Don’t Call Them An ” Entrepreneur “

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The post Don’t Call Them An ” Entrepreneur “ appeared first on Ms. One of the things I learned when we set out to create an entrepreneurial venture for young women is that this is a generation that doesn’t necessarily like the word “entrepreneur.”

Gates, Buffett, Kevin Rose and Pete Cashmore: Entrepreneurs Speak

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Business ventures build on top of one another like Lego towers — they don’t spring Athena-like from the foreheads of entrepreneurs, no matter what some may claim. Patrick Chukwura at Young Entrepreneurs , Sept.

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Ego Surfing and Your Online Presence Part 1

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Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool! Ego Surfing and Your Online Presence Part 1 To ego surf means to search the internet for your own name to see what information comes up. Begin the search at Pipl.com then follow up with a search at Google.com. Next, add one of the meta-search engines.

Self-employment and starting a business in tough times

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Entrepreneur Self-employment Career TipsNow may not feel like the time for taking financial risks, especially starting a business. But maybe you don’t have a choice.

Self-Employment & Entrepreneurship: Hope Springs Eternal

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In the sinking ship that is our economy at the moment, entrepreneurs are our diversification trump card. Entrepreneur Parents Self-employment Juliet's Career Path

In considering self-employment, think of flames. and artists.

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Would-be business owners can decide whether to be discouraged or educated by crash and burn stories about other entrepreneurs. This morning I felt myself cringe as I read about the entrepreneur and fashion designer Sigrid Olsen's business demise. Entrepreneur Self-employment Career Tips Business Tips

Hot New Business and Self-Employment Options

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I took my son to the Barnes & Noble train set to play, and while there, I browsed Entrepreneur.com's spring 2008 Hot List: Best Businesses, Markets, Trends & Ideas. Unlike many entrepreneur books that focus on the "rah rah, you can do it" theme and the magic formula for the right idea with a brief mix of business plan advice, Ms. Entrepreneur Self-employmentRecently I educated myself about new trends in self-employment.

Learn from Olympians - Keeping the Business Alive

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But to link this to career choice and self-employment (you knew that link was coming), this Wall Street Journal article on Phelps' business prospects reminds us of the "flash in the pan" danger that confronts many would-be entrepreneurs like this champion. Entrepreneur Self-employment Business TipsNow that his life is under a microscope, I just about choked on my diet pudding snack reading that in competition, Olympic champion Michael Phelps eats 12,000 calories a day.

Getting Startup Money is a Pain in the.

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Having talked with a few people "in the know," I hear this feeling is not unusual among would-be entrepreneurs or self-employed with that hot new business idea. So how do you get the money to get started as self-employed or an entrepreneur? Entrepreneur Self-employment Business TipsIt is also true. I know there are websites, blogs, and books devoted to answering this question.

Stop watching the news

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Entrepreneur Self-employment School Counseling Career Decision Barriers Career Indecision College Counseling Politics Career Change career explorationWhether you are choosing a career , making a career change , or deciding whether to start your own business , this is admittedly an unsettled and uncertain economic time. We have Presidential elections coming up with two candidates with completely different ways of dealing with the recession. Little economic news seems good.

Start a Business with People Like You

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Entrepreneur Self-employment Business TipsAs you should know by now, our companion websites The Career Key and The Self-Employment Key both rely on the well known and researched Holland's Theory of Career Choice as the basis for making good decisions about careers and starting a business.

Starting a Business Using Holland's Theory

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Entrepreneur Self-employment SEK Career TipsIn starting a business , you need to consider many important questions like what business idea to choose, how to implement it, and how to pay for it. But what about your personality's compatibility with starting a business - and its compatibility with certain types of businesses?

Reading OK! magazine and self-employment ideas

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Entrepreneur Self-employment SEK Business TipsIf you want to find out what startup businesses may NOT be the right choice, OK! and other gossip and fashion magazines are your idea book. These magazines contain ads/articles for many of the products featured in hot new business lists. Noting the popularity of my post on hot new businesses, I wonder if people are looking in the wrong direction to what's "hot" now instead of what works now and will work in the future.

How to Get the Coolest Jobs - life@work

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to figure out your "passion profile": The Adventurer The Creator The Data Head The Entrepreneur The Investigator The Networker The Nurturer Each profile features 8-10 jobs.

Initiative vs. Entrepreneurship

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I was thinking about initiative how to look for it, and I realized that at least some people with high initiative are only one small step away from being entrepreneurs. High initiative people/entrepreneurs have lots of ideas. Tobias Fors says: August 7, 2008 at 2:44 am Yes, hire!

your brand in the world of digital intimacy

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Posted by: Resume Sample | September 23, 2008 at 04:34 AM Thanks, Jim. Posted by: Walter Akana | September 27, 2008 at 02:22 PM Verify your Comment Previewing your Comment Posted by: | This is only a preview. Threshold Consulting: Its Your Life, Own It!

your brand ? in twelve seconds

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Posted by: Anita Bruzzese | August 27, 2008 at 04:44 PM Hi Anita! After all, 30-second elevator pitches are *so* time consuming :-) Posted by: Walter Akana | August 28, 2008 at 10:23 AM Very interesting example of branding. Posted by: Miriam Salpeter, Keppie Careers | August 29, 2008 at 09:38 PM Hi Miriam! Posted by: Walter Akana | September 05, 2008 at 01:16 AM Verify your Comment Previewing your Comment Posted by: | This is only a preview.

