Gwen Moran

Gwen Moran

Gwen Moran is a freelance writer and co-author of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Business Plans (Alpha, 2010).

How to Develop a Culture of Innovation
Growth Strategies

How to Develop a Culture of Innovation

Jeffrey Phillips, co-founder of OVO, an innovation consulting firm, shares how any company can create a more innovative environment.
How to Make a Poor Performance Review More Effective
Growth Strategies

How to Make a Poor Performance Review More Effective

4 tips for making the task of presenting bad news less painful -- and more productive -- for everyone.
3 Secrets of Happy Employees
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3 Secrets of Happy Employees

Master these elements to cultivate a happier workplace and greater productivity.
3 Things to Consider About Swearing at Work
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3 Things to Consider About Swearing at Work

Is swearing in the office not a big deal, or should you encourage your employees to watch what they say?
How to Build an Ethical Business Culture
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How to Build an Ethical Business Culture

Three steps to make sure your employees' behavior is above board.
Should You Pass on a CEO?
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Should You Pass on a CEO?

Management isn't for everyone. Four ways to let someone else take charge of your company without feeling like you are losing control.
Crowdtilt Makes Group-Funding Available to Everyone
Entrepreneurs

Crowdtilt Makes Group-Funding Available to Everyone

The social fundraising site powers money raising efforts for everything from charities to joint vacation rentals.
Entrepreneur Offers Alternatives to the High Cost of Solar Energy
Finance

Entrepreneur Offers Alternatives to the High Cost of Solar Energy

OneRoof Energy wants to change the way homeowners think about solar energy, and how much it costs.
4 Ways to Get New Employees Off on the Right Foot
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4 Ways to Get New Employees Off on the Right Foot

Make the most of a new hire's first weeks with these tips to make them feel productive and welcome.
4 Ways to Manage the Perils of  'Friend-ployees'
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4 Ways to Manage the Perils of 'Friend-ployees'

How to maintain your authority when you become close with your employees.
How Two Entrepreneurs Created an Environmentally Friendly Camp Stove
Technology

How Two Entrepreneurs Created an Environmentally Friendly Camp Stove

BioLite CampStove could be a force in reducing air pollution and deforestation all while charging your cellphone and toasting s'mores.
3 Steps for Fixing Big Business Blunders
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3 Steps for Fixing Big Business Blunders

Everyone makes mistakes, here's advice from a pro on how to come back strong after even the most embarrassing slip-ups.
7 Frugal Startup Tips from Millionaire Entrepreneurs
Starting a Business

7 Frugal Startup Tips from Millionaire Entrepreneurs

Even the most successful business owners pinched pennies when starting up -- and many still do. Consider their money-saving advice when starting a business.
Need to Vent? Forget the Couch, Startup Moves Therapy Online
Entrepreneurs

Need to Vent? Forget the Couch, Startup Moves Therapy Online

With digital diaries and video chats, PrettyPaddedRoom.com offers online counseling for woman and a "nice play to go crazy."
4 Lessons for Overcoming Setbacks from Food Network Star Guy Fieri
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4 Lessons for Overcoming Setbacks from Food Network Star Guy Fieri

What the Food Network host learned about listening to his customers after he lost his first restaurant in a fire.