I own a software development company. While I wouldn’t consider myself disorganized,
at the end of most days I can’t help feeling I haven’t accomplished what I set out to do that day.
What can I do to better manage my time?
I’ve been approached by a lead generation service. Do they really work, and if not, what other means of generating leads can you suggest?
City: Gainesville, FL
Professional Experience: Thirty-seven years in the business world, specifically in refrigerated warehousing/logistics/international shipping, with management experience in Operations, Sales/Marketing, and Customer Relations. I am also a freelance writer with a business focus, and am currently a contributor to The North Central Florida Business Report, and Hibu Magazine's Haile Plantation Life, with business-related articles in the business section of that publication.
I started my refrigeration repair business six months ago and am now at the point of
needing to interview candidates for my first employee. I’ve never done this before. What tips can
I’m currently in the planning stage for a new retail bakery. I’m going to need some funding for equipment, but my personal credit history is a bit spotty. How much is that going to hurt me, and how can I combat it?
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City: Gulfport, FL
Experienced in high tech product development and manufacturing, technical sales and marketing, research grant applications, intellectual property, technology transfer and licensing. Registered Patent Agent and inventor or co-inventor of fourteen U.S. and foreign patents. Successfully led multidisciplinary teams in a worldwide matrix environment. Prior to retiring from IBM, Ralph was Worldwide Principal for Blue Gene
BS, MS, PhD (all in Electrical Engineering) from University of Missouri, Rice University and University of Tennessee, respectively. Executive management program, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.
I have a business that sells equestrian supplies both retail and online. I’d like to begin using social media as a marketing tool, but I’m clueless as to how to begin. How do I go about developing a social media strategy?