranchers with all of the wrappers stuck to the candy, Amber Clay decided that she needed to write a letter to the Hershey’s company and share her disappointment in(…)

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4 Never Fail Networking Tips

4 Never Fail Networking Tips In business, as is true in life, networking is the glue that holds it all together. How many times have you thought about who you know or who introduced you to someone who opened doors of opportunities for your personal or professional ventures? There’s no question, life is a contact(…)

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The Power Of A Great Read: The Best Business Books Of 2013

The Power Of A Great Read: The Best Business Books Of 2013 Early in my professional career, my mentor, the late “Charlie ‘Tremendous’ Jones” said, “You will be the same person in five years as you are today, except for the people you meet and the books you read”.  Great insight, and exactly why I think it’s(…)

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The Face of 21st Century Leadership: The Female Entrepreneur

The Face of 21st Century Leadership: The Female Entrepreneur Hey gals, there’s some great news out there for female business owners. According to the Global Entrepreneurship and Development Institute, the United States ranked number one out of 17 countries for “conditions that foster high potential female entrepreneurship”. Awesome! That means if you haven’t quite made(…)

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3 Easy Ways to Keep Your Small Business Resolutions

3 Easy Ways to Keep Your Small Business Resolutions With the holidays behind us, it’s time to get serious again and that means thinking about a business strategy for 2014. If last year was profitable, then forging ahead should be as easy as ramping up a few core initiatives for maximized results. If last year(…)

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Why a Mother-Daughter Business?

Family businesses come in all different shapes and sizes. Some were started by grandparents, who passed a dream to their children in hopes that another generation would continue to represent the family name. In other cases, brothers and sisters collaborate to create brand new ideas, hoping to build their own success story. But of all(…)

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Taking the Business to the Next Level: What We Can Learn From Our Children

Taking the Business to the Next Level: What We Can Learn From Our Children As moms, many of us feel that it is our sole responsibility to guide, advise and lead our kids, teaching them how to become great people going great places. And that’s true, it is. But sometimes, as a parent, there’s tremendous(…)

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