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Warren Buffett's Remarkably Simple Mantra for Success
Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett's Remarkably Simple Mantra for Success

He may be a business sage, but this piece of advice has nothing to do with stocks and investments.
Peter Gasca
Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Thomas Hansen.
Ask the Expert

Have a Burning Business Question? Ask the Expert: Thomas Hansen.

Having been a serial entrepreneur and now the vice president of Small and Medium Business at Microsoft, Thomas Hansen is looking to take your questions about entrepreneurship and how to use technology to get a competitive edge.
Andrea Huspeni
Are Paid Referrals Worth the Cost?
Ethics coach

Are Paid Referrals Worth the Cost?

A look at the value of paid referrals and advisers and the difference between ethics and compliance.
Former Apple CEO John Sculley on What Makes a True Mentor
Mentors

Former Apple CEO John Sculley on What Makes a True Mentor

It's an incredibly important and extremely specific role.
Laura Entis
7 Business Lessons for Entrepreneurs From 'Parks and Recreation'
Lessons

7 Business Lessons for Entrepreneurs From 'Parks and Recreation'

As the beloved TV comedy draws to a close, here some entrepreneurial lessons from the series that you can apply to your own career.
Nina Zipkin
6 Facts You Need to Know About Starting Your Own Consulting Business
Consulting

6 Facts You Need to Know About Starting Your Own Consulting Business

Consider these yield signs which can save you a lot of grief and get you closer to achieving your dreams.
Neil Patel
Because Running a Business Is 'Ruff': 5 Lessons From Entrepreneurs in the Pet Industry
Running a business

Because Running a Business Is 'Ruff': 5 Lessons From Entrepreneurs in the Pet Industry

From hiring the right people, to having the patience of a saint, here are some words of wisdom from vendors at the Westminster Dog Show.
Wendy Frink
3 Lessons to Learn From BlogHer's Trio of Pioneers
Lessons

3 Lessons to Learn From BlogHer's Trio of Pioneers

Elisa Camahort Page, Jory Des Jardins and Lisa Stone created a community of women's bloggers and a business model. Their guiding principles can be instructive to many startup founders.
Jeffrey Hayzlett
5 Lessons From a Father to a Son
Fathers

5 Lessons From a Father to a Son

Entrepreneurial challenges are immense, and as a young executive I used to find myself constantly turning to my father for advice.
Jake Wood
4 TED Talks About Love, Sex and Desire
Love

4 TED Talks About Love, Sex and Desire

With Valentine's Day around the corner, here's a stimulating spoonful of inspirational talks about that thing that makes the world go 'round.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
3 Steps to Getting Good Press
Advice

3 Steps to Getting Good Press

An expert in PR offers his best advice for attracting media attention.
Christopher Hann
7 Ways to Take Your Sleep Back
Sleep

7 Ways to Take Your Sleep Back

Sleep on these smart tips and get more zzzzs.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What Advisors Have Taught Me
Straight Talk

What Advisors Have Taught Me

Our online panel shares how great advisors have shaped their businesses.
Linda Lacina
This Entrepreneur Sold His Company to AOL and Bought It Back Two Years Later. Here's What He Learned.
If I Knew Then

This Entrepreneur Sold His Company to AOL and Bought It Back Two Years Later. Here's What He Learned.

Venture capitalist and About.me CEO Tony Conrad shares his thoughts on making tough choices.
Nina Zipkin