Friday 5 for the Week of January 12th, 2015


The posts in this week’s Friday 5 are hot enough to make your dragon want to retire.

If you agree, let ’em cool off a bit and then feel free to share with the hashtag #Friday5.

Best of the Business Mentoring Series: From Concept to Customer with Jesse Maddox

with: Fran Tarkenton and Jesse Maddox

Throughout January, we’ll bring you the best of 2014’s Business Mentoring Series. This week, we’ll revisit July’s session with Jesse Maddox, co-founder and CEO of TripLingo, an award-winning app to help travelers with communication and cultural fluency in countries all over the world… Watch series

[Video] How to Use YouTube Annotations

by: Harry Kierbow

YouTube’s Annotations feature is a cool little marketing tool that allows you to add written calls to action to your videos on YouTube. This 3 minute video will show you how to add these to your videos on YouTube. Then, we’ll look at the different types of Annotations and some reasons why you should be using these… Watch video

5 BIG Commonly Overlooked Tax Deductions

by: Ted Jenkin

Tax season is upon us (yes, again) and you might be asking what you could still do to reduce your overall tax liability. Here are 5 deductions that people often don’t ask about or overlook that could make a BIG difference come tax time… Read Article

The 10 Steps to Accountability

by: Will Adams

Early in my career, my boss gave me what he called “The 10 Commandments” to personal and team success–a laminated, front-and-back, wallet-size card with 10 statements on each side. Years later, and after a little repair work, I still have that card folded up inside my wallet—available in a time of need… Read article

Right Person, Right Place, Right Time

by: Will Adams

To succeed in business you have to be able to rely on your team. That means finding great new people, and keeping the great people you already have, too. Here are 10 tips to keep your team on track—and get back on track when things go off the rails… Read article

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