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Thought Leadership and Collaborative Technology

At a time when the potential for artificial intelligence is nearly endless, four communication tools can help keep today’s thought leaders...
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What American Manufacturing Means for Communities

As of 2016, the United States imports $120 billion worth if textiles and apparel, nearly 40% of which come straight from...
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Is Brand Advocacy Worth the Risk?

Small businesses that take a stand for their brand roam the high-risk, high-reward world of advocacy. Do brands that advocate for...
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Corporate Volunteers Seal Personal Connections

Volunteers are the strongest contacts a company has within its community. By word of mouth or through logos emblazoned on their...
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Why Do We Still Do RFPs?

Requests for Proposal are outdated, yet 95% of companies still rely on this process to meet new vendors. Though woefully unsuited...
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Engage Profitably on a Nonprofit Basis

Nonprofit groups have a challenging business model that ebbs and flows. Holiday seasons are more profitable times when their communities are...
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Infographic: The Business of Hemp

In 2017 alone more than $800 million worth of legal hemp products were sold in the United States. Grown in 19...
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Infographic: How To Turn Knowledge Into Profit

Creators suck at getting paid. Sure, there are platforms like YouTube that can become really lucrative – once you get like...
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Infographic: Why Working Professionals Need To Retain Essay Writing Sk...

Most of us haven’t written an essay since we left school, and you probably don’t miss it. But writing skills are...
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Working from Home — When your parents don’t understand that yo...

It’s dismissive to say the least to be unable to acknowledge the opportunities modern technology has allowed us young folks to...
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Why’d you give it all up? — Question I’ve been asked several...

I may not have been the smartest person at my university, nor was I the most motivated by any means. I...
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Making it Personal: Why A Face-to-Face Approach Works Best in Business

Few people better understand the efficacy of the direct approach than Mina Chang, CEO of Linking the World International, an advocacy...
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