How can one develop strong business skills? (Weekly Topic Inspiration)

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  1. Simone Smith profile image88
    Simone Smithposted 11 years ago

    How can one develop strong business skills? (Weekly Topic Inspiration)

    What sorts of things can people do to successfully develop their careers? What important business skills are worth working on? And how can one work professionalism into the increasingly treacherous world of informal social media and haphazard emails in which we live? Share your tips as part of  the latest Weekly Topic Inspiration challenge. For search friendly titles and support, stop by the forum thread:

  2. Global-Chica profile image93
    Global-Chicaposted 11 years ago

    A list of great leadership qualities, the different types of leadership styles, and a look at how leadership differs across cultures. read more

  3. Inventurist profile image75
    Inventuristposted 11 years ago

    Know what you like, where you want to be, and develop a map showing how you intend to get there - ON PAPER, not "in your head." read more

  4. PegCole17 profile image94
    PegCole17posted 11 years ago

    What does it take to be successful in today's competitive work environment? These few ideas helped triple my income. read more

  5. CASE1WORKER profile image62
    CASE1WORKERposted 11 years ago

    What does it take to be a good leader? Some are born, some are made but they all exhibit a range of qualities- few exhibit all. Have a look and see if you agree read more

  6. Inventurist profile image75
    Inventuristposted 11 years ago
  7. fibo777 profile image60
    fibo777posted 11 years ago

    Firstly is knowing what you want. Then having vision and a strategy. Than a detailed plan and a lot of hard work. Creativity, brainstorming and taking advantages of doing online business opportunities.
    I do not believe there is a single key to that, but a mixture, maybe a dozen. I have mentioned the most important ones.

  8. rosika profile image80
    rosikaposted 11 years ago

    Writing an impressive cover letter is crucial step in finding a job of your dream. I will share with you all the tips on how to write a professional cover letter, including what to avoid in such letters. Oh! I also have a sample structure of a cover letter for you to use if you need. read more

  9. theclevercat profile image91
    theclevercatposted 11 years ago

    Having excellent interpersonal skills will always be necessary to get ahead at work. But what are the best interpersonal skills to have? Find that list here. read more

  10. Linda Bliss profile image86
    Linda Blissposted 11 years ago

    This is a no-nonsense, practical and down to earth guide to how you can increase sales in your shop on a daily, monthly and yearly basis.

    There is no strange marketing jargon, or tricky sales psychology to learn - just sound advice and simple sales techniques that you can implement today. read more

  11. Teresa Coppens profile image90
    Teresa Coppensposted 11 years ago

    nterpersonal skills are used everyday, by everyone, to communicate and interact with other individuals and groups of people. These skills include communication in all of its forms with others, confidence and perhaps most importantly, the ability to listen and understand others.Beyond the specific job-related skills including education level and 'tools of the trade' related skills, interpersonal skills are valuable in any job or business requiring an interaction with people on any level. Working read more

  12. rosika profile image80
    rosikaposted 11 years ago

    Getting a great professional reference is one of the crucial step in being selected as a suitable candidate for your first dream job. In this article I will share with you all the ways to find great professional reference for you to be employed in your first job. read more

  13. cardelean profile image87
    cardeleanposted 11 years ago

    Strong leadership skills are an important quality to move any business ahead.  There are many qualities that make a leader effective.  What kind of leader are you? read more

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    mayagracieposted 11 years ago

    Establishing good relattionships with people will help enhance someones career, and establish trust.  The only way to get leads in a business, and just needing people as a reference , you need to establish trust and it could take you far.  Being of value to others and helping others solve their problems is essential.

