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New Study Dismantles Malcolm Gladwell's 10,000 Hour Rule
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New Study Dismantles Malcolm Gladwell's 10,000 Hour Rule

The principle that 10,000 hours of 'deliberate practice' are needed to become world-class in any field may not be what it seems.
How Successful People Make Their Own Luck
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How Successful People Make Their Own Luck

When you're desperate, when you feel you have nothing to lose, that's when great ventures are born.
The 5 Things Gen Y Really Cares About in a Job
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The 5 Things Gen Y Really Cares About in a Job

Millennials crave purpose, growth and connection, and it has to be real.
How Fair Trade Went From a Crazy Coffee Concept to a Global Sustainability Trend
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How Fair Trade Went From a Crazy Coffee Concept to a Global Sustainability Trend

When Paul Rice initially brought his idea for Fair Trade certified products to suppliers in the U.S., they either met him with intense skepticism or rejected him outright. Today, his model is flourishing.
3 Tips for Excelling at Work You Aren't That Good At
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3 Tips for Excelling at Work You Aren't That Good At

Building a company would be breeze if you were only responsible for what you are really talented doing.
What a CEO Learned Coaching His Daughter's Basketball Team
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What a CEO Learned Coaching His Daughter's Basketball Team

The one advantage of having never played the game before is your opponents can't know what to expect.
Iterate or Eliminate? When You Need to Go Back to the Drawing Board.
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Iterate or Eliminate? When You Need to Go Back to the Drawing Board.

When do you stick with an idea, and when do you eliminate it altogether? As an entrepreneur, this can be a life-or-death decision for your startup.
Will Your Employees Say You're the Best Boss Ever?
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Will Your Employees Say You're the Best Boss Ever?

How you can determine whether you demonstrate the proven best practices of great bosses.
Choices Can Become Overwhelming, So Make It Easier for Customers
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Choices Can Become Overwhelming, So Make It Easier for Customers

Use these strategies to increase click-through rates and purchases when presenting choices.
Inspire Wellness in Your Workplace, and Watch Productivity Soar
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Inspire Wellness in Your Workplace, and Watch Productivity Soar

A healthy boss sets the right example for employees. But leaders are more susceptible to health issues.
Will University of Texas President Get the Ax?
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Will University of Texas President Get the Ax?

Bill Powers' days as the head of UT's flagship campus are numbered. If he gets his way, he'll stay through next May. It's anyone's guess at the moment.
3 Questions Every Business Owner Needs to Ask Themselves In July
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3 Questions Every Business Owner Needs to Ask Themselves In July

With summer in full swing and the start of the third quarter, it's time to take an honest look at your progress.
4 Ways to Build Trust Quickly
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4 Ways to Build Trust Quickly

Entrepreneurs don't have years or even months to build trust. To get sales quickly, they need to act quickly.
5 Signs Your Company Culture May Actually Suck
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5 Signs Your Company Culture May Actually Suck

Culture is not an app you can install and master but a garden you plant, tend and, when needed, weed and prune.
Richard Branson's 5 Fashion Startup Secrets They Don't Teach You in Business School
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Richard Branson's 5 Fashion Startup Secrets They Don't Teach You in Business School

It can be difficult to make an impact in the fashion industry, but following these steps will get you off to the right start.
Terrell Owens on How to Overcome Pitfalls, Distractors and Naysayers
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Terrell Owens on How to Overcome Pitfalls, Distractors and Naysayers

This former athlete explains what he learned during filming the upcoming season of Celebrity Apprentice.
The Science Behind Why Small Teams Work More Productively
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The Science Behind Why Small Teams Work More Productively

A look inside Jeff Bezos’ two pizza rule and what you can learn from it.
5 Ways to Woo Customers With Special Attention
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5 Ways to Woo Customers With Special Attention

Adding personalized touches to customer interactions can help not only develop a strong relationship but also snag future sales.
How to Spot the Ideal Franchise Opportunity for You
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How to Spot the Ideal Franchise Opportunity for You

No franchise is perfect, but some can come pretty close -- you just have to go in with your eyes open.
Take a Page From Hollywood, Improv Your Next Brainstorming Session
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Take a Page From Hollywood, Improv Your Next Brainstorming Session

Actors often improvise during scenes. Entrepreneurs should be imploring this same tactic for brainstorming sessions.
4 Motivating TED Talks to Help You Bounce Back From Failure
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4 Motivating TED Talks to Help You Bounce Back From Failure

If you at first you don’t succeed, dust yourself off and TED again. These inspiring talks will get you back on your feet in no time.
5 Ways to Help Build Your Integrity
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5 Ways to Help Build Your Integrity

Setting up a lifestyle of authenticity can affect everything on your horizon -- in your personal sphere as well as your family and business obligations.
What Do Great Leaders Discuss With Their Employees?
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What Do Great Leaders Discuss With Their Employees?

Research shows a great return on the time spent by bosses talking directly with their staffers. Here are four conversations you could have.
Facebook: When Trust Is Exploited
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Facebook: When Trust Is Exploited

After it was revealed that Facebook was conducting research by manipulating users’ emotions, the topic of trust is getting attention -- from both a personal and business standpoint
Here is One Way to Grow Your Customer Base
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Here is One Way to Grow Your Customer Base

Getting customers to notice your startup in a sea of competitors can be tough. Using the ‘roll-up’ strategy, entrepreneurs are able to acquire new customers -- quickly.
3 Rules for Making a Successful Pivot
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3 Rules for Making a Successful Pivot

When the market is changing, you don't survive staying the same but how you adapt is just as important.
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