Entrepreneurs Who Changed the Market

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Some entrepreneurs want to do something that’s never been done before, while others want to build upon existing business niches or ideas and become a strong competitor. Here are nine unlikely entrepreneurs who changed the market: (Photo source: Wikipedia Commons).

Why corporate America needs to embrace social media

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She is a community leader, HR pro, social media advocate and entrepreneur. Conversely, it is incumbent upon the individual to clean up their digital footprint on Facebook, Google+ and Twitter. People are looking for, and finding jobs, on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+.

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Interview: Groupon – Giving You the Best Deals, Every Day

Personal Excellence Blog

Launched only 3 years ago (2008), Groupon now serves more than 150 markets in North America and 100 markets in Europe, Asia and South America and has amassed 35 million registered users! So if you recommend a deal to a friend via Facebook/Twitter/Email, you’ll get $10.

How to Get What You Want Out of Work and Life

Career Makeover Coach

is a must read for every girl (and woman) looking to build a successful career in corporate America or as an entrepreneur. For more information on how I can help you with your transition from employee to entrepreneur, visit the Coaching Options page.

Bringing Back Work Ethic: How To Make More Money

Career Realism

But if you were to ask the opinion of professional athletes, pastors, corporate CEOs, former presidents, entrepreneurs, four-star generals, Academy Award-winning actors, and the country’s most successful people, you know they would all advocate hard work and long hours.

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12 Tips on Surviving a Job Loss | Boomers Next Step

Boomers Next Step

Contact Podcast Release Submit Article Resources Site Map Home Careers Cover Letters Interviewing Resume Help Age Bias Lifestyle Networking Entrepreneurs Franchising Retirement Start Ups Videos Related Posts Similar Posts No Related Post Finding Work Today Boomer Fitness Walk, Then Run Beginning Triathlete – Important Triathlon Training Tips Why Do You Need a Heart Rate Monitor? EducationConnection.com/Grants Corporate America can be harsh.

Monday Must-Reads: Career Intuition

Ms. Career Girl

Blog Directory Contact Subscribe Monday Must-Reads: Career Intuition by Nicole Crimaldi on May 24, 2010 How Corporate America Can Win Back Employee Trust A majority of Americans are unhappy in their jobs. Are You Considering Becoming an Entrepreneur?

Four Reasons You Earn Less Than You Are Worth

Career Makeover Coach

It’s the same thing if you are an entrepreneur or business owner: it’s not that your people can’t afford your services – you don’t have the confidence to go after customers who will pay what you deserve for your product or service.

Vote at USDOL to Recommend The Career Key Website to Career and.

Career Key

Department of Labors Tools for Americas Job Seekers Challenge. skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. Welcome to our career blog.

US Job Satisfaction at Lowest Level since 1987: Our 8.

Career Key

Job Satisfaction at Lowest Level since 1987: Our 8 Recommendations for Maximizing Your Job Satisfaction According to a Conference Board survey released today, job satisfaction in America is at its lowest level since 1987 when the survey was first done.

Job-Search Lessons From American Idol

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So after you vote for your favorite singer this week, consider these essential lessons gleaned from one of America’s favorite television shows: [See 10 Ways to Use Social Media in Your Job Search.]. News Careers , or find us on Facebook or Twitter.].

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Bringing Up Bebe: French vs. US Parenting Explored

Ms. Career Girl

Side note: I just saw this photographer’s blog post of women breast feeding come up on my Facebook feed while writing this post. Why are working mothers sometimes looked down upon in America yet praised in France? books Sassy SEO: Confessions of Life as an Entrepreneur

What Gen Yers don't know about themselves

Penelope Trunk

So they elope , with a photographer, and post all the photos of a great wedding on Facebook. Gen Y is scared of being screwed-over by corporate America because they saw their parents give up everything for corporate life and then get let down.

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Last Chance to Vote For The Career Key in the USDOL Challenge

Career Key

Department of Labors Tools for America Challenge. skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. Welcome to our career blog. The Career Keys mission is to help people make the best career, college major, and self-employed choices.

