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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
3 Situations When You Should Shut Your Mouth
Growth Strategies

3 Situations When You Should Shut Your Mouth

While entrepreneurs could babble on and on about their endeavor and how much they accomplished, sometimes it pays to just listen to others.
Matthew Toren
Why the Postal Service Getting Into Banking Is the Worst Idea Ever
Growth Strategies

Why the Postal Service Getting Into Banking Is the Worst Idea Ever

In a misguided attempt to help the lowest income rung, the USPS is being floated as America's next bank. That won't help anyone.
Ray Hennessey
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
Franchise Players: Franchising Gave This Young b.good Owner Real-World Experience
Franchises

Franchise Players: Franchising Gave This Young b.good Owner Real-World Experience

When Bill Zolper opened a b.Good franchise, his years studying entrepreneurship were put to the test.
Kate Taylor
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
Top 10 Ways to Make Money Online -- With Integrity
Growth Strategies

Top 10 Ways to Make Money Online -- With Integrity

To do it right, you'll need to find a way that serves your vision while also supporting others.
Lewis Howes
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
How Startups Can Tap Into Google's Secret Sauce: OKRs
Growth Strategies

How Startups Can Tap Into Google's Secret Sauce: OKRs

Google has been implementing this strategy since its startup heydays and continues to utilize it even as it workforce has grown to more than 45,000 employees.
Jake Gibson
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
Why Staying Small Is Better for Your Sanity and Other Must-Read Business Tips
Growth Strategies

Why Staying Small Is Better for Your Sanity and Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at how keeping your business small lets you control your schedule, what Jerry Seinfeld has to teach you about productivity and more advice for business owners.
Brian Patrick Eha
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