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DeAnna Troupe is a technology coach and a freelance writer. She helps small business owners use the technology they currently own to be more productive in their business.. In her free time she likes to spend time with her family. She enjoys watching basketball and American football, crocheting, reading, writing, singing, and playing cards.

Police Auctions & Government Auctions Professional Resource Information

Police Auctions & Government Auctions Professional Resource Information
By Daniel Holmbeck

Police Auctions Information:

No, a police auction is not where you go to buy a policeman. Most people do not realize that police agencies, including local police departments, county sheriff departments, as well as state and federal law enforcement agencies end up with a lot of confiscated, lost, or abandoned property. This property ends up in the agency’s possession as the result of arrests, forfeitures, and just plain carelessness on the part of the property owner who sets a camera down in some public place and walks away.


Smart Ways Your Business Can Benefit From Online Auctions

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Smart Ways Your Business Can Benefit From Online Auctions
By Julia Tang

It seems as if everyone is talking about online auctions. And why not. There are thousands of online auctions on the internet with more popping up everyday. People love them because they can usually find great bargains. Businesses are now also seeing the benefits of online auctions. Below are five ways your business can benefit from online auctions.

1. Get Rid Of Excess Inventory


Increase your eBay Profits the Easy Way

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Increase your eBay Profits the Easy Way
By Doug Feiring

Sometimes the simplest things can boost the number of visitors and bids to your auction listings and increase your eBay profits.

Robert G. Allen, author of Multiple Streams of Internet Income, writes, “If you are going to play online, then act like your life depended on it. Embed your web address and e-mail address in your off-line brochures, on your business cards, in every marketing message, and in every advertisement you place.”


Ten Quick Etiquette Tips for Business Lunches

Ten Quick Etiquette Tips for Business Lunches
By Catherine Franz

Knowing what to do when meeting a prospective client for
lunch, or going to lunch with the boss or colleague can be
confusing at times. Here is a quick list of items to

1. Be in the present moment with whoever you are with.
Limit glancing around the room. It’s a sign that you are
looking for something better. There is nothing worse than
having a conversation with someone who is half there.


Small Business Tip for today-Go to sleep!

Pick a bedtime and try to stick to it. When you run your own business, it is easy to fall into the trap of “Everything has to be done today.” However, you really only put yourself at jeopardy when you don’t get enough sleep. Since it is my bedtime, I must say good night until next time.


No Romance, No MLM Downline

No Romance, No MLM Downline
By Joe Schroeder


No Downline

No Downline, why bother?

If you were romancing a fine lady,
would you walk up to her and say,
“Hey babe, lets do dinner?”

I wouldn`t. That would not work.

It would work maybe 1 out 100 attempts.

Plus, testosterone doesn`t get you dates.

Having a heart gets you dates.

What I used to do (in the olden days)
was pay her some extra attention.

I`d ask her if I could grab her a bagel while
I was going for some noshing.


What is a Business Opportunity?

What is a Business Opportunity?
By Darrell Knox

People throw the term business opportunity around pretty loosely these days. Before the internet took off, a business opportunity was a franchise like McDonalds or Wendys. Or maybe a vending machine route or insurance sales position in your local area.

Mainly what people considered business opportunities was that you had to be an entrepreneur with investment capital to take advantage of an opportunity. So a business opportunity was something only someone with money to invest could take advantage of. You had to have money to make money.


Five Tips for Home-Based Entrepreneurs

5 TIPS for Home-Based Business Entrepreneurs
By Perry Gage

Have you ever heard that only a small part (5%) of ‘all’ Home-Based Business entrepreneurs achieve success?

Do an online research on your favorite Search Engine
and you will understand what I mean.

In this article I’m going to show you the KEY to Home-Based
Business entrepreneurs success; you’ll find out what makes an
entrepreneur succesful in the home-based business field.

Below are 5 TIPS for Home-Based Business Entrepreneurs:

1. It’s their mindset that brings success


Network Marketing’s Best Kept Secret May Be Costing You a Fortune

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Network Marketing’s Best Kept Secret May Be Costing You a Fortune
By Jim Lynn

The words, “I quit…” have never been more costly.

Network marketers hear “I quit” all too often from distributors
they have sponsored. However, if those new distributors only
knew the thousands of dollars they were throwing away,
they would never quit. Here’s Why?

The moment your prospect enrolls in your program,
they may be eligible for an instant $300 or more
pay increase from their place of employment.


1,001 Deals and Steals: A Guide to Online Classifieds

1,001 Deals and Steals: A Guide To Online Classifieds
By Donald Lee

Some naysayers way back in the 1990s predicted that online shopping wouldn’t last. Sure, and they said television was a passing fad, too! As we all know, just the opposite has occurred. There’s a television in every household, and more than likely, the homeowner bought their television online—along with his books, music CDs, clothes, and maybe even his home.

Internet shopping is bigger than ever. You can find anything and everything for sale online. Many times, you can find it cheaper online than anywhere else. Internet shopping offers so much more than a discounted price tag, though.