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Shellie West
CEO & Founder
Bluffton Chamber
of Commerce
Bluffton SC
Jan 22, 2020
To Be a Great Leader, You Need the Right Mindset
Organizations worldwide spend roughly $356 billion on leadership development efforts. Yet, the BrandonHall Group, a human capital research and analyst firm that surveyed 329 organizations in 2013, found that 75% of …
Harvard Business Review
How To Overcome Major Life Setbacks
A few years ago, I met with a portfolio manager who had a long track record of success. He had built a large position in the stock …
First-time leaders need to stick to these 4 truths to succeed
You have just been promoted to a leadership role in your company. You have aspired to be a manager and leader throughout your career …
Fast Company
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10 Reasons To Become A Member
Networking... Relationship... Reach... Discover ten reasons why membership in the Bluffton Chamber of Commerce will benefit you and your business.
Bluffton Chamber of Commerce
Navigating a New Job with a Very Different Culture
Just as we become habituated to a country's culture — we know the "right answer" when someone asks us how we're doing, or which topics …
Harvard Business Review
The new rules of talent management
Hiring great technical talent is getting tougher by the day, and attracting and retaining top talent is becoming one of the biggest …
People Matters
8 Skills and Qualities Essential for Entrepreneurs
Are you feeling fed up with your dull and monotonous 9 to 5 job working for someone else? Do you have a business mind that you think …
The Startup Magazine
Strange Startup Ideas That Succeeded in a Big Way
If you've ever had a weird startup idea, you're not alone. There's precedent when it comes to the world of strange startups--and some …
The Single Most Effective Persuasion Technique Is Also The Easiest To Master
What is the single most effective persuasion technique and why is it so easy to master? It's not one of the six influence principles …
Why Being Kind to Yourself Is Key to Entrepreneurial Success
I remember sitting in the middle of a tech conference years ago when I first founded my company, JotForm. I watched as, one by …
Small Business Owners Ask: Am I Paying My Employees the Right Salary?
Survey after survey of small business owners indicates that attracting and keeping employees is one of the biggest challenges today …
All Business
These five free apps let you manage your time to perfection
"Where did the time go? There aren't enough hours in the day! I can't get a minute to myself!" If you find yourself routinely …
Fast Company
"You forgot to resend to the email I meant to send!"
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The 19th century American businessman Aaron Montgomery Ward is credited with the invention of what type of business that would have made the postal service happy?
See the answer below.
10 CEO perspectives on upskilling
Organizations are preparing for the speed and impact of technological transformation. To better understand …
What Year Was It?
First Canned Beer Goes on Sale
What Year
In partnership with the American Can Company, the Gottfried Krueger Brewing Company delivered 2,000 cans of Krueger's Finest Beer to faithful Krueger drinkers in Richmond, Virginia.
The day was Jan 24. What year was it?
Quote of the Week
"There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group; there is less competition there."
Indira Gandhi
Trivia Answer
The 19th century American businessman Aaron Montgomery Ward is credited with the invention of what type of business that would have made the postal service happy?
Answer: Mail order business
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