Business Management

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Seeking to Expand Overseas? First Determine If Your Firm's Ready.
Growth Strategies

Seeking to Expand Overseas? First Determine If Your Firm's Ready.

Strategize about taking your business overseas. First be sure you've won success on the homefront. Do plenty of research and analysis first.
Jay Eum
Diversity Defines Our Global Economy. Do You Speak the Language?
Growth Strategies

Diversity Defines Our Global Economy. Do You Speak the Language?

Chances are that you'll interact with people in the business world of different cultures, whether its your workforce or your customers. Are you ready to dive in?
Johann Xavier
This Startup Landed Groupon as Its First Customer. Here's How.
Enterprise Tech

This Startup Landed Groupon as Its First Customer. Here's How.

The CEO of Yesware shares 8 secrets to landing that first big client.
Minda Zetlin
Is There Such a Thing as Good Greed?
Business Management

Is There Such a Thing as Good Greed?

Although you'd assume greed is always a bad thing, it can be used so everyone wins.
Adam Callinan
5 Lies That Come Out of Entrepreneurs' Mouths
Lying

5 Lies That Come Out of Entrepreneurs' Mouths

You may not think so, but falsehoods are a part of doing business.
Gene Marks
The 5 Habits You Have That Are Driving Your Employees Crazy
Business Management

The 5 Habits You Have That Are Driving Your Employees Crazy

Those 4 a.m. Sunday emails will drive your employees crazy and have them running into your competition's arms. Here are the habits to ditch and how to fix them.
Jared Hecht
3 Easy Steps for Finding the Ideal Co-Founder
The Grind

3 Easy Steps for Finding the Ideal Co-Founder

Business partnerships are often compared to marriage: If you find the right match, success will ensue. Otherwise, you may be headed for disaster (and a nasty breakup).
Greg Connolly
Using the Right Lingo to Talk to Designers About Your Brand
Designers

Using the Right Lingo to Talk to Designers About Your Brand

When beginning the process of designing a logo or other branding element, it is important you are on the same page as designers. Here is how to talk their talk.
Rachel Avallone
Honor Among Business Owners: These B Corps Are Building a New Code for Corporate America
Social Entrepreneurs

Honor Among Business Owners: These B Corps Are Building a New Code for Corporate America

Take care of your employees, give back to your community, be gentle on the environment and run a business. Sound like pie in the sky? It's not. Here are 10 companies that are doing it.
Catherine Clifford
How You Can Recharge Your Entrepreneurial Batteries With a Working Sabbatical
Growth Strategies

How You Can Recharge Your Entrepreneurial Batteries With a Working Sabbatical

Taking time away from your fledgling startup for a personal getaway might seem unreasonable, but it might be exactly what and your company need. Here's how.
Scott Leonard
Build Your Brand by Cultivating Controversy
Growth Strategies

Build Your Brand by Cultivating Controversy

How to build your brand with new followers or with loyalists, by taking risks and playing with fire. After all, doesn't fortune favor the bold?
Dan S. Kennedy
Leave it in D.C.: 5 Ways to Rise Above Politics at Work
Office Politics

Leave it in D.C.: 5 Ways to Rise Above Politics at Work

Deal cutting and backhandedness arguably belong in Washington. Don't let them destroy your business.
Chris Stephenson
Slow Down! It May Just Help Your Company Grow.
Growth Strategies

Slow Down! It May Just Help Your Company Grow.

If you really want to succeed, find your organization's optimal velocity.
Andrew Miller
How to Take Advantage of the “First-to-File” Patent System
Patents

How to Take Advantage of the “First-to-File” Patent System

There were big changes last year to who acquires protection. Here are answers to four common questions.
Kirby Drake