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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
The Anti-Main-Street President
Growth Strategies

The Anti-Main-Street President

Most of this administration's policies have been hostile to the interests of Main Street business owners, particularly those running labor-intensive businesses with low-wage employees.
Scott Shane
The Key to Success? Relationships.
Growth Strategies

The Key to Success? Relationships.

Building real relationships with real people in the real world is the only way to make you successful.
Steve Tobak
Resolve Differences and Keep Everyone (Sort of) Happy
Growth Strategies

Resolve Differences and Keep Everyone (Sort of) Happy

When things get heated, these four tips can help you and your staff deal with conflict.
Mark Feffer
What Shoppers Still Won't Buy on Amazon (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

What Shoppers Still Won't Buy on Amazon (Infographic)

Shoppers still won't buy just anything online -- even from an ecommerce giant like Amazon. This infographic explains what influences their decision making.
Linda Lacina
Suntory Snaps Up Jim Beam for $16 Billion
Growth Strategies

Suntory Snaps Up Jim Beam for $16 Billion

In a unanimous decision by its board of directors, the maker of Maker's Mark, Laphroaig Scotch whisky and Courvoisier is selling to Japanese beverage company Suntory.
Brian Patrick Eha