The Teamwork Alphabet

Written by Susan Friedmann

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M: Maintain a chain of command. Every staff member needs to know who is in charge. N: New ideas are valuable: Encourage, capture, and implementrepparttar best. O: Open your mind to creative, innovative displays and approaches. P: Plan how to convey essential information and skills to your staff members. Q: Question your staff. What do they know? What do they need to learn? R: Recognizerepparttar 145353 need for training. Ensure your staff is adequately prepared. S: Success is quantifiable. Decide how you will measure yours. T: Time tables and schedules help keeprepparttar 145354 team on track. U: Understand what kind of teamwork will be necessary to put on a top-notch show. V: Vying for prizes motivates many staffers. Offer great rewards as incentives. W: Watch out for trouble: Identify whererepparttar 145355 project can go wrong and plan accordingly. X: Examinerepparttar 145356 decision making process: Is it clear and efficient? Y: Yes men don’t help: Encourage independent, autonomous capable staffers. Z: ZZZZZ: Trade shows are very long. Adequate rest beforerepparttar 145357 show is imperative!

Susan A. Friedmann,CSP, The Tradeshow Coach, author: “Meeting & Event Planning for Dummies,” working with companies to improve their meeting and event success through coaching, consulting and training. For a free copy of ExhibitSmart Tips of the Week, website:

The Truth About Easy Affiliate Income

Written by Donna Monday

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So,repparttar web sites that smartly use keywords to write appealing copy for their affiliate sites, that gives visitorsrepparttar 145352 information they’re looking for, will have a much better chance of attracting visitors. Of course, this also depends on how nice your site is to look at, and whether it’s a virtual affiliate farm or a legitimate site that promotes a particular niche product.

The best affiliate programs are ones whererepparttar 145353 vendor (affiliate) also has an attractive, easy-to-navigate, give-the-customer-what-they-want, and easy to order type of web site. Also, these vendors are very helpful and supportive to their affiliates.

Another important truth is that you should resistrepparttar 145354 temptation to promote lots of affiliates on your web site. This isrepparttar 145355 dreaded “affiliate overkill” syndrome. You should especially stay away from affiliate programs that have absolutely nothing to do withrepparttar 145356 theme of your web site – these will not attract any interest from your visitors.

So,repparttar 145357 bottom line truth about affiliate programs is that, although they are easy to set up, it’s really not very easy at all to make money with them. This is true even if you’ve done everything right. It takes a lot of patience, tweaking, and testing to nurture your affiliate site into an income generating profit machine.

But, don’t let this discourage you from jumping intorepparttar 145358 affiliate marketing waters and getting your feet wet. The more you do,repparttar 145359 more you learn.

And that’srepparttar 145360 truth.

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