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Why You Should Keep a Business Journal


Robby

Whether you’re an executive or you’re a temp, consider keeping a business journal. It’s a little bit like a diary for your daily workplace activities. Why on earth would you want to write down what you’re doing on the job? About a zillion reasons! (Read the rest of this post…)

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Tue, July 21 2015 » Career Planning and Goal Setting, Personal Organization, Self Development » No Comments

Going Into Business? You’ll Need To Write Invoices


Robby

It sounds basic. If you want to go into business you will need customers to pay you. That means you’ll need to learn to produce invoices. So why is this such a pain for so many people? (Read the rest of this post…)

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Tue, July 14 2015 » Uncategorized » No Comments

Always Be Networking, But Rarely Be Selling


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You need to get out there and make new contacts. Go to events, connect with colleagues on LinkedIn or Facebook. Follow industry leaders on Twitter. Participate in programs offered by groups like the Greater Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce. Join the conversation and build your network.

But, you shouldn’t be selling, at least not most of the time. Always be networking, but rarely be selling. (Read the rest of this post…)

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Tue, July 7 2015 » Uncategorized » No Comments

There’s Plenty of Time in The Future


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People who have hopes, dreams or just projects they want to accomplish often complain that there “aren’t enough hours in the day.”

But what about the future? (Read the rest of this post…)

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Tue, June 30 2015 » Uncategorized » No Comments

Setting Yourself Apart From Other Jobseekers


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If you are looking to find a better job (or any job at all), you have an enemy. That enemy is not any particular person, but an idea: the boring jobseeker. Your most important mission is to make sure that you’re doing something others are not doing. (Read the rest of this post…)

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Tue, June 23 2015 » Uncategorized » No Comments

Do You Have To Pay Your Dues?


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Indiana, deep in the heartland of the Midwest, is a place where people often assume there are conservative values about business. One of those assumptions is that you have to “pay your dues” before setting out on your own. (Read the rest of this post…)

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Tue, June 16 2015 » Corporate Culture, Indianapolis News » No Comments