Business Ideas

Everfan's Custom Capes Take Off Among Superhero Worshipers
Business Unusual

Everfan's Custom Capes Take Off Among Superhero Worshipers

Meet the man who built a grown-up business from a childhood love of superheroes.
Jodi Helmer
The 'Hard-Stop' Method Can Help You Save Time and Money on Testing New Ideas
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The 'Hard-Stop' Method Can Help You Save Time and Money on Testing New Ideas

By putting a cap on the amount of time a team can work on a project, you create an urgency that determines whether projects should be pursued further.
Rudolf Melik
Conflict Among Team Members Can Lead to Better Results
Small Business - Big Impact

Conflict Among Team Members Can Lead to Better Results

Don't fear workplace disagreements. Instead frankly discuss the differences. Let all be heard. Work it through. The company can grow from it.
Sherrie Campbell
7 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Master Self-Awareness
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7 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Master Self-Awareness

A balance of winning qualities propels business leaders to success. Here's how they all play out.
Sherrie Campbell
Leadership Lessons From the Most Successful Football Coaches of All Time
Control What You Can

Leadership Lessons From the Most Successful Football Coaches of All Time

Talented people don't automatically succeed as a team. That requires steady leadership.
Jason Forrest
5 Ways to Know if Your Idea Could Become a Business
Business Ideas

5 Ways to Know if Your Idea Could Become a Business

How to judge if you're on to something big.
Jenna Schnuer
What's the Smarter Move, Start My Business or Stay in School?
Ready To Launch

What's the Smarter Move, Start My Business or Stay in School?

If you know in your heart you want to be an entrepreneur, weigh carefully whether the value of college outweighs the debt you'll carry when you graduate.
John Rampton
Small, But Fierce: How Tiny Firms Can Pack a Big Punch
Ready To Launch

Small, But Fierce: How Tiny Firms Can Pack a Big Punch

In an economy hostile to small business, how are the most successful small firms surviving?
Chris Matthews
7 Ways to Shift Your Perspective About the Dreaded 'No' in Sales
Small Business - Big Impact

7 Ways to Shift Your Perspective About the Dreaded 'No' in Sales

Overcome the uncomfortable and awkward moment of a rejection from a client.
Sherrie Campbell
New Apps for Renters May Keep Lax Landlords in Line
Business Accelerated

New Apps for Renters May Keep Lax Landlords in Line

These new apps are part of a trend toward making new technologies available to U.S. renters.
Ideas

Embrace Your Ideas, Even If They May Sound Ridiculous

A fiction writer who regrets not pursuing a now billion-dollar idea shares four reasons to push your thoughts closer to reality.
Daniel O'Neil
More Startups Are Cashing in on the Growing Worker Skills Gap
News and Trends

More Startups Are Cashing in on the Growing Worker Skills Gap

Opportunity: The growing divide between prospering American workers and those falling further behind.
Kate Rogers
Ready To Launch

12 Critical Questions to Ask Before Pursuing a Business Idea

Ideas can come to easy to many entrepreneurs, but how do you know when to actually start up? Use this questionnaire.
Mike Cooch
Business Accelerated

In Business, the Cyber War Between the U.S. and China and Russia Is Tense

Cyber sabotage has quickly become the 21st century's preferred form of international trade theft.
DJ Summers