Networking Advice for Any Professional

Networking Tips for Any Professional

  Hitting it off with strangers can be difficult, especially at a professional event where it can all feel very forced. But, as you’ve heard time and time agin, networking is a big deal. You can read all the books on your industry you want, but you can’t obtain or maintain all the industry knowledge […]

Business Style

Essential Dress for Success Tips

First impressions are huge. We understand that a fancy suit doesn’t equal talent—entry-level Steve Jobs worked nights because co-workers couldn’t stand his body odor and he didn’t wear shoes—but making a great first impression is vital in social industries. Remember, first impressions affect how people view you even AFTER you’ve interacted with them. Don’t get […]

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Ways for Businesses to Give Back

You can do all the promoting you want, but your business will struggle to get ahead when the local economy is struggling. On the other hand, a prosperous local economy means more citizens and businesses have the necessary means to purchase from other local businesses, keeping money in circulation instead of saving as much as […]

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Grill Safety Tips

Grill fires on residential properties cause an annual average of 10 deaths, 100 injuries and $37 million in property loss, according to the U.S. Fire Administration. Of these barbecue blunders, over half occur from May through August, with July piling up the highest number of incidents. Grill fires can cause significant damages to bystanders, your […]

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Do I Need Pet Insurance?

Pet Insurance? That’s a thing? What is it? Pet insurance acts as a healthcare policy for your furry friends. Most are paid on scheduled monthly payment plans and cost roughly a few hundred dollars a year depending on your breed, age and location. For example, the pet insurance for a greyhound will be significantly cheaper […]