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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
Secrets to Yawn-Free Board Meetings
Business Management

Secrets to Yawn-Free Board Meetings

Thinks of board meetings as a conversation to keep your leadership engaged.
Matt Blumberg
5 Reasons Entrepreneurs Should Learn to Code
Growth Strategies

5 Reasons Entrepreneurs Should Learn to Code

The ability to code has several advantages for business leaders, especially those in the tech world.
Jeremy Snepar
Treat Them Well: 5 Keys to Lasting Customer Service
Customer Relationship Management

Treat Them Well: 5 Keys to Lasting Customer Service

A valued customer is a happy one, which almost always leads to profits.
Eric Schiffer
Searching for Wisdom? Search Yourself.
Business Management

Searching for Wisdom? Search Yourself.

There is nothing conventional about wisdom. A key to success is staying off the latest bandwagon and thinking critically for yourself.
Steve Tobak
The Frequently Fatal Family Business Flaw: Denial
Family Businesses

The Frequently Fatal Family Business Flaw: Denial

It turns out, businesses owned by families suffer from bad management practices that could cause a meltdown.
Dan Scouler
How Faith in the Workplace Can Increase Our ROI
Business Management

How Faith in the Workplace Can Increase Our ROI

Success isn't about being a self-starter. Often, what is looked is that there is a higher power that can fuel our business and relationships.
Sandi Krakowski
Before You Send That Angry Email, Read This
Business Management

Before You Send That Angry Email, Read This

Email and IM's sometimes give us courage to speak our minds after a workplace fight. Here's how to do those right.
Lindsay Broder