#Careers| Top 20: Business Telemarketing Tips and Etiquette

Entering the uniquely competitive and financially rewarding corporate field of business telemarketing from the outside looking in routinely appears to be a relatively daunting or mundane vocational path for ambitious career-minded business professionals entering the telemarketing industry without prior experience.  However, a wide plethora of technical skills required in the business telemarketing industry essentially are high level interpersonal skills and marketing-based techniques that one possesses as transferable skills.

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#WomenMeanBusiness| ‘She Inspired Her – Ten Women Who Were Millionaires Before they were 20’

Be inspired today with the “She Inspired Her – 10 Women who were Millionaires before they were 20″! Yes… we said MILLIONAIRES BEFORE THEY WERE 20!”, not to mention the fact that the very youngest of the bunch pitched her idea and won at just 6 years of age, live on TV, proving that age is truly nothing but a number!

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#InspireLSCareers| Do You Want To Become Assertive?

Assertiveness is a defined label issued to a collection of behaviors that are deemed from a universal belief that ones own personal needs or wants are as equally important as another individuals. Alternative beliefs are that your own needs or wants are less or perhaps even more important than other individuals when engaging. When subscribing to the moral theory that our own needs are less significant, it seemingly relegates results in mere submissive behavior, whereas overly aggressive behavior during verbal engagement and negotiations – whether in life or business – will become more evident when needs become insatiably stronger.

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#BusinessTips| The Benefits Of Using Promotional Mugs

With various traditional forms of marketing becoming expensive, using promotional items has become a dynamic marketing tool to promote the brand awareness of a company. There are several promotional items to pick from, but promotional mugs have been the first-choice of one and all. Customizing mugs to publicize the name of the company is an intelligent strategy to build up brand awareness. It’s affordable and effective; also, there are chances that the mug will stay with the customer for long and will evoke your brand’s image every time he/she sips on coffee, using your mug.

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#InspireLSCareers| Content Marketing (Top 5 Tips)

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again content is king, no doubt this is not the first time you’ve heard this saying. I do believe it is true. Content marketing is not about the hard sell, lets face it who likes the hard sell? Not me that’s for sure.

Content marketing is more about the brand story and engaging with your target audience. You may want to sell a product but someone talking about their experience of the product can be more compelling. We are living in a digital age, where we can seek out the content of interest to us and ignore the rest, with that in mind you want to peak interest.

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#InspireLSCareers| What Not To Do When Completing An Application Form

Working within the employment sector has equipped me with the necessary skills in knowing just what employers look for when they read an applicants submitted form.

Many people believe that they know how to complete one to a competent level. However, with the employment market becoming more accessed than ever before; competition is rife and it is important that you understand just what you need to do to ensure you are head and shoulders above the competition.

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#InspireLSCareers| Returning To Work… And Happiness

There are many times in life when unexpected decisions and circumstances are actioned in the workplace. Companies will subscribe to hiring staff to continue a time honoured tradition affectionately known as the revolving door. Moreover, being laid off from work, forwarding a notice in advance or leaving on mutual terms is not overwhelming when happiness and future prosperity is fully taken into account. Evidently, companies lose an exponential figure of money with perennial hiring’s and indeed firings within their structure. Each member holds a different contractual agreement which states their scheme (full-time, part-time, temporary) which can leave content as much as uncertainty from within.

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#InspireLSCareers| Why Volunteering Is The Pathway To A New Career

A vast number of people work in sectors different to their educational training. This is a trend that is very common in today’s world where skills and knowledge are becoming increasingly transferable between various sectors. For some of us, we studied a course based on the promises of a bright and fulfilling career, parental influence, prestige or financial incentives but soon found out that it was not all fulfilling as it promised to be.  So, how can we change careers? Are we able to do this by proactive learning and be successful in the new pathway or is the only way to making this a reality, re-qualification?

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