Monthly Archives: February 2016

  • Woman stepping off ledge
February 19th, 2016 marked my third year judging for Minnesota Collegiate DECA’s MN State Competition. As I was reflecting on what to write, I found the post [below] from two years ago. Back then, I was employed full time by...
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  • Heart
…or What I learned from my social media management partners E-Merge Online Marketing about social media, blogging, and SEO. That’s quite a sub-title, I know. As I noodled on ideas for this month’s blog posts, I was determined to embrace...
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  • Givers gain
Guest blogger Rick Swanson, Consultant, Learning Meets Quality LLC The credo “Givers Gain” will be familiar to small business owners, especially those who have joined a BNI (Business Network International) group as a way to build a referral network to...
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  • pile of business cards
Have you stared at that pile of business cards after a networking event and thought to yourself, “Now what?” If you have, you’re not alone. Many of us struggle with follow-up after a networking event. The three reasons I address in...
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