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The 15 Most Profitable Small-Business Industries
Business Optimization

The 15 Most Profitable Small-Business Industries

At the top of the heap is accounting and tax services -- plus other industries with low startup costs, according to report.
Carolyn Sun
Ideas Are Crap Without Execution and Follow-Through
Business Ideas

Ideas Are Crap Without Execution and Follow-Through

Remember that great idea you had that someone else took up and ran with? Don't let that ever happen again.
Jonathan Long
More Than 2 Chinas Worth of People Will Be Digitally Connected By 2020. Are You Ready?
Business Accelerated

More Than 2 Chinas Worth of People Will Be Digitally Connected By 2020. Are You Ready?

In less than five years, 65 percent of the eight billion people on Earth will be digitally connected. This creates tremendous challenges and opportunities for businesses.
Joe Hyrkin
How to Come Up With a Creative Idea in 3 Simple Steps
Daniel Lubetzky

How to Come Up With a Creative Idea in 3 Simple Steps

Daniel Lubetzky, the founder of KIND Healthy Snacks, breaks down his process for staying innovative.
Catherine Clifford
Tell Us: Who Belongs in the White House?
Politics

Tell Us: Who Belongs in the White House?

Jordan Zimmerman, founder of Zimmerman Advertising, offers his views on who would most help businesses in America.
Tracy Byrnes
When Bad Ideas Can Actually Be Good Advice
Entrepreneur Mindset

When Bad Ideas Can Actually Be Good Advice

Sometimes, you need to surround yourself with "yes" people and delay making that big decision.
Amy Rosen
7 Skills to Thrive, Not Just Survive, in Any Career
Career Growth

7 Skills to Thrive, Not Just Survive, in Any Career

If career growth and job satisfaction are your objectives, just pretend that you are an entrepreneur.
Martin Zwilling
The Simpler the Better for Big Ideas
Entrepreneur Network

The Simpler the Better for Big Ideas

Evan Carmichael says that one word can express your idea more powerfully than any complicated concept.
Entrepreneur Network
Feel Like No One Likes Your Great Idea? Here Are 5 Reasons Why People Might Oppose It.
Business Ideas

Feel Like No One Likes Your Great Idea? Here Are 5 Reasons Why People Might Oppose It.

You're up against quite a few negative factors whenever you try to get lots of people to accept a new idea.
Jeff Boss
5 Steps to Master the Art of Negotiation
Control What You Can

5 Steps to Master the Art of Negotiation

Remember that you're not just creating an agreement, you're cultivating a long-term relationship.
Michael Mamas
Channel Your Inner Pioneer and Sign Up With an Emerging Franchise
Franchises

Channel Your Inner Pioneer and Sign Up With an Emerging Franchise

Even McDonald's started as a new brand. Entrepreneurs who get in on the ground floor of a growing chain can potentially reap great rewards.
David Nilssen
4 Ways to Keep Your Team Creatively Inspired
Finding Your Creative Side

4 Ways to Keep Your Team Creatively Inspired

Inspiration missions? Gut instinct? Italian lessons? Expand the traditional channels through which your team draws inspiration.
Gabrey Means and Cassie Hughes
'Accidental Entrepreneurs' -- When a Personal Mission Morphs into a Big Business
Starting a Business

'Accidental Entrepreneurs' -- When a Personal Mission Morphs into a Big Business

Jessica Alba just wanted a better, nontoxic product to bathe her baby. Today, her company is worth more than $1.7 billion.
Nellie Akalp
4 Strategies for Equalizing Your Commercial and Consumer Bottom Lines
Data-Driven Marketing

4 Strategies for Equalizing Your Commercial and Consumer Bottom Lines

Here's how to get each sales channel to work in tandem with the other.
Russ Reynolds