Cable news rabble-rousers like Glenn Beck, Sean Hannity and Bill O’Reilly love to rouse their rabble by lamenting the loss of the America they grew up in, an idyllic and simpler bygone era. So, on last night’s Daily Show, John Oliver went looking for these so-called good old days, and it wasn’t so easy. But maybe he just didn’t go back far enough. From what I understand, there was a pretty nice period of time that ended about 250,000 years ago. Continue reading John Oliver Searches for Glenn Beck and Bill O’Reilly’s Good Old Days
What determines whether a small business succeeds or fails? Well, we don’t have any definitive answers—yet. But the more we learn about this, the more it will help government officials create policies that better support small businesses. With that end in mind, the Kauffman Foundation has just released a new study, The Making of a Successful Entrepreneur, which offers insight into what successful entrepreneurs believe most affects the success or failure of a startup business.
The survey polled 549 founders of successful businesses in high-growth industries, including aerospace, defense, computing, electronics and health care about what are the keys to small business success.
Creating Your Position: Market yourself as the perfect candidate for your dream job and career
Positioning is a huge part of Personal Branding and Online Personal Branding. Your position is one of two “legs” your brand stands on; the other “leg” is your personality.
Positioning Is Everywhere
You’ve been bombarded with positioning, and chances are you don’t even know it. You’ve sipped an “uncola,” driven a car reflecting the “relentless pursuit of perfection,” and used a computer for creative rebels who want to “think differently”.