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Gabrielle Boko

6 Viral-Marketing Lessons to Learn From the Ice Bucket Challenge

Executive Vice President of Marketing at Sage North America
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The 2 Words Entrepreneurs Should Avoid

Entrepreneur and Small Business Strategist
Jacqueline Whitmore

How to Make New Connections Anywhere You Go

Author, Etiquette Expert, and Founder of The Protocol School of Palm Beach
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5 Ways for Bootstrapped Startups to Get Through the First Year

Marketing Entrepreneur, Founder at The Cutler Group

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How to Get More Interaction on Google+ (Infographic)
Social Media

How to Get More Interaction on Google+ (Infographic)

Photos apparently outperform all other types of content on Google's social network.
Kevin Allen
5 Ways to Turn Your Workstation Into a Workout Station
Exercise

5 Ways to Turn Your Workstation Into a Workout Station

Follow these tips to introduce movement into your otherwise sedentary day at the desk.
Adam Toren
7 Tips for Wooing Your Employees Into Loving Their Jobs, Again
Managing Employees

7 Tips for Wooing Your Employees Into Loving Their Jobs, Again

A huge majority of employees report being disengaged, mostly because they are ignored. Motivating them is often as simple as listening.
Matt Straz
Why You Must Message Customers as Thoughtfully as You Do Friends
Mobile Marketing

Why You Must Message Customers as Thoughtfully as You Do Friends

The power of mobile marketing to attract and retain customers turns against entrepreneurs who forget there is a person receiving that message.
Alex Campbell
4 Entrepreneurial Cult Classics to Cultivate Success
Books

4 Entrepreneurial Cult Classics to Cultivate Success

Add these business titles to your book bag to get your thinking off the beaten path.
Stacey Alcorn
Nissan Tough Love, featuring Bret Michaels
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Nissan Tough Love, featuring Bret Michaels

Bret Michaels feels the love – really, really feels it – at the Nissan Testing Facility in Arizona. Nissan Commercial Vans. The tougher we test them, the more you love them.
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Lights, Camera, Sell? What Your Sales Team Can Learn from Actors.
Sales Strategies

Lights, Camera, Sell? What Your Sales Team Can Learn from Actors.

There are five interesting parallels between these two worlds that can help your staff close deals.
Joe Hyrkin
4 Startup Founders Under 30 to Keep an Eye On
Young Entrepreneurs

4 Startup Founders Under 30 to Keep an Eye On

They're young and already changing the status quo. Discover and follow these four young entrepreneurs as they rise up.
Matthew Toren
Marketing Automation Can Help Startups Sell Like the Big Brands
Marketing

Marketing Automation Can Help Startups Sell Like the Big Brands

Using software to develop leads can be effective, but keep four things in mind when forming a strategy.
Justin Gray
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Making a 700-Mile Commute Work
Connected Entrepreneur

Making a 700-Mile Commute Work

His home is in Chicago, his office in New York. Offerpop’s marketing head, Kevin Bobowski, talks about how he makes the most of his time in -- and out -- of the office.
Sarah Max

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Basecamp's Rebel Recipe for Success: 5 Ways the Software Maverick Made Millions by Being Different
Technology

Basecamp's Rebel Recipe for Success: 5 Ways the Software Maverick Made Millions by Being Different

Here are the surprising, unorthodox strategies that helped the early software as a service pioneer rise to -- and stay at the top of -- the crowded online project management space.
6 Viral-Marketing Lessons to Learn From the Ice Bucket Challenge
Viral Marketing

6 Viral-Marketing Lessons to Learn From the Ice Bucket Challenge

Keep your audience entertained with a video or photo that they want to see.
How to Become a Millionaire by Age 30
Success Strategies

How to Become a Millionaire by Age 30

Ten steps to take to get, and stay rich in the earliest stage of your career.
Bravely Facing the Epic Decision of a Career Pivot
Decision-making

Bravely Facing the Epic Decision of a Career Pivot

A serial entrepreneur shares how she came to leave the corporate fold and establish her first business.
5 Ways to Work Harder, Courtesy of a Beijing Restaurateur
Persistence

5 Ways to Work Harder, Courtesy of a Beijing Restaurateur

An overseas trip provides some insights about how an entrepreneur can prevail in realizing his dreams.

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8 Ways to Effectively Lead Entrepreneurial Employees
Intrapreneurs

8 Ways to Effectively Lead Entrepreneurial Employees

Even though these staffers haven't started a company (yet), recognize their enterprising spirit.
5 Secrets of a Jerk-Free Workplace
Employees

5 Secrets of a Jerk-Free Workplace

It's just like obscenity. You can recognize jerks but the definition is hard to put into words. It's even harder to keep them out of your business.
10 Things Great Talent Always Does
Hiring Employees

10 Things Great Talent Always Does

Recruiting top performers for your company can multiply its success.
Providing Affordable Luxury-Quality Clothing to the Masses at Age 29
Young Millionaires

Providing Affordable Luxury-Quality Clothing to the Masses at Age 29

With his startup Everlane, Michael Preysman is cutting out the middleman markups from high quality fashion.
Turning Time Into Currency at Age 23
Young Millionaires

Turning Time Into Currency at Age 23

With his startup Kiip, Brian Wong is connecting consumers with brands by rewarding engagement.