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Peter S. Cohan

When Are You Actually Ready to Launch a Startup?

President of Peter S. Cohan & Associates
Steve Tobak

10 Behaviors of Genuine People

Author and Managing Partner, Invisor Consulting
S. Chris Edmonds

Institute 'Spring Training' for Your Business

CEO & Founder, The Purposeful Culture Group
Larry Alton

5 Habits That Are Destroying Your Ability to Lead

Freelance Writer & Former Entrepreneur
Jacqueline Whitmore

The Best Way to Network on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn

Author, Etiquette Expert and Founder of The Protocol School of Palm Beach
Alex Iskold

7 Tips for Managing Your Schedule Like a Pro

Entrepreneur, Investor, Managing Director of Techstars in NYC

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Pebble Time Hits $20 Million on Kickstarter
Pebble

Pebble Time Hits $20 Million on Kickstarter

It's the fastest-funded project and also the most funded -- by far.
Jason Fell
Treat Your Employees Well -- They Are Your Best Brand Ambassadors
Employee loyalty

Treat Your Employees Well -- They Are Your Best Brand Ambassadors

Involve them in new product launches and keep them "in the loop."
Karen Mishra
6 Ways to Be More Productive by Working Less
Balancing Your Worklife

6 Ways to Be More Productive by Working Less

Ironically, scheduling breaks and walks outside actually helps you accomplish more.
Spencer Blackman
3 Key Lessons for My Kids About Becoming Entrepreneurs
Leadership

3 Key Lessons for My Kids About Becoming Entrepreneurs

Because when the time comes for them to enter the working world, I want them to be damn good leaders.
David Mandell
3 Dirty Little Habits That Will Kill Your Entrepreneurial Dreams
Problem Behaviors

3 Dirty Little Habits That Will Kill Your Entrepreneurial Dreams

If it seems like everyone else is succeeding but you -- you might be sabotaging your success with these bad behaviors.
Matthew Toren
The Golden Age: How the PR Industry Is Coming Into its Own
Public Relations

The Golden Age: How the PR Industry Is Coming Into its Own

Technology is helping to bring public relations out of the shadowy realm between marketing and advertising.
Jennifer Connelly
Employee Wellness Programs Are Due for an Overhaul
Workplace Wellness

Employee Wellness Programs Are Due for an Overhaul

The secret to increased participation is to move it out of the office.
Lorna Borenstein
4 Tips to Wire Your Brain for Entrepreneurial Wisdom
mindfulness

4 Tips to Wire Your Brain for Entrepreneurial Wisdom

Developing mental stamina helps us manage uncertainty, improves relationships and increases well being.
Terri Egan and Suzanne Lahl
Indiana Governor Signs Religious Freedom Law, Sparking Debates That Echo the Hobby Lobby Dispute
Legal

Indiana Governor Signs Religious Freedom Law, Sparking Debates That Echo the Hobby Lobby Dispute

While supporters say the law protects small business owners' religious freedom, critics say it will allow for discrimination against gay customers and drive business out of the state.
Kate Taylor
The One Simple Communications Solution That Can Help Your Startup Win Against the Big Guys
Cloud computing

The One Simple Communications Solution That Can Help Your Startup Win Against the Big Guys

Cloud-based systems are an agile, multi-modal tool for better customer relationship management.
Curtis Peterson
10 Starbucks Frappuccinos You Can't Buy in America
Starbucks

10 Starbucks Frappuccinos You Can't Buy in America

As the famous drink celebrates its 20th birthday, check out where in the world you can buy flavors such as cheesecake and red bean.
Kate Taylor
4 Revolutionary Behavioral Email Marketing Ideas
Email Marketing

4 Revolutionary Behavioral Email Marketing Ideas

Stop guessing who to email and what to say.
Jimmy Daly
8 Tips to Watch Your Waistline at the Office
Lifestyle

8 Tips to Watch Your Waistline at the Office

Weight gain and health problems aren't inevitable consequences of cube life.
Natasha Withers
RadioShack Rescue Deal Dogged by Fights, Demands for New Auction
Bankruptcy

RadioShack Rescue Deal Dogged by Fights, Demands for New Auction

The plan to keep 1,740 stores open was attacked by the bankrupt retailer's top creditor, a failed bidder who called the auction a sham and sought a new sale.
The Surprising Benefits of Laughter
Productivity

The Surprising Benefits of Laughter

That case of the giggles is good for more than the obvious ab workout.
Laura Entis
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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.
3 Steps to the Perfect 3-Minute Pitch
Elevator pitch

3 Steps to the Perfect 3-Minute Pitch

Whether you're looking for partners, investors or guidance, you need to be able to communicate a succinct summary of your startup's value.
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.
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.
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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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.
7 Tips for Staying Balanced in Business and Life
Work-Life Balance

7 Tips for Staying Balanced in Business and Life

As an entrepreneur, one of the most important things you can do for your success is establish an effective life-business balance. Here's how to get started.