Garages and basements, not tall glass buildings, are are the birthplaces of business legends like Amazon, Microsoft, Google, and Apple. Startups may have humble beginnings, but they have the potential to grow into multimillion-dollar corporations with the right combination of people, goals, and financing. If you’re starting a startup company, you’ll need to consider theseContinue reading “8 Tips for Launching a Successful Startup Company”
Life would be a little too easy if we could become an expert at one skill and then build a thriving business around it. Once we’ve figured out what we want to do, and we are open for business, we still have to market ourselves; otherwise, we may find ourselves waiting. Waiting like we doContinue reading “Business Etiquette for Entrepreneurs”
Recently, people have been losing jobs by the thousands, so the competition you face for getting a job is fierce. How can you stand out and become the first choice with a potential employer or client? If you want to get hired for the long term, start by adding value. Networking and Relationship Building thatContinue reading “How to Get Hired by Adding Value”
Connecting and team building are an important part of company culture, but are Christmas Zoom parties as effective for socializing and networking?
When the pandemic finally arrived in Vancouver in March, businesses started to close, work meetings moved to Zoom, and I was cut off from friends and family. COVID-19 became a sci fi movie roaming the streets of my real life. As an entrepreneur who relied on making connections to get business, I wondered, “How IContinue reading “How To Network During a Pandemic – and Get Results”