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The 24-Minute Morning Routine That Will Make You an Entrepreneurial Rock Star

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

Nationally Recognized Speaker, Thought Leader, Influencer and Author
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7 Risks Every Entrepreneur Must Take

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Brian Honigman

8 Ways to Better Market Yourself on LinkedIn

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Chip R. Bell

Who Really Runs Your Enterprise?

Keynote Speaker, Author and Customer-Loyalty Consultant
Deborah Mitchell

3 Questions to Ask to Determine If You Are a Good Leader

CEO & Founder, Deborah Mitchell Media Associates
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What Biggie Smalls's Accountant Taught Me About Life

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The Startup Marketer's Guide to Sponsored Online Content
Sponsored Content

The Startup Marketer's Guide to Sponsored Online Content

Through paid media, business owners can realize a regular stream of site visitors, expanded consumer awareness and customer leads.
Matthew Kammerer
Find Your Passion But Embrace the Numbers
Cash-Flow Management

Find Your Passion But Embrace the Numbers

Entrepreneurs launch businesses for lofty reasons but stay in business by grappling with the nitty-gritty.
Leslie Barber
Are Business Ethics at a Low Ebb?
Ethics

Are Business Ethics at a Low Ebb?

The fate of startups could eventually be tied to their ability to respect not only customers, partners and employees but also the broader interests of society.
Andrew Keen
Tim Cook Says the Apple Watch Will Be Available in April
Apple Watch

Tim Cook Says the Apple Watch Will Be Available in April

During the company's earnings call, the CEO said development of the smartwatch is on track.
If You Want Great Results, You Need to Be Committed
Success Strategies

If You Want Great Results, You Need to Be Committed

Having an interest is good, but it won't get you very far. The same goes for the people who work for you.
Joe Judson
You Can Sidestep the Midlife Crisis By Taking the Midlife Leap Instead
Entrepreneurs

You Can Sidestep the Midlife Crisis By Taking the Midlife Leap Instead

No sports car can take you back to your youth but you can leverage your unique past for a better future.
Christopher Hawker
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
Jump Start Your Business With This 5-Step Tool
Grow Your Business

Jump Start Your Business With This 5-Step Tool

Utilizing cycle-time reduction can hit the trifecta of improvements.
Doug and Polly White
Yahoo to Spin Off Alibaba Stake Into New Company
Yahoo

Yahoo to Spin Off Alibaba Stake Into New Company

The tax-free spinoff is a response to shareholder pressure.
For Your Marketing Efforts to Succeed, You Need to Overcome These 3 Hurdles
Marketing

For Your Marketing Efforts to Succeed, You Need to Overcome These 3 Hurdles

By using the correct data, companies can provide more personalized, more targeted content to create strong, lasting engagement.
Loss of Snow Days May Create the Next Generation of Remote Workers
Remote Workers

Loss of Snow Days May Create the Next Generation of Remote Workers

Students studying at home with tech tools during storms learn important skills. Companies can also encourage working outside the office to avoid lost productivity in inclement weather.
Shannon Belew
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
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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.
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.
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.
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.
Due Diligence on Accelerators -- What Entrepreneurs Need to Know
Accelerators

Due Diligence on Accelerators -- What Entrepreneurs Need to Know

Before you commit to a program, understand what's expected of you and what you'll be offered in return.

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The Startup Marketer's Guide to Sponsored Online Content
Sponsored Content

The Startup Marketer's Guide to Sponsored Online Content

Through paid media, business owners can realize a regular stream of site visitors, expanded consumer awareness and customer leads.
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.