Competition

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YouTube's Rumored New Music Service Gets a Name

Google's YouTube appears set to take on Spotify and Pandora.

Why (and How) You Should Befriend Your Competitors

As a business owner, a large part of your strategy is to outshine competitors but savvy entrepreneurs know that it is also smart to create and maintain relationships with them.

Samsung Bashes iPhone Battery Life in Cleverly Placed Airport Ads

The South Korean has affixed signs at airport power outlets that needle the Apple iPhone's notoriously poor battery performance.

Win or Lose, Competition Always Makes You Stronger

Competition builds winners, leaders, innovators and success stories. Without it, none of us would be here.

Lyft and Uber Trade Barbs Over Cancelled Rides

The ridesharing startups are both accusing one another of sabotage in an all-out war of words.

3 Steps to Improve Your Ad's Clickthrough Rates

Use these three strategies to get more viewers to click on your ads.

Sprint Shelves Bid for T-Mobile, Calls in New CEO

After months of languishing in regulatory limbo, a proposed merger between Sprint and T-Mobile is now off.

Gannett Splits Broadcast and Publishing Into Two Separate Companies

Following the lead of fellow media giants like E.W. Scripps, News Corp and Time Warner, Gannett is spinning off its publishing division.

Escalate Revenue and Growth With These 5 Strategies

Of course you want your company to get bigger, so create a plan and commit.

Sometimes Entrepreneurs Just Need to Move the Moon

Doing what everyone else does may ensures that you only achieve what they achieve.

Get and Stay Ahead of the Competition With These 3 Tools

If Navy SEALs training teaches you anything, it's that you need every advantage you can get to be elite.

Instagram Ruffles Feathers With New Snapchat-Like App 'Bolt'

Instagram unveiled a one-click, self-destructing messaging app of its own, irking some competitors and peers in the market.

25 Traits Thriving Entrepreneurs Share

The must-have characteristics needed to start, grow and expand your company.

Why Domino's Latest Ad Was a Smart, If Unintentional, Marketing Play

Domino's ad for Specialty Chicken features a reference to a failed cookie pizza just as Pizza Hut rolled out a cookie pizza of its own.

Growing Pains: How Expansion Causes Startups to Lose Customers

The founder of skincare line S.W. Basics discusses how she has to sacrifice clients in order to gain others and how to deal with it.

Underdogs, at the World Cup and in Business, Just Need One to Win

You never know when success will come, so always put in more energy, effort and motivation.

Reports of the Demise of New Successful Apps Are Greatly Exaggerated

Don't be dissuaded from jumping into app development. Just like any other business, it's all about building a better product.

5 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From the World Cup

Much like the teams, the games and the fans, there are lessons learned that can be applied to the life of an entrepreneur.

Tesla's New Patent Strategy Makes Sense

For a large number of people to replace their gasoline-powered cars with electric- vehicles, many automakers need to make electric cars.

A Strong Balance of Confidence and Paranoia is the Best Offense

In today's environment, traditional roles are blurred and competitors and partners are often one and the same.

If You Want to Survive, Find Ways to Compete With Your Own Business

Eventually, a competitor will come and beat you at your own game. Provide your own internal disruptions to stay relevant.

Innovation at the Competition's Expense

Some nimble companies choose to adopt an improvement after rivals have worked out the bugs.

Worried About Your Competition? Worry About This Instead.

Think just outside the box to ensure your company stays ahead of rivals and is not a slave to trends.

Success Secrets From Papa John: The Entrepreneur Behind a Billion-Dollar Business Who Started Out as a Dishwasher

John Schnatter, the founder of Papa John's, reflects on launching a successful business, hiring the right people and making mistakes.

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