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4 Apps That Help You Relax, Focus and Sweat

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What Brands Need to Do to Beat the 'Cheap' Perception
Marketing

What Brands Need to Do to Beat the 'Cheap' Perception

Companies need to build a strategy that emphasizes a product's value proposition for the more desirable label of "affordable."
Heberto Calves
Focus Your Creativity on These 6 Things Once You Have Your Business Idea
Creativity

Focus Your Creativity on These 6 Things Once You Have Your Business Idea

The actual inventing may be done, but you're far from finished getting your product out there.
Stephen Key
Microsoft Warns Windows PCs Also Vulnerable to 'Freak' Attacks
Security

Microsoft Warns Windows PCs Also Vulnerable to 'Freak' Attacks

Hundreds of millions of Windows PC users are vulnerable to attacks exploiting the recently uncovered security vulnerability, Microsoft says.
The 8 Most Troubled Industries in the U.S.
Trends

The 8 Most Troubled Industries in the U.S.

Enter at Your Own Risk: From video game rentals to solar panel manufacturing, these sectors are losing business to new technology and international competitors.
Catherine Clifford
4 Winning Beliefs to Help Drive You to Success
Success Strategies

4 Winning Beliefs to Help Drive You to Success

Hard times often call for deeper self-analysis to help excavate new personal insights that determine our willingness to keep on keepin' on.
Jeff Boss
What a Comedian Can Teach You About Running a Business
Leadership

What a Comedian Can Teach You About Running a Business

There is enormous crossover between the skillset required for success in comedy and the one that defines a strong business leader.
Bill Connolly
4 Steps to Help You Prepare for the Fundraising Process
Fundraising

4 Steps to Help You Prepare for the Fundraising Process

Raising capital can go much more smoothly when you come to the table prepared.
Ricky Pelletier
There's Only One Way to Have It All
personal life

There's Only One Way to Have It All

Choosing some things and saying no to others, even if it would be nice have those too, is the secret to staying sane.
Kelsey Ramsden
7 Critical Questions to Contemplate Before You Become an Entrepreneur
Starting a Business

7 Critical Questions to Contemplate Before You Become an Entrepreneur

Before you quit your day job, tax all your friends and investors for money, or max out your credit cards, take this quiz.
Martin Zwilling
Nonprofits, and Businesses, Can Be Self-Sustaining. Just Think 100 Years Ahead.
Sustainability

Nonprofits, and Businesses, Can Be Self-Sustaining. Just Think 100 Years Ahead.

"Everything seems possible in a 100 years, so it's both useful and important to focus the big vision," says the head of a digital agency.
Adam Callinan
Meerkat Was Just a Side Project. Here's How it Became a Viral Sensation.
Pivots

Meerkat Was Just a Side Project. Here's How it Became a Viral Sensation.

Meerkat, which enables users to stream live videos over Twitter, is one of the most buzzed-about apps on the market today.
Geoff Weiss
It's Time to Fall in Love With Your Business Again
Passion

It's Time to Fall in Love With Your Business Again

Keep the passion alive that motivated you to start your business by remembering where you began and celebrating how far you've come.
Chelsea Berler
Headed to SXSW? Here Are Some Crazy Facts About the Conference. (Infographic)
SXSW

Headed to SXSW? Here Are Some Crazy Facts About the Conference. (Infographic)

These fun facts and figures reveal everything from some of the now incredibly successful companies that initially launched at SXSW to what attendees are eating and drinking while in Austin.
Laura Entis
How to Determine Your PTO Policy
Paid Time Off

How to Determine Your PTO Policy

Consider these four factors when deciding what your policy is for paid-time-off.
John Patrick Pullen
Snuggie Maker Wrapped Up in Not-So-Cozy Advertising Fraud Charges
Fraud

Snuggie Maker Wrapped Up in Not-So-Cozy Advertising Fraud Charges

Turns out Allstar's 'buy one, get one free' ad hook was allegedly cloaked in trickery. Now the as-seen-on-TV giant is forking over $8 million to settle charges that it hoodwinked customers.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
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How to Develop a Laser-Like Focus on Building Your New Business
Productivity

How to Develop a Laser-Like Focus on Building Your New Business

The world's most successful people are those who have streamlined their lives to a seamless flow of productivity and focus.
10 Questions to Ask When Firing an Employee
Firing

10 Questions to Ask When Firing an Employee

From how and when to break the news to how to avoid getting sued, here are the pro-tips you need to know when letting an underperformer go.
How to Name a Business
How To

How to Name a Business

What's in a business name? Plenty. Follow this guide to choose a memorable name that will best represent your brand.
10 Mindsets That Will Radically Improve Your Business
Habits

10 Mindsets That Will Radically Improve Your Business

Reframing your thinking can go a long way. A psychologist suggests trying these strategies to get further along the path you've carved out and reach success.
Make Your Waking Hours Work for You
Time Management

Make Your Waking Hours Work for You

Formulating your work schedule is an important prioritization task. Here are four guidelines to keep in mind.

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4 Steps to Help You Prepare for the Fundraising Process
Fundraising

4 Steps to Help You Prepare for the Fundraising Process

Raising capital can go much more smoothly when you come to the table prepared.
5 Pinterest Tips for Crazy-Good Results
Pinterest

5 Pinterest Tips for Crazy-Good Results

The image-sharing site can be one of the best, most up-to-date ways of generating buzz and enthusiasm for your business -- if used correctly.
10 Things Samsung's New Galaxy Phones Can Do That the iPhone Can't
Samsung vs iPhone

10 Things Samsung's New Galaxy Phones Can Do That the iPhone Can't

Rather than cramming tons of new features into the phones, Samsung improved on a few core elements including design, build quality, and the fingerprint sensor.
10 Questions to Ask When Firing an Employee
Firing

10 Questions to Ask When Firing an Employee

From how and when to break the news to how to avoid getting sued, here are the pro-tips you need to know when letting an underperformer go.
What a Dating Experiment Taught This Entrepreneur Turned Reality TV Star
Driving Business - Driving Success

What a Dating Experiment Taught This Entrepreneur Turned Reality TV Star

While searching for romance on Bravo's 'Friends to Lovers,' public relations entrepreneur Kris Ruby also learned a lot about business.