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Honest Tea to be served at Wendy’s: B...

Apr 30, 2015No Comments

Wendy's will soon serve Honest Tea at their restaurants: what this says about the organic food movement, and how chains will make more money by

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Tips for taking more control of your time

Apr 28, 2015No Comments

Time is a precious commodity in the workplace, and taking control of it can lead to a more productive business life.

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6 ways to sharpen your sales skills, stat

Apr 08, 2015No Comments

Sales skills are important today, whether it's your job title or not - one expert shares his tips for improving.

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3 Critical tips for Millennials entering th...

Apr 08, 2015No Comments

Millennials are entering the workforce during a unique and challenging time in history, so how does one compete and even excel? We ask a Millennial

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10 secrets to maximizing credit card reward...

Jan 13, 2015No Comments

(Business Finance) Credit card rewards are an easy way to cash in, but most people don't know how to use them properly or where extra


Fostering leadership: confessions of a mega...

Jan 06, 20151 Comment

(Business Entrepreneur) Fostering leadership in your company or team can be a tremendous challenge, but the founder of a multi-billion dollar company tells us how

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Has Google Glass adoption fizzled out? Does...

Dec 29, 20142 Comments

(Tech News) Google Glass was once thought to be the next big thing, so why aren't people nationwide adopting them at neck-breaking rates? Has the

cloud computing

5 ways the cloud is reshaping business in 2...

Dec 20, 2014No Comments

(Business) Everyone knows about the cloud, but do you know how it is reshaping business right before our eyes?

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Woman to trademark “I Can’t Bre...

Dec 19, 2014No Comments

(Business News) Made famous by a tragedy, the "I Can't Breathe" phrase is the subject of a new trademark application, but this is one strange

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Facebook bought Instagram for $1B; it’...

Dec 19, 20141 Comment

(Social Media) Instagram has gone from a $1B to $35B company in just two years, making big moves and paving the path toward an extremely

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BPG: brand new image format is half the siz...

Dec 16, 20141 Comment

(Tech News) BPG is the newest image format to be invented, and with higher quality and smaller size than a JPEG, it stands to make

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5 holiday business tips you might not have ...

Dec 15, 20141 Comment

(Business) Business tips abound during this holiday season, but there are some things you could be doing that you might have missed in preparation for