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Tom Gimbel

7 Ways Leaders Can Achieve Big Wins

Founder and CEO of LaSalle Network
John Brubaker

How History and Adversity Pushed an Entrepreneur to Shark Tank Success

Performance Consultant, Speaker & Award-Winning Author
John Rampton

5 Ways Dreamers Can Become Doers

Entrepreneur and Connector
Stephen Key

Don't Let the Fear of Your Idea Being Stolen Hold You Back

Co-Founder of inventRight; Author of One Simple Idea Series
Martin Zwilling

To Investors, Startups Without Business Plans Are Expensive Hobbies

Veteran startup mentor, executive, blogger, author, tech professional, and Angel...
Andrew Medal

What Biggie Smalls's Accountant Taught Me About Life

Serial Entrepreneur, Digital Strategist, Web Designer, Author, Volunteer
Jeff Boss

6 Ways to Better Manage Your Focus and Improve Your Productivity

Writer, Speaker, Adaptability Coach, Entrepreneur
Jesse Torres

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

Nationally Recognized Speaker, Thought Leader, Influencer and Author

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Building a More Balanced (And Successful) Team
Sales

Building a More Balanced (And Successful) Team

All companies strive to achieve top and bottom line success every quarter, but in order to do so, they need a strong team of sales reps that can consistently, and profitably, meet or exceed quota.
Greg Peters
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.
Wiley Larsen
The Recruiter-Job Seeker Disconnect You Can't Afford to Ignore
Recruiting

The Recruiter-Job Seeker Disconnect You Can't Afford to Ignore

Close the difference between the way managers search for new hires and how candidates hunt for positions. Hint: Use social media and mobile platforms.
Kimberley Kasper
Creating The Right Culture For Startup Success
Culture

Creating The Right Culture For Startup Success

Building and maintaining a strong culture is much of what separates average startups from those with staying power.
Paul Mandell
Rather Than Trying to Reinvent the Wheel, Be Inspired by These 5 Books
Success Strategies

Rather Than Trying to Reinvent the Wheel, Be Inspired by These 5 Books

The five books are must reads for those looking to change their life and path to success.
Clay Clark
7 Telltale Signs It's Time to Fire a Client
Client Relationships

7 Telltale Signs It's Time to Fire a Client

Some clients simply aren't worth the money they are paying.
Renée Warren
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
Who Really Runs Your Enterprise?
Customers

Who Really Runs Your Enterprise?

Centering an organization on the customer takes a courageous leader more interested in excellence than ego. Find out three strategies for doing so.
Chip R. Bell
Snow Way! Surprising Facts About Winter Storms (Infographic)
Infographics

Snow Way! Surprising Facts About Winter Storms (Infographic)

As the first blizzard of the year begins, settle in with some cocoa and check out these stats.
Carly Okyle
3 Ways to Put Your Ego Aside and Get Stuff Done
Ego

3 Ways to Put Your Ego Aside and Get Stuff Done

Ego in most people is the dominant driver of all thoughts, actions and ways of going about life. It doesn't have to be. Nor should it be.
The Metcalf Sniper Attack and Its Lesson for CEOs
Cyber Security

The Metcalf Sniper Attack and Its Lesson for CEOs

While many executives might regard physical and cybersecurity risks to their operations as separate issues, they may be intertwined.
Eric Basu
The 7 Positive Qualities of Millennials That Can Help You Improve Your Business
Millennials

The 7 Positive Qualities of Millennials That Can Help You Improve Your Business

Recruit and retain this generation by recognizing that many of their ideas and goals can work to your benefit.
Jim Moffatt
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.
Jesse Torres
Game of Drones: How This Husband and Wife Team Took Photography to New Heights
Innovators

Game of Drones: How This Husband and Wife Team Took Photography to New Heights

Elevated Element combines unmanned technology and photography, and sales are soaring.
Jodi Helmer
Not Toying Around, Mattel Ousts CEO
Mattel

Not Toying Around, Mattel Ousts CEO

Just weeks ahead of Toyfair 2015, Bryan G. Stockton resigns as chairman and CEO of the toy-making giant.
Catherine Clifford
During Super Bowl, the Real Action Will Be on Social Media (Infographic)
Advertising

During Super Bowl, the Real Action Will Be on Social Media (Infographic)

2014's game day viewership broke records, which certainly didn't hurt the businesses with ads in the broadcast.
Nina Zipkin
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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.
When Building an Online Brand, Start With the Foundation
Personal Branding

When Building an Online Brand, Start With the Foundation

If you can't clearly define your mission and vision then there's nothing for you to build on.
A Well-Trained IT Team: Your Company's Secret Weapon (Infographic)
Infographics

A Well-Trained IT Team: Your Company's Secret Weapon (Infographic)

IT pros are the backbone of your business. Make sure they're up to the tall task.
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.
9 Lessons You Won't Learn in Business School
Leadership Qualities

9 Lessons You Won't Learn in Business School

Yahoo's chairman of the board provides his insights on succeeding in the real world of business, especially in the gritty trenches of startups.

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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.
3 Ways to Put Your Ego Aside and Get Stuff Done
Ego

3 Ways to Put Your Ego Aside and Get Stuff Done

Ego in most people is the dominant driver of all thoughts, actions and ways of going about life. It doesn't have to be. Nor should it be.
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.
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.
Know When to Double Down in Business
Taking risks

Know When to Double Down in Business

Running a startup can resemble playing a game of blackjack. Be savvy and strategic yet willing to take risks at the right moment.