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Affichage des articles du août, 2012

Blogging Secrets

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Why content is crucial. What people are looking for when they come to your blog and how you can give it to them. Where to Find Content for Your Blog. Eight ways to provide enough quality content without wearing yourself out on that alone.

Treating people with respect wins trust and develops lasting relationships. Here’s what to do

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1) Be on time. In fact, arrive early for appointments and meetings
Plan time milestones in your daily schedule that tell you when to begin transferring to an appointment. That is, note when you will stop working on a task, begin collecting resource materials, and start traveling. Allow time for delays in travel, especially if driving. Consider: The fastest way to destroy people’s trust in you is to waste their time.
2) Communicate with others. Answer your phone and return phone calls
Listen carefully and completely when people talk to you. Show an interest in others before telling about yourself. When making phone calls devote all of your attention to what the other person is saying (instead of time sharing with other tasks, such as checking e-mail or playing computer games). Phone others only when you can devote full attention to what the other person is saying. Consider: ignoring people is rude and unprofessional.
3) Plan projects
For example, always prepare an agenda for meetings.…