  15. kgala0405 profile image67
    kgala0405posted 11 years ago

    Picking a career can be a really difficult decision to make.  This is why it is a good idea to use a tool like a personality test to find career choices.  With a personlaity test you can learn your personality type and which careers match you best. With knowledge like this picking a career will become a much easier task. read more

  16. StellaSee profile image76
    StellaSeeposted 11 years ago

    Here's my tips!  For some reason it didn't work when I tried to upload it using the answer this question button: … -but-didnt

  17. Teresa Coppens profile image90
    Teresa Coppensposted 11 years ago

    Business communication is key in the running of a profitable, respected company. The Business Letter is a daily ritual for many businesses and their employees. A business letter can make or break a business deal, and obviously, the well written letter is better able to seal the deal. read more

  18. kgala0405 profile image67
    kgala0405posted 11 years ago

    Chosing the right career is the first step to developing your business skills.  Understandnig which careers match your specific personality type is a great place to start.  Of course many other aspects should be considered, but this is a nice place to begin when trying to discover your career and future business skills. … eer-Choice

  19. Docmo profile image91
    Docmoposted 11 years ago

    A simple guide to effective leadership skills. read more

  20. dmcgaw profile image88
    dmcgawposted 11 years ago

    I actually wrote mine just before I saw this and I think it fits pretty good: … ompetitive

  21. profile image0
    Lizam1posted 11 years ago

    Critical thinking skills are one of the most (in my opinion) valuable skills to develop in professional life.  Critical thinking will enable us to proceed on a task or create a project that is way more effective, has better content and communicates what is needed.  In our organization I am one of the older workers and my younger colleagues tell me they are learning a lot from the way I get them to question things.

  22. profile image0
    Lizam1posted 11 years ago

    How to undertsand yourself and improve  your relationship with self and others.  Conflict resolution.  The MBTI Personality Indicator.  Personality Theory. read more

  23. farmloft profile image68
    farmloftposted 11 years ago

    Thinking about a new career? Where do you look? Try these options. read more

  24. donnatru profile image78
    donnatruposted 11 years ago

    To develop strong business skills and to be successful in a career requires analytic and good decision making. One must commit to building a strong foundation with clients and customers through delivery of real value and exceptional service, with a can do attitude!

  25. donnatru profile image78
    donnatruposted 11 years ago

    How to find product demonstrator jobs. Product demonstrator job description and requirements. Sites to browse available jobs and apply online. read more

  26. algarveview profile image75
    algarveviewposted 11 years ago

    If you are going into business for yourself there are a few things you have to consider.
    I’m assuming you already have decided what you want to do, either you have a special skill or you found a product that you can sell or manufacture. Either... read more

  27. nifwlseirff profile image94
    nifwlseirffposted 11 years ago

    Teachers use business skills constantly - leadership, communication, marketing, presentation and organization are all necessary to plan and run classes effectively. read more

  28. Tara McNerney profile image73
    Tara McNerneyposted 11 years ago

    Interning is a necessary step to getting career experience. But the nature of internships brings about certain challenges. Here are 7 common challenges and how to overcome them. read more

  29. Tara McNerney profile image73
    Tara McNerneyposted 11 years ago

    I just published the hub "Challenges Faced by Interns: how to overcome internship problems."

    I derive my research from my own and my friends' experiences! smile … nternships

  30. missolive profile image58
    missoliveposted 11 years ago

    Describes leadership styles and qualities of a good leader. Success in leadership is accomplished in the connections we make with our team and various subordinates. It is the traits of a leader that will determine if those connections will be attained. read more

  31. theclevercat profile image91
    theclevercatposted 11 years ago

    What does the perfect assistant have that you don’t?  Nothing, if you follow these words of wisdom!  Read on for tips to becoming a better assistant. read more

  32. theclevercat profile image91
    theclevercatposted 11 years ago
  33. Grace Whites profile image61
    Grace Whitesposted 11 years ago

    Patience, Determination,Inspiration and Faith in God.

  34. tamarawilhite profile image85
    tamarawilhiteposted 11 years ago

    What is behavioral finance? How does behavioral finance, the application of psychology to the field of finance and economics, apply to our everyday lives? read more


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