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The Entrepreneurial Community

I wish I had known sooner …about the mentoring program at Score.org, an organization that provides free counseling to small business owners. I am now working with a retired lawyer, who’s helping me expand my community outreach program

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Idea Party

When you gather people at a party where the goal is asking your dream reality something amazing happens Go broad – ideas flow from unexpected places, so don’t worry about crafting a perfectly calibrated guest list or balancing out the … Continue reading

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Are You Wasting Employees’ Talent?

I divide great workers into two different camps. One group is hungry for every opportunity you can throw at them, asking about advancement from day one. I call these people “astronauts.” Light the fuse, and they’ll overshoot the moon. The … Continue reading

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Give at the Office: Little Things

Remember the little things say please and thank you. Show the temps where the coffee is. Learn the names of the security staff. These things sound so basic, but they’re often forgotten. Some companies plan elaborate team-building events, like paintball … Continue reading

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How Do I Handle My Bosses’ Gossiping?

Q: My boss regularly complains to me about my co-workers, and they tell me she does the same with them. Her habit of openly  discussing our flaws tends to pit people against each other and create conflict. However, she always … Continue reading

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