The Importance of Business Insurance During The Winter

importance of business insurance
Since business insurance isn't generally a requirement, it's quite common to see companies go without coverage all year. Although this is a viable strategy when trying to cut down on operational costs, a personal injury that occurs on your property could wreak havoc on even the most fundamentally sound budgets and financial plans. If you are going to go without insurance, at least consider a temporary policy during the winter months.   (more…)
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The Influence Of The Leader

The Influence Of The Leader
When I was a kid I remember how much influence my Dad had on our family. When he walked through the door at night things changed. The energy in the room changed immediately, we all stood a little taller, we paid close attention to his mood and behavior and we tried a little harder to get along with each other. When my boys came along I had a hard time recognizing I had that same influence, but according to my sons it was there. My point is "Leader's INFLUENCE."  Regardless of the situa...
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139 Instagram Facts and Stats for 2017

Instagram has been a huge traffic platform for our company, Pressure Point Marketing. The social media landscape continues to evolve and gone are Friendster, Vine, Orkut.... The good folks at WebsiteBuilder.org have put together some facts and stats about Instagram Below. Insightful Instagram Facts To Increase Marketing ROI Marketing campaigns have evolved dramatically since the advent of social media platforms. While images have long played a role in print advertising, words were also i...
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Building Your Best Team: Learn to Value and Appreciate Differences

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To grow a successful and sustainable business, you need a team of employees who bring their unique abilities, strengths and perspectives to the challenges you will face. But to draw and keep talented individuals who are different than you, you have to learn a key skill: You have to learn how to lead people who are different than you. There are lots of great books on leadership that provide valuable insights into key skills and abilities needed to effectively lead others. But one concept that ...
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8 Golden Tips For Selling Your Small and Medium Sized Business

8 Golden Tips For Selling Your Small and Medium Sized Business
As one of my mentors would always say; ‘Business is business, no sentiments in business’, it was easy to chant this until I tried starting up my first business then I realized just how easily you can get sentimental about something that you watched grow by your hands from ground up. Selling a business is a topic that many entrepreneurs wish would never come up in their business lifetime, but often times it does come up anyway and too many are either reluctant to sell their businesses or are t...
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Instagram Class – Where To Send Visitors

instagram where to send visitors
Instagram is a great place to generate an audience and even generate web traffic. The purpose of this is so you do NOT have to keep changing the link shown on your Instagram Bio. If pointing link to your blog. Don't send to your Top Level as that is a waste of your traffic. Instead send to your actual blog post Example: Top Level = www.LawrenceTam.net Blog Post = www.lawrencetam.net/how-to-make-extra-money-the-unconventional-guide/ *please excuse the facebook live audio sync is...
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7 Steps to Ace Your Elevator Pitch in 2017

7 Steps to Ace Your elevator pitch in 2017
A new year has begun. With it comes excitement, new ideas, and lots of networking opportunities. One of the scariest and most annoying necessities of networking can be figuring out how to describe what you do in a way that other people connect with and value. I’ve done a lot of networking, and I’ve seen a wide range of impact with the often feared “elevator pitch.” When done right, you open the door to prospects, referrals, and potential opportunities beyond your expectations. However, ...
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Best Productivity Tools out in the Market Today

Best Productivity Tools out in the Market Today
Being an entrepreneur when starting out can be a daunting task and that's why I put together the best productivity tools out in the market today so you can cut down the learning curve. The late nights and long working hours is pretty common place among the entrepreneurs of today. Especially if you are starting out and building your business on the side all the while keeping your job and making sure your family is taken care of. These tools are to keep you sanity and preserve your m...
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5 Marketing Predictions to Steer Your 2017 Efforts

Marketing Predictions to Steer Your 2017 Efforts
As we head into a new year with 12 wide-open months in front of us, it’s a good time to consider how to make 2017 our best year of marketing to date. While we can’t predict exactly what tactics will dominate the year, we can make some educated guesses based on the marketing trends that defined 2016. Here’s how I see it: As consumers become increasingly tech-savvy, marketing efforts will continue to focus on creating engaging and visually-stimulating experiences for multiple devices. Marke...
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