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Demand higher standards

On a long flight a little while ago, I saw two couples watch movies while they let their six kids run around like maniacs from take off to touchdown. A seven-year old actually punched me. (I didn't return the
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Ten Tips to Create and Build Customer Relationships

There is a distinction between customer satisfaction and customer retention.  Many companies don’t understand the concept.  Someone might be happy with your product or service, basic satisfaction, but never purchase again.  Why
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23 Ivy League Networking Secrets, That Actually Work! Part 1

Networking. If you’re an introvert like me, the very word sends a cold shiver down your spine,
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How to Exit Your Small Business and Stop Being Overprotective

Overprotective entrepreneurs are those folks who can’t let anyone other than themselves complete important day-to-day tasks. When you’re that tangled up inside your small business, it makes it hard for anything or
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About Conquest   Conquest is BITS Pilani’s international startup conclave which aims at encouraging the spirit of entrepreneurship in India. Conquest is a perfect launchpad for every groundbreaking idea.It explores and
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5 Simple Ways To Make Creative Thinking A Daily Habit

Where or when do you get your best ideas?   I ask that question to a lot of clients and executives attending my presentations and seminars. The answers I often hear are things like "In the shower," "Walking the dog,
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How Does Social Media Influence Marketing Communication?

Marketing has been around for a lot more time than we may be tempted to believe. Social media is
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Know Your Motivation

Even the most excitable entrepreneurs have a tendency to lose motivation during chaotic times. But lose that drive just a little, and you’re prone to forget where you’re headed altogether. So strap on your seatbelt, because the next 90
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3 ways small businesses can use video marketing

This article is part of SWOT Team, a new series on Mashable that features insights from leaders in marketing, brand-building and public relations.   In an age of ubiquitous viral photos and videos, 2015 is the veritable heyday of