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Never Turn Down a Paying Customer

Never Turn Down a Paying Customer

Being selective about your business and your clients is great advice...if you don't mind being broke and miserable.
Want to Solve Problems More Efficiently? Do This.

Want to Solve Problems More Efficiently? Do This.

Learning how to program gives your brain more tools and can change the way you think.
Avoid the PowerPoint Trap by Having Less Wordy Slides

Avoid the PowerPoint Trap by Having Less Wordy Slides

Don't let your slides distract an audience from the message you're delivering.
The 7 Most Fascinating Things Bill Gates Said in His Reddit Chat

The 7 Most Fascinating Things Bill Gates Said in His Reddit Chat

During an open-forum Q&A hosted by Reddit, Bill Gates discussed philanthropy, business advice and even condom design in his first interview since stepping down as MicrosoftÂ’s chairman.
Microsoft's Safe Bet: Nadella Named CEO, Gates Appointed Tech Advisor

Microsoft's Safe Bet: Nadella Named CEO, Gates Appointed Tech Advisor

Microsoft named 22-year veteran Satya Nadella its new CEO, signaling the company will favor staid continuity over the drastic overhaul that an outsider might bring to its beleaguered business model.
Report: Microsoft Picks New CEO, May Replace Gates as Chairman

Report: Microsoft Picks New CEO, May Replace Gates as Chairman

The tech giant will reportedly appoint Satya Nadella its new CEO and is considering replacing founder Bill Gates as chairman.
Holy Cow: Bill Gates Plays Secret Santa in Reddit Christmas Miracle

Holy Cow: Bill Gates Plays Secret Santa in Reddit Christmas Miracle

Imagine if Bill Gates was your Secret Santa? One lucky Reddit user was unknowingly paired up with the Microsoft chairman and billionaire, who gave her a cow - sort of.

Bill Gates Gets Teary-Eyed Talking About Search for New Microsoft CEO

Microsoft's co-founder had an emotional moment during the company's annual shareholders meeting yesterday.
What Kind of Entrepreneur Are You?

What Kind of Entrepreneur Are You?

These four entrepreneur types can help you determine which qualities most drive your entrepreneurial spirit and what that means for your business.
'Control-Alt-Delete' Is Nothing Compared to These 3 Microsoft Disasters

'Control-Alt-Delete' Is Nothing Compared to These 3 Microsoft Disasters

A look at some of the ways the tech giant has managed to mess up over the years.
10 Successful Entrepreneurs on How to Be Awesome

10 Successful Entrepreneurs on How to Be Awesome

Startup advice from top entrepreneurs including Tony Hawk, Bill Gates and Steve Jobs.
What Bill Gates Is Reading This Summer (vs. the Rest of Us)

What Bill Gates Is Reading This Summer (vs. the Rest of Us)

A look at the books on the tech mogul's summer reading list, compared to this year's most popular reads on Amazon.
Books Inspiring Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk and Other Tech Entrepreneurs

Books Inspiring Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk and Other Tech Entrepreneurs

These books helped shape tech's most influential leaders.
Billionaire Sara Blakely Pledges to Give Away Half of Her Fortune

Billionaire Sara Blakely Pledges to Give Away Half of Her Fortune

The Spanx founder is the first self-made female billionaire to sign Warren Buffett's Giving Pledge.
Richard Branson on the Entrepreneurs He Admires

Richard Branson on the Entrepreneurs He Admires

The world-famous entrepreneur and highlights some of the businesspeople that have inspired him.
9 Millionaire Entrepreneurs Turned Authors

9 Millionaire Entrepreneurs Turned Authors

What you can learn from these books on business by successful innovators.
10 Lessons from Great Leaders in Tech

10 Lessons from Great Leaders in Tech

A look at some of the industry's top managers and what entrepreneurs can learn from their accomplishments.
Three Lessons a Serial Tech Entrepreneur Learned from Bill Gates

Three Lessons a Serial Tech Entrepreneur Learned from Bill Gates

Naveen Jain shares the insights he gleaned from the Microsoft co-founder, and how he used them when starting his own businesses.
Famous 'Trep Failures -- and Comebacks

Famous 'Trep Failures -- and Comebacks

Inspirational business icons who overcame major obstacles before finding legendary success.
The Influencers

The Influencers

What forces will affect your business in the coming year? Here are the 25 people, trends and events you can't afford to ignore.

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