Grow Your Business

Why You Shouldn't Scale Your Startup
Grow Your Business

Why You Shouldn't Scale Your Startup

One of the biggest startup killers? Scaling too fast, too early. Here's how to grow more deliberately.
Thousands of Fast-Food Workers Strike to Raise Wages
Human Resources

Thousands of Fast-Food Workers Strike to Raise Wages

Restaurant workers in seven cities around the U.S. strike for the right to unionize and $15 an hour wages.
OKCupid Asks Customers to Help Remove Ads From Site
Growth Strategies

OKCupid Asks Customers to Help Remove Ads From Site

Rather than lose money to customers who had installed ad blockers, the online dating site asks users to donate money to make the site ad-free.
5 Steps to a Stress-Free Summer Vacation
Business Management

5 Steps to a Stress-Free Summer Vacation

Follow these tips to get you and your business ready for some much needed rest and relaxation.
Startups Get Hacked Too: 5 Security Tips to Implement Today
Grow Your Business

Startups Get Hacked Too: 5 Security Tips to Implement Today

With startups becoming an easy target for cyber attacks, find out how you can protect your company.
How to Avoid Getting Burned When Hiring Friends
Business Management

How to Avoid Getting Burned When Hiring Friends

Newbie founders do it all the time: hire their friends. While it may work out smashingly, it could also fail miserably. Here's how to prevent the latter.
Publicis Omnicom and the Tricky Business of a Merger of Equals
Management & Operations

Publicis Omnicom and the Tricky Business of a Merger of Equals

Organizational psychologist Ben Dattner offers a playbook for leaders attempting to create a common culture after a merger.
How to Make Millions on a Handshake Deal
Growth Strategies

How to Make Millions on a Handshake Deal

Entrepreneur and self-professed "deal junkie" Marcus Lemonis reveals how he built his $3 billion company through more than 100 handshake deals.
Sheryl Sandberg Encourages Women Bloggers to 'Lean In'
Leadership

Sheryl Sandberg Encourages Women Bloggers to 'Lean In'

The Facebook COO and best-selling author challenges women at Chicago's BlogHer conference to answer the question: 'What would you do if you weren't afraid?'
Hiring Spree: Amazon to Add 7,000 New Employees
Human Resources

Hiring Spree: Amazon to Add 7,000 New Employees

The internet retailer is expanding its fulfillment and customer service networks in an effort to offer more customers speedier delivery options.
Lessons From a Diplomat on How to Build Business Relationships
Leadership

Lessons From a Diplomat on How to Build Business Relationships

Try these five diplomacy skills to manage complex relationships with many diverse groups.
What You Aren't Measuring Could be Killing Your Company
Grow Your Business

What You Aren't Measuring Could be Killing Your Company

To know where you're going, it often helps to know where you've been. Here's how to measure your startup's performance.
The Buck Stops Here: How to Make Invoicing Less Excruciating
Business Management

The Buck Stops Here: How to Make Invoicing Less Excruciating

To take the sting out of the annoying task of invoicing, consider the tips.
The 5 Rules for Silicon Valley Success That Can Work Anywhere
Growth Strategies

The 5 Rules for Silicon Valley Success That Can Work Anywhere

Silicon Valley is the startup capital of the world for a reason. Here are five key lessons from the place that every entrepreneur can apply to the way they do business, no matter where they are.
SBA Shows High-Tech Startups Some Love
Innovation

SBA Shows High-Tech Startups Some Love

The U.S. Small Business Administration, widely considered near useless to high-tech startups, has made two efforts in as many weeks to woo this innovative group of entrepreneurs.
The Surprisingly High Cost of Small-Business Travel (Infographic)
Business Travel

The Surprisingly High Cost of Small-Business Travel (Infographic)

A look at how small-business owners are shelling out more than big corporations, and where their dollars are going.
Invaluable Advice From 18 of America's Top Small-Business Owners
Leadership

Invaluable Advice From 18 of America's Top Small-Business Owners

Some of the most successful business owners in America offer their best advice for current and aspiring entrepreneurs.
Crocodile Tears? Crocs Blames Earnings Drop on the Weather
Business Management

Crocodile Tears? Crocs Blames Earnings Drop on the Weather

The colorful, rubber footwear company said cold weather contributed to plunging profits in the second quarter.
Should Appearance Be a Factor in Hiring?
Human Resources

Should Appearance Be a Factor in Hiring?

Retailer Abercrombie & Fitch is under fire for hiring beautiful people as sales clerks. We examine the role looks should play in hiring.
Business Management

Why Your Business Needs to Stop Acting Like a 4-Year-Old

Poorly run businesses, like small children, need constant supervision. Here are key strategies to help your business operate more smoothly.
Using Someone Else's Intellectual Property Comes At a Price
Legal Center

Using Someone Else's Intellectual Property Comes At a Price

In the IP wars, you have to figure out if a potential violation is worth the penalties you might pay.
Two Women Entrepreneurs Share the Hardest Part of Growing Fast
Growth Strategies

Two Women Entrepreneurs Share the Hardest Part of Growing Fast

Bottle & Bottega business partners Stephanie King-Myers and Nancy Bigley discuss the challenges of scaling a business quickly.
10 Leaders Who Overcame Scandal -- A Playbook for Anthony Weiner
Leadership

10 Leaders Who Overcame Scandal -- A Playbook for Anthony Weiner

We round up noteworthy politicians, entrepreneurs and business leaders who survived (and thrived) after public scandals.
The Ethics Coach on Dealing With Backstabbing
Business Management

The Ethics Coach on Dealing With Backstabbing

What to do when someone you trust betrays you and how to address a competitor who cops to unethical behavior.
10 of the Best Airport Gyms in the World
Business Travel

10 of the Best Airport Gyms in the World

Rather than snacking in the airport bar while waiting for your flight, use the time as an opportunity for fitness.
Management & Operations

Arctic Melting Won't Kill Your Business

You may have read that the recent acceleration of Arctic melting will lead to $60 trillion in global economic losses. Don't believe it.
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