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The Habits of the World's Smartest People (Infographic)

Posted on 10/24/2013 by EDTP Coordinator in Personal Development

There is no one picture of intelligence, but many people with high IQs do tend to share some of the same habits -- both good and bad. For example, according to research complied by Online-PHD-Programs.org, while those with high IQs tend to set goals and read avidly, they are also more likely to drink more heavily and suffer from anxiety.

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LAEDA Hosts 23rd EDTP Graduation & 1st Alumni Family Reunion

Posted on 10/24/2013 by EDTP Coordinator in LAEDA News

Camden, NJ – The Latin American Economic Development Association, Inc. continues to build on its success by graduating forty-five participants from its Entrepreneurial Development Training Program (EDTP) at Cathedral Hall in the heart of Camden on Thursday, October 24, 2013.

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10 Things Employees Want More Than a Raise

Posted on 10/17/2013 by EDTP Coordinator in Managing Your Business

Making big money is often less important to employees than satisfying these basic needs. Contrary to popular belief, employees value many things more than the amount of money they're being paid. If they're treated right, employees will not only work for less, they'll be happier and more productive as they do so.

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To Hike or Not To Hike: NJ Business Leaders, Politicians Debate Raising Minimum Wage

Posted on 10/9/2013 by EDTP Coordinator in Small Business & The Economy Small Business Policy

There is a battle brewing over raising the minimum wage in New Jersey. Voters will decide Nov. 5 whether to approve a constitutional amendment to hike the minimum wage from $7.25 to $8.25 and install automatic yearly increases based on the Consumer Price Index.

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10 Ways To Lose Your Best Employees

Posted on 10/3/2013 by EDTP Coordinator in Managing Your Business

Want to hold tight to your talent? Don't do these things!

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How Women Are Growing Small Business

Posted on 10/2/2013 by EDTP Coordinator in Small Business & The Economy

They're smart, they're ambitious, and they're changing the business landscape. Here's why you should pay attention.

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