Archive for the ‘Business News’ Category

16May

Portage County Prosperity 2040 Launches 7 Innovative Projects

By Portage County Business Council

Over 60 local leaders, activists, young professionals and change agents gathered to identify and launch projects to support Portage County Prosperity 2040, a county-wide initiative for future economic and community development.

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26Dec

Meetings Suck: What Cameron Herold can teach you about running a meeting

Cameron Herold, also known as the CEO Whisperer, has lots to say about running meetings. Although many in the business world complain about meetings, Herold claims that it is not (continued).

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30Nov

How to Get Results on LinkedIn in Just 15 Minutes

Because of all the changes taking place on LinkedIn, people are frequently asking me what they should be doing each day for maximum LinkedIn success. So today I’m going to (continued).

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08Nov

How Technology Can Transform Workplace Humanity

One could argue that technology has done more to harm humans than to help them. Interactions that were once between people have been redirected toward screens—just think of office exchanges, (continued).

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18Jun

8 Things To Do In Portage County This Summer

Here are eight things I know I’ll be doing this summer in Portage County…   Get ready to squash any thoughts of boredom over the next three months.   1. (continued).

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01May

16 Easy Tricks to Write Emails Faster & Better

Transform how you write emails to have happier, more responsive clients. Sick of clients not getting back to you in a timely fashion? Worried that you do not sound professional? (continued).

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26Apr

9 Things Smart People Won’t Do

Dr. Travis Bradberry, Coauthor EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE 2.0 & President at TalentSmart My recent post, 10 Ways Smart People Stay Calm, really struck a nerve. The trick is that managing your emotions (continued).

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10Apr

Getting the Most out of Your Membership

By Portage County Business Council

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10Jan

3 Networking Tips To Grow Your Business

  By Gay Gaddis. There is nothing like a 4th of July parade in small town Texas and this year’s parade in Johnson City (home of Lyndon Johnson) was no exception. (continued).

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10Jan

Questions to Know What Your Business Needs to Grow

By Carolina Rogoll Believe it or not, managing a business is, in many ways, the same as visiting Disney World or a city you’ve never been to before. It’s thrilling to (continued).

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