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Steve Tobak

10 Behaviors of Genuine People

Author and Managing Partner, Invisor Consulting
Joel Brown

7 Million-Dollar Habits of the Super Successful

Entrepreneur, Speaker & Founder of Addicted2Success.com
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
Joel Trammell

How CEOs Can Prevent the Scourge of Isolation

Veteran CEO; CEO and Founder, Khorus
Brandon Turner

How Setting an Earlier Alarm Changed My Life

Real Estate Investor and VP of Growth at BiggerPockets.com
Jonathan Long

5 Reasons Business Cards Still Matter

Founder and CEO, Market Domination Media
Adam Toren

5 Steps to Create and Test Your First Infoproduct for Less Than $20

Serial entrepreneur, mentor, investor and co-founder of YoungEntrepreneur.com
Andrew Medal

3 Must-Haves to Raising Money Without a Product

Serial Entrepreneur, Digital Strategist, Web Designer, Author, Volunteer
Deborah Mitchell

5 Worst Offenders That Drive Visitors Away From Your Website

CEO & Founder, Deborah Mitchell Media Associates
Jayson DeMers

5 Traits All Great Entrepreneurs Have

Founder and CEO, AudienceBloom
Kelsey Humphreys

The Giant Marketing Opportunity You're Missing

Entrepreneur, Speaker, Author and Consultant

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Finished Your Marketing Plan? It's Time to Share It With Your Partners.
Marketing Plans

Finished Your Marketing Plan? It's Time to Share It With Your Partners.

You didn't build your business alone, so write a business brief that lets your other players know what to do next for your marketing.
Jim Joseph
Apple Watch Launch Only 'Symbolic' for Wearables Industry, Research Group Says
Wearable Tech

Apple Watch Launch Only 'Symbolic' for Wearables Industry, Research Group Says

While smartwatch sales are poised for serious growth this year, the 'key to success' hasn't been communicated to consumers yet, according to IDC.
Jason Fell
Blowing Past Its Kickstarter Goal, SnapPower Turns Your Outlet Into a USB Charger
USBS

Blowing Past Its Kickstarter Goal, SnapPower Turns Your Outlet Into a USB Charger

With no electrical skills needed, a simple solution to an annoying problem scores big with backers on the crowdfunding platform.
Laura Entis
Remembering Gary Dahl, the Marketing Magician Who Made Millions Selling Pet Rocks
Obituaries

Remembering Gary Dahl, the Marketing Magician Who Made Millions Selling Pet Rocks

'You might say we've packaged a sense of humor,' Dahl has said of his infamous brainchild.
Geoff Weiss
What Accommodations Must Be Made for a Pregnant Employee?
Pregnancy

What Accommodations Must Be Made for a Pregnant Employee?

Make sure you protect yourself legally by understanding the recent Supreme Court decision.
Jonathan Segal
Why Chains Need to Pay Attention to Kids' Changing Fast-Food Habits
Fast Food

Why Chains Need to Pay Attention to Kids' Changing Fast-Food Habits

A new study shows that, on any given day, children are nearly 20 percent less likely to eat fast food than they were seven years prior.
Kate Taylor
With IPO, Web Hosting Company GoDaddy Valued at Up to $5.48 Billion
IPO

With IPO, Web Hosting Company GoDaddy Valued at Up to $5.48 Billion

The offering enabled GoDaddy to raise $460 million.
5 Reasons Why Your Personal Branding Strategy Isn't Working
Personal Branding

5 Reasons Why Your Personal Branding Strategy Isn't Working

Aim for consistency and vary your social channels to get your brand out there.
Larry Alton
Should You Break Into the Wearables Market?
Wearable Tech

Should You Break Into the Wearables Market?

How savvy entrepreneurs can cash in on the trend for wearables.
15 Motivational Quotes From Legends in Sports
Motivation

15 Motivational Quotes From Legends in Sports

From baseball to football and swimming, these sports legends know a thing or two about drive, competition and going all the way.
Jason Fell
8 Tools That Help You Perform Day-to-Day Tasks More Efficiently
Productivity

8 Tools That Help You Perform Day-to-Day Tasks More Efficiently

With these applications, entrepreneurs can be more productive and instead focusing on growing their businesses.
Thomas Smale
The Price Is Right: Turning a Profit in the Event Planning Business
Startup Kit

The Price Is Right: Turning a Profit in the Event Planning Business

Learn how to set prices that are high enough to keep your profitable but not high enough to scare away prospective customers.
Here's How Your Goals Are Holding You Back From Success
Motivation

Here's How Your Goals Are Holding You Back From Success

We need to switch our attention away from the future and focus on today.
Jon Nastor
Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Tim Riesterer.
Ask the Expert

Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Tim Riesterer.

Our expert this month is looking to take your questions on business messaging, marketing communications and branding.
Andrea Huspeni
8 Ways to Build a Better Password
Security

8 Ways to Build a Better Password

Put down the Post-it. I repeat: put down the Post-it.
Nina Zipkin
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How to Design the Perfect Logo (Infographic)
Infographics

How to Design the Perfect Logo (Infographic)

From striking shapes to magnetic fonts, to cunning hidden imagery and beyond, here are all of the juicy ingredients you need to cook up a high-impact logo.
When Workplace 'Slackers' Derail the Cohesion of a Team
Productivity

When Workplace 'Slackers' Derail the Cohesion of a Team

See the five ways these ne'er-do-wells imperil company success.
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.
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.
14 Amazingly Free Stock Photo Websites
Photography

14 Amazingly Free Stock Photo Websites

Looking for the perfect image for your next project? Try some of these free online resources.

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15 Motivational Quotes From Legends in Sports
Motivation

15 Motivational Quotes From Legends in Sports

From baseball to football and swimming, these sports legends know a thing or two about drive, competition and going all the way.
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.