About John Corcoran

John Corcoran is an attorney and former Writer in the Clinton White House, and founder of SmartBusinessRevolution.com. You can download his free, 52-page ebook, How to Build Income in 14 Days by Building Relationships with Influencers, Even if you Hate Networking

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7 Ways to Brag Without Sounding Like You’re Bragging

I bet you have some great stories. Almost everyone has something interesting or memorable about them which makes for good cocktail party fodder. Take my friend Tom, for example. Tom went to West Point, then spent a few years in a U.S. Army special forces unit where his job was to parachute deploy into warzones from helicopters. That’s right — his job was to jump out of helicopters. And he didn’t stop there. While still active duty, Tom wrote two books and started a boutique publishing company. If he wasn’t such a nice guy, I’d probably hate him. His background is so incredible, that it’s hard to imagine how he can talk about his background at all without coming off as an insufferable jerk. Tom […]

Author: John Corcoran

John Corcoran is an attorney and former Writer in the Clinton White House, and founder of SmartBusinessRevolution.com. You can download his free, 52-page ebook, How to Build Income in 14 Days by Building Relationships with Influencers, Even if you Hate Networking

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5 Must-Have Tools for Networking Online

Social media is a game-changer in many ways. It’s hard to imagine how we ever kept in touch with distant friends and family before Facebook, LinkedIn and all the other social networks came along. Today, you can update your entire network on how you’re doing with the click of a button or the upload of a photo. That’s good news – as long as you aren’t one of those types prone to drinking and posting. Drunk dialing looks pretty tame by comparison to pissing off your entire social network all at once. With social media, it’s easy to be able to maintain a relationship with distant friends and family. But it also can be quite useful, because a large personal network can be incredibly valuable […]

Author: John Corcoran

John Corcoran is an attorney and former Writer in the Clinton White House, and founder of SmartBusinessRevolution.com. You can download his free, 52-page ebook, How to Build Income in 14 Days by Building Relationships with Influencers, Even if you Hate Networking

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Starting A Small Business? Avoid These 5 Dumb Mistakes New Small Businesses Make.

Like many new entrepreneurs, I made a lot of dumb mistakes when I started my business. I worked too long hours. I neglected my family. I spent too much time on stuff that didn’t matter. I had many ups and downs in those early months. Although I had done a lot of preparation, there are certain lessons you can only learn through doing it for yourself. For example, I didn’t give myself enough time after I quit my previous 9-to-5 job to get my new business set up. I went straight from my old job right into my new job. I put boxes down and two years later, I’m embarrassed to admit that a few of them are sitting in the same places. I could […]

Author: John Corcoran

John Corcoran is an attorney and former Writer in the Clinton White House, and founder of SmartBusinessRevolution.com. You can download his free, 52-page ebook, How to Build Income in 14 Days by Building Relationships with Influencers, Even if you Hate Networking

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