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Responsive Web Design 101 for Small Business

5 ways to optimize your site for mobile

Responsive Web design is a set of techniques used to make a website adjust for…

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9 Salary-Boosting IT Certifications

IT pros should consider obtaining additional skills

Recently, employment site Dice.com and CIO.com featured a list of the IT tech certifications that…

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Amazing Women Entrepreneurs Making a Difference in the World

Women entrepreneurs blazing trails in their careers and giving back to the community

Entrepreneurs making a difference and blazing trails in their career.

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The Rucker Sisters Talk Managing Careers, Entrepreneurship, and Motherhood

These God-fearing, southern belles were taught that the world is limitless

Education has always been the focal point for success in the Rucker family. Born into…

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Looking for Meaningful Work? Here Are 10 Jobs That Pay

Payscale reveals 2015 list of meaningful jobs in America

Payscale reveals 2015 list of meaningful work and job options in America.

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Entrepreneur Talks Finding Success by Creating Her Own Dream Job

Monica G. Coleman talks finding success by creating her own company

Monica G. Coleman talks finding success by creating her own company, M320 Consulting.

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Localize Your Small Business Marketing Strategies

Boost your small-business profile in unexpected ways

More often than not, a small business may feel that it can’t compete against larger…

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How to Avoid Burnout as a Startup Founder

A few simple strategies can help you stay on track and avoid the seemingly inevitable meltdown

If you are an owner of a new small business or startup founder, here are…

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Feeling Uninspired in Your Career? 25 Ways To Get Closer to Your Dream Job

Get unstuck in your career by following these daily tips

Get unstuck in your career by following these daily tips.

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6 Reasons All Business Owners Should Register Trademarks

Debating whether you should trademark your business? Here are six reasons why you should take action

Many business owners and entrepreneurs wonder whether they should trademark their company name. Here are…

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6 Tips for Handling a Negative Company Review

Use it to improve your business

Don’t let one bad review ruin your day. Here are six tips for handling a…

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12 Inspirational Career Quotes to Live By

Words of provocation and inspiration to refocus and recharge you

Since livelihood is a constant focus, our careers definitely take center stage. We want to…

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Victoria Reese Talks What it Takes to Be a Brand Architect

Creativity and a sharp business acumen are necessary

Since branding is the emotion people feel when your company or personal brand come to…

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Carve Your Own Path: How 5 Professionals Found Success in Unconventional Careers

Be motivated and inspired by these phenomenal women

Explore the world of wine and indulge. Spin a few tunes for notable brands and…

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3 Skills Schools Should Be Teaching the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

What skills are kids going to need 25 years from now?

In order to help a younger generation of entrepreneurs succeed, there are a few key…

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6 Things You Can Do Every Week to Grow Your Personal Brand

Boost your career with regular personal branding practices

Whether you’re a recent grad on the hunt for your first job, seasoned employee climbing…

By Kandia Johnson

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4 Common Mistakes Career Switchers Make and How to Avoid Them

Looking to change careers? Avoid these common mistakes

The 4 common mistakes career changers make and how to avoid them.

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6 Tips for Making a Career Change Without Going Back to College

Getting another degree is not your only option

Think you have to return to college for another degree to change careers? Well, think…

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How a 23-Year-Old 2012 USA Fencing Olympian is Breaking Color Barriers

Nzingha Prescod shares how the sport is preparing her for a career in social policy

Nzingha Prescod shares how the sport of fencing is preparing her for a career in…

By Kandia Johnson

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#SMARTGirlsAsk Campaign Ignites Inspiring Conversation on Emmys Red Carpet

#SmartGirlsAsk social media campaign sparks deeper conversation on Emmys Red Carpet about career, risk, and accomplishments

#SmartGirlsAsk social media campaign sparks deeper conversation on Emmys Red Carpet about career, risk, and…

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