Success comes in many shapes and sizes. And it can come at you from many different directions. If you are not looking for it, success can pass you by -- several times. You must be on the lookout for success' cousin, opportunity; it is the gateway to success.
The concept that women could do it all was alive and well as I transitioned from student to working adult. And as a young, naïve woman looking for a way to bring it all into my life, I fell for it hook, line and sinker. Why can't women have it all?
I realized that I was treating my business more like a hobby rather than the budding empire that I was trying to build.
The last time I spoke to Emily she was on the verge of tears -- she's tired and overwhelmed. If you can relate, try these tricks to fight off burnout at the office.
From tending the family's Thai grocery store -- the first in the United States -- to challenging Masaharu Morimoto on "Iron Chef America," Chef Jet Tila has become an integral part of LA's hot restaurant scene.
Etiquette rules may dictate that you have one year to send a wedding gift, but when it comes to business gratitude, your communication must be nearly instantaneous.
When you think of Will Smith, you either think of a guy rapping about the niceties of Miami, or on the silver screen blasting aliens. What you really should be thinking about is a guy that mastered content marketing. Here's why Will Smith is a content marketing expert.
There are two main ways that business productivity is increased through content management. The first is by creating the best practices that can be applied throughout a company, and the second is by encouraging divisions to interact through thoughtful leadership.
You can argue. Discoveries in science, not business, made by people who are long dead. What could we possibly learn here? Plenty, in fact.
You could hire an actual virtual assistant who would manage your day-to-day, but there is a cost associated, not to mention the learning curve. And many entrepreneurs are looking to save money with little time to train a virtual assistant. But there is an alternative.
The statistics are baffling--while women earn 60% of college degrees and now hold 52% of professional-level jobs, they are still in the minority when it comes to running Fortune 500 companies and holding executive positions in industries such as finance, law, medicine and technology.
Ever since that Friday two years ago, I now go out of my way to pitch my business to any kid willing to lend me an ear (preferably two). And why wouldn't I? Who would pass up a no-cost, high-yield brainstorm session with a true outside-the-box thinker?
Peyton is a freelance journalist who has written for many publications, mostly in her local area. She felt lucky when she found a publication willing to pay her more than the usual $50-75 per story that most other publications offered.
We have been taught businesses from the approach of men, but we are women. And sometimes we have seemingly conflicting priorities; however, I assure you, the priorities are not conflicting.
From his earliest days, JP Labrosse says, "I've been interested in doing work that has the potential for positive impact." Labrosse was the engineering team lead for two of the early Apple iPod products.
Ever been really excited about a business idea, only to have that idea fall flat when you try to explain it to investors, partners, team members or customers? It happens to many of us -- the audience doesn't grasp why we think our great idea is so darn cool.
An employee handbook serves as a guide for both employers and employees. It offers insight into company policies, discusses repercussions for stepping outside of those policies, and outlines employee benefits.
Marketers can get epiphanies when they take the time and trouble to analyze the data that comes from analytic tools.