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The One-Week Road Test to See If You're Entrepreneurial Material
Leadership Qualities

The One-Week Road Test to See If You're Entrepreneurial Material

You're brimming with excitement and dying to take a spin in your newly imagined role as a business owner launching a business. Here's the five-pronged course you must pass.
Robert Tuchman
Google Isn't the Only One Working on a Modular Smartphone
Smartphones

Google Isn't the Only One Working on a Modular Smartphone

A company called Circular Devices has created something it calls the 'Puzzlephone.'
Carly Okyle
Richard Branson on Handling the Competition
Richard Branson

Richard Branson on Handling the Competition

It's all about striking the right balance between respecting your rivals and focusing on how you can beat them.
Richard Branson
Will Big Companies Follow Microsoft's Lead and Make It Harder for Startups to Win?
Startup Culture

Will Big Companies Follow Microsoft's Lead and Make It Harder for Startups to Win?

A large player starts to get wise to the ways of newcomers that are experimenting rapidly.
Peter S. Cohan
With Competition Heating Up, Sony to Cut TV, Smartphone Lineup
Profits

With Competition Heating Up, Sony to Cut TV, Smartphone Lineup

The Japanese tech giant sees growth in PlayStation, image sensors.
7 Lessons From the Boxing Ring
Sports

7 Lessons From the Boxing Ring

An executive takes up a new sport and learns some essential business truths for knockout success.
Marty Fukuda
The Navy SEAL's 10-Step Approach for Creating the Ultimate Business Plan
Starting a Business

The Navy SEAL's 10-Step Approach for Creating the Ultimate Business Plan

Similar to mission planning in special operations, there are myriad unknown factors that entrepreneurs must consider before they unleash a new product or service.
Jeff Boss
What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From This Goofy, Disobedient Dog
Entrepreneurs

What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From This Goofy, Disobedient Dog

This golden retriever may not win any canine competitions, but he found much more significant rewards doing things his own way.
Kate Taylor
For Amazon, Cloud Wars Heat Up
Competition

For Amazon, Cloud Wars Heat Up

Amazon Web Services serves more than 1 million companies, but growing competition is starting to stifle growth.
JP Mangalindan
To Compete With Big-Name Brands, Here's How to Market Your Black Friday Sale Online
Business Circle

To Compete With Big-Name Brands, Here's How to Market Your Black Friday Sale Online

Big-box retailers may seem to dominate the Black Friday game, but there's a way for small businesses to level the playing field on the most anticipated shopping day of the year.
Courtney Jespersen
Samsung Chases Curved Smartphone Wave
Smartphones

Samsung Chases Curved Smartphone Wave

To gain stronger footing in the ultra-competitive smartphone race, Samsung ramps up on high-end devices.
The 4 Pillars New Brands Must Communicate to Their Audience
Ask the Expert

The 4 Pillars New Brands Must Communicate to Their Audience

Simplicity is key in any branding strategy. Overthinking and having too many internal considerations can expose your external brand perception as muddy and disjointed.
Mel Carson
Wal-Mart, Target Gird for Toughest Black Friday Battle Yet
Competition

Wal-Mart, Target Gird for Toughest Black Friday Battle Yet

The retailers are offering deeper and longer discounts this coming Black Friday, fighting to win a holiday neither can afford to lose.
Phil Wahba
How You Compete Matters More Than Winning Or Losing
Fear

How You Compete Matters More Than Winning Or Losing

Do you operate on faith, or fear? When you play dirty and smear the competition, you can end up shutting down future opportunities.
John Brubaker