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Steve Tobak

10 Behaviors of Genuine People

Author and Managing Partner, Invisor Consulting
Joel Trammell

How CEOs Can Prevent the Scourge of Isolation

Veteran CEO; CEO and Founder, Khorus
Sujan Patel

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

Entrepreneur and Marketer, VP of Marketing at When I Work
Adam Callinan

4 Must-Have Ecommerce Automations

Entrepreneur and Venture Investor
Alex Iskold

7 Tips for Managing Your Schedule Like a Pro

Entrepreneur, Investor, Managing Director of Techstars in NYC
Kimanzi Constable

The 5 Types of Entrepreneurs

Author, coach, blogger at KimanziConstable.com
Deborah Mitchell

5 Worst Offenders That Drive Visitors Away From Your Website

CEO & Founder, Deborah Mitchell Media Associates
Jacqueline Whitmore

Top 10 Ways to Make Your Presentations More Memorable

Author, Etiquette Expert and Founder of The Protocol School of Palm Beach
Tom Smith

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

Vice President of Business Development & Strategy for CloudEntr at Gemalto
Kelsey Humphreys

The Giant Marketing Opportunity You're Missing

Entrepreneur, Speaker, Author and Consultant
Jonathan Long

5 Reasons Business Cards Still Matter

Founder and CEO, Market Domination Media

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The Two Strategies for Networking on LinkedIn -- And Why They Matter
Linkedin

The Two Strategies for Networking on LinkedIn -- And Why They Matter

Learn two ways you can use this social site to connect with new employees, customers and vendors.
Ted Prodromou
The Top Thing Employees Want From Their Bosses, and It's Not a Promotion
Managing Employees

The Top Thing Employees Want From Their Bosses, and It's Not a Promotion

A performance bonus here or a catered lunch there are sure to be welcome with open arms, but they aren't what employees value most in the workplace.
Andre Lavoie
How Ipsy, Michelle Phan's Million-Member Sampling Service, Is Giving Birchbox a Run for Its Money
Beauty Businesses

How Ipsy, Michelle Phan's Million-Member Sampling Service, Is Giving Birchbox a Run for Its Money

Ipsy, which charges users $10 per month for a 'Glam Bag' full of five sample-sized beauty products, just crossed the 1 million subscriber milestone.
Geoff Weiss
Indiana Gov. Promises to Adjust Religious Freedom Law to Clearly Ban Discrimination
Religion

Indiana Gov. Promises to Adjust Religious Freedom Law to Clearly Ban Discrimination

After extensive criticism, Gov. Mike Pence says he now wants to pass legislation clarifying that a recent law does not permit discrimination against gays and lesbians.
Kate Taylor
Pitch Perfect: How to Turn a No Into a Yes
Social Media

Pitch Perfect: How to Turn a No Into a Yes

Social media is not a one-night stand; it takes time to build and continually nurture this relationship.
Ann Tran
There's a Big, Untapped Pool of Potential Tech Talent Out There
Tech Startups

There's a Big, Untapped Pool of Potential Tech Talent Out There

There are many bright, motivated high school kids who can't afford four years of college who may very well make highly valuable tech workers.
Anne Fisher
6 Companies That Are Teaching Educators What Good 'Disruption' Means
online education

6 Companies That Are Teaching Educators What Good 'Disruption' Means

From Khan Academy to Udemy, entrepreneurs in education are making a difference in our schools.
John Boitnott
Yoox, Net-A-Porter Announce All-Share Merger to Forge High-Fashion Powerhouse
Mergers and Acquisitions

Yoox, Net-A-Porter Announce All-Share Merger to Forge High-Fashion Powerhouse

The two companies counted combined net revenues of $1.4 billion last year, and, moving forward, will complement one another's respective strengths.
Geoff Weiss
Pizza Hut's Largest Franchisee Says Menu Revamp Hasn't Helped Sales
Pizza Hut

Pizza Hut's Largest Franchisee Says Menu Revamp Hasn't Helped Sales

The pizza chain's transition to the 'Flavor of Now' hasn't been a smooth one.
Kate Taylor
Take a Break From Your Business
Productivity

Take a Break From Your Business

It may seem counterproductive, but the best way to grow your business may be to distance yourself from it for a little while.
Lisa Evans
The Right Way to Monetize Your Free App
Mobile Apps

The Right Way to Monetize Your Free App

In an over-saturated app marketplace, a user likely won't think twice about deleting a free app with intrusive advertising and moving on to a competitor.
Sara Sisenwein
Want to Improve Your Public Speaking? There's an App for That.
Public Speaking

Want to Improve Your Public Speaking? There's an App for That.

Researchers have developed a real-time feedback app for 'smart glasses.'
Laura Entis
How to Figure Out Your Margins
Ask Entrepreneur

How to Figure Out Your Margins

A brief explainer on how to calculate your profit margin and what it means for your business.
Why You Should Constantly 'Fire' Yourself and Your Employees
Employee Management

Why You Should Constantly 'Fire' Yourself and Your Employees

With limited resources, your company doesn't have time for those tasks that can and should be automated or offloaded.
Andrew Cohen
6 Secrets to Better Sleep
sleep habits

6 Secrets to Better Sleep

A cool, dark bedroom and a commitment to turn off computers and ereaders before bedtime will help ensure a healthy snooze.
Jacqueline Whitmore
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The Anatomy of a Winning Business Pitch
Pitches

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
How To

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
Habits

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.
6 Steps to Launching Your Social Sales Campaign on LinkedIn (Infographic)
Sales

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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The Best Content Marketing Tools to Help You Work Smarter, Not Harder
Productivity Tools

The Best Content Marketing Tools to Help You Work Smarter, Not Harder

From blogging to distribution to simply staying organized, these tool are sure to set your marketing efforts in the right direction.
Now Is a 'Fantastic Time' to Invest in Startups, VC Says
Valuations

Now Is a 'Fantastic Time' to Invest in Startups, VC Says

Despite concerns of a tech bubble, at least one venture capitalist thinks most of today's heavily funded startups warrant their valuations.
Is Kickstarter Right for Your Business?
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.
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.