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How to Play Games at Work Productively
Gamification

How to Play Games at Work Productively

Employers increasingly are finding that the more tedious the task, the more effective it is to make a game of it.
Pratik Dholakiya
5 Ways That Podcasting Is a Powerful Marketing Weapon
Podcasts

5 Ways That Podcasting Is a Powerful Marketing Weapon

Podcasting has seen a meteoric rise over the past several years, boosting many entrepreneurial personalities into the national spotlight.
Matthew Toren
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Tell Us How Your Business Empowers Staff for the Chance to Be in Entrepreneur

Share the ways you're developing internal talent and enabling employees to be more innovative in their jobs, and you could be selected for a full-page promotion provided by Colonial Life that appears in Entrepreneur magazine.
Will This Decision Force Franchises to Reconsider Their Business Models?
Joint Employer

Will This Decision Force Franchises to Reconsider Their Business Models?

The National Labor Relations Board's latest move means franchisors can be held legally accountable by workers.
Kate Taylor
Lawsuit Claims SoulCycle 'Robs Customers' With Its Class-Purchasing Policy
Legal

Lawsuit Claims SoulCycle 'Robs Customers' With Its Class-Purchasing Policy

The proposed class-action suit comes as SoulCycle prepares to go public.
Working Too Much in Your Business? Ask Yourself These 6 Questions.
Time Management

Working Too Much in Your Business? Ask Yourself These 6 Questions.

As an entrepreneur, the to-do list, ideas and things that clamor for your attention never stop. It's time to take back control.
Morag Barrett
7 Reasons Your Audience Isn't Connecting With Your Brand
Online Marketing

7 Reasons Your Audience Isn't Connecting With Your Brand

With the growing prominence of digital marketing, customers are coming to expect a more personalized experience, and today's savvy brands are doing everything they can to measure up.
Aaron Agius
How to Develop a Top-Notch PR Plan
Public Relations

How to Develop a Top-Notch PR Plan

It's a great resource to have and to use as a guide; it will help you strategize, implement and map out your PR efforts so you're never left clueless on what the next steps are.
5 Steps to Take Before Quitting Your Job to Become an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurship

5 Steps to Take Before Quitting Your Job to Become an Entrepreneur

Too many people have become obsessed with an idea and quit their jobs impulsively only to find their potential business isn't as strong as they thought it would be.
Jayson DeMers
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The EMV Liability Shift is Coming. Prepare Your Business.

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4 Ways to Keep the Team Working Together Without an Office
Teamwork

4 Ways to Keep the Team Working Together Without an Office

Technology allows companies to hire talent far beyond commuting distance but melding a team from far flung individuals requires more than just technology.
Anna Johansson
Ditch Email, and Instead Use These 3 Tools at Your Startup
Email

Ditch Email, and Instead Use These 3 Tools at Your Startup

Your team should despise email because it saps their time and their productivity. There are better options out there.
Sujan Patel
It's Official: Apple to Unveil New iPhone September 9
Apple

It's Official: Apple to Unveil New iPhone September 9

Siri's a real charmer when she drops hints.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
10 Tech Companies That Are Making the World a Better Place
Charity

10 Tech Companies That Are Making the World a Better Place

These companies, most of which have seen huge profits, have instituted programs that see them donate large amounts of cash and allow employees to volunteer.
Peter Gasca
The Sneaky, Brilliant Way Google Recruits Some of Its Workers
Google

The Sneaky, Brilliant Way Google Recruits Some of Its Workers

Solve the puzzle, score a job? Here's how a brand new Googler says he did.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Body Language Mistakes You Should Avoid at Work
Body Language

5 Body Language Mistakes You Should Avoid at Work

Communication is not only verbal but also includes mimics and gestures.
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The 80/20 Rule of Time Management: Stop Wasting Your Time
Marketing

The 80/20 Rule of Time Management: Stop Wasting Your Time

Here's what you should do immediately in order to work more efficiently and start earning real profit.
Need a Business Idea? Here are 55
Starting a Business

Need a Business Idea? Here are 55

You can start any of these home based businesses for less than $5,000.
How To Write A Business Plan
How To

How To Write A Business Plan

Now that you understand why you need a business plan and you've spent some time doing your homework gathering the information you need to create one, it's time to roll up your sleeves and get everything down on paper.
Low Cost Business Ideas
Low-cost Business Ideas

Low Cost Business Ideas

Looking on how to start a small business but don't have much money? Our low cost startup ideas will help you plan a business to fit your budget.
The Do's and Don'ts of Acing a Pitch Competition
Pitching

The Do's and Don'ts of Acing a Pitch Competition

These simple but important pointers will help you shine as you present your business to the judges.

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The 3 Things You Must Do Before You Approach an Investor
Ask the Expert

The 3 Things You Must Do Before You Approach an Investor

Many entrepreneurs want to go directly to the source the moment an idea strikes or at the first sign of growth, but you need to first prove the business to yourself before asking others to believe in it.
What Types of Companies Is Peter Thiel's Founders Fund Actually Investing In?
Investors

What Types of Companies Is Peter Thiel's Founders Fund Actually Investing In?

The recent interests of the former Paypal founder and recognizable venture capitalist provide some insights for entrepreneurs who are seeking funding.
Are People Your Passion? Here Are 111 Franchises That Might Suit You.
Franchises

Are People Your Passion? Here Are 111 Franchises That Might Suit You.

Pick your passion from our list of top personal-service franchises.
A 3-Point Blueprint for Getting Noticed by Venture Capitalists
Venture Capital

A 3-Point Blueprint for Getting Noticed by Venture Capitalists

A contestant on the upcoming reality show Startup U shares his strategies for winning funding for his startup.
8 Powerful Ways to Mold Children Into Leaders
Parenting

8 Powerful Ways to Mold Children Into Leaders

As parents and caretakers of children, their path to leadership is in our hands.