Business Management

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How To Win When You Fail
Growth Strategies

How To Win When You Fail

The way you react to screw ups is a critical factor in determining how successful you will be in business.
Joshua Steimle
Microsoft's New CEO Could Earn Almost $18 Million This Year
Leadership

Microsoft's New CEO Could Earn Almost $18 Million This Year

Microsoft has set the base salary of its new CEO, Satya Nadella, at $1.2 million, but with incentives and stock options he could earn as much as $18 million during his first year on the job.
Geoff Weiss
4 Ways to Immediately Improve Your Work/Life Balance
Entrepreneurs

4 Ways to Immediately Improve Your Work/Life Balance

Finding an optimal work/life balance isn't easy, but there are a few things you can do today to steer yourself to a healthier, happier place.
James Reinhart
Be Charitable, and Your Customers May Just Give Back to You
Growth Strategies

Be Charitable, and Your Customers May Just Give Back to You

With the holidays behind us, many businesses stop their philanthropic efforts. This is a big mistake, as companies can continue to capitalize on charitable givings.
Linda Kahler
5 Reasons to Make Time for Yourself Right Now
Growth Strategies

5 Reasons to Make Time for Yourself Right Now

Yes, we know you don't believe time for yourself is important. But it is. Here are the five reasons why.
Lindsay Broder
The Real Reason Customers Buy From You
Growth Strategies

The Real Reason Customers Buy From You

Technology and marketing help, but it didn't seal the deal.
Gene Marks
Crafts Store Michaels May Be the Latest Victim of a Data Hack
Technology

Crafts Store Michaels May Be the Latest Victim of a Data Hack

Over the weekend, the arts-and-crafts retailer said it had recently learned of possible fraudulent activity on debit and credit cards used at its stores.
Laura Entis
5 Ways to Beat Seasonal Affective Disorder In Your Office
Growth Strategies

5 Ways to Beat Seasonal Affective Disorder In Your Office

January and February are the times when we suffer from the Winter Blues. Here are some easy steps to make sure your office is immune.
Lisa Evans
How Much Cash on Hand Is Too Much? And What Should I Do With It?
Finance

How Much Cash on Hand Is Too Much? And What Should I Do With It?

If you're in the enviable position of having an excess of cash, you have the opportunity to invest it in your business.
Delegating is Good. That's Why I Delegated This Headline.
Growth Strategies

Delegating is Good. That's Why I Delegated This Headline.

Assigning your tasks to your employees or colleagues can have big benefits for your business.
Matthew Toren
How 10 Savvy Companies Use Food to Boost Morale and Collaboration
Business Management

How 10 Savvy Companies Use Food to Boost Morale and Collaboration

The key to your staff's heart (and productivity) might be through their stomachs. Check out the innovative ways these companies are getting work done while keeping bellies full and spirits high.
Linda Lacina
The Positive Power of Saying 'No'
Growth Strategies

The Positive Power of Saying 'No'

It can be tough to decline opportunities, but in many cases it can lead to good results.
Stephen Key
Please Offend Me: Why Candor Is the One Lever to Pull in 2014
Growth Strategies

Please Offend Me: Why Candor Is the One Lever to Pull in 2014

Stop beating around the bush. If you want employees to know where they stand at your company, you need to be honest.
Josh Leibner
Lean Startup Lessons for Healthcare Businesses
Growth Strategies

Lean Startup Lessons for Healthcare Businesses

What fledgling healthcare entrepreneurs learned from Steve Blank's Lean LaunchPad might surprise you.
Arlene Weintraub