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The 5 C's to Creating a Winning Investment Pitch
Pitching investors

The 5 C's to Creating a Winning Investment Pitch

You need to show why an investor should back you, and there are a number of traits that successful investees should show during the course of their pitch.
Ideas

Embrace Your Ideas, Even If They May Sound Ridiculous

A fiction writer who regrets not pursuing a now billion-dollar idea shares four reasons to push your thoughts closer to reality.
Daniel O'Neil
Why Steve Jobs Obsessed About Office Design (And, Yes, Bathroom Locations)
Collaborating

Why Steve Jobs Obsessed About Office Design (And, Yes, Bathroom Locations)

Silicon Valley's greatest advances came through collaboration –- making serendipitous encounters critical.
Walter Isaacson
7 Ways to Obliterate Creative Roadblocks
Creativity

7 Ways to Obliterate Creative Roadblocks

Nothing is coming out right, and you can't seem to figure out what to do. It happens to every creative professional, but it doesn't have to stop your work.
Margaret Kelsey
When Working on Personal Goals, Competition Is Beside the Point
Personal Improvement

When Working on Personal Goals, Competition Is Beside the Point

Comparing yourself to others is often just a distraction when it comes to achieving self-improvement. Winning isn't everything.
Max Ogles
Screw the Competition. Entrepreneurs Need to Dominate From the Very Start.
Competitive Advantages

Screw the Competition. Entrepreneurs Need to Dominate From the Very Start.

Constantly fighting against business competitors is no way to run a startup, says sales expert Grant Cardone.
Jason Fell
7 Ways to Unlock Your Company's Creative Juices
Entrepreneurs

7 Ways to Unlock Your Company's Creative Juices

If entrepreneurial companies are to thrive, then creativity has to become a major component of their DNA.
Maite Baron
Spoiler Alert -- This Season's Hottest TV Shows Hold Valuable Lessons for Entrepreneurs
Creativity

Spoiler Alert -- This Season's Hottest TV Shows Hold Valuable Lessons for Entrepreneurs

These trends from the small screen might provide insights about how to be a better performer in the business world.
Star Cunningham
Competition Is for Sissies
Competitive Advantages

Competition Is for Sissies

Your goal is to dominate. Leave endless competition to those who want to play games.
Grant Cardone
Richard Branson Announces Unlimited Vacation Policy for Virgin Staffers
Work-Life Balance

Richard Branson Announces Unlimited Vacation Policy for Virgin Staffers

The billionaire will allow employees to take time off whenever they want and without prior approval -- provided they still get their work done.
Geoff Weiss
Russell Simmons' No. 1 Rule for Success
Russell Simmons

Russell Simmons' No. 1 Rule for Success

The hip-hop tycoon uses this simple technique to focus on his goals.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
10 Steps to Change Your Life: A Step-By-Step Guide
How To

10 Steps to Change Your Life: A Step-By-Step Guide

Clear out the mental clutter and the day's distractions to focus on what you think is important.
Nina Zipkin
Moving From Brain Dead to Awakening Ideas
Creativity

Moving From Brain Dead to Awakening Ideas

Have you ever been under the gun to create something new but the ideas just weren't flowing? Here's how to get over the creativity block.
Amazing Quotes to Inspire You Out of a Creative Rut
Creativity

Amazing Quotes to Inspire You Out of a Creative Rut

To get your mind flowing with ideas, consider the advice of these great thinkers throughout history.
Peter Gasca