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When It Comes to Innovation, Here are 7 Mistakes People Make
Innovation

When It Comes to Innovation, Here are 7 Mistakes People Make

While many entrepreneurs want to grow their business and offer products with a competitive edge, they neglect techniques and systems that generate a flood of valuable ideas.
Steve Sponseller
Determining What Productivity Advice to Use
Productivity

Determining What Productivity Advice to Use

Productivity tools are not a one size fits all. Choose what works best for you, your life and personality.
Katherine Keller
Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Thomas Hansen.
Ask the Expert

Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Thomas Hansen.

Having been a serial entrepreneur and now the vice president of Small and Medium Business at Microsoft, Thomas Hansen is looking to take your questions about entrepreneurship and how to use technology to get a competitive edge.
Andrea Huspeni
Why You Should Polarize Your Client Base Just Like an Online Dating Site
Customer Loyalty

Why You Should Polarize Your Client Base Just Like an Online Dating Site

Sites such as Farmers Only and Christian Mingle have a customer filter built right into the names.
John Brubaker
Here's How One Tweet Led to Microsoft Buying Minecraft for $2.5 Billion
Social Media

Here's How One Tweet Led to Microsoft Buying Minecraft for $2.5 Billion

Social media can change the entire course of your company's future.
Nina Zipkin
The Challenge of Keeping Your Culture Intact When the Business Is Growing Quickly
Company Culture

The Challenge of Keeping Your Culture Intact When the Business Is Growing Quickly

As your company grows, new team members won't know the values you launched with unless the leadership team makes it a priority.
Sam Hodges
Instagram Rolls Out New 'Carousel' Ads
Instagram

Instagram Rolls Out New 'Carousel' Ads

Brand marketers will be able to showcase more images on the photo-sharing smartphone app.
Wherever You Pitch Your Business, Remember, People Come First
Customer Service

Wherever You Pitch Your Business, Remember, People Come First

Both entrepreneurs and competition judges focus too much on the product, forgetting that customers and staff are more important.
Steve VanderVeen
With Your Marketing Plan in Place, It's Time to Talk Tactics
Marketing Plans

With Your Marketing Plan in Place, It's Time to Talk Tactics

Identifying the tactics of your marketing plan should flow smoothly out of the strategies you've identified that will drive your business forward.
Jim Joseph
A 5-Step Solution to Cut Down Time Spent on Email
Productivity

A 5-Step Solution to Cut Down Time Spent on Email

The founder of a startup accelerator's process to get through hundreds of emails per day.
Alex Iskold
The Virtual Reality Headset That's More Immersive Than Oculus Rift
Virtual Reality

The Virtual Reality Headset That's More Immersive Than Oculus Rift

Virtual reality goes high-definition courtesy of a new company in Prague.
6 Necessities for Achieving Your Full Potential as a Leader
Leadership

6 Necessities for Achieving Your Full Potential as a Leader

Esteemed leaders in business and politics have long shared remarkably similar advice for what is required to perform best and continue growing.
Firas Kittaneh
The Supreme Court's Decision on Health Care Subsidies: What You Need to Know
Obamacare

The Supreme Court's Decision on Health Care Subsidies: What You Need to Know

The top court will start hearing arguments in the King v. Burwell case Wednesday, and the cost of insurance could be at stake.
Uber Just Bought Mapping Startup deCarta
Uber

Uber Just Bought Mapping Startup deCarta

The ridesharing tech company says geolocation and navigation technology is a big part of what keeps it running efficiently.
Catherine Clifford
5 Reasons You Should Start an Online Business in Your 20s
Starting a Business

5 Reasons You Should Start an Online Business in Your 20s

Low overhead and fewer commitments makes young adulthood an ideal time to become an entrepreneur.
Thomas Smale
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Make Your Waking Hours Work for You
Time Management

Make Your Waking Hours Work for You

Formulating your work schedule is an important prioritization task. Here are four guidelines to keep in mind.
How to Develop a Laser-Like Focus on Building Your New Business
Productivity

How to Develop a Laser-Like Focus on Building Your New Business

The world's most successful people are those who have streamlined their lives to a seamless flow of productivity and focus.
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.
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.
The Surprising Sleep Habits of the Rich and Famous (Infographic)
Sleep

The Surprising Sleep Habits of the Rich and Famous (Infographic)

From Richard Branson to Barack Obama, Leonardo da Vinci to Wolfgang Mozart, the sleep schedules of these bigwigs are anything but naptime wishes and caviar dreams. They're just plain bizarre.

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What a Dating Experiment Taught This Entrepreneur Turned Reality TV Star
Driving Business - Driving Success

What a Dating Experiment Taught This Entrepreneur Turned Reality TV Star

While searching for romance on Bravo's 'Friends to Lovers,' public relations entrepreneur Kris Ruby also learned a lot about business.
4 Ways Samsung Says It Will Destroy Apple's iPhone 6
Samsung vs iPhone

4 Ways Samsung Says It Will Destroy Apple's iPhone 6

Samsung just took a bunch of shots at Apple. Here are four of them.
Look Closely at These 4 M's Before Investing in a Startup
Venture Capital

Look Closely at These 4 M's Before Investing in a Startup

Nobody knows better than venture investors the challenges facing a new company. Take a hard look at the prospects for success before placing your bet.
Six Reasons Why VCs Reject Good Startups
Venture Capital

Six Reasons Why VCs Reject Good Startups

The factors that affects why venture capitalists often decline to work with startups.
Make Your Waking Hours Work for You
Time Management

Make Your Waking Hours Work for You

Formulating your work schedule is an important prioritization task. Here are four guidelines to keep in mind.