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Small Business Optimism Surges in the New Year

Reports of optimism within the small business community continue to signal that 2015 should be a banner year for existing and new entrepreneurs.  On Tuesday, the National Federation of Independent Business reported that its Small Business Optimism Index increased 2.3 points to 100.4 last month, the highest reading since October 2006. Late last month, a survey by […]

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Federal Contractors: Don’t Sit on Your Certs

The Federal Sales Sherpa, Eileen Kent, says, “Businesses which have gone through the trouble of registering at, as well as becoming certified as an 8a contractor, a Service Disabled Veteran Owned business, a HubZone or an Economically Disadvantaged Woman Owned business, must have jumped through a lot of hoops to get their certifications.” “And […]

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Strategic Implementation in an Age of Change on Tamara Leigh’s TREND ON    This week on Tamara Leigh’s TREND ON on the Linked Local Network LIVE Wed. 4/30/14 at 10:00am CST (& via link afterward for archival listens), Guest Steve Jenkins on: Strategic Implementation in an Age of Change on Tamara Leigh’s TREND ON Do the current economic conditions frighten you? Does the thought of risk-taking keep you paralyzed from confidently going forward […]

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Tamara Leigh ~ Engaging Your Audience to TREND ON You!

How FashionPreneuers Parker Dusseau & Hövding Combine Smart AND Style. I love when smart and style are synonymous — when fashion fuses with function. To borrow the phrase from the trending Ford commercials, “And is better”, this is especially true when it comes to choices of wardrobe AND an active lifestyle… as in “Do I wear heels AND walk rather than drive?” or “Do […]

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Fabulous 50s and Beyond Telesummit

Are you growth oriented? Do you believe work & life should be rich with purpose and alive with passion and connection? Rikk Hansen and Susyn Reeve, co-hosts of the popular On Purpose radio show and podcast here with LinkedLocal Network, are part of a very positive event – The Fabulous 50s and Beyond Telesummit. It’s a […]

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Will the government give you preference if you are a small business?

On the Federal Sales Sherpa Show on Tuesday at 5PM CST on Linked Local Network, Eileen Kent will be discussing how to determine whether you are a small business in the federal government’s eyes and what designations you may be able to claim as a woman owned, veteran owned, minority owned, economically or socially disadvantaged […]

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What Knowledge Do You Need to be Successful in 2014?

“It ain’t what you don’t know that gets you into trouble. It’s what you know for sure that just ain’t so” quipped Mark Twain, the great American humorist and social commentator. In sorting out what you know, what you don’t know, what you need to know, and what you know that ain’t so, my Tamara […]

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Going Global on a Shoestring – Learning from the Successful Failure (Part 2)

The first part of this post can be found here >> Going Global on a Shoestring – The Successful Failure (part 1). Manufacturing had a hard time keeping up with production when the support hotline for our new printers started to glow. The printers were jamming. We knew about the problems. They were there when […]

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