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September 12, 2014 - 11:50 — KentPalmer

Assumptions made by job seekers about various elements of the job search process can often benefit from a fresh look.

September 8, 2014 - 11:36 — KentPalmer

Some years ago I started up a professional services business from scratch.

August 19, 2014 - 13:44 — KentPalmer

According to the latest Labor Department statistic

August 1, 2014 - 11:25 — KentPalmer

According to Registered Investment Advisor, Kelly Campbell, who writes for U.S.

July 16, 2014 - 15:44 — KentPalmer

Most customers respond well to sincere attempts to address their concerns, but there are a few types of customers who are notoriously difficult for even the most accommodating service person.

July 1, 2014 - 18:42 — KentPalmer

Starting up a business is not as easy as turning on the “open” sign hanging in the center of a newly shined front window.

June 16, 2014 - 14:29 — KentPalmer

Small Business owners may be interested in Google’s new social networking community and its Helpouts page.

June 5, 2014 - 09:32 — KentPalmer

In April we wrote about financial literacy being a term used to denote individual capabilities to make informed personal financial decisions.

May 14, 2014 - 14:38 — KentPalmer

According to a recent article by Catherine Rampell, a New York Times online blogger, the average length of the interview process has nearly doubled from 12 days in 2009 to 23 days in 2013.

April 16, 2014 - 12:50 — KentPalmer

Writing a business plan can be a nerve-racking activity for most would-be entrepreneurs.  It certainly involves a considerable amount of thought, analysis, effort and time!  Perhaps upon