Social Entrepreneurship Is On The Rise

Telecommuting Journal

MacKillop A social entrepreneur is a business owner who uses their business acumen to further some social cause. Social entrepreneurism is often thought to be limited to nonprofit organizations, but in fact a push toward “more-than-profit&# ventures is on the rise. That is, entrepreneurs are starting for-profit businesses that benefit both the owners’ personal wealth and social change. MacKillop, a serial entrepreneur with a J.D.

Michael Fertik To The Rescue

Career Alley

An ideal example of accomplishing success with a great online reputation is Michael Fertik – the reputation management specialist, author and serial entrepreneur. He answers people’s queries on social media, international television channels like BBC and Good Morning America.

Investors fund mostly men, which is fine for women

Penelope Trunk

She says the world needs women entrepreneurs now more than ever. She writes about it a lot: here’s a piece where she rips on how mainstream America identifies with women in tech. Sandberg runs Facebook. This post is cross-posted at TechCrunch.

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‘How Do I Deal With Disillusionment as I Grow Older?’

Personal Excellence Blog

12 ][ 13 ] As of 2007, Bill and Melinda Gates were the second-most generous philanthropists in America, having given over $28 billion to charity; they plan to eventually donate 95% of their wealth to charity. [ (Image: Juan Arreguin ).

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How to Get Motivated After a Setback

Career Makeover Coach

True Story I had everything planned out for how I was going to break free from corporate america. Though I was still strong in my desire to escape from corporate america, the change in my lifestyle after divorce made that dream seem so far away.

get your career questions answered by Reid Hoffman and Ben Casnocha

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Well… Reid Hoffman is a world-renowned entrepreneur and investor. He’s also an early investor in over 100 technology companies, including Facebook and Zynga. And Ben Casnocha is an award-winning entrepreneur and author who BusinessWeek named one of “America’s best young entrepreneurs.”

Job Hunting After 50 – Move Ahead of the Kids! | Boomers Next Step

Boomers Next Step

Contact Podcast Release Submit Article Resources Site Map Home Careers Cover Letters Interviewing Resume Help Age Bias Lifestyle Networking Entrepreneurs Franchising Retirement Start Ups Videos Related Posts Similar Posts 15 Careers You Thought Were Extinct Baby Boomers Can Make Money Fast!

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Jobs Found: Some Sectors Showing Growth as Others Fade Away.

Boomers Next Step

One news headline tells the story of America’s need for health care professionals.

So, You Want a Career in Public Relations?

The Job Quest

Linkedin Twitter Facebook rss Home About Services & Packages Contact Recommendations Resources The Job Quest Helping You Reach Your Job Search and Career Goals So, You Want a Career in Public Relations? one of North America’s largest employers.

Top 10 Places to Find Job Listings | Boomers Next Step

Boomers Next Step

Contact Podcast Release Submit Article Resources Site Map Home Careers Cover Letters Interviewing Resume Help Age Bias Lifestyle Networking Entrepreneurs Franchising Retirement Start Ups Videos Related Posts Similar Posts No Related Post Finding Work Today Boomer Fitness Walk, Then Run Beginning Triathlete – Important Triathlon Training Tips Why Do You Need a Heart Rate Monitor? Today it is amongst the top search engines of the United States of America.

Ask Celes – Should I Start/Work On a High-Profit Business or Do Something I’m Passionate in But with Low Money-Making Possibilities?

Personal Excellence Blog

I’m actually pretty excited to get my new business up and running, but it might be a few months before I can officially start work on it as I’m intending to travel to South Africa (and possibly South America) for the next two months.

Boost Your Confidence with Positive Self-Talk

Career Makeover Coach

Barbara Ehrenrich had it right with “Bright-sided: How the Relentless Promotion of Positive Thinking Has Undermined America&# A must read. For more information on how I can help you with your transition from employee to entrepreneur, visit the Coaching Options page.

Howard Adamsky – Recruiter and Author of Employment Rage [video.

Boomers Next Step

Contact Podcast Release Submit Article Resources Site Map Home Careers Cover Letters Interviewing Resume Help Age Bias Lifestyle Networking Entrepreneurs Franchising Retirement Start Ups Videos Related Posts Similar Posts No Related Post Finding Work Today Boomer Fitness Walk, Then Run Beginning Triathlete – Important Triathlon Training Tips Why Do You Need a Heart Rate Monitor? You need to be on Facebook.

