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5 Positive Ways to Constructively Critique Employees
Managing Employees

5 Positive Ways to Constructively Critique Employees

The best way to tell somebody how to do better is to begin by telling them what they are doing well.
Matt Straz
The 21-Day Desk-Free Challenge
Productivity

The 21-Day Desk-Free Challenge

A real estate executive realizes that by finding a perch to work inside each of her company's branch offices, she can be more effective and build more productive relationships.
Stacey Alcorn
How the ALS Association Can Keep Its Momentum Going
Customer Relationship Management

How the ALS Association Can Keep Its Momentum Going

The non-profit, along with businesses, can utilize three secrets of customer-relationship management software to effectively follow up on leads.
Brandon Bruce
Hate Flying? This Dreamy (or Dorky) Virtual Reality Helmet Could Help You Escape the Experience.
Far Out Tech

Hate Flying? This Dreamy (or Dorky) Virtual Reality Helmet Could Help You Escape the Experience.

Virtual reality, take me away. Because overpriced in-flight cocktails and noise-cancelling headphones aren’t enough anymore.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Billionaire Entrepreneur Larry Ellison Steps Down as CEO of Oracle
Larry Ellison

Billionaire Entrepreneur Larry Ellison Steps Down as CEO of Oracle

The company's co-founder will move to the board of directors. Two co-CEOs have been named to replace him.
Jason Fell
How I Finally Snagged My Dream Domain Name
The Grind

How I Finally Snagged My Dream Domain Name

One entrepreneur explains how she was able to get the perfect URL for her startup and what lessons she learned along the way.
Adina Grigore
Shark Tank Star Mark Cuban: 'Money Can't Buy Happiness'
Mark Cuban

Shark Tank Star Mark Cuban: 'Money Can't Buy Happiness'

…But it sure makes life easier, the self-made billionaire says. Why? With it comes freedom.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
4 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Take From the Kids Going Back to School
Lessons

4 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Take From the Kids Going Back to School

Recreate the rhythms of your long years of schooling to succeed in the marathon of building your business.
Charlie Harary
Leading (and Surviving) a Company Rebranding Effort
Rebranding

Leading (and Surviving) a Company Rebranding Effort

Advance your company’s legacy by transforming it. Tread carefully with key constituency groups.
Jim Freeze
Why Americans Hate Their Internet Service Providers (Infographic)
Internet

Why Americans Hate Their Internet Service Providers (Infographic)

Americans are obsessed with their Internet, which makes it sting all the worse that the companies that provide Internet are expensive, unresponsive and because of their relative monopoly, in no hurry to improve their operations.
Catherine Clifford
Negotiate Like a Pro -- 7 Techniques When Selling Your Company
Selling a Business

Negotiate Like a Pro -- 7 Techniques When Selling Your Company

The high stakes make this type of transaction entirely unique. Know how to proceed wisely.
Peter Lehrman
3 Simple Ways to Avoid a Business Faux Pas
Business Etiquette

3 Simple Ways to Avoid a Business Faux Pas

Sticky social situations can unglue the surest business deal. Here’s how to make sure they don’t.
Debra Kaye
7 Easy Steps for Encouraging Employees to Take Initiative
Initiative

7 Easy Steps for Encouraging Employees to Take Initiative

Prompt everyone to contribute their ideas to have a richer harvest.
Marty Fukuda
Jeff Bezos' Enigmatic Aerospace Company Scores Knockout Contract
Space Travel

Jeff Bezos' Enigmatic Aerospace Company Scores Knockout Contract

The Amazon founder's Blue Origin aerospace outfit will develop rocket engines for the United Launch Alliance -- a joint venture between Lockheed Martin and Boeing that creates spacecraft for the U.S. government.
Geoff Weiss