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The Smart Guy Business Opportunity - a “Smart” Choice

When comparing business opportunities, there are many things to keep in mind. Too often people hear about something exciting and jump in without doing the proper due diligence, only to find that there is more to an opportu....

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Sep 06, 2016

The Best Way to Grow Your Business

Looking for the best way to grow your business? Well, if you think it is advertising you are probably mistaken.

Now, if you were selling ice in the desert, than consumer direct advertising might be the best choice. ....

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Jun 14, 2016

The Power of 24 Hours

So many innovations have occurred in the last 10-15 years to help businesses by increasing the speed of communication between themselves and consumers.

Though, it really began about 30 years ago when ARPANET ado....

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Sep 19, 2015

7 Exercises to Greatly Improve Your Business Networking

As the Founder of SmartGuy.com, people often ask me for tips on the best ways to network with others in their area. While, Smart Guy provides you the ultimate database of others in your area who also believe in helping/ref....

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Jul 13, 2015

Building a Successful Business is EASY if you know the Secret

I often call some of the most successful business people I know, and they are almost always traveling with their family. Now you are probably saying, “of course because they are rich right?” No…that&rsqu....

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Apr 03, 2015

Business Networking Basics - Local and Online

What is Business Networking? Business Networking is the gathering of groups of like-minded business professionals who recognize, create and act upon business opportunities

Many of these professionals connect on an o....

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Jul 01, 2014

Business Development - How to Start Your Small Business

You've got a great idea for a small business, but more many the question is how to start your small business? Even if already have a small business running and you want to make it more efficient; proper business developmen....

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Jul 01, 2014

Ideas for Starting an Online Business

When it comes to starting your own online business, there are many business ideas that you can consider as a part of building your own business online. Take into consideration what you like doing, regardless if it is a hob....

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Jul 01, 2014

Fear Of Public Speaking: Our #1 Fear Is Talking To Someone Else

Every year, the survey engines around America release the ten biggest fears list, and at the top of the list, every single year, is Fear Of Public Speaking. Death is number two or three most of the time. Thats right; peopl....

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Jul 01, 2014

Cooler Cups The Promotional Friend For The Small Business

Cooler Cups, also known as Koozies (or coasties, huggies, huggers, etc.), are probably one of your best friends when it comes to your business and its promotion. If you aren't familiar with personalized cooler cups, you sh....

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Jul 01, 2014

Open More Doors with a Great Elevator Speech

You finally get the chance to meet that really big prospectat a networking event and you know you've got a tiny window of opportunity to connect with him to make your introduction. You manage to approach him to introduce y....

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Jul 01, 2014

Market to Generation X

There is an interesting dynamic in our world today: For the first time ever, statistics indicate there are four generations working side by side in our country. Every generation is unique, individual and responds different....

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Jul 01, 2014

Speaker, Author, Realtor, Producer Terri Murphy

One common aspect of most Smart Guy's is their drive, ambition, and desire to be number one. However there are some, whose ambition is to elevate others. Terri is one such person. In fact, you would be hard-pressed to find....

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Jul 01, 2014

Paul Chaney - The Blog Coach is quickly becoming the Social Media Handyman

In these difficult economic times, individuals and companies are looking for ways to reduce advertising costs and increase communication with the up-and-coming "Generation X." The "old school" speakers and trainers, who co....

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Jul 01, 2014

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