Are You Relying on Outdated Career Advice? (Live Q&A)

Career Realism

LinkedIn Co-Founder Reid Hoffman and entrepreneur Ben Casnocha believe the key to thriving in this new market is to stop relying on outdated career advice and to start treating your career the same way entrepreneurs treat their young businesses.

WHY THE 2ND EDITION of Guerrilla Marketing for Job Hunters 2.0?

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my company does secret performance reviews we're not allowed to see

Ask A Manager

Often you have entrepreneurs who have no professional understanding of HR or good management. An entrepreneur with a good idea doesn’t necessarily equate to a good manager. Connect on Facebook how to manage a hard worker whos dropping balls Social media CAN get you a job.

Howard Adamsky – Recruiter and Author of Employment Rage [video.

Boomers Next Step

Contact Podcast Release Submit Article Resources Site Map Home Careers Cover Letters Interviewing Resume Help Age Bias Lifestyle Networking Entrepreneurs Franchising Retirement Start Ups Videos Related Posts Similar Posts No Related Post Finding Work Today Boomer Fitness Walk, Then Run Beginning Triathlete – Important Triathlon Training Tips Why Do You Need a Heart Rate Monitor? You need to be on Facebook.

Guerrilla Job Hunting - Being Creative in Your Job Search: So Much.

Guerrilla Job Hunting

Audio CD Press & Media See how were connected Books Recent Comments Daniel on New Economy Rules… Break Free : Put America back to work. Daniel on Philanthrophy : Put America back to work. Larry Stevenson on New Economy Rules… Break Free : Put America back to work.

Unemployment Numbers You Need To Know

Resume Bear

The only sure-fire way I know to protect yourself is to take matters into your own hands, become an entrepreneur, and don’t depend on anyone else. It may sound great to try to be an entrepreneur but it is not realistic to think everyone will be able to make a living at it.

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How to get good ideas for startups | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The majority of people in the US would like to be self-employed , according to Dartmouth economist, David Blanchflower. You know you’re an entrepreneur if you can’t stop thinking of business ideas. It never works in new entrepreneurs.

COMIC – The Resume Bear Debuts!

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That defines the entrepreneur in you. Job Seeker Resources Create a Resume Featured Jobs Find a Job Recovery Jobs Resume Bear Career Tools Resume Bear on Facebook Resume Bear on Twitter WordPress Themes Photos on Flick r © 2010 Resumebear Online Resume.

Test: Is your life happy or interesting? | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

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Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The culmination of my four-year obsession with happiness research is that I think people need to choose between an interesting life or happy life. Tweet This Facebook StumbleUpon Email this post to a friend Related Posts How to choose a career to get the lifestyle you want New financial data highlights generational rifts I'm moving out of New York City My 9/11 day. Is this your first time here?

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Marketers Fail to Understand and Reach Professional Women

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Reply Nicole June 8, 2010 at 3:28 pm This post makes me proud to be among the “Working Women&# of America! Facebook Fan Page HOME | ABOUT | ARCHIVES | FAVORITES | SERIES © 2010 Ms. Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women. Home About Archives Write for Us!

Define Exactly What Life and Career Success Means to You

Career Realism

I became a VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) Volunteer. Of course, they had to generate enough income to fund their lifestyle, but that appealed to the entrepreneur in me. I have a friend who is a serial entrepreneur. Share on Facebook!

Are You Evolving Into The In-Demand Professional of Tomorrow?

Resume Writing

 This climacteric change amidst one of the worse economies in America's history has spurred a new way of caring for the environment, thinking of consumerism, and planning our future ventures.

Imagine getting FIFTY jobs. - Job Stalker

Job Stalker

In his desperation, he came up with a "crazy" idea: to find a job in each state of the country, and so started on the adventure which was to become 50 Jobs in 50 States: One Mans Journey of Discovery Across America. ChicagoNow ChicagoNow is Chicagos finest blog about all things Chicago.