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10 Behaviors of Genuine People

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How CEOs Can Prevent the Scourge of Isolation

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10 Habits You Should Ditch Now to Bring Productivity to an All-Time High

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4 Must-Have Ecommerce Automations

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7 Tips for Managing Your Schedule Like a Pro

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The 5 Types of Entrepreneurs

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Jacqueline Whitmore

Top 10 Ways to Make Your Presentations More Memorable

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Deborah Mitchell

5 Worst Offenders That Drive Visitors Away From Your Website

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

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5 Reasons Business Cards Still Matter

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Is Kickstarter Right for Your Business?
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Is Kickstarter Right for Your Business?

Don't let a crowdfunding calamity happen to you.
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15 Secrets of Really Persuasive People
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15 Secrets of Really Persuasive People

Whether you're convincing someone to invest in your startup or your boss to let you take on a project, persuasion is a skill that's instrumental to your success in life.
Travis Bradberry
Strategies for Saying No: When and How to Turn Down Opportunities
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Strategies for Saying No: When and How to Turn Down Opportunities

Learn how to step back from opportunities without closing doors.
Brian Honigman
6 Tips to Build a Business That Will Last Decades
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6 Tips to Build a Business That Will Last Decades

The founder of 50-year-old Crown Worldwide discusses the fundamentals that helped keep the company growing since its founding in 1965.
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You Can't Be Afraid to Make the Jump to Become a Franchisee
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You Can't Be Afraid to Make the Jump to Become a Franchisee

Amit Patel spills on why he became a Subway and Maui Wowi franchisee.
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The Top 5 Ecommerce Trends You Should Look Out For
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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
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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.
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7 Public Speaking Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs
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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
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3 Ways to Increase Customer Loyalty

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

The first day on the job is just the beginning.
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3 Reasons to Say 'See Ya' to the Time-Honored Timesheet
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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.
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5 Tips for Staving Off Stress -- at Work and in Life
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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.
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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.
Andrew Medal
How CEOs Can Prevent the Scourge of Isolation
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How CEOs Can Prevent the Scourge of Isolation

Heads of companies are sheltered in the C suite. Here's how to break out of the Fortress of Solitude.
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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.
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The Anatomy of a Winning Business Pitch
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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
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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
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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.
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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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Crowdfunding

Is Kickstarter Right for Your Business?

Don't let a crowdfunding calamity happen to you.
15 Secrets of Really Persuasive People
Persuasion

15 Secrets of Really Persuasive People

Whether you're convincing someone to invest in your startup or your boss to let you take on a project, persuasion is a skill that's instrumental to your success in life.
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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.
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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
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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.