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Great Business Leadership Tips

Are you cut out to be a leader? Can you develop the skills needed to be a leader? It’s not easy. Let’s focus on great business leadership tips.   Background: Great Business Leadership Tips These posts relate to career advancement: … Continue reading

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How Students Can Be More Marketable

Want to get the best job and career path possible? If you are still a student, there are several suggestions. [If you are currently working, some of these suggestions apply to you too.] According to Tim Green, writing for The … Continue reading

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Career Advice from the Superstars: A Slideshow

There is a lot of career advice out there, especially on the Web. But how about getting some good advice from the superstars of business? As Julie Bort notes for Business Insider: “[2016] will bring your share of troubles, issues, … Continue reading

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What Makes Great Firms: Tips from Jack Welch

To many expert observers, Jack Welch (who served as CEO of General Electric from 1981 to 2001) was the “Manager of the Century,”  as he was called by Fortune. According to 60 Minutes, the value of GE stock rose by … Continue reading

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Consider These Tips in Your Career

Here are a number of leadership tips in the form of quotes by prominent retail executives as compiled by the National Retail Federation. Click the image for a larger version.

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The NRF’s Top 25 People Impacting Retail in 2016

Each year, the National Retail Federation Foundation recognizes 25 “disruptors, dreamers, givers, influencers, and power players.” Read on to access the 2016 list: 2016’s Disruptors — They “are true originals who rock the boat with ideas so crazy, they just might … Continue reading

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A CareerHMO Video Series for Seasoned Workers’ Job Search

CareerHMO is a career development firm. It offers a number of free resources, as well as paid career coaching. It not only offers advice for  those just embarking on a career after college, it also serves those with a lot … Continue reading

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