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How CEOs Can Prevent the Scourge of Isolation

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The 5 Types of Entrepreneurs

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Top 10 Ways to Make Your Presentations More Memorable

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5 Employee Types You Should Recognize to Enhance Your IT Security Policies

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The 5 Best Pitch Tactics I Heard as an Angel Investor

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The Top 5 Ecommerce Trends You Should Look Out For
Technology

The Top 5 Ecommerce Trends You Should Look Out For

This year could be huge: Improving the customer experience is key.
Jan Verleur
4 Ways to Get C-Suite Executives to Notice You Online
Presentations

4 Ways to Get C-Suite Executives to Notice You Online

Presenting your product at this level is a completely different type of sales strategy.
Peter Daisyme
7 Public Speaking Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs
Public Speaking

7 Public Speaking Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs

Learn from the best to improve your skills and help you position yourself as an authority in the industry.
Jonathan Li
3 Ways to Increase Customer Loyalty
Customer Loyalty

3 Ways to Increase Customer Loyalty

People remain committed to a brand they feel a connection to.
Dave Thompson
Onboarding: 5 Steps to Get New Salespeople Up to Speed
Managing Employees

Onboarding: 5 Steps to Get New Salespeople Up to Speed

The first day on the job is just the beginning.
Dave Mattson
3 Reasons to Say 'See Ya' to the Time-Honored Timesheet
Time Management

3 Reasons to Say 'See Ya' to the Time-Honored Timesheet

The outdated method of tracking an employee's work day is a waste of time for all involved.
Matt Straz
5 Tips for Staving Off Stress -- at Work and in Life
Stress Management

5 Tips for Staving Off Stress -- at Work and in Life

Although your lifestyle may have you thinking otherwise, your body isn't designed to experience anxiety 24/7.
Matthew Pollard
3 Must-Haves to Raising Money Without a Product
Investors

3 Must-Haves to Raising Money Without a Product

Yes, it's completely possible to win the backing of investors without something physical to show.
Andrew Medal
5 Worst Offenders That Drive Visitors Away From Your Website
Websites

5 Worst Offenders That Drive Visitors Away From Your Website

There's a big chance that it's not your brand that's the problem, but the way you present it online.
Deborah Mitchell
Tesla Is About to Announce a Mysterious New Product
Tesla

Tesla Is About to Announce a Mysterious New Product

Details are sparse, but the unveiling is slated for April 30th.
Laura Entis
How to Talk to Your Angriest Customers
Customer Service

How to Talk to Your Angriest Customers

Oftentimes, a negative experience can be salvaged and turned into an opportunity.
Gregory Ciotti
5 Employee Types You Should Recognize to Enhance Your IT Security Policies
Security

5 Employee Types You Should Recognize to Enhance Your IT Security Policies

From "Mr. Feet on the Ground" to "Ms. Head in the Cloud," these employee personalities help you find the holes in your system.
Tom Smith
After Zayn Malik Leaves One Direction, Heartbroken Fans Ask for Time Off of Work
Managing Employees

After Zayn Malik Leaves One Direction, Heartbroken Fans Ask for Time Off of Work

Would you give an employee compassionate leave to mourn the departure of pop star Zayn Malik?
Kate Taylor
5 Reasons Business Cards Still Matter
Business Cards

5 Reasons Business Cards Still Matter

With everything going digital, it's comforting to know this old school tradition will stick around.
Jonathan Long
Why I Don't Want to Have Coffee With You
Time Management

Why I Don't Want to Have Coffee With You

Unless, of course, you fall into one of these five categories. My time is limited, after all.
Gene Marks
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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.
When Workplace 'Slackers' Derail the Cohesion of a Team
Managing Employees

When Workplace 'Slackers' Derail the Cohesion of a Team

See the five ways these ne'er-do-wells imperil company 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.
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.
6 Steps to Launching Your Social Sales Campaign on LinkedIn (Infographic)
Sales

6 Steps to Launching Your Social Sales Campaign on LinkedIn (Infographic)

Selling via social media cuts down on dreaded cold calls and drives up sales. Here's how to get started fast.

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3 Must-Haves to Raising Money Without a Product
Investors

3 Must-Haves to Raising Money Without a Product

Yes, it's completely possible to win the backing of investors without something physical to show.
9 Startup Ideas That Were Ahead of Their Time
Innovation

9 Startup Ideas That Were Ahead of Their Time

In the technology industry, the only thing worse than being wrong is being early.
4 Signs You're Doing All the Wrong Things as an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneur Mindset

4 Signs You're Doing All the Wrong Things as an Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurs sometimes do stupid things. Here's what you should avoid, starting right now.
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.