Conversations Without A Net

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However, as life coach Gail Blanke points out in the August 2008 issue of Real Simple magazine, “we live in an unscripted world.” Posted by: Anita Bruzzese | July 28, 2008 at 11:17 AM Hi Anita! Posted by: Walter Akana | July 28, 2008 at 05:57 PM Walter - Excellent points! Miriam Salpeter Posted by: Miriam Salpeter | July 28, 2008 at 06:17 PM Hi Miriam! Threshold Consulting: Its Your Life, Own It!

is yours a "better-than" brand?

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After all, in the current climate of the 2008 Olympics, there is plenty of evidence for that. Threshold Consulting: Its Your Life, Own It!

making networking work: more great ideas from liz lynch

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getting started with smart networking: a virtual interview with.

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smart networking: more of my virtual interview with liz lynch

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showing up: gaining visibility with social networking

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Great Resume Tips For Entrepreneurs When Applying For Executive.

Jennifer Anthony

There are a lot of entrepreneurs who have successfully made the transition, which is good news for you. However, without a strong resume, even the best entrepreneurs will never be afforded a chance to show their abilities in an executive level position.

Threshold Consulting: It's Your Life, Own It!: So, what are you doing?

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Miriam Salpeter Keppie Careers Posted by: Miriam Salpeter | May 13, 2008 at 10:51 PM Hi Miriam! Posted by: Walter Akana | May 14, 2008 at 10:52 AM Verify your Comment Previewing your Comment Posted by: | This is only a preview. Threshold Consulting: Its Your Life, Own It!

interesting recent blogs on resume writing and job hunting

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» December 14, 2008 Interesting Recent Blogs on Resume Writing and Job Hunting Much information out there for Job Hunters / Careerist / Entrepreneurs.

Look in the Mirror

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He is talking to web entrepreneurs but I think what he is saying is also applicable people who are working to develop their careers. Share/Bookmark Tagged with: content management • motivation • personal brand • transparency • video Filed under: Entrepreneur Like this post? Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool!

Social Networking Websites

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Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool! Social Networking Websites These sites strive to bring people of similar interests together in a “meeting place” online.

Powerful Networking

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Web 2.0 changes everything

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Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool! Web 2.0

Ego Surfing and Your Online Presence Part 2

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Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool!

One Year Blogiversary

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Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool! One Year Blogiversary I have been blogging for a year and it has been a roller coaster ride.

Don't Define Yourself By Whether Or Not You Get THE Job

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Sunday, April 20, 2008 Dont Define Yourself By Whether Or Not You Get THE Job YOU KNOW YOU CAN MASTER THE JOB. Lewis Founder, Resume Boutique LLC ~ 410.602.2500 [link] ~ info@resumeboutique.com © Resume Boutique LLC 2008. Resume Boutique Blog Look your best on paper.

Why Every Entrepreneur Should Write and 9 Tips To Get Started

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Darren Hardy, Publisher of SUCCESS Magazine Twitter Job Search Tips and Tools | Landing on Your Feet RecruitingBlogs.com - The Social Network For Recruiting and HR Professionals Why Every Entrepreneur Should Write and 9 Tips To Get Started New Economy Rules… Break Free : Put America back to work.

Riddle Me This

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Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool! Riddle Me This Question: What is the quickest way to loose your mojo when it comes to career management? Answer: Don’t have any savings. Share/Bookmark Tagged with: confidence • organization Filed under: Resources Like this post? Subscribe to my RSS feed and get loads more!

Tips For Launching Your #SideHustle

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As a career coach/writer/entrepreneur who started a business with less than nothing in 2008, and today has coached people around the world, and in the Obama White House, I’m passionate about the life-changing effects of small business. That’s the exciting part of being an entrepreneur!

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Fluid Process

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Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool! Fluid Process We are all learning more each day and gathering new skills, insights, and info so a career decision will likely not be made once and for all. Situations change, technology changes, lifestyle preferences change too along with a person’s abilities, interests, skills, and values.

On Resumes

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Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool! On Resumes I’ve posted before about the resume’s downward spiral. Deb Dib tells it like it is so well today at the CareerHub blog. Check it out! Share/Bookmark Tagged with: personal brand Filed under: Resumes Like this post? Subscribe to my RSS feed and get loads more!

Interview: CD Baby – Distributing Music of Independent Musicians

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For those who don’t know Derek, he’s a renowned entrepreneur, regular speaker at TED and a professional musician. 10 years later in 2008, Derek sold CD Baby to focus on other ventures to help more musicians. Q9) Why did you eventually decide to sell your business in 2008?

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Interview: Delcie’s Desserts – Delicious, Healthy Vegan Delights

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Delcie’s was started by Delcie Lam in 2008, so it’s been 3 years since it’s been launched. Encouraged to follow my heart and share my love for food with others, I quit my job after 2 years (in 2008) to pursue my childhood desire.

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