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Job-Sharing

Definition: An employment option that lets two people share the responsibilities of one full-time position

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Busting 5 Myths About Small-Business Lending
Small Business Financing

Busting 5 Myths About Small-Business Lending

The crucial funding you need is available and not just from angels and VCs.
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Your Secret Mental Weapon: 'Don't Let the Perfect Be the Enemy of the Good'
Inspiration

Your Secret Mental Weapon: 'Don't Let the Perfect Be the Enemy of the Good'

Now, get busy accepting good enough as a great place to start.
Neil Patel
The 8 Personality Types of Publicists
Public Relations

The 8 Personality Types of Publicists

From the lifestyle lady to the eager beaver, publicists personalities run the gamut.
5 Ways to Determine Your Authentic Claim to Fame
Fame

5 Ways to Determine Your Authentic Claim to Fame

Your elevator pitch summarizes what you're selling. Now summarize your achievements so people have the confidence to buy from you.
Kedma Ough
What's Cheaper in Your City: Cabs or Uber?
Ride Sharing

What's Cheaper in Your City: Cabs or Uber?

An analysis of ridesharing services and taxis tells how to get the most mileage for your money.
3 Reasons Why a Latino Family's Tiny Cheese Business Became a Giant
Family Businesses

3 Reasons Why a Latino Family's Tiny Cheese Business Became a Giant

Not all family businesses grow into the success story that today is food manufacturer Cacique.
César Melgoza
McDonald's Is Ditching Margarine for Butter
McDonalds

McDonald's Is Ditching Margarine for Butter

The beleaguered fast food company will be using real butter in McMuffins and other menu items cooked with biscuits and bagels.
Katie Little
4 Ways to Overcome Your Unreasonable Fears
Fear

4 Ways to Overcome Your Unreasonable Fears

Your fear of running across a busy highway is good. If you're afraid to seize an opportunity, that's a problem.
Marty Fukuda
6 Keys to Employee Engagement During Times of Distraction
Managing Employees

6 Keys to Employee Engagement During Times of Distraction

During times of economic slowdown, which includes the summer months, what you can do to keep your employee morale high and performance at its peak?
Alan Zimmerman
Goodbye, Burgers. Hello, Wings: This Franchisee Had Good Reason to Quit McDonald's
Franchise Players

Goodbye, Burgers. Hello, Wings: This Franchisee Had Good Reason to Quit McDonald's

Marcus Teufel prepared for 10 years to be a McD's owner before taking a 180-degree turn.
Entrepreneur Staff
Is Your Wellness Program a Slave to Fads or Backed by Science?
Wellness Plans

Is Your Wellness Program a Slave to Fads or Backed by Science?

As a leader, it's in your best interests to keep your employees healthy. Unfortunately, the glut of misinformation circulating on TV and the Internet makes it difficult to separate bunk from best practices.
Chris Cutter
iOS or Android: Which Operating System Should You Program for First?
App Developers

iOS or Android: Which Operating System Should You Program for First?

Android has been the preferred OS until now, but heads up, small business: Here comes Microsoft.
Kuty Shalev
How One Company Won My Loyalty With Only $100
Customer Service

How One Company Won My Loyalty With Only $100

In a business environment that no longer values brand loyalty, winning over long-term customers creates benefits that entrepreneurs should not undervalue.
Peter Gasca
How to Tackle Your First International Meeting Like a Pro
Conferences

How to Tackle Your First International Meeting Like a Pro

Presenting at a conference in a different country can bring on a whole set of unique challenges. Make sure you are prepared for the unexpected.
Jason Popp
Improve Your Website's Conversion Rates With These 6 Design Tips
Websites

Improve Your Website's Conversion Rates With These 6 Design Tips

Naturally, the more conversions your website produces, the more revenue your business is going to produce.
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