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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
Mexican Mobster Becomes Business Mentor at LA Event
Mentors

Mexican Mobster Becomes Business Mentor at LA Event

Sometimes the truth really is stranger than fiction.
Want to Be Successful? Quit Being So Positive.
Positive Thinking

Want to Be Successful? Quit Being So Positive.

If you're the type of person who only sees the bright side of life, be prepared to not be able to face the reality you need.
Steve Tobak
What to Do When Your Boss Doesn't Trust You
Ethics coach

What to Do When Your Boss Doesn't Trust You

Failures of trust and communication can be tricky to navigate. The Ethics Coach can help.
Gael O'Brien
A Well-Trained IT Team: Your Company's Secret Weapon (Infographic)
Infographics

A Well-Trained IT Team: Your Company's Secret Weapon (Infographic)

IT pros are the backbone of your business. Make sure they're up to the tall task.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What You Need to Know About Credit Lines
Ask the Money Guy

What You Need to Know About Credit Lines

Our expert tells whether you need a line of credit and how big that line should be.