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Nicole Ertas, author of Free Range Brands, shares with us her tips on how you can transform your brand equity into brand currency, so you and your business can blossom in the new year. more

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It all started with Tupperware parties over 60 years ago, network marketing has come a long way since then. Many women find opportunities on their terms, on their own time with dozens of such companies. more

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Have you ever wondered how those select few people in your life have managed to build and maintain a career from home and wished you could do it too? Wealth and lifestyle coach Stephanie Synclair is here to tell you how. more

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Although summer may seem like the time when everything is simmering down, there are a few key steps you should take to make sure your networking skills aren't getting rusty, so you can always be on your A game. more

Aug 3, 2016 12:00 PM Career

Personal branding. If you're in the business world, you've heard these two little words before, but what do they mean? Tania Haigh, founder and CEO of marketing services company Magnolia Insights, is here to explain how you can build yours. more

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The right team is everything. It makes you more productive and keeps employees more engaged. But negative behaviors can lead to a destructive working environment. Learn how to build the right team by avoiding these personalities. more

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The checklist for what women want when looking for their dream job is changing to reflect the kind of life they want for themselves. more

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