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Obamacare Is Turning Top Performers Into Free Agents
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Obamacare Is Turning Top Performers Into Free Agents

Company health insurance is no longer enough to keep would-be entrepreneurs tethered to corporate jobs.
How to Receive a Compliment Without Being Awkward About It
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How to Receive a Compliment Without Being Awkward About It

Many of us are tempted to deflect kind words, but that may be doing more hard than good.
How Purpose and Social Responsibility Can Set a Startup Apart
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How Purpose and Social Responsibility Can Set a Startup Apart

Campbell's CEO says new business owners can differentiate their enterprise with ideals that resonate with consumers, their evolving values and needs.
Success Secrets From the Entrepreneur Behind a Billion-Dollar Business Who Started Out as a Dishwasher
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Success Secrets From the Entrepreneur Behind a Billion-Dollar Business Who Started Out as a Dishwasher

John Schnatter, the founder of Papa John's, reflects on launching a successful business, hiring the right people and making mistakes.
6 Tips For Accepting Failure and Moving On
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6 Tips For Accepting Failure and Moving On

Failure happens. It is what you learn from your missteps that sets you apart.
When to DIY Recruiting and When to Hire a Recruiter
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When to DIY Recruiting and When to Hire a Recruiter

Hiring is nerve wracking but less so when you can distinguish when you can handle it from when you need pros who can.
Richard Branson on Why Compassion Is a Competitive Advantage
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Richard Branson on Why Compassion Is a Competitive Advantage

Business used to be a cutthroat world where the only thing that mattered was profit -- but that's changing quickly.
Your Company Shouldn't Need to Shout 'The Customer is King!'
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Your Company Shouldn't Need to Shout 'The Customer is King!'

Put the customer at the center of your business and they will know they are king, without all the yelling.
When Giving a Presentation, Never Do This
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When Giving a Presentation, Never Do This

It may be tempting to tell your audience that you're not as prepared as you would like or that you just got over being sick. Here's why you shouldn't.
Simple Yet Powerful Business Lessons From a Broke Entrepreneur Turned Multi-Millionaire
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Simple Yet Powerful Business Lessons From a Broke Entrepreneur Turned Multi-Millionaire

Some wise words that you can put into practice at your own startup endeavors.
8 Ways to Get Your Creative Juices Flowing
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8 Ways to Get Your Creative Juices Flowing

A little out-of-the-box thinking can have big benefits. Here's how to get started.
How to Deal With Headache-Inducing Customers
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How to Deal With Headache-Inducing Customers

While most customers are happy when companies offer solutions and try to help , there are a few types of customers who will never be happy. Here is how to deal with them.
Entrepreneurship as the Hero's Journey
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Entrepreneurship as the Hero's Journey

Leave the familiar, grapple with the unknown, chance failure, triumph.
4 Things Shoppers Want in an Online Retailer's Return Policy (Infographic)
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4 Things Shoppers Want in an Online Retailer's Return Policy (Infographic)

One way to give customers a special perk they will remember is to pay the return freight for undesired goods.
Great at World of Warcraft? Put It on Your Resume.
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Great at World of Warcraft? Put It on Your Resume.

Stephen Gillett, Symantec's chief operating officer and former Starbucks CIO, says the skills he learned playing the online game have helped him professionally.
Avoid These 6 Mistakes in Safeguarding Proprietary Information
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Avoid These 6 Mistakes in Safeguarding Proprietary Information

Simple measures, accomplished in a deliberate, consistent fashion, can significantly reduce the risk of disclosure of company assets best kept close.
Ward Off Interruptions That Kill Team Dynamics
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Ward Off Interruptions That Kill Team Dynamics

Are companies endangering corporate culture even while investing so much to build it?
The 3 Cardinal Rules of Business I Didn't Learn in School
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The 3 Cardinal Rules of Business I Didn't Learn in School

One of the lessons this CEO has learned outside the classroom is number crunching is useful but communication skills really count.
Finding Opportunity in a Shrinking Market
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Finding Opportunity in a Shrinking Market

Companies thrive in legacy industries when they become thoroughly entrepreneurial.
Find Experts to Help Launch Your Information Marketing Business
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Find Experts to Help Launch Your Information Marketing Business

You don't need to have expertise to launch your information marketing business because you can work with guest experts on your teleseminar series. Here's how to find them and hire them.
The 7 Critical Success Factors for a Services Business
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The 7 Critical Success Factors for a Services Business

Unlike with products, whether your business thrives depends almost entirely on you and your skills.
How to Overcome Obstacles and Achieve Peak Performance
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How to Overcome Obstacles and Achieve Peak Performance

What drives success? Getting dirty and overcoming obstacles. Here are some tips from an endurance racer.
Why Things Always Go Wrong
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Why Things Always Go Wrong

This is what happens when Murphy's Law and the Peter Principle meet the Seven Deadly Sins.
10 Lessons From Special-Ops That Could Help Your Business Win
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10 Lessons From Special-Ops That Could Help Your Business Win

Former Navy SEAL shares the secrets to success that can help you perform better and build a legacy.
What 4 Little Letters Can Tell You About Your Team
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What 4 Little Letters Can Tell You About Your Team

There has a lot written about managing teams but perhaps entrepreneurs need to just focus on a simple assessment.
7 Lessons to Rock Both the Stage and Sales
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7 Lessons to Rock Both the Stage and Sales

Touring musician turned startup employee shares advice from his former life that applies to growing companies.
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