News and Articles About Business Management

Starting Up? 4 Ways to Turn Your Former Employer Into an Ally.
Starting a Business

Starting Up? 4 Ways to Turn Your Former Employer Into an Ally.

Quitting your job to launch your own business can be a hard pill for your company to swallow, particularly if your company is in the same industry. Here's some advice.
Marc Prosser
6 Ways to Get the Best From Your Team
Growth Strategies

6 Ways to Get the Best From Your Team

A team can make or break a startup. Ensuring your team is top notch takes work and dedication. Here are a few lessons I learned on how to get the best from your employees.
David Koji
Want to Be Successful? Learn How to Manage.
Growth Strategies

Want to Be Successful? Learn How to Manage.

Over the course of your business life, you're going to make thousands of critical management decisions. The more you get right, the better your chances of success.
Steve Tobak
Avoiding Second-Hand Stress
Growth Strategies

Avoiding Second-Hand Stress

Simply being around someone who is stressed can trigger our body's stress response. Here is how to avoid ruining everyone else's day.
Lisa Evans
How to Snap Back After You Blow Up at Your Staff
Leadership

How to Snap Back After You Blow Up at Your Staff

We all lose it sometimes. Here's how to address it right away to make sure you don't ruin your employees' morale.
Lindsay Broder
Forget Confidence. Try Being a Little Insecure Instead.
Growth Strategies

Forget Confidence. Try Being a Little Insecure Instead.

Why losing the cockiness and being your own Doubting Thomas may be the best thing you can do for your business.
Lisa Evans
Paula Deen Is Cooking Up a Comeback
Finance

Paula Deen Is Cooking Up a Comeback

Paula Deen has received a $75 to $100 million cash injection from private-equity firm Najafi Companies, as a concentrated and passionate fan base continues to rally around the embattled chef.
Geoff Weiss
How Leaders Can Find Their Mojo
Leadership

How Leaders Can Find Their Mojo

CEOs face three big issues at the top. Here's how they can own their vision and lead effectively.
Joel Trammell
Knowing Your Competition Inside and Out
Growth Strategies

Knowing Your Competition Inside and Out

With the continuous stream of startups popping up in every industry, it is important to keep tabs on what rivals are doing. Here are a few ways to keep track of your competitors online.
Anneke Steenkamp
The War on Clutter: 8 Ways to Edit Your Workspace and Life
Growth Strategies

The War on Clutter: 8 Ways to Edit Your Workspace and Life

From organizing your office to sharpening your management skills, here is the LifeEdited guide to ruthlessly decluttering your startup's operations.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
5 Things to Consider When Looking for a Manufacturer in China
Growth Strategies

5 Things to Consider When Looking for a Manufacturer in China

Lessons one company learned while developing its first product.
Chris Herbert and Christian Smith
The 7 Easiest Ways to Insult Important People
Growth Strategies

The 7 Easiest Ways to Insult Important People

We live in an increasingly thin-skinned world, and some of the most successful people are the worst offenders. Here's how to avoid getting on their bad sides.
Steve Tobak
These 3 Startups Are Looking to Get the Health Industry in Tip-Top Shape
Starting a Business

These 3 Startups Are Looking to Get the Health Industry in Tip-Top Shape

With the health-care sector going through massive innovation and disruption, we wanted to get the skinny on what it was like working on a startup in this industry.
Nitasha Maindiratta
When Managing Difficult Employees, Take the Long View
Growth Strategies

When Managing Difficult Employees, Take the Long View

Managing the star staffer who goes too far doesn't have to be a headache.
Mark Feffer