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Victor Tan on Getting Social with Miriam

An Overview of Presentations with Victor Tan

On the last episode of Getting Social with Miriam, the guest was Victor Tan out of Melbourne, Australia and we covered how to conduct professional presentations. Victor has been researching presentations for over 2 years after watching presentations given around the world and noticing why some speakers are better than others. After carefully looking at […]

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Supporting Women Business Owners

More and more women are taking the leap and starting their own business.  It could be a brand new idea, a franchise, a direct sales business, or some other configuration but women are stepping out from the “My Girl Friday” role and into being their own boss.  It is amazingly powerful and inspirational to watch […]

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Prolific Networker and LLN Member Inspires Readers with her Story

It’s easy for some people to just live the life that has been handed to them. For others like Lillian Bjorseth, taking risks to create a successful life are well worth the outcomes. Bjorseth, a Linked Local Network West Suburban member, and two other contributors to the book “Overcoming Mediocrity: Stories from Dynamic Women Who […]

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Community with Marie Lazzara July 25 show

On this show, Marie interviews people from the business and nonprofit sectors as well as others who involve themselves in unique contributions to their communities.   This week, Marie and co-host Ivor Kellock will interview Carol Keegan and Bob Masterson from the Institute for Continued Learning at Roosevelt University’s Schaumburg Campus. The institute’s mission is to […]

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Networking to grow your small business

Networking to grow your small business is very imperative, especially if you are new to the business world. Networking is an invaluable tool used by businesses and individuals alike. It is sometimes a  lost artifact, but when  utilized tactfully, you will gain the camaraderie of a networking ally. There are many ways to gain networking […]

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Business Owners Use Social Media to their Advantage

The use of social media in your business, whether it is home-based, small-business or corporation can level the playing field for those involved. There are strategies that all businesses should follow in order to have an advantage of growing your fan base. These strategies will work for local as well as those outside of your […]

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Breakfast Improv Club Hosts Session to Improve Productivity and Profitability

Come to The Breakfast Improv Club which returns with an interactive training session from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m Thursday, June 27 at Phil Stefani’s 437 Rush in Chicago. The session, which includes a continental breakfast, will teach guests how to be more connected with customers; creatively solve internal and external customer problems; listen and […]

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