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Use Negotiation Skills to Achieve Your Goals

Find out why it is so important for freelancers, entrepreneurs, and small business owners to learn to negotiate.

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Treat Your Writing Career as a Small Business

Treat your writing career as a small business. Review business tips for novelists and non-fiction writers.

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Do What's Below Your Pay Grade

Build rapport with your staff by doing jobs at all levels of the company. Helping out with tasks below your pay grade keeps you in tune with

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Establish Family Support Before Starting a Home-Based Business

Invite your family into the decision-making process to keep the peace and improve communications about your home-based business.

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How to Diversify Your Income Stream: Ideas for Accountants

Diversify your accounting business to include after-tax season specialties that can help your business thrive year-round.

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Recession-Proof Fields for Independent Contractors

Explore these recession-proof business ideas that can survive economic downturns. Consider starting a virtual assistant service to help busi

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Set Boundaries With Clients

Set and enforce boundaries with your clients to protect both parties from unrealistic expectations and wasted time.

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Setting and Meeting Deadlines

Set realistic business deadlines and goals to make your work more efficient and to impress your clients with timely deliveries.

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