Featured Contributors

Steve Tobak

10 Behaviors of Genuine People

Author and Managing Partner, Invisor Consulting
Lewis Howes

6 Steps to Starting a Business From Zero

Lifestyle Entrepreneur, Coach, Advisor
Zeynep Ilgaz

The 5 Best Pitch Tactics I Heard as an Angel Investor

Entrepreneur, Co-Founder and President of Confirm Biosciences and TestCountry
Matthew Toren

3 Dirty Little Habits That Will Kill Your Entrepreneurial Dreams

Serial Entrepreneur, Mentor and co-founder of YoungEntrepreneur.com
Spencer Blackman

6 Ways to Be More Productive by Working Less

Primary Care Physician at One Medical Group
Adam Callinan

4 Must-Have Ecommerce Automations

Entrepreneur and Venture Investor
Jacqueline Whitmore

Top 10 Ways to Make Your Presentations More Memorable

Author, Etiquette Expert and Founder of The Protocol School of Palm Beach
Martin Zwilling

10 Steps to Finding the Right Co-founder

Veteran startup mentor, executive, blogger, author, tech professional, and Angel...

Latest

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

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

From "Mr. Feet on the Ground" to "Ms. Head in the Cloud," these employee personalities help you find the holes in your system.
Tom Smith
Managing Employees

After Zayn Malik Leaves One Direction, Heartbroken Fans Ask for Time Off of Work

Would you give an employee compassionate leave to mourn the departure of pop star Zayn Malik?
Kate Taylor
5 Reasons Business Cards Still Matter
Business Cards

5 Reasons Business Cards Still Matter

With everything going digital, it's comforting to know this old school tradition will stick around.
Jonathan Long
Why I Don't Want to Have Coffee With You
Time Management

Why I Don't Want to Have Coffee With You

Unless, of course, you fall into one of these five categories. My time is limited, after all.
Gene Marks
This New App Lets Users Legally Share Buzzy TV Clips
Television

This New App Lets Users Legally Share Buzzy TV Clips

'The days of awkwardly holding your phone up to the TV to record and share your favorite moments may be coming to an end,' says Whipclip's founder.
Geoff Weiss
Why You Might Want to Start Your Business Overseas
Growth Matters

Why You Might Want to Start Your Business Overseas

Foreign programs are funding a new breed of expats.
Michelle Goodman
Google's Next Goal: Trying to Improve Robot-Assisted Surgery
Google

Google's Next Goal: Trying to Improve Robot-Assisted Surgery

Through a new partnership with Johnson & Johnson, Google is coming to an operating room near you.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Traits All Great Entrepreneurs Have
Success Strategies

5 Traits All Great Entrepreneurs Have

Achieving greatness as a business owner takes time and effort, and there's no shortcut to success that can get you there.
Jayson DeMers
How to Get Your Business on Amazon's New Home Services Platform
Service Business

How to Get Your Business on Amazon's New Home Services Platform

Amazon is giving small businesses a way to reach customers, but is looking for a particular set of criteria.
Laura Entis
Jolt Yourself Out of Your Routine. That Billion-Dollar Business Idea Could Be Waiting.
Inspiration

Jolt Yourself Out of Your Routine. That Billion-Dollar Business Idea Could Be Waiting.

Jason Silva, host of the Emmy-nominated show 'Brain Games,' discusses the benefits of stepping outside of your everyday routine.
Catherine Clifford
Your New Brand Should Be an Extension of Yourself
Branding

Your New Brand Should Be an Extension of Yourself

As an entrepreneur, you will no doubt be handling the shape of your company's brand. So where better to start than with you?
Greg Shugar
Barilla's New Pasta Eliminates Step No. 1: Boiling the Water
Food Businesses

Barilla's New Pasta Eliminates Step No. 1: Boiling the Water

The easy-to-prepare pasta also absorbs all the water in the pan while cooking.
Kate Taylor
5 Reasons Why You Should 'Think Colossal' When It Comes to Your Dreams
Inspiration

5 Reasons Why You Should 'Think Colossal' When It Comes to Your Dreams

Just jotting a mammoth target down on paper can get the ball rolling.
Marty Fukuda
9 Startup Ideas That Were Ahead of Their Time
Innovation

9 Startup Ideas That Were Ahead of Their Time

In the technology industry, the only thing worse than being wrong is being early.
Erin Griffith
Success Is Never an Accident. It's a Choice.
Success

Success Is Never an Accident. It's a Choice.

There is a certain amount of randomness to life, but mostly, success and happiness always come down to making smart decisions.
Steve Tobak
Show More Stories
It Works for Sales. How to Set Up a Funnel for Hiring.
Hiring

It Works for Sales. How to Set Up a Funnel for Hiring.

Setting up this structure helps you sort through job candidates quickly and efficiently so that you can focus your attention on the most promising applicants.
Eric Siu

How to

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
Productivity

When Workplace 'Slackers' Derail the Cohesion of a Team

See the five ways these ne'er-do-wells imperil company success.
6 Reasons Customers Aren't Opening Your Emails (Infographic)
Infographics

6 Reasons Customers Aren't Opening Your Emails (Infographic)

Avoid these common email marketing sins or end up in the trash folder of eternal doom.
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 5 Most Popular TED Talks of All Time
TED

The 5 Most Popular TED Talks of All Time

They don't call them "ideas worth spreading" for nothing. These are the best of the best.

Lists

9 Startup Ideas That Were Ahead of Their Time
Innovation

9 Startup Ideas That Were Ahead of Their Time

In the technology industry, the only thing worse than being wrong is being early.
4 Signs You're Doing All the Wrong Things as an Entrepreneur
Entrepreneur Mindset

4 Signs You're Doing All the Wrong Things as an Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurs sometimes do stupid things. Here's what you should avoid, starting right now.
Kleiner Perkins Cleared of Gender Bias in Pao Case; Jury Ordered to Deliberate Retaliation Claim
Legal Issues

Kleiner Perkins Cleared of Gender Bias in Pao Case; Jury Ordered to Deliberate Retaliation Claim

A California jury was ordered to resume deliberations on one of the four claims brought by Pao against the VC firm.
3 Horrible Press Release Habits to Break
Media Coverage

3 Horrible Press Release Habits to Break

Your professors bear some blame; they lauded florid writing and set minimum lengths for papers. Here are a few salient points for crafting tighter releases.
Get Some Real Advice For God's Sake
Advice

Get Some Real Advice For God's Sake

Always seek advice from those who've been in the same boat as you and successfully navigated those treacherous waters.