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Refuse to Settle for Simple Mistakes

Mistakes are an ambiguous thing. What is considered a mistake? What mistakes are acceptable? How much do you dwell on the mistakes you’ve made? The answers to all of these really are situation dependent, what I say to all of my employees is: to be great you cannot settle for […]

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Breaking Down Needless Formalities

In today’s business world there can be a common debate among individuals starting their careers on how to address people, especially clients, managers or connections with whom you are beginning a new relationship. Do you use their first or last name? The old standard rule is to start with the […]

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No Need for a New Year’s Resolution

An entrepreneur doesn’t need to wait until January 1st to set goals. Resolutions can be powerful motivators for others, but I do not believe in waiting until the changing of the calendar to take action. As someone with many simultaneous goals, I rarely have a New Year’s  resolution. It is true that […]

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The Basics Behind Creating Your Personal Online Brand

In today’s competitive marketplace, self-branding is a key element to help make yourself and your professional experience stand out from others. However, it is easy to take this too far. Self-branding should be the polish upon what is already existing and who you are as an individual. Be true to […]

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The Dos and Don’t of LinkedIn

LinkedIn allows employers, colleagues, and peers to learn about who you are as a professional. In turn, it can help you expand your circle and network with others—if executed properly. With LinkedIn becoming a more prominent tool in the professional world, it’s important to know how to utilize the platform […]

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The Art of Being Flexible

Flexibility is a trait often over looked, but an important one to possess. It allows you to connect with different personalities, adjust quickly to changes, and gain more experience. Being able to bend and adapt easily to a number of personalities and work styles allows you to create relationships with a wide variety […]

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Staying Grounded with Success

There is not much that is more satisfying than experiencing success. Turning dreams that you’ve had for years into realities are great accomplishments. You should be proud of your success, own it, and be happy about it. However, you cannot let your success get to your head. Too many people […]

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Perseverance and the Need to Adapt, Evolve and Fight

How did one business survive six—what should have been—fatal obstacles in the span of less than 30 months? Some unfortunate and unexpected complications can easily put those set up for success out of business. The Charles River Bistro and The Anthem Group’s success on the Esplanade is proof that with […]

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The Importance of Collaborative Work

Two minds are better than one Collaborative leadership is always something I have found extreme  value in and have implemented in every aspect of The Anthem Group. I  am honored to be accepting the Leading the Way award this week at the  UMass Center of Collaborative Leadership luncheon and to […]

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Success is the Best Revenge

It is okay to seek revenge in the business world – but it’s important to go about it the right way. You’re success is key to any revenge, and more than anything it is imperative to maintain your dignity and integrity while achieving this success. Regardless of a person’s background, […]

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