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How Opportunistic Investors Shine: They Might Even Enter the Glitter Bomb Business

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7 Ways Leaders Can Achieve Big Wins

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How History and Adversity Pushed an Entrepreneur to Shark Tank Success

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What Biggie Smalls's Accountant Taught Me About Life

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5 Ways Dreamers Can Become Doers

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Martin Zwilling

To Investors, Startups Without Business Plans Are Expensive Hobbies

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Don't Let the Fear of Your Idea Being Stolen Hold You Back

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How This App Is Making Networking Less Work
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How This App Is Making Networking Less Work

A one-stop networking tool called Discover.ly shows people their email recipients' social-media updates in one sidebar.
Matt Villano
6 Best Practices for Working from Home
Work From Home

6 Best Practices for Working from Home

When your office is located where you reside, productivity can go out the window. Or things are just too quiet. Here's how to maximize the benefits.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Why Every Startup Needs a Press Kit
Publicity

Why Every Startup Needs a Press Kit

Press kits eliminate as much of the effort that would otherwise go into journalism as possible. Here is how to ensure your kit is top-notch.
Jim Glade and Andrew Wight
Why Your Password is Hackerbait (Infographic)
Password Security

Why Your Password is Hackerbait (Infographic)

This infographic offers some serious stats on cybersafety.
Carly Okyle
Twitter Premieres New Mobile Video and Group Messaging Features
Twitter

Twitter Premieres New Mobile Video and Group Messaging Features

The social juggernaut added Group Direct Messaging and mobile video recording to its growing list of share-happy bells and whistles today.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The Five Pillars of a Secure Business
Sponsor Provided Content

The Five Pillars of a Secure Business

Selecting the right security protocol for your small business can be overwhelming, but doing so helps lend stabilization to a risky and ever-changing office environment.
ADT
Fearing Safety, Police Ask Google to Turn Off Officer-Tracking Feature in Waze App
Security

Fearing Safety, Police Ask Google to Turn Off Officer-Tracking Feature in Waze App

Amid roiling tensions with police, officers are urging Google-owned Waze to disable a crowdsourced feature that details their whereabouts.
Geoff Weiss
How a Marketing Firm Hit the Gamification Bull's-Eye
Gamification

How a Marketing Firm Hit the Gamification Bull's-Eye

When sales are a game and customers are players, this Boston-based company wins big.
10 Inspirational Quotes on Leadership From the NFL's Greatest Coaches
Leadership

10 Inspirational Quotes on Leadership From the NFL's Greatest Coaches

Like business leaders, these men understand the importance of grit, tenacity and poise in high-stakes situations.
Laura Entis
What to Ask When Evaluating a Business for Sale
Starting a Business

What to Ask When Evaluating a Business for Sale

Ask yourself these 30 questions to determine if this business is the right one for you to purchase.
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
3 Strategies for Getting the Most Out of Your Sales Team
Management

3 Strategies for Getting the Most Out of Your Sales Team

These three tips can help get a better performance out of your sales staff.
Dan S. Kennedy
Let's Stop Laughing at Groupon
Valuations

Let's Stop Laughing at Groupon

Groupon is not a cautionary tale of unicorns past.
What Franchisees Need to Know About Digital Marketing (Infographic)
Franchises

What Franchisees Need to Know About Digital Marketing (Infographic)

Many franchisees report that they aren't receiving the guidance they need to effectively advertise online. Here's why that needs to change.
Kate Taylor
How Growth Hacking Is Redefining Marketing
Growth Hacking

How Growth Hacking Is Redefining Marketing

More than just the latest buzz term, growth hacking is a way of thinking about marketing that focuses on quickly finding and leveraging the most effective techniques.
Brett Relander
3 Qualities More Important Than IQ for Success
Personal Development

3 Qualities More Important Than IQ for Success

Restraint, discipline and tenacity are personal qualities we can develop, whether we believe we were born with them or not.
Thai Nguyen
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How Opportunistic Investors Shine: They Might Even Enter the Glitter Bomb Business
Entrepreneurs

How Opportunistic Investors Shine: They Might Even Enter the Glitter Bomb Business

Find out the quick path to launch of a daring cadre of startup leaders, including the owner of the new company, SparkleSlap.com.
7.1 Steps to Create Multiple Streams of Income
Wealth

7.1 Steps to Create Multiple Streams of Income

Serial entrepreneur Hal Elrod gives his personal formula for achieving greater financial security through diversified revenue sources.
When Building an Online Brand, Start With the Foundation
Personal Branding

When Building an Online Brand, Start With the Foundation

If you can't clearly define your mission and vision then there's nothing for you to build on.
7 Tips for an Investment Pitch That Excites and Inspires
Raising Capital

7 Tips for an Investment Pitch That Excites and Inspires

Seeking your first round of capital can be a daunting task. Here's how to effectively position your venture by telling a compelling story that will entice investors.
Cut Through the Complexity of Selling Your Company
Selling a Business

Cut Through the Complexity of Selling Your Company

Ensure that personal-wealth planning does not take a backseat to the business transaction.

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6 Best Practices for Working from Home
Work From Home

6 Best Practices for Working from Home

When your office is located where you reside, productivity can go out the window. Or things are just too quiet. Here's how to maximize the benefits.
These Are the Top 10 In-Demand Jobs
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These Are the Top 10 In-Demand Jobs

The healthcare and technology industries tied for the most openings.
Due Diligence on Accelerators -- What Entrepreneurs Need to Know
Accelerators

Due Diligence on Accelerators -- What Entrepreneurs Need to Know

Before you commit to a program, understand what's expected of you and what you'll be offered in return.
3 Ways to Put Your Ego Aside and Get Stuff Done
Ego

3 Ways to Put Your Ego Aside and Get Stuff Done

Ego in most people is the dominant driver of all thoughts, actions and ways of going about life. It doesn't have to be. Nor should it be.
How Opportunistic Investors Shine: They Might Even Enter the Glitter Bomb Business
Entrepreneurs

How Opportunistic Investors Shine: They Might Even Enter the Glitter Bomb Business

Find out the quick path to launch of a daring cadre of startup leaders, including the owner of the new company, SparkleSlap.com.