Business Management

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
Is Codependency Hurting the Way You Lead Your Company?
Growth Strategies

Is Codependency Hurting the Way You Lead Your Company?

For the sake of moral or team-building, we often let problems slide. But that attitude only causes more issues down the line.
Sandi Krakowski
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
When Launching a Company, Consider These 5 Things
Starting a Business

When Launching a Company, Consider These 5 Things

From being passionate to choosing the right partners, entrepreneurs need to focus on a few key components to help build a sustainable business.
Joshua Reeves
How Milton Friedman Predicted Bitcoin In 1999
Technology

How Milton Friedman Predicted Bitcoin In 1999

Long before Bitcoin ever existed, the notion was proposed by the U.S.'s most famous free-market economist.
Ray Hennessey
5 Mistakes I've Made So You Don't Have To
Growth Strategies

5 Mistakes I've Made So You Don't Have To

A wise person learns from someone else's experiences, so there's no excuse to repeat these business blunders.
Josh Steimle
Do You Have the Entrepreneurial 'X Factor?'
Leadership

Do You Have the Entrepreneurial 'X Factor?'

While everyone is trying to jump on the entrepreneur bandwagon, some people are naturally more cut out for the ride than others.
Steve Musick
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