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20 Reasons to Start Your Own Business

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How to Prioritize When Everything Is a Priority

Have you ever felt the stress of everything-is-important-so-everything-has-to-be-done-but-I-can't-do-it-all? Sure you have.
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Why Pizza Hut Expects to Set a Sales Record on Thanksgiving Eve

For pizza chains, the day before Thanksgiving is one of the five busiest days of the year.
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Google Creative Lab's Robert Wong On the Power of Empathy in Tech Advertising
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Google Creative Lab's Robert Wong On the Power of Empathy in Tech Advertising

The head of Google's in-house creative agency says any tech startup can install practices from the Creative Lab to launch winning campaigns.
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5 Low-Tech Ways to Throttle Time-Sucking Mobile Devices So You Can Concentrate
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5 Low-Tech Ways to Throttle Time-Sucking Mobile Devices So You Can Concentrate

Sometimes, the killer productivity app is the off switch.
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Welcome Back to the Blow-Off Economy. Yay?
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Welcome Back to the Blow-Off Economy. Yay?

The economy is picking up again, and most businesses are on stronger ground. That usually leads to one thing.
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Waze Co-Founder Says New Startup Is the 'Robin Hood of Wall Street Fees'
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Waze Co-Founder Says New Startup Is the 'Robin Hood of Wall Street Fees'

Uri Levine's new company strives to put money back into the hands of investors and consumers.
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Why This Entrepreneur Hates the Holidays
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Why This Entrepreneur Hates the Holidays

How do you deal with time off when you're obsessed with work?
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You're Either an Entrepreneur or You're Not. There Is No In-Between.
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You're Either an Entrepreneur or You're Not. There Is No In-Between.

Shahid Hashmi is an entrepreneur through and through, as the franchisee of 40 Popeye's, two Burger Kings and one ZIPS Dry Cleaning.
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Why You Should Treat Every Day Like Thanksgiving
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Why You Should Treat Every Day Like Thanksgiving

There's a big return on investment for expressing gratitude regularly.
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Great Entrepreneurs, Questionable Health -- 4 Steps to Founder Fitness
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Great Entrepreneurs, Questionable Health -- 4 Steps to Founder Fitness

Financial lessons can be reinterpreted for achieving better personal health and in so doing racking up better business outcomes.
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10 Do's and Don'ts for Moderating a Panel Discussion
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10 Do's and Don'ts for Moderating a Panel Discussion

Moderators are never the star but, if they do their job well, every member of the panel will feel like one.
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4 Strategies to Stop Shopping Cart Abandonment on Mobile
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4 Strategies to Stop Shopping Cart Abandonment on Mobile

So close, yet so far. With the holidays around the corner, it's time to reevaluate and re-engage these potential purchasers.
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5 Ways to Leverage Your Social-Media Following to Close Sales
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5 Ways to Leverage Your Social-Media Following to Close Sales

Once you've done the work to build a following, it only takes imagination to dream up new ways to capitalize.
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When Does It Make Sense to Pay Employees Above the Average?
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When Does It Make Sense to Pay Employees Above the Average?

There are two criteria you must consider before seeking a highly skilled worker.
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A Pitch Deck Containing These 15 Slides Is More Likely to Get the Money
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A Pitch Deck Containing These 15 Slides Is More Likely to Get the Money

By playing up the what, who, why and how, investors will have a better idea of why they should partner with your company.
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5 Thoughts that Crush Success
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5 Thoughts that Crush Success

Change your self-talk to lead you to triumph in business.
Multiply the Trust Factor Inside Your Organization
Managing Employees

Multiply the Trust Factor Inside Your Organization

These 10 principles will go a long way toward enhancing employees' commitment to the company.
The 3 Decisions That Will Change Your Financial Life
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The 3 Decisions That Will Change Your Financial Life

Tony Robbins shares insights from his just-published book, Money Master the Game, about how a trio of choices frame your outlook and influence your chances at success.
How to Stay Focused: Train Your Brain
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How to Stay Focused: Train Your Brain

Understand how your brain reacts to distractions and use these three tips to help you stay focused and get things done.
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Entrepreneurs, Ready to Capitalize on Small Business Saturday?

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Great Entrepreneurs, Questionable Health -- 4 Steps to Founder Fitness
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Great Entrepreneurs, Questionable Health -- 4 Steps to Founder Fitness

Financial lessons can be reinterpreted for achieving better personal health and in so doing racking up better business outcomes.
4 Techniques for Crafting a Mission Statement Worth Remembering
Mission Statement

4 Techniques for Crafting a Mission Statement Worth Remembering

A meaningful rendition can distinguish a company from its competitors, suggest potential directions for future growth and provide team members with a common goal.
4 New Year's Resolutions You Could Start Tomorrow
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4 New Year's Resolutions You Could Start Tomorrow

Here are four productivity ideas to put into practice ahead of time and gain a head start on 2015.
How to Turn an Underperformer Into an Ideal Employee
Managing Employees

How to Turn an Underperformer Into an Ideal Employee

A good leader will address problematic behaviors to give the person a chance to improve.
5 Ways to Promote Yourself at Work Without Bragging
Office Etiquette

5 Ways to Promote Yourself at Work Without Bragging

A team of executive coaches sound off on the tricky practice of sharing news of professional accomplishments at work.