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How Can An Intern Manage Your Social Media?

Tweet It can be very time consuming to set up social media profiles and pages for your small business. If you don’t have much experience with these websites, they can be mind-boggling. If there was some internet and social media … Continue reading



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Ever Wondered How to Attract the Best Interns?

By creating an internship program that provides an incredible learning opportunity for the intern, a business will inevitably attract great interns. In turn, as the internship program grows and word gets out to both potential interns and the schools’ professors and career services centers that an internship with your company is one that the intern will learn and grow at, more interns will be scrambling for an opportunity to work with your business. Continue reading



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2011 Goal Setting

Tweet Last week Dreama and I sat down and spent an entire day planning our goal setting.  We own 3 companies, so we did it for all 3.  In case you’re wondering, those 3 companies are: Efficient Enterprises, Inc.  That … Continue reading



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How to Weed Out Intern Candidates With a Simple Email…

Intern recruitment strategies for small businesses. Continue reading



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Writing Intern Reviews – How To Be Efficient and Effective

Writing intern reviews at the conclusion of an internship. Continue reading



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Facebook Fanpage or A Website- Which Is Better For Your Business?

Tweet I recently read a very interesting article from Guy Kawasaki on the American Express Small Business Open forum. In the article Guy debates the merits of starting a Facebook Fanpage vs. a website.  Guy makes great arguments for each … Continue reading



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How Long Will The Internship Program Last

Tweet The point of an internship is for the student to work at a temporary position and get on-the-job training and experience. While the employer gets the benefit of inexpensive labor, an internship can’t last forever. Typically, an internship program … Continue reading



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Giving Your Interns A Killer Recommendation

Tweet The traditional way that small business owners do a background check when hiring interns is to ask for past references. Then they call up your old boss and ask him/her a few questions about when you worked there 2-3 … Continue reading



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Small Business Owner’s Responsibilities When Hiring Interns

Tweet As a small business owner, hiring interns does come with some important responsibilities. But don’t worry; these responsibilities are minor when compared to the amazing benefits that come with hiring interns. Some of the top responsibilities include making sure … Continue reading



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Tips To Help Your Small Business Find An Intern

Tweet With so many students out there looking for internships and experience, it certainly should not be that hard to find an intern. You can easily find an intern in places like Craigs’s list or by running an ad in … Continue reading



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