4 Easy Steps to Network Effectively

Networking is all about sharing information and resources from one person to another for the purpose of adding value. It’s sharing! It’s building lasting relationships! It’s exchanging something of value! If there’s no sharing of value, there’s no real networking taking place. Don’t wait on the other person. You start sharing and don’t keep score!…

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DBFY STAR AWARD

Congratulations Sam Hall of Print and Web Design It was my pleasure to award the DBFY Star Award to Sam Hall of Print and Web Design. A worthy winner because he is a supportive active member in our Exclusive community. He produces marketing material for DBFY and other members who are always highly impressed with…

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Knowledge is power!!!!

We’ve all heard this phrase, but until Knowledge is applied, it has zero valve, only once you’ve taken the time to apply this does it become powerful. I’m going to share my easy ways to put all your knowledge into practice – and gain the real-life experience that counts.   When you spread the word,…

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Knowledge is power, but how do you gain knowledge?

There are many ways to expand your knowledge, reading, online, seminars to name a few. In my opinion no matter your Biz, the best way to grow and constantly learn new things is to meet with and learn from like-minded (and sometimes not-so-like-minded) people. By going out of your way to build those relationships, you’ll…

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Set S.M.A.R.T. Goals

 The S.M.A.R.T. goals system isn’t new, and is a great way to for setting your goals, but many people over complicate it.  Goal setting shouldn’t be daunting or time consuming, so here’s my tried and tested method; 1 – SPECIFIC Write a sentence which sums up your goal in very specific terms. Having a ‘vague’…

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5 Ways to build on your success and expand your brand

  A variety of opportunities and avenues exist for branching out in today’s market, and it is always tempting to try to capitalize on them… It’s important that you take a critical look at your current and past success and create a plan to smoothly push your brand into new realms – bad expansion efforts…

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12 ways to expand your brand that won’t blow your budget

Effective branding is important to carve out a strong identity for your event and to showcase your key sponsors and partners. The possibilities are endless but many ideas can come with a hefty price tag. Here are 12 low cost ideas that won’t blow your event budget, but can still make a great impact. 1.…

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Improving your relationship with your BIZ keeps you both growing

 As with any relationship, we are head over heals for running our businesses, but soon the honeymoon period runs out, that spark, that warm glow can become a thorn in your side.  On your journey there will be quarrels, differences in opinion, and even that occasional day when it all feels like its falling apart.…

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DBFY Star

It was my pleasure to award the Star to Kaleemah Miah of Stylish Covered. Kaleemah is a shining example of how this group should be used. Kaleemah was chosen for this award  because she has proven to be a productive and supportive member to all group members, as well as demonstrating both personal and business…

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5 Reasons to LOVE being in BIZ for yourself

It’s all too easy to focus on “clients from hell” and the daily little frustrations that we encounter.  I have come up with my top reasons of why being in Biz for yourself is so much better than working for someone else. 1. You’re your own boss!!!!!! When you’re in into Biz for yourself, you…

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