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by: Mikey Rox | channel: Home, Lifestyle
Michelle Dunn has experience as both a debt collector and as a debtor. Get her expert advice on dealing with collections agencies.
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Negotiating can sometimes be stressful, and that stress can make buyers and sellers say dumb things. Learn to score better deals by avoiding these phrases.
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Overcoming past wrongs and forgiving those who have hurt you can be one of the most difficult things — and one of the most rewarding.
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Your neighbors can make a great community — or they can make a great community unpleasant. Learn how to deal with not-so-friendly folks.
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Networking can be incredibly valuable...once you get the conversation started. Follow these suggestions to get in and out of conversations with ease.
by: Daily Muse | channel: Career Building
Do you feel awkward when you try to express condolences? Try these techniques to show your sympathy.
by: Julie Rains | channel: Family, General Tips
Many small business owners overlook -- or avoid -- brand building. Too often, that's a critical mistake.
by: Julie Rains | channel: Small Business Resource Center
In the age of too much communication, getting your voice heard means keeping your messages clear, simple and direct.
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by: Julie Rains | channel: Personal Development
Communication goes far beyond what you say. Here are 16 ways to improve your body language — and hence your communication skills.
by: Nora Dunn | channel: Career and Income, Personal Development
A glowing recommendation can make the difference in whether or not you get a job. Learn how to ask for great references so you can land the gig.
by: Julie Rains | channel: Job Hunting
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by: Annie Mueller | channel: Small Business Resource Center
Keep a project moving despite shifting requirements and fickle clients.
by: James Clear | channel: Small Business Resource Center
From getting coupons to making your voice heard, a physical letter can do much more than an email. Discover 22 reasons why you should love the letter.
by: Sarah Winfrey | channel: Frugal Living, Life Hacks
Undercover Boss is more than a marketing tool for profiled businesses and broadcaster CBS. It's educational programming for entrepreneurs and small business owners.
by: Julie Rains | channel: Entrepreneurship, Small Business Resource Center
Knowing how to argue is a valuable skill to have both professionally and personally. Here are the three things you need to know to make it happen.
by: Ashley Watson | channel: General Tips, Personal Development
Whether you don't know how to give criticism or want to get better at receiving it, here are some pointers that can make your confrontations smoother.
by: Sarah Winfrey | channel: Career and Income, Personal Development
Getting customers is great, but keeping them is even better. Here's how to hang on to the most important part of your business.
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