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Can McDonald's Speed Up Drive-Thru With Third Window?

McDonald's is reportedly trying out a new solution to their drive-thru problem. The catch: it probably won't speed up your wait.

Keep Your Promises and Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at how to be a better leader, communicate with potential clients, keep your customers happy and more advice for business owners.

Focus on Passion, Not Labels

I have started, managed and guided a range of businesses. But I never considered myself an entrepreneur. Why? Because I never got caught up in labels.

How to Run a Productive Internship Program and Stay Out of Legal Trouble

A student internship program can be a great asset for your company, but if not run properly, it can jeopardize the wellbeing of your entire business.

Why Happy Employees Are Your Key to Successful Branding

You can't build a strong brand image without a team of people behind it. Here's the story of a little doughnut shop doing big things when it comes to branding.

8 Ingredients Every App and Software Business Plan Needs

These factors are important to consider and forecast before you launch your business.

How Managing Your Time Is a Waste of Time

Everyone is obsessed with self-improvement, personal productivity and time management these days. What's ironic is that 's all an enormous waste of time.

Signs You Might Be a Terrible Leader (Yes, You)

Sometimes you need to look inward before you can lead a team to greatness. Here's what to look for.

Supercharge Your Recruitment Strategy (Infographic)

Sales and marketing professionals have used the funnel method for years. Here's how recruiters can employ these same tactics.

What You Need to Do on LinkedIn, Even if You're Not Looking for a Job (Infographic)

Think you don't need to update your LinkedIn because you have a job? Think again. Check out 'LinkedIn Queen' Eve Mayer's tips to revamp your profile.

7 Marketing Truths Every Business Leader Should Know

"Marketing is too important to be left to the marketing department." Hewlett-Packard co-founder David Packard said that. He was right.

Why Running a Restaurant Doesn't Have to Rule Your Life

Using the right tools and strategies to run your business will give you more time to be with your family.

Why You're 2 Steps Away From a More Productive Day

Sometimes getting more done is just a matter of changing how you react to interruptions. Here are two easy strategies to start using now.

How to Motivate Employees in Less Than 5 Minutes

Motivating your team can be more art than science, but here are four techniques that work.

Swap Seats, Change Your Company? Why Where You Sit Matters

From enhancing daily interactions to finding more efficient ways of accomplishing tasks, the right office seating approach can make a big difference in your business.

Startup Entrepreneurs Have Confidence. Duh.

Of all the surveys conducted, the Kauffman/LegalZoom Startup Confidence Index is taking the prize for the most obvious.

BlackBerry Takeover Bid Falls Apart, CEO to Depart

Unable to raise the necessary funds, investment firm Fairfax Financial Holdings will invest only $1 billion as Thorsten Heins leaves the troubled tech company.

The Ethics Coach on Verbal Agreements, Ghostwriting and More

Digging into the nuances of verbal agreements, the scary side of ghosting and working for the competition.

7 Things Great Entrepreneurs Don't Do

What separates real entrepreneurs from the pack? A little tough love for the entrepreneurial generation.

How a Content Audit Can Turn Your Site Into a Publishing Powerhouse

Follow these three steps to identify gaps in your existing pages and realign your content to focus on what's engaging your visitors the most and driving the most conversions.

For Social Entrepreneurs, What Comes First: Business or Mission?

Entrepreneurs trying to both make money and benefit a social mission are often playing a game of chicken and egg. For some, the social cause rises above all else. For others, a successful business model comes first.

Hurricane Sandy, One Year Later (Infographic)

Here's a visual look at Hurricane Sandy's devastation and what's happened since.

Is Your Business Partner Helping or Hurting Your Business?

Partners are great for getting startups off the ground, but they can lead to schizophrenic behavior in bigger companies.

How to Manage a Pregnancy and a Business

It is possible to run a business while pregnant and caring for a newborn, it just takes some planning.

Pushy Sales Reps and Unreliable Vendors: How to Survive in the Unpredictable World of Business

Green Bean salad-shop owner delves into how she handles dealing with unpredictable people.

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