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Three Network Connections You Can Dump Right Now

By Kurtis Bell So you’ve spent years building your network and by now have cultivated a sizable group on which you can call on for referrals, reviews, or advice. In a perfect world, all our connections would be power players; valuable “can’t do without” type of network connections. Unfortunately, that is never the case, so […]

October 17, 2017   No Comments

Two FLEX Young Professionals Lead Efforts for Houston

We love to hear stories of local young professionals giving back to others! Two of our FLEX members, Sara Brecht and Elizabeth Yale, decided to do their part to help out after the tragic hurricane in Houston. Sara, who recently moved to our area, started a project when she lived in Warren, PA, last September […]

October 12, 2017   No Comments

Meet Our Board: David Snedden

David Snedden has served as a member of our board since January of 2012. He is our immediate past president, having served from 2015 to 2016. David has a varied background in business, having worked as a pharmaceutical representative, as well as in insurance, among other things. He is currently the branch manager at Hagan […]

October 11, 2017   No Comments

October 2017 Young Professional Profiles: Holli Seppanen & Megan Whitman

Holli Seppanen Holli Seppanen grew up in beautiful place similar to Western PA called Escanaba in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. She earned dual bachelor’s degrees in Accounting and Business Administration Management from Lake Superior State University. In February 2016, Holli moved to Clarion with her boyfriend, Andy, after he got a job through the […]

October 9, 2017   No Comments

10 Easy Ways to Increase Sales

One of the most obvious ways to boost revenue in your business is to make more sales. Here are ten ways you can start doing that today: 1. Do You Have A Sales Strategy? Most businesses think they have a strategy, but they don’t. Now is a good time to develop one. You need to […]

February 27, 2015   Comments Off on 10 Easy Ways to Increase Sales