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10 Behaviors of Genuine People

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When Are You Actually Ready to Launch a Startup?

President of Peter S. Cohan & Associates
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3 Principles of Video Games That Can Make You a Better Entrepreneur

Former Journalist, Current PR Guy (wielding an MBA)
Jacqueline Whitmore

The Best Way to Network on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn

Author, Etiquette Expert and Founder of The Protocol School of Palm Beach
Larry Alton

5 Habits That Are Destroying Your Ability to Lead

Freelance Writer & Former Entrepreneur
S. Chris Edmonds

Institute 'Spring Training' for Your Business

CEO & Founder, The Purposeful Culture Group
Matthew Toren

3 Dirty Little Habits That Will Kill Your Entrepreneurial Dreams

Serial Entrepreneur, Mentor and co-founder of YoungEntrepreneur.com

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4 Things a Data Scientist Can Do for Entrepreneurs
Big Data

4 Things a Data Scientist Can Do for Entrepreneurs

Virtually every type of company can benefit from a skilled data scientist.
Michael Li
Apple's Tim Cook on Leadership: 'The Most Important Data Points Are People'
Leadership

Apple's Tim Cook on Leadership: 'The Most Important Data Points Are People'

Cook, who took over for Steve Jobs in 2011, stresses that CEOs need to make swift decisions.
Laura Entis
Consider These 5 Factors Before Making Your Next Big Decision
Decision Making

Consider These 5 Factors Before Making Your Next Big Decision

With the increase in abundance and the rate at which information travels, decision-makers are left facing an onslaught of pressure against unexpected and uncontrollable forces.
Jeff Boss
'Anti-Ball Crushing' Pants Are Putting Lululemon on the Menswear Map
Fashion

'Anti-Ball Crushing' Pants Are Putting Lululemon on the Menswear Map

The wildly popular item 'gives you and the family jewels room to breathe,' Lululemon says.
Geoff Weiss
6 Ways to Make Your Intern Program a Success
Interns

6 Ways to Make Your Intern Program a Success

With intern season just around the corner, ensure your program is an educational experience that can make also make an impact on your company.
Jon Elvekrog
How One Company's Light Bulb Moment Improved Skateboard Safety
Wacky Business Ideas

How One Company's Light Bulb Moment Improved Skateboard Safety

Skateboarders stay safe with customizable adhesive lights.
Michelle Goodman
How Eating Chocolate Chip Cookies With My Dad Taught Me to Analyze Business
Startup Basics

How Eating Chocolate Chip Cookies With My Dad Taught Me to Analyze Business

As my father and I enjoyed a snack, he provided me with a simple lesson I have never forgotten.
Stephen Key
Can You Face the 6 Hard Truths of Entrepreneurship?
Failure

Can You Face the 6 Hard Truths of Entrepreneurship?

You should first examine your ability to handle uncertainty and, yes, failure.
Eran Dror
30 Inspirational Quotes for Entrepreneurs (Infographic)
Inspiration

30 Inspirational Quotes for Entrepreneurs (Infographic)

Check out these snippets of business advice from entrepreneurs including Warren Buffett, Thomas Edison and Steve Jobs.
Kate Taylor
How Your Small Business Can Use Social Media to Boost Sales
Online Marketing

How Your Small Business Can Use Social Media to Boost Sales

Five strategies to offer consumers a seamless online purchasing experience.
The 5 Best Pitch Tactics I Heard as an Angel Investor
Pitching investors

The 5 Best Pitch Tactics I Heard as an Angel Investor

The best pitches tend to incorporate these elements.
Zeynep Ilgaz
How Much Do Data Breaches Cost Big Companies? Shockingly Little.
Security

How Much Do Data Breaches Cost Big Companies? Shockingly Little.

From Sony to Target, big companies that were hacked felt barely a dent to their bottom line, an analysis reveals.
Robert Hackett
Your Next Family Member May Be ... A Robot
Robots

Your Next Family Member May Be ... A Robot

Robots are about to get a lot more personal.
Cadie Thompson
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.
What's Angering Amazon?: Your Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

What's Angering Amazon?: Your Weekly News Roundup

Why Amazon is frustrated at U.S. regulators and a notable VC weighs in on the potential tech bubble.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
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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.
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.
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.
3 Great Ways to Create an Emotional Bond with Customers
Customer Engagement

3 Great Ways to Create an Emotional Bond with Customers

Entrepreneurs can try to woo clients by building a relationship and in the process score better sales and repeat business.

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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.
5 Lessons on Being Wrong
Leadership

5 Lessons on Being Wrong

Your first choice is rarely the optimal choice.