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How Not to Use Twitter: Learn from Kenneth Cole

Posted: February 5, 2011 at 11:43 am   /   Blog, EPN News

By Katherine Noyes For all those who needed an illustration of how a business shouldn’t use Twitter, Kenneth Cole kindly provided it this week by using the current unrest in Egypt as a promotional tool. “Millions are in uproar in #Cairo,” read the original tweet from Thursday morning. “Rumor is they heard our new spring […]

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Business Lessons from the Best

Posted: February 4, 2011 at 5:03 pm   /   Blog, EPN News

Words of Wisdom from America’s Top Entrepreneurs This year promises to be full of difficult challenges and unique opportunities for small business owners nationwide. That makes right now an ideal time to seek inspiration and advice from the leaders who have proven their ability to overcome obstacles and achieve success despite difficult times. This unique […]

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Don’t Make the Same Small Business Mistakes I Made

Posted: February 2, 2011 at 7:39 am   /   Blog

by Rieva Lesonsky January, traditionally a month when thoughts turn to new ventures, is over in just a few days. So if you’re thinking about starting your own business, or even if you’re already knee-deep in entrepreneurship, I want to share a cautionary tale (or two) with you. I’m coming up on my three-year anniversary […]

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What You Can Learn from Super Bowl Ads

Posted: February 1, 2011 at 6:16 am   /   Blog, EPN News

Marketing tips from popular commercials, past and present. by Susan Gunelius Whether it’s a new jingle, laugh-out-loud humor or shock value, some of the most powerful brands invest millions of dollars each winter to get their marketing messages in front of consumers during the most important NFL game of the year — the Super Bowl. […]

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San Francisco: 7 Steps to a Successful Startup!

Posted: January 25, 2011 at 8:00 am   /   Blog, EPN News

San Francisco: 7 Steps to a Successful Startup! February 22, 2011 – Keynote speaker Naeem Zafar, Haas Business School – University of California Berkeley Listen to this short clip from Naeem about what he will be covering in the this seminar. Starting your own business is an exhilarating yet overwhelming experience. Entrepreneurs don’t like to […]

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How I Use Visualization To Drive Creativity

Posted: January 24, 2011 at 7:42 am   /   Blog, EPN News

Creativity. I’ve always believed it’s been one of the most important attributes of business success yet something very few business leaders talk about. So I thought I’d write a post about how I drive my personal creativity. As a practitioner of creativity rather than as an instructor of it I’m certain that there are many […]

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