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5 Mindsets That Can Kill Your Best Ideas
Innovation

5 Mindsets That Can Kill Your Best Ideas

At the heart of innovation is a single question -- and here's how to think about your answer.
Dixie Gillaspie
Big Companies That Embrace Intrapreneurship Will Thrive
Innovation

Big Companies That Embrace Intrapreneurship Will Thrive

Without innovation, enterprises get too "comfortable" with past successes, and eventually go out of business.
George Deeb
7 Life Rules That Will Position You for Greater Success
Habits

7 Life Rules That Will Position You for Greater Success

Think as big as you can, expect nothing less than the best, have courage and be kind.
Sherrie Campbell
How to Win Every Day
Leadership

How to Win Every Day

In business, when we define the win as one outcome -- a sale, an innovation, or reaching a quarterly goal -- we're limiting ourselves.
Jason Forrest
Use Action and Idea Lists to Prioritize Tasks and Get Things Done
Productivity

Use Action and Idea Lists to Prioritize Tasks and Get Things Done

Here is a simple system inspired by agile software development that can help you focus, execute and grow.
Alex Iskold
NFL Veteran-Turned-Entrepreneur Says Adaptability Is Key to a Winning Game Plan
adaptability

NFL Veteran-Turned-Entrepreneur Says Adaptability Is Key to a Winning Game Plan

The average career of an NFL player lasts 3.3 years. Israel Idonije attributes his 11-year tenure to his ability to adapt.
Israel Idonije
Where Will You Find Your Next Great Idea?
Business Ideas

Where Will You Find Your Next Great Idea?

If you're seeking inspiration, try these five avenues.
Justin Esgar
Avoid These 3 Big Mistakes I Made as a First-Time Entrepreneur
Mistakes

Avoid These 3 Big Mistakes I Made as a First-Time Entrepreneur

A lawyer turned technology startup founder found out about these lessons the hard way.
David Greenberg
Don't Be Afraid to Start a Second Company in an Unrelated Industry
Starting a Business

Don't Be Afraid to Start a Second Company in an Unrelated Industry

Diversification through starting another business can strengthen your financial outlook and entrepreneurial spirit.
Evrim Oralkan
Invite Serendipity With Strategy
Business Ideas

Invite Serendipity With Strategy

An entrepreneur suggests that strangers who extend an offer to meet over coffee should be sure to clarify a purpose.
Jurgen Appelo
10 Ways to Discover Customer Sentiment About Your Business
Customer Relationship Management

10 Ways to Discover Customer Sentiment About Your Business

Random complaints or compliments are no substitute for systematically keeping tabs what your customers have to say.
John Rampton
5 Valuable Concepts I Learned Working for a Multibillion-Dollar Firm
Lessons

5 Valuable Concepts I Learned Working for a Multibillion-Dollar Firm

A startup CEO describes how his experience at Bain Capital shaped the way he approaches business.
Rob Biederman
Stop Worrying About Everyone Stealing Your Idea
Business Ideas

Stop Worrying About Everyone Stealing Your Idea

Just like shark attacks are extremely rare, so is getting your ideas stolen.
Jessica Alter
The Right Tools for a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign
Business Ideas

The Right Tools for a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

A creators of a successfully-funded tool box offer tips and insights for how to launch a successful product that grabs the attention of the crowd.
Peter Gasca