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Time to Send Out 1099s: What to Know
Finance

Time to Send Out 1099s: What to Know

This is the month get your 1099s out to your vendors. We break down what you need to know and do.
Mark J. Kohler
Downton Abbey: Lord Grantham's 5 Worst Management Mistakes
Growth Strategies

Downton Abbey: Lord Grantham's 5 Worst Management Mistakes

What the world of butlers, footmen and lady's maids can teach you about management.
Linda Lacina
How I Became a Life Coach...Sort Of
Growth Strategies

How I Became a Life Coach...Sort Of

For years, I helped readers work through the solutions to problems they already had the answers to. Then, one day, it hit me.
Steve Tobak
How to Create an Internship Program That Works
Growth Strategies

How to Create an Internship Program That Works

With banks and media companies being criticized for their internship programs, here are four ways interns and business owners can make the most of the internship experience.
Nina Zipkin
The One Tool You Need for Success? A Mirror.
Growth Strategies

The One Tool You Need for Success? A Mirror.

The hardest thing to do is to take an honest look at yourself, warts and all. But it is vital for the success of your business.
Lindsay Broder
Why You Should Let Customers Help Mold Your Company
Growth Strategies

Why You Should Let Customers Help Mold Your Company

Feedback could lead to valuable lessons and even new product ideas.
Matthew Toren
Catchafire CEO: If I Don't Use My Time Well, My Employees Won't Either
Growth Strategies

Catchafire CEO: If I Don't Use My Time Well, My Employees Won't Either

Rachael Chong is a busy, New York City-based social entrepreneur who has learned that setting priorities and sticking to them is her most critical mission.
Catherine Clifford
Obama Picks Maria Contreras-Sweet to Lead the SBA
Growth Strategies

Obama Picks Maria Contreras-Sweet to Lead the SBA

Maria Contreras-Sweet, the founder of ProAmerica Bank, is the White House's pick as head of the government's Small Business Administration.
Catherine Clifford
Payroll, Meet Accounting: ZenPayroll and FreshBooks Join Forces
Growth Strategies

Payroll, Meet Accounting: ZenPayroll and FreshBooks Join Forces

Payroll service ZenPayroll and cloud accounting software company FreshBooks are combining their services in a move that could help small-business owners.
Nina Zipkin
Turn Around Your Business in 5 Steps
Growth Strategies

Turn Around Your Business in 5 Steps

As an entrepreneur you are going to face your fair share of challenges, some more dire than others. When times get tough, you are going to need to turnaround your business, develop a pivot strategy and get your company back on track. Here is how.
Chris Proulx
How Business Travel Can Be a Danger to Your Health
Growth Strategies

How Business Travel Can Be a Danger to Your Health

Flying worldwide can often help build your business, but it also can affect your health in a number of negative ways.
Lisa Evans
Why Big Banks Are Lending More to Small Businesses
Finance

Why Big Banks Are Lending More to Small Businesses

Here we go over several reasons why larger banks are starting to warm up to small-business lending again.
Rohit Arora
Time Warner Cable Says No Thanks to Charter's $61 Billion Bid
Growth Strategies

Time Warner Cable Says No Thanks to Charter's $61 Billion Bid

Charter Communications hoped to purchase Time Warner Cable for $61.3 billion, or $132.50 a share, but the 'grossly inadequate' bid was rejected.
3 Tricks to Building Value When You Sell
Marketing

3 Tricks to Building Value When You Sell

If you want to set yourself up for failure, pitch features. If you want to be successful, focus on the end outcome.
Marc Wayshak