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The Real Skills You’ll Need to Land Your Dream Job

Remember way back in elementary school – those first few report cards you received? You weren’t just graded on Reading, Writing, and Math. You were graded on your character: how well you participated, how well you got along with others, how well you listened, how…

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First Impressions: How to Prepare for a Virtual Interview

First impressions matter – more than you might think. Research shows that they happen fast – anywhere from seven seconds to less than a second. Just as important, studies reveal that around 68% of people believe their initial opinions of others are accurate. People tend…

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Take on New Talent: Why You Should Hire Entry Level

As recruiters, we review thousands of resumes and interview thousands of candidates every year. In most cases, we’re engaging seasoned talent with some work experience, but a percentage of our recruits are entry level. Meeting these early careerists has been enlightening and caused us to…

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The Real Cost of a Bad Hire

There’s no better feeling than finally making an offer to a candidate who seems like the perfect fit for a role! The hunt is over, and you can get back to work…at least you think.  Maybe a week or two in, you notice they don’t…

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WordPress Gets Full-Site Editing, WordPress Gets IndexNow Support via Plugin, and More Small Business Digital Marketing News This Week – Web and Beyond Live – January 10, 2022

Each week, President of W3 Consulting and Managing Director of W3C Web Services (https://web.w3cinc.com/) Ray Sidney-Smith broadcasts live to update you on the latest small business digital marketing and business productivity technology updates you nee…

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Two Main Reasons for Working With a Recruiter

This might seem crazy for us to say, but working with a recruiter isn’t the right solution for everyone. There are many considerations, factors, and objectives an organization should consider when deciding whether to partner with a talent recruiting agency or not. We get it….

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Parting Thoughts

This post is written by Bill Reagan, Executive Director of the SBDC and first appeared in the Alexandria Times on January 6th, 2022. As I get ready to retire from the Alexandria Small Business Development Center at the end of January, thoughts and sentiments are rummaging through my mind. It’s been so heartening to receive… Read more »

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CES Is a Forecast for 2022, and More Small Business Digital Marketing News This Week – Web and Beyond Live – January 3, 2021

Each week, President of W3 Consulting and Managing Director of W3C Web Services (https://web.w3cinc.com/) Ray Sidney-Smith broadcasts live to update you on the latest small business digital marketing and business productivity technology updates you nee…