Featured Contributors

Jesse Torres

How Opportunistic Investors Shine: They Might Even Enter the Glitter Bomb Business

Nationally Recognized Speaker, Thought Leader, Influencer and Author
Tom Gimbel

7 Ways Leaders Can Achieve Big Wins

Founder and CEO of LaSalle Network
John Brubaker

How History and Adversity Pushed an Entrepreneur to Shark Tank Success

Performance Consultant, Speaker & Award-Winning Author
Andrew Medal

What Biggie Smalls's Accountant Taught Me About Life

Serial Entrepreneur, Digital Strategist, Web Designer, Author, Volunteer
John Rampton

5 Ways Dreamers Can Become Doers

Entrepreneur and Connector
Martin Zwilling

To Investors, Startups Without Business Plans Are Expensive Hobbies

Veteran startup mentor, executive, blogger, author, tech professional, and Angel...
Stephen Key

Don't Let the Fear of Your Idea Being Stolen Hold You Back

Co-Founder of inventRight; Author of One Simple Idea Series

Latest

Make Performance Reviews Less Dreadful With These 5 Tips
Performance Reviews

Make Performance Reviews Less Dreadful With These 5 Tips

If your process has lost its way, employees will be on edge and your company will see barely any benefits from reviews.
Andre Lavoie
Close Deals Faster With These 5 Steps
Sales

Close Deals Faster With These 5 Steps

The sales process is finding out who the buyer is, what they want to buy, why they want to buy it and what you can do to fulfill that want.
Grant Cardone
Keep Your Customers as Close as Family
Customer Relationship

Keep Your Customers as Close as Family

At your business, aim for the type of intimacy offered at a neighborhood coffee shop or bar where everyone knows your name.
Chuck Cohn
NFL Launches First Official YouTube Channel Days Before Super Bowl Kickoff
YouTube

NFL Launches First Official YouTube Channel Days Before Super Bowl Kickoff

After years of fiercely protecting its content, the NFL has reached a deal with YouTube to distribute game previews, highlights, recaps and more.
Geoff Weiss
Cut Through the Online Noise. 5 Publicity Tips From a PR Pro.
Public Relations

Cut Through the Online Noise. 5 Publicity Tips From a PR Pro.

Technology makes it easier to communicate but getting press can be tough. Here are pointers on how to break through the clutter and stand out.
Jon Bier
6 Better Responses to a Bad Review Than Yelling or Sulking
Online Reputation Management

6 Better Responses to a Bad Review Than Yelling or Sulking

Somebody trashing your company online is hurtful and infuriating but responding that way makes the situation worse.
Cris Burnam
The Five Pillars of a Secure Business
Sponsor Provided Content

The Five Pillars of a Secure Business

Selecting the right security protocol for your small business can be overwhelming, but doing so helps lend stabilization to a risky and ever-changing office environment.
ADT
The Best Careers for Your Personality Type (Infographic)
Personality

The Best Careers for Your Personality Type (Infographic)

Calling all introverts, extroverts, and everything in between: here's what your Myers-Briggs type says about what kind of job suits you best.
Kate Taylor
Expert Advice: 5 Questions That Create a Strong Management Section for Your Business Plan
Business Plans

Expert Advice: 5 Questions That Create a Strong Management Section for Your Business Plan

A business plan pro reveals his best tips for developing a management section that shows readers exactly why your business will succeed.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
The Not-to-Do List -- 7 Habits That Are Sabotaging Your Productivity and Happiness
Habits

The Not-to-Do List -- 7 Habits That Are Sabotaging Your Productivity and Happiness

Here's a roundup of the best things to avoid to achieve work results and better peace of mind. Discover growth through subtraction.
John Meyer
5 Ways to Keep Your Eyes on Your Goals
Goal setting

5 Ways to Keep Your Eyes on Your Goals

Whatever your goal may be, it's imperative that you learn how to keep your focus engaged.
Joey Pomerenke
Scientists Can 3-D Print a New Windpipe on a $2,500 Desktop Machine
3-D printing

Scientists Can 3-D Print a New Windpipe on a $2,500 Desktop Machine

Doctors at a New York-based research institute are combining 3-D printed cartilage with living cells to manufacture trachea replacements.
Catherine Clifford
How This App Is Making Networking Less Work
Networking

How This App Is Making Networking Less Work

A one-stop networking tool called Discover.ly shows people their email recipients' social-media updates in one sidebar.
Matt Villano
6 Best Practices for Working from Home
Work From Home

6 Best Practices for Working from Home

When your office is located where you reside, productivity can go out the window. Or things are just too quiet. Here's how to maximize the benefits.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Why Every Startup Needs a Press Kit
Publicity

Why Every Startup Needs a Press Kit

Press kits eliminate as much of the effort that would otherwise go into journalism as possible. Here is how to ensure your kit is top-notch.
Jim Glade and Andrew Wight
Show More Stories

How to

How Opportunistic Investors Shine: They Might Even Enter the Glitter Bomb Business
Entrepreneurs

How Opportunistic Investors Shine: They Might Even Enter the Glitter Bomb Business

Find out the quick path to launch of a daring cadre of startup leaders, including the owner of the new company, SparkleSlap.com.
7.1 Steps to Create Multiple Streams of Income
Wealth

7.1 Steps to Create Multiple Streams of Income

Serial entrepreneur Hal Elrod gives his personal formula for achieving greater financial security through diversified revenue sources.
When Building an Online Brand, Start With the Foundation
Personal Branding

When Building an Online Brand, Start With the Foundation

If you can't clearly define your mission and vision then there's nothing for you to build on.
7 Tips for an Investment Pitch That Excites and Inspires
Raising Capital

7 Tips for an Investment Pitch That Excites and Inspires

Seeking your first round of capital can be a daunting task. Here's how to effectively position your venture by telling a compelling story that will entice investors.
Cut Through the Complexity of Selling Your Company
Selling a Business

Cut Through the Complexity of Selling Your Company

Ensure that personal-wealth planning does not take a backseat to the business transaction.

Lists

Keep Your Customers as Close as Family
Customer Relationship

Keep Your Customers as Close as Family

At your business, aim for the type of intimacy offered at a neighborhood coffee shop or bar where everyone knows your name.
Cut Through the Online Noise. 5 Publicity Tips From a PR Pro.
Public Relations

Cut Through the Online Noise. 5 Publicity Tips From a PR Pro.

Technology makes it easier to communicate but getting press can be tough. Here are pointers on how to break through the clutter and stand out.
The Not-to-Do List -- 7 Habits That Are Sabotaging Your Productivity and Happiness
Habits

The Not-to-Do List -- 7 Habits That Are Sabotaging Your Productivity and Happiness

Here's a roundup of the best things to avoid to achieve work results and better peace of mind. Discover growth through subtraction.
6 Best Practices for Working from Home
Work From Home

6 Best Practices for Working from Home

When your office is located where you reside, productivity can go out the window. Or things are just too quiet. Here's how to maximize the benefits.
These Are the Top 10 In-Demand Jobs
Careers

These Are the Top 10 In-Demand Jobs

The healthcare and technology industries tied for the most openings.