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3 Dirty Little Habits That Will Kill Your Entrepreneurial Dreams

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The 5 Best Pitch Tactics I Heard as an Angel Investor

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10 Behaviors of Genuine People

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Stop Reacting and Start Responding

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Jimmy Daly

4 Revolutionary Behavioral Email Marketing Ideas

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5 Weekend Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs

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4 Tips to Wire Your Brain for Entrepreneurial Wisdom

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6 Steps to Starting a Business From Zero

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How Levi's Became a Brand With Staying Power
Branding

How Levi's Became a Brand With Staying Power

With 162 years under its belt, the denim company knows a thing or two about great branding.
At What Age Do Our Intellectual Abilities Peak?
Entrepreneurs

At What Age Do Our Intellectual Abilities Peak?

The answer is more complex than you may think.
Laura Entis
TaskRabbit CEO: What This Manager Won't Delegate
Taskrabbit

TaskRabbit CEO: What This Manager Won't Delegate

The founder of TaskRabbit says there are some office jobs that will always require her special attention -- no matter how much her startup grows.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Success vs. Happiness: Don't Be Fooled Into Thinking They're the Same
Success

Success vs. Happiness: Don't Be Fooled Into Thinking They're the Same

These words are interchanged so often we've forgotten what they really mean.
Sarah Vermunt
How This Franchisee Runs More Than 275 Restaurants
Franchise Players

How This Franchisee Runs More Than 275 Restaurants

Aslam Khan is still actively involved in running his Church's Chicken, Long John silvers and Hardees locations across the U.S.
Kate Taylor
This One Word Is the Key to Sales Success
Sales Strategies

This One Word Is the Key to Sales Success

If there was one word for salespeople and business owners to embrace it would be this one.
Alice Myerhoff
3 Ways IT Innovation is Changing the Game for Small Businesses
technology innovation

3 Ways IT Innovation is Changing the Game for Small Businesses

The ability to invest in IT organically allows an organization to scale at pace, keeping them competitive in the market without breaking the bank.
Lou Ennuso
4 Things to Consider Before You Get a PR Team
Public Relations

4 Things to Consider Before You Get a PR Team

How to know if you're really ready for the media coverage you crave.
Matthew Bretzius
Kleiner Perkins Cleared of Gender Bias in Pao Case; Jury Ordered to Deliberate Retaliation Claim
Legal Issues

Kleiner Perkins Cleared of Gender Bias in Pao Case; Jury Ordered to Deliberate Retaliation Claim

A California jury was ordered to resume deliberations on one of the four claims brought by Pao against the VC firm.
Top Predictions for Hiring and Retaining Software Developers
Technology

Top Predictions for Hiring and Retaining Software Developers

Whether you run a small business or a multinational enterprise, recruiting these all-stars will be top priority.
Vivek Ravisankar
An Entrepreneur's American Dream in 5 Quotes
Entrepreneurs

An Entrepreneur's American Dream in 5 Quotes

Today, it's more about working for yourself than white picket fences.
John Rampton
Think Bigger: Social Entrepreneurship's Critical Need for Accelerators
Social Entrepreneurs

Think Bigger: Social Entrepreneurship's Critical Need for Accelerators

Despite immense needs, impact investing can make a real difference across the globe.
Benjamin Geyerhahn
Money Talks: Alternative Financing Might Be Right for Your Business
Financing

Money Talks: Alternative Financing Might Be Right for Your Business

Skipping the bank is now easier -- and more popular -- than ever.
Stephen Sheinbaum
Tired of Plugging Your Gadgets In to Charge? One Day You Could Power Them With Lasers.
Far Out Tech

Tired of Plugging Your Gadgets In to Charge? One Day You Could Power Them With Lasers.

Let there be light, the laserbeam kind that could end the constant battle to keep your smartphone battery from dying.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Mobile, the Majority Platform for Video, Will Overcome Its Technical Pitfalls
Mobile Marketing

Mobile, the Majority Platform for Video, Will Overcome Its Technical Pitfalls

Expect mobile to be tomorrow's main act in video and TV consumption, and by extension, advertising.
Caitlin Spaan
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When Workplace 'Slackers' Derail the Cohesion of a Team
Productivity

When Workplace 'Slackers' Derail the Cohesion of a Team

See the five ways these ne'er-do-wells imperil company success.
The Anatomy of a Winning Business Pitch
Pitches

The Anatomy of a Winning Business Pitch

Here's a breakdown of what a pitch includes and why it works, using a real-life example. Read and learn.
The 5 Most Popular TED Talks of All Time
TED

The 5 Most Popular TED Talks of All Time

They don't call them "ideas worth spreading" for nothing. These are the best of the best.
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.
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.

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Kleiner Perkins Cleared of Gender Bias in Pao Case; Jury Ordered to Deliberate Retaliation Claim
Legal Issues

Kleiner Perkins Cleared of Gender Bias in Pao Case; Jury Ordered to Deliberate Retaliation Claim

A California jury was ordered to resume deliberations on one of the four claims brought by Pao against the VC firm.
3 Horrible Press Release Habits to Break
Media Coverage

3 Horrible Press Release Habits to Break

Your professors bear some blame; they lauded florid writing and set minimum lengths for papers. Here are a few salient points for crafting tighter releases.
Get Some Real Advice For God's Sake
Advice

Get Some Real Advice For God's Sake

Always seek advice from those who've been in the same boat as you and successfully navigated those treacherous waters.
How the Beauty Industry Continues to Crack the Bro Code
Beauty Businesses

How the Beauty Industry Continues to Crack the Bro Code

Startups and established brands alike are trying to lure men to the world of beauty, but the CEO of Dollar Shave Club says some hand-holding is required.
4 Examples of Bad Email Manners
Email Marketing

4 Examples of Bad Email Manners

Huge, unsolicited attachments and pretending you know someone you don't are among this writer's no-nos.